with Jad Abumrad and Robert Krulwich

Investigating a strange world.

  • Tweak the Vote

    Nov 5, 2018
    On the eve of the midterm elections, we look at one tweak to voting that could help bring democracy back from the brink …
  • War of the Worlds

    Oct 30, 2018
    For the 80th anniversary of Orson Welles' 1938 radio play "The War of the Worlds," we take a deep dive into one of the most controversial moments in broadcasting history.
  • In the No Part 3

    Oct 26, 2018
    From hookups to apps to whips, we go looking for the key to a conversation that should be happening, but isn't.
  • In the No Part 2

    Oct 19, 2018
    We dive into the gray zone of consent and wrestle with questions of culpability, generational divides, and the utility of fear in changing our culture.
  • In the No Part 1

    Oct 11, 2018
    Kaitlin Prest had a lot of things to say about the word "No." And on her podcast "The Heart," she said them in a way we couldn't shake. Today, we talk to Kaitlin, and hear her story.
  • Infective Heredity

    Sep 21, 2018
    Today, a fast moving, sidestepping, gene-swapping free-for-all that would’ve made Darwin’s head spin.
  • 27: The Most Perfect Album

    Sep 19, 2018
    More Perfect is back with a Constitutional mix-tape and off-beat stories about each of the 27 Amendments. 
  • Baby Blue Blood Drive

    Aug 29, 2018
    Horseshoe crabs harbor a half-billion-year-old secret: a superpower that helped them outlive the dinosaurs. But it hasn’t just been saving their butts, it’s been saving ours too.