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September 21, 2020
Caller Juanita wants to know if her cats are southpaws. ELT calls in animal behavior researcher Deborah Wells and neuros..
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September 7, 2020
After their dad served 4-year-old fish for dinner one night, listener Max wants to know how long you can safely keep foo..
After their dad served 4-year-..
August 31, 2020
Listeners Marmie and Ryan have a quarantine quibble: How many times should you shuffle a deck of playing cards? Marmie s..
Listeners Marmie and Ryan have..
August 24, 2020
ELT introduces How to Save a Planet, a new Gimlet Media podcast hosted by journalist Alex Blumberg and scientist and pol..
ELT introduces How to Save a P..
August 17, 2020
Listener Erik saw a mysterious glow in the water during a trip to the beach, and he wants to know more. ELT talks to the..
Listener Erik saw a mysterious..
August 10, 2020
Caller Hank wants to know where the sand on his central California beach came from. ELT gets the surprising scoop on how..
Caller Hank wants to know wher..
July 27, 2020
Flora is out this week force feeding her niblings flamingo facts, so we’re rerunning one of our favorite episodes. Does ..
Flora is out this week force f..
July 20, 2020
Flora is hosting the Chapped Cheeks Book Club this week, so we’re revisiting one of our favorite episodes: How do U.S. p..
Flora is hosting the Chapped C..
July 13, 2020
Flora is away this week, so we’re revisiting one of our favorite episodes — about a summer visitor no one wants. Caller ..
Flora is away this week, so we..
July 8, 2020
As monuments glorifying white supremacy are taken down, we want to hear from you: Who do you want to see celebrated in t..
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July 6, 2020
Flora is away this week at a flamingo fanciers convention, so we’re revisiting one of our favorite shows — a two-part, d..
Flora is away this week at a f..
June 29, 2020
Listener Amy gets lost a lot. She wants to know if some people are naturally better at finding their way, and whether th..
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June 15, 2020
Mockingbirds are masters at copying the songs around them. Listener Tim wonders: how do they develop their expansive pla..
Mockingbirds are masters at co..
June 8, 2020
The average tree squirrel can bury up to 10,000 nuts every fall. How do they keep tabs on that stash? Guest: animal beha..
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June 1, 2020
This weekend, SpaceX and NASA successfully launched the first crewed spacecraft from U.S. soil in almost a decade. Prepa..
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May 18, 2020
We’re celebrating the little things you miss from life before quarantine. Those small joys you can’t stop thinking about..
We’re celebrating the little t..
May 11, 2020
Listener Natalie had a dreamy question: can you change something in your waking life by dreaming about it? ELT talked to..
Listener Natalie had a dreamy ..
May 4, 2020
In the time of “puzzle and chill,” listener Myco needs to know: how are jigsaw puzzles made? Plus, why are clouds of ter..
In the time of “puzzle and chi..
April 27, 2020
After weeks of social distancing, call us and tell us the thing you’re missing most and why it’s important to you. 833-R..
After weeks of social distanci..
April 20, 2020
Are black holes really holes? In honor of 420, ELT takes a trip to black hole country. Thanks to caller Kyle. Guest: Cli..
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April 13, 2020
If a baby couldn’t nurse, what did prehistoric parents do before baby bottles? Julie Dunne, a biomolecular archaeologist..
If a baby couldn’t nurse, what..
April 6, 2020
Fear, pride, relief, anger — what’s it like for the people out working so the rest of us can stay inside? Listeners who ..
Fear, pride, relief, anger — w..
March 19, 2020
Are you manning a cash register, stocking shelves, delivering pizzas? Are you out working to make sure those of us stuck..
Are you manning a cash registe..
March 16, 2020
Listener Elizabeth always says “please” and “thank you” to her Google voice assistant, and her husband says she’s weird...
Listener Elizabeth always says..
March 9, 2020
Does an orchestra’s triangle player get the same pay as a violinist? Do conductors ever fall off their podiums? Which se..
Does an orchestra’s triangle p..