Thursday, Oct 16 12 p.m. (ET)

Maryland’s Top Cop

Election season typically isn't as busy for officials who aren't on the ballot. But as we head down the home stretch this fall, there are plenty of election-related issues to keep Maryland Attorney General Douglas Gansler's hands full. We...

Thursday, Oct 16 12:27 p.m. (ET)

Personalized Genetic Medicine with Francis Collins

Physician-geneticist Francis S. Collins is best-known for leading the project that decoded the human genome. A pioneer in using innovative genetic tools to uncover the secrets of diseases, he joins Kojo to talk about personalized genetic...

Thursday, Oct 16 1 p.m. (ET)

Oil and Africa: Rethinking the “Resource Curse”

It's a continuing paradox: the same countries blessed with natural reserves of oil, timber and diamonds often have the most human inequality and government dysfunction. Challenging this "resource curse" is difficult, and creative...

Thursday, Oct 16 1:31 p.m. (ET)

Christo & Jeanne-Claude

Artists Christo and Jeanne-Claude have been creating grand-scale installations as public works of art for more than 40 years. Known most recently for The Gates in New York's Central Park, the artists join Kojo to discuss their careers...

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