All Pieces for Wisconsin Public Radio

 
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HOUR ONE: "Deep Time: How Earth keeps time" - No one understands time like a geologist. And with the climate convulsing and the future breathing do...

  • Added: Apr 12, 2024
  • Length: 01:59:00
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HOUR ONE: "Luminous: Your brain on 'shrooms" - More and more scientists believe psychedelics can open a window into how our minds work. And for som...

  • Added: Apr 12, 2024
  • Length: 01:59:01
Caption: Nadirah Simmons photo © Raymond Colon, Credit: Nadirah Simmons photo © Raymond Colon
This week on BETA, hip-hop historian Nadirah Simmons highlights the game-changing ladies that made history in pop music. And one of crime fiction's...

  • Added: Apr 05, 2024
  • Length: 52:01
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HOUR ONE: "Total eclipse and other wonders" - Millions of people are traveling to see the total solar eclipse. Meanwhile, the exact nature of the u...

  • Added: Apr 05, 2024
  • Length: 01:59:02
Caption: @hwinkler4real via Twitter, Credit: @hwinkler4real via Twitter
Henry Winkler talks about being the Fonz, his connection to Milwaukee and HBO's 'Barry.' Also, actress Illeana Douglas on her love affair with Con...

  • Added: Apr 04, 2024
  • Length: 52:00
Caption: Director Wes Anderson poses for photographers at the photo call for the film 'The French Dispatch' at the 74th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Tuesday, July 13, 2021. Vadim Ghirda/AP Photo, Credit: Director Wes Anderson poses for photographers at the photo call for the film 'The French Dispatch' at the 74th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Tuesday, July 13, 2021. Vadim Ghirda/AP Photo
Comedian Gary Gulman on what it was like growing up awkward in the ‘80s. TV and movie critic Matt Zoller Seitz takes us behind the scenes of Wes An...

  • Added: Apr 04, 2024
  • Length: 52:00
Caption: Photo by Geoff Cordner, Credit: Photo by Geoff Cordner
Comedian Greg Proops talks about his hilarious album, 'French Drug Deal.' Also, comedian and musician Reggie Watts shares his memories of growing u...

  • Added: Apr 04, 2024
  • Length: 52:00
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RECIPE: Kung Pao Brussels Sprouts THIS WEEK'S SPECIAL TOPICS: * (Segment 1) Single dose of LSD provides immediate and lasting relief from anxiety ...

  • Added: Apr 03, 2024
  • Length: 59:00
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Behavioral neurologist Michael Trimble takes us on an evolutionary journey to unpack one of the few things that make Homo sapiens unique — we cry e...

  • Added: Apr 01, 2024
  • Length: 13:52
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HOUR ONE: "Does AI dream?" - Say you're an artist and you want to paint something you can't see. What if AI can? Are you dreaming together? HOUR ...

  • Added: Mar 29, 2024
  • Length: 01:59:00
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RECIPE: Roasted Olives w/ Orange & Rosemary THIS WEEK'S SPECIAL TOPICS: * (Segment 1) Evidence links ultra-processed food to over 30 damaging heal...

  • Added: Mar 27, 2024
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: ©. Kim Newmoney, Credit: ©. Kim Newmoney
Comedian Aparna Nancherla talks about her battle with impostor syndrome. Also, “Telemarketers” director Sam Lipman-Stern gives us the lowdown on th...

  • Added: Mar 26, 2024
  • Length: 52:00
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HOUR ONE: "Let's Celebrate Crying" - When was the last time you cried in front of someone? It’s human to feel grief and pain, but most of us learne...

  • Added: Mar 22, 2024
  • Length: 01:59:01
Caption: “In the Know,” Episode 105. Pictured is Zach Woods as voice of Lauren Caspian. Photo courtesy of PEACOCK, Credit: Photo courtesy of PEACOCK
This week on “BETA,” actor and comedian Zach Woods on his pitch-perfect NPR parody, “In the Know.” Also, comedian Steph Tolev on being filthy and f...

  • Added: Mar 21, 2024
  • Length: 52:00
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Music critic and author Kalefa Sanneh says "pop music" is no longer a pejorative label. He traces the rise of "Poptimism" and discusses the challen...

  • Added: Mar 19, 2024
  • Length: 13:17
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RECIPE: Spinach & Chickpea Stew THIS WEEK'S SPECIAL TOPICS: * (Segment 1) Walking, jogging, yoga, and strength training ease depression * (Segment...

  • Added: Mar 15, 2024
  • Length: 59:00
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HOUR ONE: 'Taking Pop Seriously" - Korean pop music has been breaking global charts and hearts, selling millions of records every year. Is is time ...

  • Added: Mar 15, 2024
  • Length: 01:58:59
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Donald Trump won 84% of the white evangelical vote in 2020. To shore up that base, he’s now moving beyond conservative Christian values, to Christi...

  • Added: Mar 11, 2024
  • Length: 19:15
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Sarah Rose Etter talks about her surreal novel, 'Ripe.' Also, visual artist Kristine Potter shares the haunting reality behind murder ballads. And ...

  • Added: Mar 11, 2024
  • Length: 52:00
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HOUR ONE: "One Nation Under God?" - January 6th was an unprecedented day of political violence for the United States. Can it happen again? And how ...

  • Added: Mar 08, 2024
  • Length: 01:59:01