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1)  Revisiting Mr. Rogers - The 2002 Dartmouth College Commencement Address
     (17 to 31 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Daddy Long Legs
      (7 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  The Tham Luang Cave Rescue
     (14 to 17 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)   Human Rights vs Artificial Intelligence?
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  'I Hope To God We Will Be Safe' :  Refugees In Lebanon Start Returning To Syria
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Wasted Food
    (6 to 8 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Oprah Winfrey : USC Annenberg Commencement Address
    (23 to 29 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  A Father Feared For His Son's Life, So He Joined Him On The Street
      (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  The Virginity Fraud
     (12 to 14 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  The Betel Nut Sellers Of Papua New Guinea
      (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Milk! The 'Most Over-Argued Food In History'
     (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)   What It's Like to be the Child of Immigrants
     (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Why Are Whales So Big?
     (6 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Inside the Fight Against Russia's Fake News Empire
    (5 to 6 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Gunpowder vs Sandwich
    (6 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  A Day In The Boat Life On The Amazon River
      (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Tracee Ellis Ross: A Woman's Fury
     (10 to 13 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Who Cares If They're Cute? Accepting Animals On Their Own Terms
      (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Martin Luther King Jr.'s Dream 50 Years After His Assassination
     (9 to 12 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Deaf Heart
     (27 to 33 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  What's Going On With The Kids Of Today?
     (29 to 36 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  The Wood Wide Web
     (5 to 7 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  A Salvadoran Woman Missed Her U.S. Court Date. What Happens Next?
    (6 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  How A Half-Hour In A U.S. Embassy Changed A Life
      (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

9)  Leo Igwe : Why I choose humanism over faith
      (10 to 13 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Why Do Cats Act So Weird?
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Aboriginal Stories
      (6 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Lucianne Walkowicz: Let's not use Mars as a backup planet
     (6 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)   Childhood Playmates Reconnect, Rekindle Friendship That Transcends Race And Distance
     (6 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  First ever lower-caste Hindu woman elected to Pakistan's Senate
     (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Parkland Student David Hogg - a survivor of the shooting
    (5 to 7 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Martin Rees: Can we prevent the end of the world?
    (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  How NOT to eat a dog
      (6 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Comparing Human Emotions with Those of Animals
     (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Michael Ian Black On Why 'Boys Are Broken'
      (7 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Latif Nasser : You have no idea where camels really come from
     (12 to 15 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)   What You Neeed to Know About The Flu
     (11 to 13 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  What do you do when someone you know is accused of sexual harassment?
     (9 to 11 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Latif Nasser : The amazing story of the man who gave us modern pain relief
    (14 to 17 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  School Shooting Survivors Discuss Their Experiences
    (11 to 13 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Ric Elias : 3 things I learned while my plane crashed
      (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Sue Jaye Johnson : What we don't teach kids about sex
     (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Oprah Winfrey's Golden Globes speech
      (9 to 11 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Oprah's Golden Globes speech creates speculation about running for president
     (6 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)   Unacceptable Behavior is Unacceptable Behavior
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Facial yoga: Can exercising your facial muscles make you look younger?
     (8 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  The Female Monks Of Thailand
    (5 to 6 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  What Border Patrol Agents Think About Immigration Policy
    (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  What Your Smart Devices Know About You
      (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  The Nonhuman Rights Project Advocates For Zoo Animals
     (4 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Beth Malone : "I've been doing some thinking. I'm going to kill my dad."
      (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Great walls or great follies?
     (29 to 39 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Justin Baldoni : Why I'm done trying to be "man enough"
     (18 to 24 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  After A Mass Shooting, Families Feel 'A Pain That Will Never Go Away'
     (9 to 13 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Angela Wang : How China is changing the future of shopping
     (13 to 18 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Dao Nguyen : What makes something go viral?
