OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 24, 2016
We'll hear about a new study trying to get get to the bottom of "true altruism," a new exhibit in Portland about pidgin English and a University of Oregon project using the state's public record law.
OPB | Broadcast: June 9, 2016
We explore oil train traffic on the Washington side of the gorge, how Native American tribes are preparing for a Cascadia earthquake, the psychology of imaginary friends, and how post-Soviet immigrant families navigate generational and cultural divides.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 14, 2015
We know a Cascadia Subduction Zone earthquake isn't a matter of "if," but "when." So, why do we put off preparing for it?
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 3, 2015
University of Oregon professor Richard Taylor and his collaborator Simon Brown recently patented a new technology that could restore vision to the blind - and that's just the tip of the iceberg.
OPB | Broadcast: May 19, 2015
We explore how research into Adverse Childhood Experiences is being used around the country and in Oregon.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 9, 2014
TUESDAY: We'll talk about the connection between spending habits and happiness.
OPB | Broadcast: June 24, 2014
TUESDAY: We'll explore new research that shows playing with Barbies could affect the jobs girls think they can do in the future.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 24, 2012
New research out of Oregon State University finds that self-control in preschool is one of the most important indicators of whether a child will go on to college.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 5, 2012
Why do many Americans misjudge the level of wealth inequality?