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Don't Toss That Sour Milk! And Other Tips To Cut Kitchen Food Waste

NPR | Sept. 23, 2015 7:57 p.m.

NPR's Marc Silver lost his mother-in-law in 2005. But she remains a presence at family meals this Jewish holiday season, through his dogged trial-and-error attempts to re-create her favorite treats.

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A Veteran Scientist Dreams Boldly Of 'Earth And Sky'

NPR | May 2, 2015 7:26 a.m.

Famous — and occasionally controversial — physicist Freeman Dyson's new essay collection ranges from scientific history to today's hot-button issues like climate change and genetic engineering.

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Neuroscientist David Eagleman Studies The Subconscious

OPB | March 14, 2013 7:15 a.m.

Neuroscientist David Eagleman's research focuses on the subconscious, which dictates almost everything the conscious brain takes credit for.

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Mining For Gold In The Rogue River Valley

OPB | Feb. 4, 2013 7 a.m.

A modern-day gold miner and historian explains the history and legacy of gold mining on the Rogue River in Oregon.