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  • Mourners pay tribute in Nice

    Friday July 15, 2016

    Day 6 A physicist's algorithm spots the patterns behind terrorist attacks

    In the wake of the brutal attack on Nice, France, Day 6 guest host Josh Bloch talks to Neil Johnson, a physicist at the University of Miami who studies the way ISIS supporters interact on-line. He likens it to watching crystals form. And he's developed an algorithm that connects collective online behaviour to attacks in the real world.

    Posted: Jul 15, 2016 10:58 AM ET
    Last Updated: Jul 15, 2016 7:29 PM ET
    Listen 7:49
  • Police Shooting Five Things 20160120

    Friday January 29, 2016

    What to consider when uploading videos of police violence

    What do you do if you capture an incident of police violence on your phone? Brent talks to Ramsey Orta — the man behind the infamous video of Eric Garner's deadly confrontation with New York City police — and Jackie Zammuto of Witness about how sharing a video of police violence can change your life and what to consider before you hit 'upload.'

    Posted: Jan 29, 2016 12:00 AM ET
    Last Updated: Jan 29, 2016 5:46 PM ET
    Listen 16:28
  • Gord Downie of the Tragicaally Hip performs in Charlottetown

    Sunday May 01, 2016

    Day 6 Spirit of the West's Geoffrey Kelly on farewell tours and Gord Downie

    This week The Tragically Hip revealed that lead singer Gord Downie has terminal cancer. The news hit home for Geoffrey Kelly because his band, Spirit of the West just wrapped up its own farewell tour, motivated by his friend and band-mate John Mann's diagnosis with early-onset Alzheimer's disease.

    Posted: May 01, 2016 12:00 AM ET
    Last Updated: May 27, 2016 5:55 PM ET
    Listen 7:30

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