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Some of Planet Money's oil is going to end up in someone's gas tank-- and some of it might end up in someone's someone's sandwich. On today's show, we follow our oil to a refinery, where it'll become propane,
The Tiny1 is a point-and-shoot designed for astrophotography. Ever been out under a beautiful night sky, and tried to take a picture of it with your smartphone or a handheld camera? If so, you know how
You're probably making decisions based on information you don't even know you have. Most of us have a general idea of what intuition is -- you might say we have an intuitive idea -- but there’s never been
It's common practice for many of the world's most successful people to intentionally direct the workings of their subconscious mind while they're sleeping. "Your subconscious mind works continuously, you
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If you’re serious about your exercise plan, you need to smarten up. Before you head to the gym, here are seven fascinating insights from science to help motivate you and get more from your exercise, plucked
When Anne Biklé and David Montgomery fed their failing soil with organic matter, they were astonished by the results. Stimulating the microbes that live beneath the surface led the garden to flourish.
You have a little over 24 hours to figure out what you're going to be for Halloween, put the finishing touches on your very (sort of) grown-up Halloween party, and track down some spooky movies to rent.
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Skip Lievsay is one of the most talented men in Hollywood. He has created audioscapes for Martin Scorsese and is the only sound man the Coen brothers go to. But the key to this work is more than clever
And the winner of our 2015 Readers' Choice Week contest is... Remember last month when it was Readers' Choice Week? Well, as a part of that wacky program we asked you guys to send us your best, your greatest,