Julia has made radio for NPR's Planet Money, PRI's The World, WLRN News in Miami, Only Human, and the WNYC Newsroom. She now reports and produces stories for More Perfect, a spinoff of Radiolab all about the Supreme Court.
Julia Longoria appears in the following:
Wednesday, March 08, 2017
A granddaughter sets out to find the roots of her grandmother’s obsession with Vicks Vaporub. The little blue jar ends up changing their relationship.
Friday, November 04, 2016
This election certainly feels stressful. But we wanted to find out what this election is actually doing to us — biologically. So we teamed up with scientists to run our own experiment.
Thursday, September 08, 2016
Hear how the City helps one of its hottest neighborhoods stay cool in the summer.
Thursday, September 08, 2016
New York City didn't always take charge in extreme heat. It started with a young Theodore Roosevelt and the greatest cooling technology of 1896. Have we kept up with times?
Tuesday, June 21, 2016
Three people tell Only Human what it’s like when life hands you a vacation from disease and then sends you home again.
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Scientist Paul Quinton has lived twice as long as expected for someone with cystic fibrosis. And his research led to a breakthrough drug for the disease. But who gets to decide the cost?
Thursday, April 28, 2016
Eli Beer wanted to find a faster way to respond to emergencies in Israel — he found the answer in Brooklyn. Then it went global...and wound up in Jersey City.
Tuesday, April 05, 2016
What actually makes you feel better when you go to the doctor? We explore the power of a placebo – the most misunderstood “medicine” of all.
Thursday, February 11, 2016
When it comes to diet advice, Americans are fed plenty of junk. We put together our Top 5 nutrition myths that have been debunked over the years.
Thursday, December 17, 2015
All five borough boards have voted against the mayor's proposed plan, which would permit taller buildings and call for more affordable housing across the city.
Friday, November 27, 2015
One company might be to blame for the newly complicated web of cell phone plans on the market. But it might actually be the best time to buy a plan.
Thursday, October 29, 2015
A new report from the New York Building Congress says the city's construction industry is booming, but public investment in infrastructure is NOT keeping up.
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
Many New York City teens will get discounted tickets to the hit musical "Hamilton" which uses hip hop to tell the story of the American Revolution.
Friday, October 23, 2015
Americans are finally getting credit cards with chips on the front. The rest of world has been using these fraud-fighting cards for decades. What's taken us so long?
Friday, October 16, 2015
Beer giant AB InBev wants to acquire its rival SABMiller. It's one of many billion dollar deals this year. At this rate, we'll set an all-time record in 2015. Is that good?
Thursday, October 15, 2015
If you're looking to hire, finding the right person can be hard. But are you asking the right questions? Netflix's former chief talent officer has some advice.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
His 'soft power' on the global stage helped restore diplomatic ties between the U.S. and Cuba, but will it work on climate change? A former Vatican ambassador isn't so sure.
Monday, September 21, 2015
Some recall the humble Jesuit who rode public transit and visited slums. Others wish he did more to save lives during the Dirty War.
Friday, September 18, 2015
Pope Francis comes to New York City next week. How will he balance his modesty with the need to raise money for the Church during his first trip to the home of Wall Street?
Thursday, September 10, 2015
A major restoration of the cathedral was expedited for the pope's visit this month. Hear our tour with the rector and an architect, and slide back and forth on a before and after photo.