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Brooklyn, NY
Host, Radiolab — WNYC
As seen in:  WNYC

Story talker

The Music of La Mancha Screwjob

radiolab.org — (Illustration Credit: Matthew Kielty, Latif Nasser) Radiolab is a very musical show, and I sometimes get more credit for that than I deserve. For our last episode, which was about authenticity and realness (as filtered through professional wrestling and Cervantes), I put out a request on Facebook for songs that include the lyrics "is this real?"

Jad Abumrad - Tickets - Armstrong Hall - Colorado Springs, CO - October 13th, 2014

Insect Army (Job van der Molen)

designandviolence.moma.org — From the curators: In preparation for "unforeseen enemy attacks," Dutch artist Job van der Molen has gradually created his own private insect militia, complete with laser guns, missile racks, and rocket launchers. A practitioner of the delicate process of taxidermy, Molen has weaponized a range of tiny insects, transforming them into six-legged war machines.

Digital Shamanism - Radiolab's Old-Fashioned, Newfangled Storytelling Magic

bigthink.com — Transcript Jad Abumrad: I do feel like the kind of storytelling that I do is somehow independent of the technology that delivers it. I mean, I do happen to work on the radio, and I'm a guy who likes sound, so, in that sense, this technology does suit me.
Jul 05, 2015

Dartmouth Is taking the Turing Test into Poetry, Prose, and Beats buff.ly/1gi5ItI (via @stevenstrogatz)

Jul 05, 2015

Stravinsky’s Illegal “Star Spangled Banner” Arrangement buff.ly/1HErfZz

Jul 04, 2015

RT @Susannas_Life: The Mau Mau episode of @Radiolab was mind blowing. Go download it!

Jul 04, 2015

The "wasteland" of Y Chromosome is being reconsidered - buff.ly/1JDMDyu

Jul 04, 2015

Artificial intelligence is evolving to recognize porn - buff.ly/1IWWc61

Jul 03, 2015

RT @Radiolab: We sent our own @JamisonJYork to the secret archives of the biggest empire ever What he found: radiolab.org/story/mau-mau/ pic.twitter.com/2Lj1KK1bQr

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