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What Big Data Can Teach Us About Ourselves

All of the websites we visit, things we search, and products we buy are logged in databases that can tell us a lot about modern people’s thoughts and behaviors. We talk to data analyst and author Seth Stephens-Davidowitz about some of the conclusions this big data can help us reach.

The Story of Apollo 8

Many of us know the stories of Apollo 11 and Apollo 13, but fewer know of Apollo 8, the first daring mission into the orbit of the moon. We discuss the mission that effectively ended the space race and set an important precedent that may have saved the lives of the astronauts on board Apollo 13.

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