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NASA's Curious Universe

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

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Come get curious with NASA. As an official NASA podcast, Curious Universe brings you mind-blowing science and space adventures you won't find anywhere else. Explore the cosmos alongside astronauts, scientists, engineers, and other top NASA experts who are achieving remarkable feats in science, space exploration, and aeronautics. Learn something new about the wild and wonderful universe we share. All you need to get started is a little curiosity. NASA's Curious Universe is an official NASA po ...
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Getting Curious with Jonathan Van Ness

Sony Music Entertainment / Jonathan Van Ness

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Join Jonathan Van Ness (Queer Eye) each week as they explore everything under (and sometimes beyond!) the sun with scientists, historians, activists, entertainers, and other brilliant guest experts. New episodes of Getting Curious drop on Wednesdays. On Mondays, join us for Pretty Curious. our podcast on all things beauty! Subscribe to Extra Curious for exclusive episodes of Ask JVN, where Jonathan's answering your questions about sex, dating, and more. You can follow Getting Curious on Inst ...
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But Why is a show led by kids. They ask the questions and we find the answers. It’s a big interesting world out there. On But Why, we tackle topics large and small, about nature, words, even the end of the world. Know a kid with a question? Record it with a smartphone. Be sure to include your kid's first name, age, and town and send the recording to questions@butwhykids.org!
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Come Curious

Florence Bark & Reed | QCODE

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Home of the world's most OPEN, HONEST & EXPLICIT conversations! You’ll be hearing all of our juicy sex stories, getting professional sex advice from therapists to dominatrix’s and spilling horny tea with your favorite public figures. Curious f**kers… welcome to COME CURIOUS the podcast. Hosted by award winning sex & relationship content creators, sex educators & p0rn directors: Florence Bark and Reed Amber. Please rate and review if you’ve learnt something from us! C U NEXT THURSDAY CURIOUS ...
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Bay Curious is a show about your questions – and the adventures you find when you go looking for the answers. Join host Olivia Allen-Price to explore all aspects of the San Francisco Bay Area – from the debate over "Frisco", to the dinosaurs that once roamed California, to the causes of homelessness. Whether you lived here your whole life, or just arrived, Bay Curious will deepen your understanding of this place you call home.
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Want to get better at work? At managing others? Managing yourself? Gayle Allen interviews experts who take your performance to the next level. Each episode features a book with insights to help you achieve your goals.
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Are you looking for a more interesting way to learn English? English Learning for Curious Minds is a podcast for intermediate-advanced English learners. Learn weird and wonderful things about the world at the same time as improving your English. Every episode comes with an interactive transcript, subtitles and key vocabulary and is spoken at a speed you can understand. Join listeners from 189 countries and discover a more interesting way of improving your English. Find the bonus episodes, in ...
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Join Greg James, sports presenter Betty Glover, F1 broadcaster – and lifelong fanatic – Christian Hewgill and a rolling cast of drivers and characters from across the grid to take you inside the fascinating world of Formula 1.
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Curious Matter Anthology is a multi-award winning fiction podcast that adapts stories from the world’s best Sci-fi, and Horror writers into fully immersive audio movies. Strap in and let your ears take you on an adventure to the most imaginative places in the literary universe. Season 3, launching June 18th, is taking a bold leap forward. We're transitioning to a seasonal anthology format, dedicating the entire season to a single epic story titled "The Exile." This audacious adventure will t ...
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Curiously Wise explores the intersection of our human experience and our spiritual experience, focusing on the ways each supports and enhances the other. Ready to explore with me and my amazing guests? Let’s get curious!
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The Splendid Table has always connected people through the common language of food and eating. Now with award-winning food journalist Francis Lam at the helm, we’re bringing forward even more fresh voices and surprising conversations at the intersection of food, people and culture – covering everything from the global appeal of sesame to the impact of Instagram on everyday eating. It’s a food show where everyone is welcome. Produced by American Public Media.
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A History Podcast for Kids! Parents love us, Teachers love us, and most importantly, kids do too! History can be amazing, inspiring and relevant to anyone. We love to share the stories of Spies, funny foods, George Washington's foibles, early advancements in cartooning and ballooning and much more! A professional music score and important songs accompany nearly every themed episode. Proud Kids Listen Member @pastandcurious
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A true crime podcast where two friends journey through true crime cases in a lighthearted and in-depth way. That means we give the details without being boring as hell. Sometimes we cuss, but murderers are dicks.
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Introducing the podcast where curiosity meets connection. Join us as we discuss captivating stories and ideas, and engage in thought-provoking conversations. From strange behaviors, odd inventions, and quirky ideas to life-changing stories begging to be shared. We offer our curious listeners answers to the questions they’ve always wanted to ask.
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The Curious Builder is a podcast that gives a voice to Minnesota building industry professionals, providing them a platform to tell their stories about starting and growing their businesses, highlighting challenges and wins, and revealing insights listeners may apply to their own businesses and experiences.
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The Curious Clinicians

