Precipitating Questions

« previous episode | next episode »

Friday, February 10, 2006

Cynthia Nixon tells us about her return to Broadway, and life after “Sex and the City.” Plus, on this week’s edition of Please Explain, we’ll grapple with a subject that’s bewitched humans since the dawn of time: the weather!

Facing Tragedy

Cynthia Nixon is returning to the stage for the Broadway debut of David Lindsay-Abaire’s Rabbit Hole. The new play revolves around a tragic event, and the emotional aftershocks it creates for one family.

Music: Intersection, Track Numbers: 2, 13, and 6


Please Explain: The Weather

We’ve all had countless polite conversations about the weather. But how many of us really understand how it works? And just how much do the experts know? On this week’s edition of Please Explain, we’ll take a crash course on some of the basics, and explore some of the more ...


News, weather, Radiolab, Brian Lehrer and more.
Get the best of WNYC in your inbox, every morning.

Leave a Comment

Register for your own account so you can vote on comments, save your favorites, and more. Learn more.
Please stay on topic, be civil, and be brief.
Email addresses are never displayed, but they are required to confirm your comments. Names are displayed with all comments. We reserve the right to edit any comments posted on this site. Please read the Comment Guidelines before posting. By leaving a comment, you agree to New York Public Radio's Privacy Policy and Terms Of Use.