Today maybe Christmas Day, but what is the real meaning of Christmas? What are the Pagan origins and history of Christmas that influence our Christmas traditions? Find out on this edition of A Public Affair!
Today, more and more children are being injured in competitive sports. An exceptionally high percentage of those injuries are concussions. So what research is being done to reduce the after effects concussions have on the brain? Is it possible to prevent them from happening in the first place?
World leaders gather in Warsaw, Poland this week to attempt to negotiate global climate deals. What’s happening there? Will there ever be enough global political will to address the problem?
On Wednesday November 13th, our host Tim Hansel was joined by Don Mitchell author of “Flying Blind: One Man’s Adventures Battling Buckthorn, Making Peace with Authority and Creating a Home for Endangered Bats”.
Pseudoscience is like science, but yet it isn’t. So what is pseudoscience? How is pseudoscience different from science?
Is it pop or soda? Do you say bubbler or water fountain? On Wednesday October 16th, our host Tim Hansel discussed the book “Wisconsin Talk: Linguistic Diversity in the Badger State” with one of its authors Eric Raimy. We learned a lot about the history of Wisconsin dialect, how the linguistics differ around the state, and why we say certain phrases or words here in the badger state.