The Curious Clinicians

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The Curious Clinicians is a medical podcast that asks "why?". Why do diseases present in certain ways? What are the mechanisms of treatments we use? Why does the human body function as it does? Join us to explore these questions and many more.
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Curious Creatures

Lol Tolhurst & Budgie

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Hosts Lol Tolhurst (The Cure) and Budgie (Siouxsie and the Banshees) explore post punk's enduring legacy and contemporary relevance. Lol and Budgie welcome luminaries from all walks of life for revealing, yet relaxed conversation. Audience questions are answered at the end of each episode.
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Less canceling. More curiosity. Each episode explores the questions people think, but don't ask, due to cultural hypnosis or being taboo. The mission here is to inspire curiosity by exploring nuance & breaking free from the bubble of the algorithm. Each conversation is wildly different than the last, so bring your ADD & your earbuds & have a look around! You'll hear subjects like mental health, health & wellness, biohacking, adult friendship, finances, science & technology, true stories, cul ...
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Curious Objects

The Magazine Antiques

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Through interviews with leading figures in the world of fine and decorative arts, Curious Objects—a podcast from The Magazine Antiques—explores the hidden histories, the little-known facts, the intricacies, and the idiosyncrasies that breathe life and energy into historical works of craft and art.
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'The Curious Mind' is a podcast by psychologist, psychotherapist, and Buddhist scholar Dr. Gabriel Ellis. In essays and interviews we cover a wide range of psychological and social topics with depth and complexity. For more information and therapy requests see https://www.gabriel-ellis.com/
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Historian David Borys dives deep into the fascinating world of Canadian history in this bi-weekly podcast exploring everything from the wonderful to the weird to the downright dark. Get add free content at Patreon! Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.
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What do you wonder about the people, places and culture of Minnesota? Listen to our community-driven reporting project, which invites listeners to ask questions that our newsroom researches and answers.
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Mom Curious

Hoff Studios

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Mom Curious is a safe space for those who are interested in parenthood, but may feel too nervous to ask their mom friends the juicy questions and would love to be a fly on the wall for some short, candid conversations between mothers! Follow Daniella Rabbani and the podcast on Instagram! @daniellarabbani @momcuriouspodcast And watch the full episodes on our YouTube!
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Curious Ones By Yandara

Yandara Yoga Institute

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Yandara Yoga Institute is a world renowned yoga education program facility. Our aim for the podcast, hosted by Yael Ginzburg, is to make the great knowledge of our teachers and teachers around the world, accessible to our wider community and to help you apply their teachings to day to day life. This wisdom is meant to inspire you to remember your connection to the energetic world. New episode every other Tuesday. Please share the podcast, if you enjoyed it, to help this knowledge reach more ...
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Choose to be Curious is a show all about curiosity. We talk about research and theory, but mostly it's conversations about how curiosity shows up in work and life. Now syndicated and available via Pacifica RadioNetwork.
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With skyrocketing rates of depression, increasing rates of poverty, hostile political radicalism, and so much more, it’s obvious that our modern society is failing us. Unfortunately, we’re struggling to navigate these many personal and social challenges because of a culture that promotes binary thinking (us vs them, black vs white, etc) & influences us to undermine our own well-being. Through controversial freethought, philosophical inquiry, and intellectual rigor, we seek to empower individ ...
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Conversații cu antreprenori, inovatori și pionieri cu povești remarcabile despre gândirea și experiența umană din spatele performanței, victoriile, căderile, strategiile, practicile, fricile și emoția din business. Parte a interviurilor sunt înregistrate live, în sala Teatrului Apollo 111.
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The Curious Girl Diaries

thecuriousgirldiaries.com

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Hi I'm Layla London. I'm just the girl next door who recently decided to explore her sexuality. After a 3.5 year, self imposed, dry spell I woke up one day and said "What the heck am I doing to myself?". Why have I just shut off that side of my sexuality? I need physical contact badly. I decided to stop "wasting the pretty" and get out there! Having set out on my "sexual road trip" I'm scratching things off my sex bucket list. I'm getting laid, exploring "kinks" (a word I really didn't know ...
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FAST & CURIOUS

