Philosophy

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain travels back to the time of Rousseua and part two of a look at his futuristic visions on Goverenment.

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain travels back to the time of Rousseau, and part one of a long at his futuristic visions on education.

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain travels back to the time of Rousseau and part one of a look at his futuristic visions on education.

Radiolab: The Bad Show

Aug 5, 2012
Adam Cole / WNYC

Airs Monday, August 6 at 8:00 p.m.   Cruelty, violence, badness... This episode of Radiolab, we wrestle with the dark side of human nature, and ask whether it's something we can ever really understand, or fully escape. We encounter a man who scrambles our notions of good and evil, turn to one of the most famous (and misunderstood) psychology experiments ever, talk to  a man who chased one of the most prolific serial killers in US history. then got a chance to ask him the question that had haunted him for years: why?

Radiolab: After Life

Jul 22, 2012

Airs Monday, July 23 at 8:00 p.m.  What happens at the moment when we slip from life...to the other side? Is it a moment? If it is, when exactly does it happen? And what happens afterward? It’s an episode full of questions that don't have easy answers. Radiolab stares down the very moment of passing, and speculates about what may lay beyond.

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