Wednesday, Jul 17 12:23 p.m. (ET)

Shaping The City: Big Box Goes Urban

Architect, urban planner and Washington Post columnist Roger Lewis joins Kojo to explore how big box retailers typically associated with the suburbs may soon be affecting the look and feel of urban neighborhoods in our region.

Wednesday, Jul 17 1 p.m. (ET)

Understanding Your Taste Buds

Do you like salty or sweet? The answer is in your genes. We explore the science -- physical and culinary -- behind our sense of taste and why each of us prefers different flavors.

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