Lea-Sophie Cramer, Verena Pausder

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Fast & Curious ist der Business-Podcast mit Lea-Sophie Cramer und Verena Pausder. Die beiden Gründerinnen sprechen über Unternehmertum, Aktuelles aus der Gründerszene, Investments, Wirtschaftstrends…und übers Leben. Verena und Lea sind zwei der bekanntesten weiblichen Gesichter der deutschen Startupszene und lieben es sich immer wieder neuen Herausforderungen und Ideen zu stellen. Bei Fast & Curious teilen sie ihr Wissen, erzählen von ihren persönlichen Erfahrungen, lernen von ihren Gästen u ...
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Curious Curmudgeons

Barnabas Piper & Adam Read

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If you love to explore ideas and consider life deeply . . . but you also can’t hold your tongue or help rolling your eyes at some of life’s crazy, then this podcast is for you. Join Barnabas Piper & Adam Read in their exploration of (and occasional grumpiness at) big issues in life as Christians.
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A collection of the world's most adventurous authors and best investigative journalists. Join fellow listeners and subscribe to the newsletter: https://curiousworldview.beehiiv.com/subscribe Want to hear the insane collapse of Communism and installation of Capitalism in 90's Russia? Check out #111 w/ Bill Browder Want to hear the journey from the last person from the stolen generation? Check out #34 w/ 'Big' Mike Salbro Want to hear, in depth, the life story of Freidreich Nietzsche? Check ou ...
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Discover and explore nature together. For families, home educators and teachers who want to support children to live in touch with nature. Let's rewild childhood. Hosted by Rachel Mills, educator, animation producer and founder of Buttercup Learning in conversation with our nature-curious guests.
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Our Curious Amalgam

