Weekend Edition Saturday
Weekend Edition Saturday
Left, Right & Center
Weekly half-hour program providing “A civilized yet provocative antidote to the screaming talking heads of political debate" streaming & podcasting at KCRW.com.
Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Madeleine Brand hosts Press Play, examining the latest ideas and trends shaping our world and Los Angeles. Streaming & podcast daily at KCRW.com.
In-depth interviews with the most innovative & influential people in entertainment, art, and pop culture. Hosted by film critic Elvis Mitchell, at KCRW.com.
Sundays 10AM - 11 AM
Invisibilia is about the unseen forces that control human behavior -- things like ideas, beliefs, assumptions, and thoughts.
When you take on the trappings of something – just step into a role – can it change you more deeply, from the Outside In?
Jul 30, 2016
Flip the Script
Usually when someone is hostile to us, we are hostile right back. The psychological term is "complementarity." But then in rare cases someone manages to be warm, and what happens as a result can be surprising.
Jul 16, 2016
Frame of Reference
Are you rich? Well married? Successful? You may think the answer has to do with your objective situation. But in fact, it has more to do with how you measure up to the people around you.
Jul 09, 2016
The Problem with the Solution
Americans love solutions, to political conflicts, social ills, clogged drains. But are there ever problems we shouldn't try to solve?
Jul 02, 2016
The Personality Myth
Most of us believe our personalities, and those of our loved ones, are predictable and constant over time. But what if they aren't?
Jun 25, 2016
The New Norm
Social and emotional norms determine so much of our behavior: how we dress, talk, eat, and even what we feel. So, can deeply entrenched emotional norms be changed?
Jun 18, 2016
Our Computers, Ourselves
Are computers changing our character? Is our closeness with computers changing us as a species? Alix and Lulu look at the ways technology affects us.
Feb 15, 2015
The Power of Categories
How categories define us — how, if given a chance, humans will jump into one category or another. We need them. We want them....
Feb 08, 2015
We explore the ways in which all of us are connected — more literally than you might realize.
Feb 01, 2015
How to Become Batman
The surprising effect that your expectations can have on the people around you.
Jan 25, 2015
What would happen if you could disappear fear?
Jan 18, 2015
The Secret History of Thoughts
We ponder the question, "Are my thoughts related to my inner wishes, do they reveal who I really am?"
Jan 11, 2015
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