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Why? What Makes Us Curious?

Why? What Makes Us Curious?

Astrophysicist Mario Livio joins us to talk about his newest book, “Why?” that’s all about human curiosity.
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The Gospel According to

The Gospel According to "Peanuts" Creator, Charles Schulz

TV and ad executives thought the Linus reading from The Bible would offend Americans. But of course, it didn't. Here is the story behind the story of how A Charlie Brown Christmas came to be. And almost didn't.
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John Philip Sousa: EVERY American Knows His Music (b. 1854)

John Philip Sousa: EVERY American Knows His Music (b. 1854)

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Underwear: A Brief History

From the loincloth to today. Here's Jesse's brief history about underwear!
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