Photo: Soldiers of 1st Brigade Combat Team, 34th Infantry Division salute the American flag as The Star-Spangled Banner is played during their departure ceremony at historic Fort Snelling May 22, 2011 ( courtesy of The U.S. Army)
Public opinion on international conflict takes a turn
From this Episode:
How public opinion shapes military intervention
New polling shows that more Americans support intervening in Syria, which is a change from the Obama years. We look closer at the numbers, and how Americans have...
8 min, 25 sec
Border wall could spell disaster for wolves, ocelots
President Trump is asking for more than $4 billion for a wall between the U.S. and Mexico. However, these massive walls have a history of affecting not just people, but...
8 min, 10 sec
With drought officially over in California, can we take long showers?
Governor Jerry Brown has lifted emergency drought restrictions in all but four counties in California. But he warned that the next drought could be around the corner, and...
"Body Builders" push human limits, envision a world without disability
Hugh Herr was a teenaged rock-climbing star when he lost his legs below the knees, then built prosthetics to help him walk and climb even more efficiently. Lee Spievack was...
13 min, 29 sec