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Radiolab

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A two-time Peabody Award-winner, Radiolab is an investigation told through sounds and stories, and centered around one big idea. In the Radiolab world, information sounds like music and science and culture collide. Hosted by Jad Abumrad and Robert Krulwich, the show is designed for listeners who demand skepticism, but appreciate wonder.

WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including On the Media, Snap Judgment, Death, Sex & Money, Nancy and Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin.

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Recent Episodes

G: Unfit
When a law student named Mark Bold came across a Supreme Court decision from the 1920s that allowed for the forced sterilization of people deemed “unfit,” he was shocked to discover that it had never been overturned. His law professors told him the…
G: Relative Genius
Albert Einstein asked that when he died, his body be cremated and his ashes be scattered in a secret location. He didn’t want his grave, or his body, becoming a shrine to his genius. When he passed away in the early morning hours of April, 18, 1955…
G: Problem Space
In the first episode of G, Radiolab’s miniseries on intelligence, we went back to the 1970s to meet a group of Black parents who put the IQ test on trial. The lawsuit, Larry P v Riles, ended with a ban on IQ tests for all Black students in the stat…

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Liz6938 reviewed this podcast on Jun 8th, 2018
"Radiolab does a fantastic job of storytelling on unusual topics. This is for people who are curious and want to learn more about our minds and our world. "
MateBoy reviewed this podcast on Jun 10th, 2017
"Probably the first podcast I truly fell in love with. It continues to amaze and intrigue me with each episode."
Tarazan074 reviewed this podcast on Jun 10th, 2017
"Consistently fascinating!"

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Podcast Details
Started
Dec 13th, 2011
Latest Episode
Jul 17th, 2019
Release Period
Weekly
No. of Episodes
221
Avg. Episode Length
42 minutes
Explicit
No
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