Tim came to Radiolab in 2009 after several years at non-profits, immigrant outreach agencies, coffeeshops, and record stores, as well as a stint doing volunteer work in Central America and Mexico. He continues to write and record music under the name Soltero, which can be heard here.
Tim Howard appears in the following:
Thursday, February 21, 2013
One blizzardy February afternoon, Jad and a handful of Radiolabbers headed to midtown Manhattan to meet a fleet-fingered string quartet.
Monday, December 17, 2012
First: a perfect moment. On day 86 of a 3-month trek to and from the South Pole, adventurer Aleksander Gamme discovered something he'd stashed under the ice at the start of his trip. He wasn't expecting such a rush of happiness in that cold, hungry ...
Monday, August 27, 2012
Pain is a fundamental part of life, and often a very lonely part. Doctors want to understand their patients' pain, and we all want to understand the suffering of our friends, relatives, or spouses. But pinning down another person's hurt is a slippery business.
Monday, May 21, 2012
What is the color of honey, and "faces pale with fear"? If you're Homer--one of the most influential poets in human history--that color is green. And the sea is "wine-dark," just like oxen...though sheep are violet. Which all sounds...well, really off. Producer Tim Howard introduces us to linguist Guy Deutscher, ...
Monday, May 21, 2012
Jad and Robert wonder if maybe they could add to their color pallet. Jay Neitz wondered the same thing, sort of. Take a monkey that can't see red, for example. Couldn't you just give them the red cones they were missing? So he took the human gene for red cones, ...
Wednesday, April 04, 2012
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Wednesday, August 17, 2011
Lately the only song I want to hear is "I Don't Want To Grow Up" by Tom Waits.
Monday, July 11, 2011
Cryptonomicon - what a beast! This is a novel that's hard to actually describe but a joy to read.
Friday, January 28, 2011
Tuesday, January 25, 2011
Tim Howard heads to Fort Monmouth, New Jersey for the story of a WWII hero whose feats of navigation saved hundreds of lives. The hero? A pigeon named G.I. Joe. Museum Curator Mindy Rosewitz fills in the details. Professor Charles Walcott helps Tim delve into the mysteries of ...