You know, the kids in my class, they’ve never heard of quicksand.
|—||The sentence that sent reporter Dan Engber on a quest to figure out, well, what the hell happened to quicksand. Follow him down the rabbit hole in our new short.|
What happened to quicksand?
|—||Remember when quicksand seemed to be in every movie and TV show? Where did it go? In our new short, reporter Dan Engber looks into it…waaaaaaay into it.|
OK guys, keep in mind that we are in a haunted burnt-out doomscape.
|—||Overheard at Radiolab Live rehearsal. Want to hang out in a haunted burnt-out doomscape with us?|
Goose grease mixed with honey, the flesh of a mad dog (salted), the skin or old slough of a serpent, a clod from a swallow’s nest…pull out the feathers from around a live rooster’s anus and apply the anus to the bite wound!
Damn, this is complicated. I thought it was supposed to get less complicated.
|—||We wrestle with the outcome of the Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl case, and what the decision means for everyone involved, at the beginning of our most recent podcast. If you haven’t heard our original story about this difficult SCOTUS case, you can find it here.|
We went back to your place and listened to the White Album. We ordered in. We fought and made up and got good jobs and got married and bought an apartment and worked out and ate more and talked less.
Have you read Jenny Hollowell’s wonderful short story “A History of Everything, Including You”?
Somebody came driving in, social workers, and they got out of the car, and I told my brothers and sisters go hide, and they had to drag us out from underneath the bed.
|—||Have you heard our latest podcast? The troubled history & uncertain future of Native American adoption.|
She had all the parts. These long fingers and long feet, delicate little nose, and she had hair and fingernails and eyebrows and, you know, all the things that they’re supposed to have. But she was translucent…You could just see right through her. You could see all the veins running under her skin, you could see her heart thumping in her chest.
|—||The wonderful Kelly Benham French talks about giving birth to a preemie on our new episode, 23 Weeks 6 Days.|
It’s like a beautiful dare.
|—||Meet TJ & Dave, the philosopher-poets of improv comedy, in our brand new short.|
It’s called “Are You Sure?” and it’s waiting for you right here.