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Deception, Rivalry, Murder: A New York City Love Story

Thursday, February 12, 2015

In Amanda Filipacchi's new novel, a beautiful costume designer and a plain-looking musician look for love, but discover a killer instead.
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A Giant of the Violin, with a Talent for Discovering Talent

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Behind violin virtuoso Anne-Sophie Mutter’s quest to bring the world’s most exceptional young string players to Carnegie Hall.
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No New Messages; Who Owns Manhattan?

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Philip Galanes on the etiquette of returning messages. Anne-Sophie Mutter's ensemble at Carnegie Hall. Amanda Filipacchi's new novel. The Shell companies that buy up Manhattan condos.
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Illusions Shattered, A Cow Searches For the Truth

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

David Duchovny, best known as Fox Mulder in The X-Files and the troubled novelist Hank Moody in Californication, has released his first novel, Holy Cow: A Modern-Day Dairy Tale.
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Guest Picks: David Duchovny

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

The star of X-Files and Californication (and new novelist) tells us what he's watching, reading, and eating.
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In Israel, A Husband and Rabbis Decide Divorce

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

In Israel there is neither civil marriage nor civil divorce; only Orthodox rabbis can legalize a marriage or its dissolution, which is only possible with the husband’s full consent. 
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David Duchovny's First Novel, Dissecting the Teenage Brain

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

The science of the adolescent brain. David Duchovny's first novel. A new film about divorce in Israel. The Gurus of How-To advise on common issues with freezing weather . 
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The Parents' Manual to the Teenage Brain

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

The teen years encompass vitally important stages of brain development in learning and multitasking, stress and memory, sleep, addiction, and decision-making.
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Digging Yourself Out of Winter

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

The Gurus of How-To, Al Ubell and Larry Ubell join us to talk about common issues that come with freezing weather and heavy snowfall. 
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Changing Cancer Treatment

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

A leading researcher in immunotheraphy and one of his patients discuss the treatment and how it could radically change cancer treatment.
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Humans: The 70,000 Year History

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

One hundred thousand years ago, at least six different species of humans inhabited Earth. Yet today there is only homo sapiens. What happened to the others? And what may happen to us? 
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Six Decades of Dance, As She Remembers It

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Carmen de Lavallade, the 83-year-old dancer, talks about her life, career, and the New York premier of her latest performance. 
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Changing Cancer Treatment, Understanding Mankind

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

The new breakthroughs in cancer treatment. Carmen de Lavallade's new performance, "As I Remember It." A new documentary series on the life of Robert Durst. A Brief History of Humankind.
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Seven Years Digging For The Truth About Robert Durst

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Robert Durst, scion of New York’s billionaire Durst family, has long been suspected in multiple murders, but he maintains his innocence and remains a free man.
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Self-Destructive, and Singing Soprano

Monday, February 09, 2015

Opera star Deborah Voigt recounts her private battles to overcome addiction and depression.
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Searching, Elusively, For The Happy

Monday, February 09, 2015

Award-winning playwright and author Yasmina Reza talks about her novel which deals with extramarital vicissitudes, the elusiveness of intimacy, and the fear of loneliness.
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Expelled For Speaking Out Against the Russian Government

Monday, February 09, 2015

The former head of the largest investment fund in Russia was expelled when he spoke out against corrupt oligarchs. His attorney was tortured in jail, where he died. 
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Building the Battery For the Next Electric Vehicle

Monday, February 09, 2015

There is a worldwide race to perfect the lithium-ion battery, a device with the potential to power the electric car. The stakes are huge for the company that can bring it to market.
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Racing to Invent a Battery, Exposing Corruption in Russia

Monday, February 09, 2015

Steve LeVine on the race to perfect the lithium-ion battery. Opera star Deborah Voigt recounts her private battles to overcome addiction. Yasmina Reza talks about her new novel.
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Leonard Lopate Weekend: Hitmakers Cynthia Weil + Barry Mann, The Paradox of Italy, Mistreating Farm Animals

Friday, February 06, 2015

The Leonard Lopate Show's three favorite segments from the last week, in case you missed them. 
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