History of ice, Evaluating advice

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This summer 2018 file photo provided by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration shows the U.S. Coast Guard Icebreaker Healy on a research cruise in the Chukchi Sea of the Arctic Ocean. The National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska borders the Chukchi Sea to the west.

We talk to the author of a book all about the cultural role of ice. Then, a reporter shares her work talking to people about advice and how to evaluate it.

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    A writer on history and the environment explains how ice transformed American culture.

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    Advice is everywhere, but it’s not all good. We talk about how to tell if the advice you’re getting — whether it’s from your therapist or your mother — is good, or should be ignored.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Sarah Hopefl Technical Director
  • Tim Peterson Producer
  • Colleen Leahy Producer
  • Amy Brady Guest
  • Allie Volpe Guest

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