Radiolab

A two-time Peabody Award-winner, Radiolab is an investigation told through sounds and stories, and centered around one big idea. In the Radiolab world, information sounds like music and science and culture collide. Hosted by Jad Abumrad and Robert Krulwich, the show is designed for listeners who demand skepticism, but appreciate wonder. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including On the Media, Snap Judgment, Death, Sex & Money, Nancy and Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin. © WNYC Studios

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Shorts: Damn It, Basal Ganglia


The basal ganglia is a core part of the brain, deep inside your skull, that helps control movement. Unless something upsets the chain of command. In this short, Jad and Robert meet a young researcher who was studying what happens when the basal ganglia g


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 10 August 2011  12m
 
 

Shorts: A 4-Track Mind


In this short, a neurologist issues a dare to a ragtime piano player and a famous conductor. When the two men face off in an fMRI machine, the challenge is so unimaginably difficult that one man instantly gives up. But the other achieves a musical feat t


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 27 July 2011  19m
 
 

REBROADCAST: Detective Stories


We're celebrating summer with a classic episode of Radiolab--full of mystery, intrigue...and a goat standing on a cow. We haven't actually tried listening to it around a campfire, but we're betting it would totally work. See you in two weeks with a new s


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 12 July 2011  59m
 
 

Shorts: Curious Sounds: A Radiolab Concert


In this short, Jad presents the electrifying sounds of three mind-bending musical acts: Brooklyn duo Buke & Gass, drummer Glenn Kotche of Wilco, and the one-and-only Reggie Watts. Their performances were recorded live at our Curious Sounds concert ea


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 28 June 2011  46m
 
 

Shorts: A Clockwork Miracle


In 1562, King Philip II needed a miracle. So he commissioned one from a highly-skilled clockmaker. In this short, a king's deal with God leads to an intricate mechanical creation, and Jad heads to the Smithsonian to investigate. 


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 15 June 2011  19m
 
 

Talking to Machines


What can machines tell us about being human?


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 01 June 2011  1h4m
 
 

Shorts: Dogs Gone Wild


In this short, a family dog disappears into the woods...and the mystery of what happened to him raises a big question about what it means to be wild.


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 18 May 2011  19m
 
 

Shorts: Cosmic Habituation


In this short, Jonathan Schooler tells us about a discovery that launched his career and led to a puzzle that has haunted him ever since.


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 04 May 2011  16m
 
 

Radiolab Video: Symmetry


Is the world full of deep symmetries and ordered pairs? Or do we live in a lopsided universe? This striking video by Everynone plays with our yearning for balance, and reveals how beautiful imperfect matches can be. The video was inspired by our episode


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 19 April 2011  n/a
 
 

Desperately Seeking Symmetry


From hair parts to the origin of the universe, how symmetry shapes our existence.


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 19 April 2011  57m