Sunday, May 8, 2016, 4:00pm
If you've noticed an increase in temperatures and extreme weather and a decline in ice cover of lakes, then you're not alone. Stephen Vavrus is a senior scientist at the Nelson Institute Center for Climatic Research , whose research suggests temperatures and extreme weather have been increasing...
Sunday, May 15, 2016, 4:00pm
In the spring of 1968, they were an unlikely group of protesters, most of them with ties to the Catholic church. Author Shawn Peters tells the story of the Catonsville Nine and their attack on the Selective Service system.
Sunday, May 22, 2016, 4:00pm
Why do we find stories so compelling? What's contained within a human narrative that makes it spellbinding to the listener? And can our love of stories help explain our similar craving for music? Neuroscientist Indre Viskontas studies the relationship between stories and neuroscience, and her...
Sunday, May 29, 2016, 4:00pm
Is the U.S. losing its grip as a global power? Alfred McCoy, editor of "Endless Empire," will compare America today with the decline of the Spanish and British empires.