Saturday, May 23, 2015, 3:00pm
From medicine to the movies, the horrifying to the holy, and history to the present day — we consider the power and magic of the red liquid that runs through our veins. We meet an artist who opened his veins and got labeled a terrorist, douse ourselves in the meat and metaphors of blood in...
Saturday, May 16, 2015, 3:00pm
The quest for scientific knowledge is one of the great and noble pursuits of humankind. It's also one of the most dangerous, frustrating, ego-driven, transcendent, dirty, sublime, tedious, demoralizing, inspiring . . . you get the idea. This hour, stories of love and loss in the name of science...
Saturday, May 9, 2015, 3:00pm
All the world’s a stage. So we push through the fourth wall, pierce the spandex-ed heart of professional wrestling, and travel 400 years into the past to unmask our obsession with authenticity and our desire to walk the line between reality and fantasy.
Saturday, May 2, 2015, 3:00pm
The show hosts share listener favorites, including a look at the biology of how we perceive sound, and a story about what pilots experience when they fly at extraordinary speeds.