Jordan Erica Webber talks to psychologist Pete Etchells about his new book, which explores both his personal relationship with video games and how society views – and could learn to view – this form of entertainment.. Help support our independe
Gene-editing technologies have the power to change life as we know it. This week on the podcast, we’re bringing you the first episode from our Common Threads series, part of an innovative new Guardian project called The Gene Gap. We’ll be talki
The story of how “Who Let The Dogs Out” ended up stuck in all of our brains goes back decades and spans continents. It tells us something about inspiration, and how creativity spreads, and about whether an idea can ever really belong to just on
In July 2019 Nicolas Pelham, The Economist's Middle East correspondent, received a rare journalist’s visa to visit Iran. But on the day he was due to fly home he was detained by intelligence officials from the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps,
It's the slow feeling of becoming less.
Jerry Roback was assigned by the State Department to humanitarian projects in Vietnam during the war. He lives in Washington state. We met Jerry when he called in to the Bill Radke show on the KUOW.
The problem is, most of what I've ever done in my life is motivated by fear. It's like a big dust storm of fear.
Brooke Gladstone is a Peabody-award winning host of WNYC's On The Media. She's also the author of The Influencing Machine, a media
You know what I discovered that happens a lot more in New York City than you'd imagine? Scaffolding falling on people.
Jon Ronson is a writer, journalist and radio host. He still uses Twitter @jonronson.And for more on Alison Moyet's Elvis Cost
Men are often the default subjects of design, which can have a huge impact on big and critical aspects of everyday life. Caroline Criado Perez is the author of Invisible Women: Data Bias in a World Designed for Men, a book about how data from w
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On the podcast: Yousef Bashir describes growing up in Gaza during the second Palestinian uprising. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.