American Bar Association

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Our Curious Amalgam explores topics in antitrust, competition, consumer protection, data protection, and privacy law around the world with leading experts in those areas. It is an amalgam because it is a group of diverse topics all in one place. It is curious because it gets the experts and asks them in-depth questions.
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I'm not sure I've ever thrown up harder than I did last night... It frothed the toilet water. Let's chat about what that means when it comes to what you're making right now. www.thecuriouspod.com/questions/pukingart ※ - The Map Of Recording Locations: www.thecuriouspod.com/map - The Podcast Hotline: (612) 584-9330 - Thank you to Wild Pony for the t…
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As Charles Leclerc has a historic home win in Monaco, Greg and Christian take a look back at all the big talking points in the race. There's also time to meet some listeners' F1-inspired pets and we look at how the fallout of an on-track incident could impact Alpine. EXCLUSIVE NordVPN Deal ➼ https://nordvpn.com/tfatc Try it risk-free now with a 30-…
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Several episodes back, season 9 episode 15, we had on as a guest Alan Greer to talk about alcohol and its role in early colonial North America. One of the areas that was touched upon, that I thought would make an excellent future episode was alcohol’s role in the fur trade. As many are probably aware much of Canada’s early interactions between Firs…
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✍︎: The Curious Worldview Newsletter - the ultimate compliment to the podcast... Russ Roberts – Taleb & Hitchens Scott Patterson – Taleb & Chaos Kings Magnus Ranstorp – Terrorism & Political Violence James Robinson – Why Nations Fail Follow me on Instagram - @ryanfhogg Samo Burja founded Bismarck Analysis, of which Bismarck Brief has spun off, whic…
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I (Daniella) wish I knew about Vered when my babies were still babies! That's why she's here today: Vered Benhorin is a music therapist, psychotherapist, and founder of Baby in Tune whose classes are beloved by New York parents. She teaches parents how to strengthen their attachment with their baby through mindfulness, play and music. Her award win…
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Allure Editor in Chief Jessica Cruel just got back from a trip to South Korea and is ready to share all the latest beauty recs from her travels with us! Jessica and Jonathan go deep on her journey to Allure, what she’s seen change in the industry, and where she thinks the future lies. Plus, who better than this Best of Beauty expert to get real wit…
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Episode 93: Milk has been a lot of things through the years, but it was often poisonous, spoiled or both. Learn about how far we've come in making milk safe, and who may or may not have helped us get to the root cause of what was making milk dangerous. From Dr. Anna Bixby and the mystery of Milk Sickness to Gail Borden who invented condensed milk, …
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Send us a Text Message. Breanna Wilson is a freelance travel writer & photographer who found out her travel plans got Corona canceled mid-flight & ended up being stuck in the country of Georgia. She shares how her first trip to Mongolia started with a photo on Instagram, agreeing to ride wild horses & what it’s like to live with nomadic Mongolian f…
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While on site at the ABA Antitrust Law Section's Annual Spring Meeting in April 2024, the Our Curious Amalgam team sat down with competition regulators from around the world to talk about their current and future enforcement priorities. We also got to know them a little better as people. In this episode, Alicia Downey finds out what's happening in …
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In this episode of The Curious Builder podcast, hosts Mark Williams sit down with guests Steve Berg and Eric Britt from Minnesota Bank & Trust to dive into the world of banking and building trust with clients. From discussing the importance of strong relationships in private banking to navigating client partnerships for large-scale projects, the ep…
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We are BACK after a small hiatus while Charnell delt with a family emergency. Thanks for understanding! Jennifer Mee along with her then boyfriend Lamont Newton and friend Laron Raiford conspired together to use Jennifer as bait to lure people to a secluded area to rob them at gunpoint. When Shannon Griffin fights back, his life is tragically taken…
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Hey sexy listeners! 💋 Dive back in time with me as I revisit my second-ever podcast episode from 2016! 🌟 We’re talking about my very first sex bucket list and all the naughty adventures I dreamed of. From thrilling threesomes to those steamy interracial encounters, squirting fun, G-spot orgasms, and exploring the wild world of BDSM - I've got updat…
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Bookmark this: Kac plans to offer courses and lessons to support students and others who are interested in becoming a Rainbow Witch. The intention is for those to be offered online later in the year [2024]. Date: TBD. Kac's enthusiasm for the next phase of this project is contagious. I'll update with a link when I know more. The Rainbow Witch: Enha…
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As a philosopher of consciousness, Hegel was little interested in people's egocentric navel-gazing. But isn't this necessary for psychotherapy? After all, in therapy we want to overcome individual suffering. In this episode, I demonstrate how Hegel's perspective is not only compatible with therapy but even essential. Youtube: https://youtu.be/WiRWV…
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Get ready for an action-packed Memorial Day weekend with our ultimate sports guide! We have the highlights from the iconic Indy 500 and glamorous Monaco Grand Prix to the thrilling Coca-Cola 600 and French Open. Plus, updates on the groundbreaking NCAA ruling, TNT losing NBA rights, and the FA Cup Final showdown. Stay informed and impress at your B…
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This week, we’ve got suggestions to start your summer reading list. First, we sit down with bestselling author and poet Aimee Nezhukumatathil to talk about her upbringing and the nature of her poetry. She writes about her parent’s gardens and their food, and how she carries her childhood experiences with her today. Her latest book is Bite By Bite: …
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Mihai este fondatorul Origo, o companie care a creat, practic, lumea cafelei de specialitate în România. Ce mi s-a părut mereu interesant este că Origo nu a crescut prin extindere pe orizontală - nu are francize, nu are zeci de locații - ci mergând tot mai adânc pe firul cafelei, până la origine. Sunt furnizori de cafea, de echipamente, de educație…
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Get ready for an amazing yet totally true adventure from the 1990s, when on a warm Arizona morning, four men and four women left the earths atmosphere…and did not return for 2 years and 20 minutes. Yet their feet never left the ground. This is the incredible story of Biosphere 2, a bold and controversial American experiment to see if human beings c…
