Robert Krulwich

Host, WNYC's Radiolab

Robert Krulwich specializes in making complicated news about anything -- science, economics, politics -- easy to grasp through visual and dramatic analogies. After getting his start reporting on Watergate for the Pacifica network, Robert became an NPR correspondent. From 1978 -1985, if you were listening to NPR, you heard all about business and economics from Robert Krulwich. After that he moved to television, working for CBS, ABC and the PBS programs Frontline and NOVA. He is currently the host of NOVA’s ScienceNOW. Radio Lab marks his return to public radio.

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Our world is saturated in color, but it's hard to put your finger on how something so intangible can have such a visceral punch.

Colors

Our world is saturated in color, but it's hard to put your finger on how something so intangible can have such a visceral punch.

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Radiolab stares down the very moment of passing, and speculates about what may lay beyond...

After Life

Radiolab stares down the very moment of passing, and speculates about what may lay beyond...

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This hour, Radiolab embraces stochasticity, a wonderfully slippery and smarty-pants word for randomness, which may be at the very foundation of our lives.

Stochasticity

This hour, Radiolab embraces stochasticity, a wonderfully slippery and smarty-pants word for randomness, which may be at the very foundation of our lives.

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