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The Scholars’ Circle Radio- April 20th, 2014
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First, planet earth is facing a sixth extinction. Can humanity rescue the planet that it has imperiled? [ dur: 30 mins. ] Annalee Newitz is journalist and author of Scatter, Adapt, and Remember: How Humans Will Survive a Mass Extinction. She is the founding editor of the science and science fiction website i09.com. Elizabeth Kolbert [...]

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The Scholars’ Circle Radio- April 13th, 2014
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Scientists are saying the earth is changing more rapidly than we expected. Ecosystems are shifting and some species are dying out. What exactly is occurring and where are we headed? We speak with Larry Schweiger. [ dur: 27 mins. ] Larry Schweiger is president and CEO of the National Wildlife Federation, America’s largest conservation organization. Author [...]

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The Scholars’ Circle Radio- April 6th, 2014
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First, in remembrance of the 20th anniversary of the Rwandan Genocide (April 7), we revisit the tragedy with Senator Romeo Dallaire who witnessed the atrocities first-hand. [ dur: 25 mins. ] Senator Romeo Dallaire is the author of, Shake Hands with the Devil: The Failure of Humanity in Rwanda and They Fight Like Soldiers, They [...]

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The Scholars’ Circle Radio- March 30th, 2014
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First we launch the first in our new monthly series with Scientific American, Scholars Circle Scientific (SCSC), with highlights in science. [ dur: 13 mins. ] Fred Guterl, Executive Editor, Scientific American; Then, in the wake of the three year anniversary of the Fukushima disaster we speak with Edwin Lyman. [ dur: 13 mins. ] Edwin [...]

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The Scholars’ Circle Radio- March 23rd, 2014
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First, the underworld of organ trafficking. [ dur: 10 mins. ] Nancy Scheper-Hughes, professor of anthropology at University of California, Berkeley, editor of Commodifying Bodies and author of Violence in War and Peace: An Anthology. Art Caplan, professor and head of the division of Bioethics at New York University Langone Medical Center and award-winning author [...]

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The Scholars’ Circle Radio- March 16th, 2014
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First, great steps in science are unraveling the mysteries of the mind and finding, what we thought was only science fiction, is reality. Dr. Michio Kaku is a theoretical physicist and cofounder of the String Field Theory. His latest book is, The Future of the Mind: The Scientific Quest to Understand, Enhance, and Empower the [...]

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The Scholars’ Circle Radio- March 9th, 2014
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First, great steps in science are unraveling the mysteries of the mind and finding, what we thought was only science fiction, is reality. [ dur: 26 mins. ] Dr. Michio Kaku is a theoretical physicist , currently Henry Semat Professor of Theoretical Physics at the City College of New York and co-founder of String Field [...]

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The Scholars’ Circle & Insighters Radio- March 2nd, 2014
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Power is shifting and changing hands more rapidly than ever. What does it mean for global politics, religion, and economies? [ dur: 24 mins. ] Moises Naim, Carnegie Endowment for Int’l Peace, author of The End of Power: From Boardrooms to Battlefields and Churches to States, Why Being In Charge Isn’t What It Used to [...]

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The Scholars’ Circle & Insighters Radio- Feb. 23rd, 2014
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First, we look at a little known international bank that influences the world’s economy with Adam LeBor [ dur: 29 mins. ] Adam LeBor is author and journalist. His is the author of, The Tower of Basil: The Shadowy History of the Secret Bank that Runs the World and The Believers: How America Fell for [...]

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The Scholars’ Circle & Insighters Radio- Feb. 16th, 2014
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First, we’ll revisit the 1926 founding of Black History Month. [ dur: 15 mins. ] VP Franklin, Distinguished Prof. History at UC Riverside; Author of Living Our Stories, Telling Our Truths: Autobiography and the Making of the African-American Intellectual Tradition editor of Journal of African American History. Then, they may have been some of the world’s [...]

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