Sunday, August 28, 2016, 4:00pm
Neuroscientist Richard Davidson will tell us about the four factors that lead to a person's well-being. Are we born with them? And if we are, can they be strengthened through exercise?
Sunday, August 21, 2016, 4:00pm
Wisconsin is a “purple state” that has elected both Republican and Democratic officials and battled over a gubernatorial recall. In this hour, political scientist Katherine Cramer explores the split between rural and urban areas of the state, drawing on the field research she covers in her new...
Sunday, August 14, 2016, 4:00pm
Psychologist Joseph Newman and neuroscientist Mike Koenings share some of their considerable research into the phenomenon of psychopathy, also known as antisocial personality disorder.
Sunday, August 7, 2016, 4:00pm
Sylvia Plath became one of the America’s foremost poets, novelists, and short story authors of the 20th century, and her formative but turbulent relationship with British poet Ted Hughes led her to create a confessional genre of poetry and her semi-autobiographical novel The Bell Jar.