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A Brief History of Air Travel

Today we take to the friendly skies to detail the fascinating history of air travel. From planes with piano bars and lounges to the current no frills varieties. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Thu Jun 13, 2024 12:31
Short Stuff: Peace Sign

The peace sign is one of the most globally recognized symbols around today, but it’s only a few decades old. And it wasn’t the hippies who created it, it was a group of Brits dedicated to nuclear disarmament in the 50s.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Wed Jun 12, 2024 12:24
Coercive Control, the Invisible Basis of Abuse

When we think of an abused spouse we tend to think of horrific physical or emotional violence. But over the last decade or so, it’s become clear that’s only a symptom – that domestic abuse is in fact an all-consuming form of interpersonal terrorism. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Tue Jun 11, 2024 12:36
Selects: Sunburn, Suntans and Sunscreen

It's pretty obvious something's gone wrong when you get a sunburn, but did you know a tan means you've damaged your DNA? Dive into the three Ss of summer and learn all about how to protect yourself from the sun.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Sat Jun 8, 2024 12:22
The Ballad of Grit

In the last decade American schools became enrapt by a new psychological concept centered on persevering. Things went south when they started attaching funding to it.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Thu Jun 6, 2024 12:23
Short Stuff: Amber Alerts

Learn all about the saddest phone notification in today's episode. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Wed Jun 5, 2024 12:20

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