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User Experience: A Call for Users

Monday, January 26, 2015

Tell us about your weird Google Alerts.
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Radiolab

Explaining The Flashlight Sessions

Thursday, October 30, 2014

There are many ways to communicate with the dead, we examine one of them. 
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Radiolab

Haunted

Thursday, October 30, 2014

How a group of paranormal investigators made one man realize what it really means for a house, or a man, to be haunted.
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Selected Shorts

Hear Some (Slightly) Magical Short Stories

Friday, December 27, 2013

Guest host Robert Sean Leonard presents three kind-of-magical tales and one true love story, featuring works by James Thurbur, Alice Hoffman and Rita Dove.

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The Choral Mix with Kent Tritle

Scary Choral Music for Halloween

Sunday, October 27, 2013

This week the Choral Mix goes trick-or-treating for scary Halloween goodies including frightening music by Handel, Mendelssohn, Rachmaninoff and Ligeti. Listen with the lights on!

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Top Five Pieces to Raise the Dead (or Undead)

Thursday, October 24, 2013

It’s not pure coincidence that classical composers wind up on soundtracks to horror flicks and slasher movies. Their music can raise the hairs of listeners even without scary special effects.

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Selected Shorts

Selected Shorts: Ghosts and Angels

Sunday, December 25, 2011

From James Thurber’s classic story of misunderstanding, “The Night the Ghost Got In,” to Alice Hoffman’s whimsical tale of bad karma turned good, “Examining the Evidence,” to Alan Gurganus's reverse Annunciation tale, “It Had Wings,” the line between the real and the numinous is both funny and fine.

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WNYC News

Step On A Crack, Break Your Mother's Back?

Monday, April 06, 2009

In America, three out of four people say they believe in the possibility of ghosts, psychics, telepathy or some measure of the supernatural. Why? Bruce Hood tells Brian Lehrer that it's a product of the brain that creates the mind.

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