Fresh Air

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Fresh Air from WHYY, the Peabody Award-winning weekday magazine of contemporary arts and issues, is one of public radio's most popular programs. Hosted by Terry Gross, the show features intimate conversations with today's biggest luminaries.
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48:26 | Jul 31st, 2019

'Washington Post' tech columnist Geoffrey Fowler talks about how web browsers, phone apps, and smart speakers are tracking users, even when they're asleep. Fowler listened to four years' worth of audi...Show More

aliceko recommended:

Everybody even slightly concerned with data privacy needs to listen to this. Real look into how devices harvest personal information when yo...Show More

47:36 | Apr 16th, 2019

Bill McKibben, who first warned of climate change 30 years ago, says its effects are now upon us. He talks about heat waves, fires, flooding, drought, and, soon, millions of climate refugees. "The ide...Show More

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48:47 | Feb 11th, 2019

From sports drinks to protein powders, compression therapy to cupping, there's a whole industry of products and services designed to help us adapt to and recover from exercise. But does any of it work...Show More

bychrischeung recommended:

Mythbusters dude tells you how to survive a car that's plunged underwater and how he almost died (the lesson saved a viewer's life! ).

48:17 | Jan 14th

Reporters Joe Palazzolo and Michael Rothfeld won a Pulitzer for their investigation of Trump's 2016 hush money payments to Karen McDougal and porn star Stormy Daniels. Their new book is 'The Fixers: T...Show More

50:54 | Dec 3rd, 2019

When BJ Miller was a college sophomore he was out late with some friends and climbed onto a parked commuter train. In a freak accident, he was electrocuted and eventually lost both legs below the knee...Show More

serena recommended:

I listen to every interview with Dr BJ Miller that I can, because there is so much to learn from his life and his thoughtful approach to, we...Show More

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