Amy Standen appears in the following:
Saturday, November 21, 2015
One morning last year, when Bryan Bashin sat down to check his email, a peculiarly short note caught his attention.
"A businessman has passed away. I think you might want to talk to us," it read.
Bashin directs a nonprofit in San Francisco called the LightHouse for the Blind ...
Monday, June 29, 2015
Monday, March 09, 2015
Sunday, January 25, 2015
Some researchers say big data could change the way medical research is done and the way individual doctors make medical decisions. Others say it raises too many questions when it comes to medicine. (This story originally aired on All Things Considered on Jan. 5.)
Thursday, January 22, 2015
Monday, January 19, 2015
Monday, January 05, 2015
Monday, November 03, 2014
Monday, October 20, 2014
Monday, May 19, 2014
Monday, May 19, 2014
Thursday, November 07, 2013
In California's Silicon Valley, there will soon be a new source of water for residents. That may not sound like big news, but the source of this water – while certainly high-tech — is raising some eyebrows.
With freshwater becoming more scarce in many parts of the country, the public ...
Monday, October 21, 2013
The way Ronna Simmons of Philadelphia describes it, every two weeks a timer goes off.
Simmons, 24, will have been doing just fine, working, taking care of her daughter. And then suddenly everything changes. Normally cheerful, Simmons says she begins to hate herself.
"I tell everybody 'I'm not myself right ...
Monday, July 08, 2013
If you're having chest pain, your doctor can test you for a heart attack. If you're having hip pain, your doctor could test for osteoarthritis.
But what if you're depressed? Or anxious? Currently there are no physical tests for most disorders that affect the mind. Lab tests like these could ...
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Monday, February 13, 2012
Saturday, December 08, 2001
In the old days, comic books written for female readers tended to be soap operas and adolescent fantasies drawn by men. We talk to two female comic artists of different generations, Jessica Abel and Trina Robbins, about their work.