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New Saturday Programs
1:30 pm
Mon July 1, 2013

Radiolab and Ted Radio Hour Coming to Weekends

Mark Perzel talks with Guy Raz, host of TED Radio Hour, which can now be heard Saturdays at 4:00 on WVXU, and with Jad Abumrad, host of WNYC's Radiolab which will air at 3:00 on Saturdays.

Flash and Flourish
1:30 pm
Mon July 1, 2013

Music and Fireworks

Independent producer Hans Anderson delivers a humorous piece about impressing the neighborhood with your fireworks on the Fourth of July, and Mark Perzel talks with  Conductor, J.R. Cassidy as the Kentucky Symphony Orchestra enters its 19th summer of making beautiful music and memorable  evenings  in the bandshell at Covington's Devou Park.

Focus on Technology
5:31 am
Fri June 28, 2013

Star Trek-like Tricorder in the works

UC researcher Jason Heikenfeld, center, tests the sweat-sensor communication with a smart phone. At right is student Daniel Rose. At left is Dan's brother, Roger Rose.
Dottie Stover, University of Cincinnati

The first step in developing a Tricorder device may only be a few years away. UC researcher Jason Heikenfeld is testing his band-aid like patch. With just a few drops of sweat, it will monitor health and diagnose disease on people and in the lab using artificial skin that mimics sweat. Ann Thompson reports in "Focus on Technology."

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Midwestern Plants
1:31 am
Fri June 28, 2013

The importance of native plants

Charlotte Adelman, co-author of The Midwestern Native Garden: Native Alternatives to Nonnative Flowers and Plants talks with Mark Perzel about the importance of the plants in your own backyard and how they play a role in a much larger ecosystem.

Lies, Lies!
1:31 am
Fri June 28, 2013

"The (Honest) Truth About Dishonesty"

In a fascinating look at our propensity to lie, Mark Perzel talks with behavioral economist and author Dan Ariely about his book The (Honest) Truth about Dishonesty: How We Lie to Everyone-Especially Ourselves.