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What Happened When Stanford's Famous Prison Experiment Got Out of Control

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

In the summer of 1971, Dr. Philip Zimbardo launched a study on the psychology of imprisonment, but his own team never realized how they, too, became part of the experiment.
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Reconsidering WWII, From the Japanese Perspective

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

In Hirohito’s War: The Pacific War, 1941-1945, Francis Pike challenges the standard interpretations of the causes of the war.
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Captives, Abroad and at Home

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

A documentary on the captives of ISIS. The new film "The Stanford Prison Experiment.” The Pacific war, from the Japanese perspective. A new home for the Whitney Museum.
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Freeing the Captives of ISIS

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Khalil al-Dakhi worked as a lawyer in Iraq, until ISIS overran his town. Now he leads an underground railroad that rescues women and children who have been taken captive by ISIS.
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The Hidden World of Animal Emotions

Monday, July 13, 2015

Lessons from Kenya to Yellowstone about how non-humans experience joy, grief, jealousy, anger, and love.
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Tribute: Omar Sharif

Monday, July 13, 2015

Omar Sharif had the charisma and deftness to defy ethnic typecasting with his iconic roles in films like Lawrence of Arabia. In 2003, we spoke to him about his film, Monsieur Ibrahim.
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When Things Spiral Out of Control in The Cutthroat World of Magazine Publishing

Monday, July 13, 2015

A new play follows the lives of an ambitious group of editorial assistants at a notorious Manhattan magazine, where things quickly get out of hand. 
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How Exercise Affects The Brain

Monday, July 13, 2015

Dr. Wendy Suzuki's new book blends personal memoir and science narrative to show the connection between exercise, learning, memory, and cognitive abilities.
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Eilen Jewell Performs Live in Studio

Monday, July 13, 2015

Eilen Jewell performs cuts from her new album, “Sundown Over Ghost Town.”
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Understanding Animal Emotion, and Human Memory and Cognition

Monday, July 13, 2015

Understanding what animals think and feel. “Gloria” goes inside a Manhattan magazine. Eilen Jewell performs live. Dr. Wendy Suzuki on boosting her memory and cognitive abilities.
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Leonard Lopate Weekend: Summer Guests, A Radioactive Dome & Escaping North Korea

Friday, July 10, 2015

The Leonard Lopate Show's 3 favorite segments from the last week, in case you missed them!
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Sweet and Savory Pies That Break All the Rules

Friday, July 10, 2015

The New York Times' Melissa Clark checks in on how listeners fared at making ice cream at home. Then, she'll issue a new "Cooking along with the Times" challenge: galettes and crostadas!
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Recipe: Maangchi's Korean Fried Chicken

Friday, July 10, 2015

Coated with a sweet, sour, spicy sauce, yangnyeom-tongdak is a relatively modern dish in Korea: it’s take-out food, rarely made at home.
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Recipe: Maangchi's Napa Cabbage Kimchi

Friday, July 10, 2015

There are hundreds of different kinds of kimchi, but the baechu-kimchi is king of them all. 
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Pulling the Perfect Shot

Friday, July 10, 2015

The arrival of the humble espresso radically changed the way people consume caffeine across the world, and on today's Please Explain, we learn all about it.
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Bibimbap, Bulgogi, and Other Korean Dishes You Can Make at Home

Friday, July 10, 2015

Maangchi won the admiration of home cooks and chefs alike via her YouTube channel. Her new book shows how to cook Korean dishes like Bulgogi, Korean Fried Chicken, and Bibimbap at home.
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Light Up Your Bacon: Taking Better Food Photos

Friday, July 10, 2015

Make your meals shine on social media! Pictures of food are ever-present on social media, but many leave a lot to be desired. Here are the do's and don'ts of food photography.
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Understanding Food Photography, Embracing Korean Cooking!

Friday, July 10, 2015

How to take a great food photo. Melissa Clark talks ice cream and sweet and savory galettes! Maangchi talks about making Korean dishes at home. Please Explain is all about espresso!
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Of Course You Can Stay With Us!

Thursday, July 09, 2015

New York Times Social Qs columnist Philip Galanes discusses the delicate question of summer guests, and takes calls on items like when it's OK to tell someone to leave. 
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Understanding the Chinese Stock Market Crash

Thursday, July 09, 2015

The Chinese stock market has dropped a third over the last month, prompting a major intervention from the Beijing government.
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