Christopher Werth is the editor of WNYC’s health unit. Prior to that, he worked as editor/senior producer of The Daily at The New York Times and senior producer at Freakonomics Radio. He spent eight years as a public-radio reporter in London, reporting for NPR, Marketplace, Newsweek, The Los Angeles Times and the BBC World Service.
Christopher Werth appears in the following:
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Monday, June 18, 2018
Monday, May 21, 2018
Tuesday, March 06, 2018
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Tuesday, September 09, 2014
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Monday, July 07, 2014
Thursday, July 03, 2014
Saturday, May 10, 2014
Pippins Primary School is just one of dozens of schools in the neighborhoods that surround London's Heathrow Airport. At recess the students play outside on an asphalt playground. And like clockwork, a jet roars just several hundred feet overhead every 90 seconds. The school is almost directly under Heathrow's flight ...
Saturday, March 29, 2014
While global attention has been focused on Malaysia Airlines' missing 777 this week, Boeing's best-known aircraft, the 747, was also in the news. The Federal Aviation Administration ordered Boeing to immediately fix a software glitch that could cause problems during landing.
The software flaw is not the only problem for ...
Friday, March 07, 2014
Saturday, February 01, 2014
When oil supplies ran short and gasoline prices spiked four decades ago, angry drivers demanded relief. Congress responded in 1975 by banning most exports of U.S. crude oil.
Today, domestic oil production is booming, prompting U.S. energy companies to call for a resumption of exporting. Many economists agree.
But would ...
Saturday, January 25, 2014
The sun has just set over a busy, dimly lit street in Paris when musicians suddenly start spilling out of a corner bar, tuning their instruments. Colin Solal Cardo follows close behind, holding a video camera.
"We were inside the bar," Solal Cardo says, "and we got kicked out. So ...
Thursday, January 09, 2014
Tuesday, July 30, 2013
In this age of cyber-crime and online espionage, here's a good old-fashioned story about cops and robbers: Smash & Grab, a new documentary film opening in New York on Wednesday, details the exploits of the "Pink Panthers" — a group of international jewel thieves that, for the past decade, has ...
Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Cities are defined by their skylines — while Paris is composed mostly of low-rise apartment buildings, New York is a city of tall office towers. But London is a city in transition. On Tuesday, Boris Johnson, the mayor of the British capital, attends a "topping out" ceremony for one of ...