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Amanda Knox's study abroad adventure turned into a nightmare when her housemate was brutally murdered and she found all police attention pointed at her. In this episode, we'll learn about the twists and turns of this murder case that gripped Italy, the UK and the United States. Overview of Amanda Knox case Perugia as a popular student city Meredith…
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There's a hidden meaning behind the koi fish stencils, which can be found all over the Bay Area, and in some other cities too. In this episode, reporter Tamuna Chkareuli introduces us to artist Jeremy Novy's, the artist behind the koi, and we learn how to decode the hidden message within each design. Additional Reading: Web post: Ever Seen A Koi Fi…
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Erika Lust, legendary ethical porn director and pioneer, joins the pod to talk about her incredible 20 year career! Follow Erika @erikalustfilms Watch the full video and support the pod on our Patreon! https://www.patreon.com/comecurious Produced and edited by @sillygooseteam Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices…
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Im “Catchup” sprechen Lea und Verena über die German Start-up Awards und über das Wundervolle an Auslandsjahren sowie darüber, warum Leistung und Größenwahn wieder cool sein sollten und in welchem Bereich die beiden die Besten sein wollen. Im “Deep dive” lernen sie von Henrik Haverkamp, Geschäftsführer für Wella Deutschland, Österreich und der Schw…
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In Part 2 of a special two-part podcast, host Benjamin Miller speaks again with Peter Siebert, president and CEO of Philadelphia’s Independence Seaport Museum, this time about a Revolutionary War–era naval signal book made for English Admiral Richard Howe. “Prepare to haul to the wind together on the starboard tack when in order of battle, and the …
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As women, how much do we really know about how our body works, and how to tune into it’s natural rhythm? The Universe is in a constant state of flow. We are part of this as well. When we become aware of that rhythm, we can harness it’s power in our favor, and truly create lives full of purpose and meaning. In this episode, Yael Ginzburg speaks with…
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Alex speaks with Kent Roach about a topic that many Canadians may overlook when thinking about issues that are recurring at home: wrongful convictions and the victims thereof. Episode Notes: - Kent's award-winning book "Wrongfully Convicted: Guilty Pleas, Imagined Crimes, and What Canada Must Do to Safeguard Justice" https://a.co/d/d9mB5cN - Canadi…
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In this episode of the Curious Curmudgeon Podcast, Barnabas Piper and co-curmudgeon, Adam Read, take a stroll through their church histories, examining the fabric of their faith from childhood to the present. They reflect on their formative years in the pews, the nuances of congregational life across different geographies, and the profound impact o…
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It’s been ten years since self-described “questionologist" Warren Berger first published his best-selling book A More Beautiful Question: The Power of Inquiry to Spark Breakthrough Ideas.Now, more than ever, we need the power and importance of thoughtful — and, as he would say: beautiful — questions.And what of the intersection of curiosity and que…
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Take an immersive audio journey to the red planet in Curious Matter Anthology: Season 3 - The Exile Out wherever you listen to podcasts on June 18th. Early Access and Ad-free listening available exclusively on Apple Podcasts. Be the first to listen by subscribing to CMA Universe+ today! Written and Directed by: Jonathan Pezza | Voice Direction by: …
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Website: https://www.veronapress.com/contributed/disposable-carts-the-5-best-brands-for-sale/article_e95bfdee-f1c3-11ee-8fe8-fb94a994b030.html Disposable Carts: Convenient and Sanitary Solutions for Various Needs Disposable carts have become a popular choice for a variety of purposes due to their convenience and sanitary benefits. Whether used in t…
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Rob Chavez, an associate professor at the University of Oregon, joins me to discuss his field of computational social neuroscience. In addition to exploring his unique field of study, we also take a look at the weaknesses and strengths of brain imaging, the current state of neuroscience, the future impacts of AI, the importance of remembering "the …
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We’re surrounded by people with knowledge. The manager who can provide expert feedback or the colleague who has important information. These kinds of insights can help us achieve our goals.Yet as much as we need that knowledge, we often don’t act in ways that invite it. It’s when the project runs behind or we can’t make our numbers that we realize,…
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It was difficult to walk around downtown St. Paul in the early 2000s without running into Snoopy, Linus, Lucy and Charlie Brown. Over five summers, the "Peanuts on Parade" public art campaign peppered the beloved comic strip characters throughout creator Charles Schulz's hometown. Reporter Katie Galioto joins host Eric Roper to discuss the backgrou…
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Where is the border between sky and space? That's what 5-year-old Matthias of Durham, New Hampshire wants to know. Alesandra, 3 of Bella Vista, Arkansas wants to know why we can't hold air. In this episode from 2020, we’re joined by anthropologist Hugh Raffles, a professor at The New School, and by astronomer John O'Meara, chief scientist at the Ke…
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The Curious Clinicians answer a gigantic oncologic and evolutionary question: Why don't elephants get (as much) cancer? Watch this episode on our new YouTube channel here, and read the show notes here! Click here to obtain AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ (0.5 hours), Non-Physician Attendance (0.5 hours), or ABIM MOC Part 2 (0.5 hours). Audio edited by …
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Greg Overton's oil paintings have been praised for their ability to tell a story, evoke primal feelings, and remind us of the importance of connection and balance. The core of his work is his portraits of Native Americans that are powerful and seem to convey souls of the subjects. Overton's fascination with the American West began at a young age. H…
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On April 8, 2024, North America experienced its last total solar eclipse until the 2040s. As the Moon’s shadow fell across the U.S., NASA sent Curious Universe producers out into the field across the path of totality to talk to space nerds and eclipse scientists. In this special bonus episode of our Sun Series, we’ll relive the special day together…
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In this episode of the Curious About Nature podcast, host Rachel Mills talks with Dr. Sarah Pye about her life's journey from sailing adventures to wildlife conservation. Dr. Pye shares her experiences of living in various parts of the world and how they shaped her commitment to nature. She discusses her work with sun bears in Borneo, her children'…
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