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Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:41:00 -0500A gene-editing technology called CRISPR-cas9 could be a goldmine for its inventors. But it's not clear who owns the idea. U.S. patent judges will soon hear oral arguments to decide the issue.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:22:41 -0500Glen Weldon and Audie Cornish discuss the first season of HBO's densely plotted science fiction series.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:52:00 -0500Until recently, the police response to people with mental illness was arrest first, and ask questions later. But that's changing.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:45:00 -0500Danielle Muscato gained a lot of attention for writing that President-elect Donald Trump was "embarrassing" himself after his regular tweets attacking the show.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:40:00 -0500Here & Now's Robin Young speaks with Tom Ricks, a national security adviser at New America who has a surprising take on retired Marine Gen. James Mattis.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:28:00 -0500Turkish and Ghanaian organized crime rings are said to have issued legitimate and counterfeit visas for $6,000 to people from across West Africa. They bribed corrupt officials to look the other way.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:20:00 -0500Ryan Speedo Green is the bass-baritone taking the opera world by storm. But life for Green didn’t start out that way.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:11:00 -0500Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson talks with Jim Pauley, president of the National Fire Protection Association, about fire prevention and protection.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:06:00 -0500NPR's Ron Elving joins Here & Now’s Robin Young to discuss developments in Trump's cabinet selections, and statements on China.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:00:00 -0500Ben Chasny resets the dial of his long-running project with a momentous folk-blues burner. Chris Corsano, Circuit Des Yeux's Haley Fohr and Bitchin Bajas' Cooper Crain join in.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:00:00 -0500Sure, brown rice is better for you than refined white rice. But if you cringe when you see it on sushi, there's good reason behind that, and it's rooted in flavor science and biochemistry.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:55:00 -0500Your friend shares a story on Facebook. You read the headline and you think it's too good to be true, but it looks like it's from a news site. Experts offer tips to help you sniff out fact from fake.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:52:00 -0500Amid the prevalence of fake news during and since the election, teachers across the country are getting questions from students about various conspiracy theories.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:45:00 -0500Here & Now's Robin Young speaks with NPR's Nathan Rott about the latest developments, and the possibilities for the pipeline project's future.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:40:00 -0500Antonino Fernandez, who made his fortune from Corona beer, died in Mexico in August at 98. But he never forgot where he came from — a tiny village in northern Spain that he helped support for decades.