WNYC

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WNYC 93.9 FM and AM 820 are America's most listened-to public radio stations, reaching over one million listeners each week. WNYC FM 93.9 broadcasts a broad range of daily news, talk, cultural and classical music programming, while WNYC AM 820 maintains a stronger focus on breaking news and international/ global news reporting. WNYC, New York Public Radio maintains a busy centralized newsroom and its award-winning reporters contribute regularly to local news broadcasts and to the nationally aired news programs Morning Edition, All Things Considered and Marketplace. WNYC produces signature daily interview programs, hosted by Brian Lehrer, Leonard Lopate and John Schaefer as well as the nationally broadcast Radiolab, On the Media, Studio 360, Selected Shorts and Freakonomics Radio. 

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We all laugh. This hour of Radiolab asks why.

  • Added: Sep 16, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
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Mystery, intrigue, and a goat standing on top of a cow.

  • Added: Sep 09, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
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One tidy mathematical formula may hold the key to how cities work. We take to the streets to test the numbers.

  • Added: Sep 02, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
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The surprising ways that loops steer -- and sometimes derail -- our lives.

  • Added: Aug 26, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
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Stories of getting stuck, and breaking free.

  • Added: Aug 19, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
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How one sentence -- just 60 words written in the hours after the September 11 attacks -- became the legal foundation for the "war on terror."

  • Added: Aug 12, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
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Chimps. Bonobos. Humans. We're all great apes, but that doesn’t mean we’re one happy family.

  • Added: Aug 05, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
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Remembering is a tricky, unstable business. This hour: a look behind the curtain of how memories are made...and unmade.

  • Added: Jul 28, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Danielle Motindabeka in the WNYC studio
When Radio Rookie Danielle Motindabeka came to the United States at age 13, she didn’t speak English. By the time she was in high school, Danielle ...

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  • Added: Jul 23, 2014
  • Length: 07:15
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Marvin Ramos and daughter Hailey
There is less research on adolescent fathers than on mothers — much less — and most of it focuses on the impact to the child if a dad is not in hi...

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  • Added: Jul 23, 2014
  • Length: 10:28
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Paula Dinh, a student at West Brooklyn Community High School, Credit: Jennifer Hsu/WNYC
It was a battle to the end for high school senior Paula Dinh. After years of skipping class and other bad habits, followed by a big push to change ...

  • Added: Jul 22, 2014
  • Length: 07:30
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The "mind" and "self" were formerly the domain of philosophers & priests. But this hour, neurologists lead the charge.

  • Added: Jul 22, 2014
  • Length: 58:58
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It’s almost impossible to imagine a world without words. But this hour, we try to do just that.

  • Added: Jul 15, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
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Where does our sense of right and wrong come from?

  • Added: Jul 08, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
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This hour, a series of face-offs that shine a light on the human condition, the benefit of coming at something from a different side, and the price...

  • Added: Jul 01, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
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This hour of Radiolab: is death a disease that can be cured?

  • Added: Jun 24, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
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What is music? Why does it move us? How does the brain process sound, and why are some people better at it than others?

  • Added: Jun 17, 2014
  • Length: 58:58
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In this hour of Radiolab: reframing our ideas about normalcy. Is there ever really a norm?

  • Added: Jun 10, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
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This hour of Radiolab centers around a chilling question: how well can you ever really know the people around you?

  • Added: Jun 03, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
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The mystery in the middle.

  • Added: May 27, 2014
  • Length: 58:59