John Poole appears in the following:
Wednesday, June 05, 2019
Friday, April 05, 2019
Friday, March 29, 2019
Friday, September 14, 2018
Friday, June 22, 2018
Thursday, June 07, 2018
Friday, June 23, 2017
Thursday, February 16, 2017
Thursday, February 09, 2017
Thursday, February 02, 2017
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
The world's girls are healthier than ever. They live longer and more of them are going to school than at any time in history.
But most of them face discrimination simply because they are girls. The discrimination happens at every point in their lives.
In some cases, it starts even ...
Thursday, October 01, 2015
Why do we humans like to play so much? Play sports, play tag, play the stock market, play duck, duck, goose? We love it all. And we're not the only ones. Dogs, cats, bears, even birds seem to like to play. What are we all doing? Is there a point ...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Sunday, October 12, 2014
Monrovia, Liberia's capital, is a city that relies on public transportation — buses, private vans (also known locally as buses), cars and motorcycle taxis. And you can't use any of these options without coming into contact with other people, whether you're jostling in line or wrapping your arms around a ...
Monday, September 22, 2014
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Monday, August 04, 2014
This week at NPR Ed, our series Playing To Learn will explore questions about why people play and how play relates to learning.
Why do we humans like to play so much? Play sports, play tag, play the stock market, play duck, duck, goose? We love it all. And ...
Thursday, July 31, 2014
So let's cut to the chase. Depending on where you live on Earth, cooking dinner, having sex and going to the bathroom are either three of life's many pleasures, or they're the riskiest things you can do.
When you dig into global statistics, two interesting facts pop out. The ...
Thursday, July 31, 2014
What shape is the moon? When it's full, we'd all agree that it looks perfectly round. But careful measurements by a team of scientists have shown that's not the case.
Like many an Earth-bound observer, it turns out that our nearest neighbor in space is hiding a slight bulge around ...
Friday, May 23, 2014
Former Clinton and Obama speechwriter Jon Lovett knocked it out of the park last year at Pitzer College's commencement. We asked the brilliant animator Steve Cutts to bring part of his address to life in pictures. You will likely never look at a commencement gown the same way again.