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To The Best Of Our Knowledge

To The Best Of Our Knowledge

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To The Best Of Our Knowledge
To The Best Of Our Knowledge

To The Best Of Our Knowledge

To The Best Of Our Knowledge

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To The Best Of Our Knowledge is a nationally-syndicated, Peabody award-winning public radio show that dives headlong into the deeper end of ideas.

Latest Episodes

What Sparks Creativity? [Rebroadcast]

Where does creativity come from? And what exactly is going on in your brain when the Muse descends? Guests: Heather Berlin,Siri Hustvedt,Jim Holt,Mary Sharrat,Nathaniel Mary Quinn

52 MIN1 days ago
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What Sparks Creativity? [Rebroadcast]

Who Owns Seeds?

As monocropping and agribusiness continue to dominate modern farming, we speak to farmers, botanists and indigenous people about how they are reclaiming our seeds. Guests: Bob Quinn,Robin Wall Kimmerer,Seth Jovaag,Cary Fowler

51 MIN1 weeks ago
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Who Owns Seeds?

New Voices In Native American Writing [Rebroadcast]

Every so often, a new literary movement coalesces. A new generation of writers finds a voice. This time they’re young, gifted, and Native American. Guests: Jennifer Foerster,Tommy Orange,Terese Marie Mailhot,David Treuer,Kevin Goodan,Tall Paul

52 MIN2 weeks ago
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New Voices In Native American Writing [Rebroadcast]

What's Wrong With Work? [Rebroadcast]

It's not easy in America today to find work that matters, that’s meaningful, and that pays enough to live on. Which is the one thing we don’t talk about. What’s wrong with work — and how do we fix it? Guests: Alissa Quart,David Graeber,James Livingston,Niki Okuk,Studs Terkel

52 MIN3 weeks ago
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What's Wrong With Work? [Rebroadcast]

Should You Delete Your Facebook Account? [Rebroadcast]

You're thinking about hitting “delete” on all of it — Facebook, Twitter. But is that the answer, or should we resolve to stick around and make things better? Guests: Jaron Lanier,Ethan Zuckerman,Whitney Phillips,DeRay Mckesson,Yuval Noah Harari

52 MINAUG 24
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Should You Delete Your Facebook Account? [Rebroadcast]

Music On Your Mind

Millions of people are caring for someone with severe memory loss, trying to find ways to connect. One of the best ways anyone has found is music. Guests: Shannon Henry Kleiber,Oliver Sacks,Francine Toder,Anne Basting

51 MINAUG 17
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Music On Your Mind

Why We Fight

What makes someone want to walk into a ring and hit someone? Choose to take a punch? Why men — and women — fight. And why so many of us like to watch. *Guests: * Kate Sekules, Jonathan Gottschall, Ronda Rousey, Thomas Page McBee, Charles Monroe-Kane, Steve Paulson

51 MINAUG 10
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Why We Fight

Is Anger Useful? [Rebroadcast]

We’ve been taught to ignore, stifle, or just get over anger for many years — but what if we embraced it? Guests: Rebecca Traister,Cristen Conger,Caroline Ervin,Richard Davidson,Alice Walker

52 MINAUG 3
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Is Anger Useful? [Rebroadcast]

Finding Your Voice

Your voice is unique. It's how your friends and family know you. But how comfortable are you with your voice? And how freely do you use it? Guests: David Thorpe,Keith Powell,Susan Stamberg,Ann Friedman,Veronica Rueckert,Bernie Krause

51 MINJUL 27
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Finding Your Voice

Writing Truth and Lies [Rebroadcast]

It's a long walk from the truth to the whole truth. A biographer, a poet, a memoirist and a filmmaker describe the moral struggle and personal cost involved. Guests: Caroline Fraser,Terese Marie Mailhot,Karl Ove Knausgård,Errol Morris

52 MINJUL 20
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Writing Truth and Lies [Rebroadcast]

Latest Episodes

What Sparks Creativity? [Rebroadcast]

Where does creativity come from? And what exactly is going on in your brain when the Muse descends? Guests: Heather Berlin,Siri Hustvedt,Jim Holt,Mary Sharrat,Nathaniel Mary Quinn

52 MIN1 days ago
Comments
What Sparks Creativity? [Rebroadcast]

Who Owns Seeds?

As monocropping and agribusiness continue to dominate modern farming, we speak to farmers, botanists and indigenous people about how they are reclaiming our seeds. Guests: Bob Quinn,Robin Wall Kimmerer,Seth Jovaag,Cary Fowler

51 MIN1 weeks ago
Comments
Who Owns Seeds?

New Voices In Native American Writing [Rebroadcast]

Every so often, a new literary movement coalesces. A new generation of writers finds a voice. This time they’re young, gifted, and Native American. Guests: Jennifer Foerster,Tommy Orange,Terese Marie Mailhot,David Treuer,Kevin Goodan,Tall Paul

52 MIN2 weeks ago
Comments
New Voices In Native American Writing [Rebroadcast]

What's Wrong With Work? [Rebroadcast]

It's not easy in America today to find work that matters, that’s meaningful, and that pays enough to live on. Which is the one thing we don’t talk about. What’s wrong with work — and how do we fix it? Guests: Alissa Quart,David Graeber,James Livingston,Niki Okuk,Studs Terkel

52 MIN3 weeks ago
Comments
What's Wrong With Work? [Rebroadcast]

Should You Delete Your Facebook Account? [Rebroadcast]

You're thinking about hitting “delete” on all of it — Facebook, Twitter. But is that the answer, or should we resolve to stick around and make things better? Guests: Jaron Lanier,Ethan Zuckerman,Whitney Phillips,DeRay Mckesson,Yuval Noah Harari

52 MINAUG 24
Comments
Should You Delete Your Facebook Account? [Rebroadcast]

Music On Your Mind

Millions of people are caring for someone with severe memory loss, trying to find ways to connect. One of the best ways anyone has found is music. Guests: Shannon Henry Kleiber,Oliver Sacks,Francine Toder,Anne Basting

51 MINAUG 17
Comments
Music On Your Mind

Why We Fight

What makes someone want to walk into a ring and hit someone? Choose to take a punch? Why men — and women — fight. And why so many of us like to watch. *Guests: * Kate Sekules, Jonathan Gottschall, Ronda Rousey, Thomas Page McBee, Charles Monroe-Kane, Steve Paulson

51 MINAUG 10
Comments
Why We Fight

Is Anger Useful? [Rebroadcast]

We’ve been taught to ignore, stifle, or just get over anger for many years — but what if we embraced it? Guests: Rebecca Traister,Cristen Conger,Caroline Ervin,Richard Davidson,Alice Walker

52 MINAUG 3
Comments
Is Anger Useful? [Rebroadcast]

Finding Your Voice

Your voice is unique. It's how your friends and family know you. But how comfortable are you with your voice? And how freely do you use it? Guests: David Thorpe,Keith Powell,Susan Stamberg,Ann Friedman,Veronica Rueckert,Bernie Krause

51 MINJUL 27
Comments
Finding Your Voice

Writing Truth and Lies [Rebroadcast]

It's a long walk from the truth to the whole truth. A biographer, a poet, a memoirist and a filmmaker describe the moral struggle and personal cost involved. Guests: Caroline Fraser,Terese Marie Mailhot,Karl Ove Knausgård,Errol Morris

52 MINJUL 20
Comments
Writing Truth and Lies [Rebroadcast]