Focus on Technology
12:31 am
Fri November 16, 2012

When Computers Become as Smart as People

Singularity Rising by James Miller

A new book, Singularity Rising, suggests computers are on the path to becoming as smart as people. In this week’s Focus on Technology, Ann Thompson, in an interview with author James Miller, reports on how soon it could happen, which country will have the technology first, and what could derail it.

From Incurable to Incredible
1:31 am
Fri October 26, 2012

Meet Tami Boehmer, Miracle Survivor

Tami Boehmer

As Breast Cancer Awareness Month comes to a close, Mark Perzel has a conversation with Cincinnatian Tami Boehmer – self-described mom, wife, author, and survivor.

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Field Notes with Thane Maynard
1:31 am
Fri October 19, 2012

David Quammen's "Spillover"

Author and Cincinnati native David Quammen

Native Cincinnatian David Quammen published his first novel at age 20, but after 3 books, realized the dire situation the world’s environment was in so became a dedicated science writer. His newest book paints a frightening picture of how infectious diseases such as AIDS and Ebola make their way more quickly around the globe, but points out that they begin in wild animals and pass to humans by a process called spillover.

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Burn Down the Ground
1:30 am
Fri October 19, 2012

Author Kambri Crews

Author Kambri Crews

Author Kambri Crews will be a part of today’s Books by the Banks Cincinnati USA Book Festival at the Duke Energy Convention Center, signing copies of her fascinating memoir, Burn Down the Ground.

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The Woman behind the Bart
1:32 am
Fri October 12, 2012

Nancy Cartwright

"My Life as a 10 Year Old Boy" by Nancy Cartwright

She’s sometimes a he, or even possibly an animal. She has a voice everyone recognizes, but her name or face may be more of a mystery.

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