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  • Are the Dare Stones Forgeries or the Key to the Roanoke Mystery?
    on January 21, 2019 at 7:25 pm

    In the 1930s, stones surfaced that might explain what happened to the settlers of the lost colony of Roanoke. Learn their story -- plus how modern science might help determine whether they're real -- in this episode of BrainStuff. […]

  • The Death Ray, Part 2
    on January 21, 2019 at 6:23 pm

    From ancient myth and the inventions of Archimedes to the work of Tesla and countless sci-fi authors, the concept of a death ray is a powerful expression of technological might. But here’s the catch: they don’t quite exist. Join Robert Lamb and Joe McCormick as they explore the various figures, inventors and frauds who claimed to have invented a death ray.&nbs […]

  • Teresa Carreño
    on January 21, 2019 at 3:40 pm

    Not only was Teresa Carreño the most famous pianist of her day, she is considered to be Venezuela’s first international super star. And her personal life was just as compelling as her public persona. <br><br><br> […]

  • Mini Crush #52
    on January 21, 2019 at 12:00 pm

    Crush out this week with Chuck and Noel - Mini Crush #52 is wandering aimlessly through the minefield of life.&nbs […]

  • We Are Lightheaded
    on January 21, 2019 at 11:00 am

    It's episode 78 and boy do the girls feel lightheaded (not really, just Anna) - anyway they talk about Trump's comments about "ISIS being defeated" (untrue), the harsh winter realities for Syrian refugees in Lebanon, the feminist kitting circle in India challenging the patriarchal norms, and so much more! Also starting this week (the 23rd) our merch is on sale on Tee Public! Also send over any non-profit/charities/programs that we can donate t-shirt sales to!! WE LOVE YOU! <br><br>FOOTNOTES:<br><br>1. <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/dec/19/has-isis-been-defeated-in-syria-as-trump-claims">Has Isis been defeated in Syria, as Trump claims?</a><br><br>2. <a href="https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/01/blast-northern-syrian-town-targets-soldiers-reports-190116115319189.html">Civilians, US troops killed in blast in northern Syria</a><br><br>3. <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/jul/02/india-most-dangerous-country-women-survey">India is the most dangerous country for women. It must face reality</a><br><br>4. <a href="https://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/feminist-knitting-circle-india-upending-patriarchal-norms-181219220607167.html">The feminist knitting circle in India upending patriarchal norms</a><br><br>5.<a href="https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/01/harsh-winter-takes-deadly-toll-syrian-refugees-190116171040810.html"> Harsh winter takes deadly toll on Syrian refugees</a><br><br>6. <a href="https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/01/winter-storm-brings-misery-syrian-refugees-190116090730266.html">Another winter storm brings further misery to Syrian refugees</a><br><br>7. <a href="https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/01/lebanon-storm-hit-camps-syrians-relief-aid-190116015920349.html">In Lebanon's storm-hit camps, Syrians help with relief aid</a><br><br>8. <a href="https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2019/01/feel-feet-anymore-syrian-refugees-brave-harsh-weather-190114135342878.html">'Can't feel my feet anymore': Syrian refugees brave harsh weather</a><br><br>9. <a href="https://www.teepublic.com/stores/ethnicallyambiguous">Ethnically Ambiguous Merch on Tee Public</a> […]

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