April 2014

Risk and Rationality

The world is a risky place where all sorts of nasty things could happen.  So, how do we decide what to do when there are risks at every turn?

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Is Being Human More Like Being a Weed than Like Being Water?

You are human, and so am I. We can both agree on that. But what does it mean to say of someone that they are human?  

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What's on your summer reading list for 2014?

Every year, we do a special program called the Summer Reading List. As we're preparing for this year's show, we want to know what YOU, our fans and listeners, are planning to read this year. 

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Conspiracy Theories

What’s your first association with the title of this week’s show? Do you think of conspiracy theories as the kind of theories that paranoid nutjobs relentlessly like to spout? 

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