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Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:31:45 -0400A professor shared book acknowledgement pages, where men thanked their wives for typing their manuscripts. #ThanksForTyping soon sparked a conversation on women and their uncredited roles in academia.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:21:00 -0400Scientists predicted that more than 1,000 babies would be born with the birth defect in Brazil last year. That never happened. Why?
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:16:45 -0400A cluster of neurons connects breathing and emotion centers in mouse brains, researchers say. If this turns out to be true in humans, it could explain how controlled breathing calms the mind.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 14:00:08 -0400While the state has a bountiful coastline, it doesn't have easy access to kelp seed. But scientists are trying to incubate varieties that can be domestically farmed — good news for business owners.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 13:58:34 -0400After West Nile virus left her paralyzed, the Chicago illustrator had to relearn how to draw. She says that experience was key to the publication of My Favorite Thing Is Monsters.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 13:52:00 -0400Untreated inmates are 12 times more likely to overdose in the first two weeks after they are released. But one drug may offer a solution.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 13:40:00 -0400Sharp, 34, was part of the U.N. "Group of Experts" tasked with conflict resolution in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 13:33:00 -0400The Trump administration may be willing to live with some of the most controversial provisions of the trade agreement, according to The Wall Street Journal.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 13:21:00 -0400Federal investigators have begun looking into what caused the wreck 75 miles west of San Antonio. The victims, who ranged in age from 61 to 87, were returning from a retreat.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 13:20:00 -0400"I am not impressed that the Congress is sufficiently united to do a careful job," longtime Democratic Rep. Lee Hamilton tells Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 13:15:00 -0400Here & Now's Robin Young talks with Deirdre Fernandes, business reporter with The Boston Globe, about the bank's practices, and the settlement.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 13:12:00 -0400Canada declared the Sinixt extinct decades ago. But the tribe is back in Canada, thanks in large part to a landmark court case.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 13:06:00 -0400Some advocates say the new bill isn't enough, and it remains to be seen if the repeal will pass.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 13:00:00 -0400In a highlight of its live set for KCRW, the Los Angeles indie-pop group plays the first single from Plural.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 12:56:00 -0400"China's law does not really encourage people to defend themselves, because that would be encouraging them to rise up and resist [authority]," a Chinese lawyer noted.