Oct 25, 2013 | 53:59Tapestry "Zealot" with author Reza Aslan Audio
Tapestry "Zealot" with author Reza Aslan Oct 25, 2013 | 53:59Reza Aslan made an infamous appearance on Fox News when the interviewer challenged him about why a Muslim would write a book about Jesus. On this episode, Reza Aslan tells the story of the man he calls "the most interesting person who ever lived."
Apr 14, 2014 | 54:00Ideas The Science of Shakespeare Audio
Ideas The Science of Shakespeare Apr 14, 2014 | 54:00William Shakespeare was born 450 years ago this month, into a period when new ideas about the human body, the earth and the universe were threatening the old medieval worldview. Journalist and author Dan Falk examines the science of the Bard of Avon.
Oct 17, 2013 | 54:59Rewind Alice Munro on Morningside 1996 Audio
Rewind Alice Munro on Morningside 1996 Oct 17, 2013 | 54:59Rewind presents an hour long vintage conversation between Peter Gzowski, long time host of CBC Radio's Morningside, and the brilliant short story writer Alice Munro, who won the Nobel Prize for literature last week.
Nov 24, 2013 | 53:59Spark Training Your Brain for Happiness, Robot Torture, the Pre-Digi Selfie, Privacy and the NSA, Status and Attention. Audio
Spark Training Your Brain for Happiness, Robot Torture, the Pre-Digi Selfie, Privacy and the NSA, Status and Attention. Nov 24, 2013 | 53:59Aimee Morrison on the history of selfies. Alice Marwick on her book Status Update. Kate Darling on legally protecting robots from abuse. Rick Hanson on training your brain for happiness. Ron Deibert on privacy and the NSA.
Aug 11, 2014 | 29:49Live Through This Episode 8: Gravity Audio
Live Through This Episode 8: Gravity Aug 11, 2014 | 29:49This week on Live Through This, A family vacation in Spain that went terribly wrong.
Brock Ramsay's young son and wife disappeared over a cliff. His own leap of faith became the bond that holds his family together.
Mar 12, 2014 | 54:00Ideas Walking Matters, Part 1 Audio
Ideas Walking Matters, Part 1 Mar 12, 2014 | 54:00Ever since our ancestors rose to their feet, our species has been defined by walking upright. But the act involves our minds as well as our bodies. Marilyn Powell explores the world of walking and what it means to us.