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Eclipse mania sweeps the nation. We’ll dig into the science, the history, the culture, and the folklore of the astronomical phenomenon.

Who's Moving In Together, And Why

Aug 16, 2017

With guest host Tom Gjelten. 

Cohabitation nation. More unwed Americans are living together than ever before. We’ll ask who and why.

We used to call it shacking up. But a couple living together before they marry is the new normal. Two out of three couples who’ve married since 2000 started out by living together. For some, it was a good first step. For many, it was just a matter of economic necessity. This hour On Point: Cohabitation Nation. How the living-together trend is remaking relationships and highlighting gender and class divisions.

Concussions, Kids And Contact Sports

Aug 15, 2017

From the NFL to Pop Warner, we know the danger of concussions now. Should kids play football?

Trump Versus The GOP

Aug 15, 2017

Republicans and the president on Charlottesville, on their bigger agenda. Can this political marriage be saved?

The Opioid Crisis As 'National Emergency'

Aug 14, 2017

The opioid crisis is described now as a “national emergency” by the president. Will this open the floodgates for more funding, more help?

The Male Advantage In Online Dating

Aug 11, 2017

A man books six dates in one night. The women find out. What’s going on with modern dating?

Digging Up A New Dinosaur

Aug 10, 2017

Move over T-Rex, there’s a new heavyweight champion of dinosaurs. Say hello to Patagotitan.

Fake News Bots Are Here

Aug 9, 2017

Russian Twitter bots and more haven’t stopped pumping out propaganda and disinformation since the election. We’ll look at the power and prevalence of social media bots.

High Tensions Over Legal Marijuana

Aug 8, 2017

Reefer madness. Pot’s legal in 29 states but not at the Federal level and Jeff Sessions does not like marijuana. Where does this go?

The Humanitarian Crisis Unfolding Abroad

Aug 7, 2017

With guest host Jane Clayson.

Famine. 20 million people now on the brink in Africa and the Middle East. We’ve got reporters on the frontlines.

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