WHYY

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WHYY, Inc. is a nonprofit corporation chartered by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and licensed by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to operate TV12 and 91FM, the public broadcasting stations serving southeastern Pennsylvania, Delaware and South Jersey. Offices and studios are located in Philadelphia and Wilmington.

Series

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4 Pieces

Five-plus minute features on Olympians.

  • From: WHYY
  • Updated: Aug 11, 2004
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144 Pieces

Weekly subscribable series. Host Maiken Scott leads this one-hour, weekly tour of the people and places at the heart of health and science.

  • From: WHYY
  • Updated: Feb 22, 2017
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73 Pieces

Host Maiken Scott leads this one-hour, weekly tour of the people and places at the heart of health and science.

  • From: WHYY
  • Updated: Feb 14, 2017

Latest Pieces

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Often we think of life and death as opposite sides of a coin — categories as final as they are discrete. But in an age when machines can keep heart...

  • Added: Mar 14, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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Earthquakes, storms, fires, disease — they sweep into our communities, often unexpectedly. They don’t happen often, but when they do, emergencies c...

  • Added: Mar 07, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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In this rebroadcast, we explore the wild. Being in nature is restorative — it can feeds the soul. But, for hundreds of years, we pushed west across...

  • Added: Feb 27, 2019
  • Length: 58:58
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Humans are social animals, equipped with brains hard-wired to connect with those around us. We rely on relationships for safety and survival, as we...

  • Added: Feb 21, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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Math is a discipline of logic, but for lots of us, it may as well be magic: a force as powerful as it is unattainable. The “math anxious” among us ...

  • Added: Feb 14, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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What matters to a child’s health? Sure, some things are embedded in our genetics. But from the moment we’re born, there are a million different exp...

  • Added: Feb 07, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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On this rebroadcast of The Pulse, we look at the legacy of segregation in the U.S., and how it continues to affect health care and health outcomes ...

  • Added: Jan 31, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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From anti-vaxxers to climate change deniers and even flat-earthers, there’s a lot of mistrust in science. But how did we get here in the first plac...

  • Added: Jan 24, 2019
  • Length: 58:58
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Hospitals can be a bewildering place. They operate according to their own special logic, which can make them feel a bit like a well-oiled machine —...

  • Added: Jan 17, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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How we talk about an issue has ramifications that go far beyond the words. Names, descriptions, and terms lay the foundation for how we think about...

  • Added: Jan 10, 2019
  • Length: 58:59