    (10 to 14 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Of Power, Predators And Innocent Mistakes: The Complex Problems Of Sexual Harassment
     (11 to 14 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Taking Back 'Allahu Akbar'
      (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  When The Focus Is On The Student, Not The Class
     (4 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  How young people join violent extremist groups — and how to stop them
     (12 to 15 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  To Save Her Children, She Pretended To Be Crazy
     (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Canada's 'Welcome' To Immigrants Has Some Unintended Consequences
    (8 to 10 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  In Russia, 'The Future Is History'
    (6 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Three fears about screen time for kids — and why they're not true
      (12 to 15 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Emily Esfahani Smith : There's more to life than being happy
     (12 to 16 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Army Veteran Says Puerto Rico Needs 50,000 U.S. Troops
      (4 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Duarte Geraldino: What we're missing in the debate about immigration
     (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Is Russian Cyber Meddling An Extension Of the Cold War?
     (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  On the trail of those on the trail of legendary creatures
     (6 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Euna Lee : What I learned as a prisoner in North Korea
     12 to 16 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Are Four Leaf Clovers Not So Lucky?
    (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Women Now Allowed to Drive Cars In Saudia Arabia
      (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  SUSAN ROBINSON : How I fail at being disabled
     (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  How To Talk Race With Your Family
      (13 to 17 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  RONALD SULLIVAN JR. : How I help free innocent people from prison
     (12 to 15 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Florence Nightingale: Mathematician (and Nurse)
     (10 to 13 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Glenn Greenwald on how Donald Trump has changed America
     (6 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  'Ghost Of The Innocent Man': A Story Of 24 Years Of Wrongful Imprisonment
     (8 to 10 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  DAMON DAVIS : Courage is contagious
    (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  "I Was Bullied . . "  : Talking About Bullying
      (9 to 11 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

9)  Anika Paulson: How I found myself through music
      (9 to 12 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Sex, Drugs and Rock n Roll: The Science of Hedonism and the Hedonism of Science
     (29 to 37 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Let's say you despise Western democracy: How (and why) Russia hacked the U.S. election
     (10 to 12 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  When a healthy diet becomes an unhealthy obsession
     (29 to 36 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  John Koenig : Beautiful new words to describe obscure emotions
     (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Preparing to Live on Mars
    (4 to 6 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Former Vice-President Joe Biden Talks About Trump, Faith And Fate
     (38 to 47 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Sherman Alexie : 'Indian Du Jour'
     (44 to 56 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Ashley Judd : How online abuse of women has spiraled out of control
      (16 to 20 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  The Connection Between What You Eat and How You Feel
     (29 to 34 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Why Do We Yawn?
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Joe Biden's Commencement Speech at Cornell University
     (35 to 42 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Rutger Bregman: Is poverty "a personality defect"?
     (15 to 18 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Deborah Lipstadt: Behind the lies of Holocaust denial
    (16 to 19 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  How The Trump-Russia Scandal Is Playing In Russia
     (5 to 6 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Richard Dawkins On Terrorism And Religion
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Will Ferrell's University of Southern California Commencement Speech
      (9 to 11 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Thordis Elva and Tom Stranger: Our story of rape and reconciliation
     (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Carol Dweck: The power of believing that you can improve
     (11 to 13 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  The Physics of Fat - What happens to the weight we lose, and where does it go?
     (13 to 16 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Caroline Paul: How To Raise Brave Girls
     (13 to 16 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Using Humor To Shed Light On Feminism, Race, The Internet
    (7 to 9 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Is It Time For A Sugar Tax?
     (28 to 35 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  The Threat to Science and Science Integrity
     (25 to 31 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Are Insects the Next Superfood?
      (9 to 11 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Helping English Language Learners Get To College
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)   Children Who Hear Voices
      (29 to 37 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Lux Narayan: What I learned from 2,000 obituaries
     (6 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Teen Drug Use Is Declining, But Why?
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Egyptian Political Satirist Bassem Youssef
    (7 to 9 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  The President and the Press
     (29 to 36 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Jude Kelly: Why women should tell the stories of humanity
    14 to 17 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Growing Up Digitally
     (29 to 36 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Everyone is Uglier Than They Think. Everyone is More Beautiful Than They Think, too.
     (16 to 20 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)   Alexis Jones:  “Locker Room Talk”?
      (15 to 20 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Documenting The Refugees Of Syria And Iraq
     (6 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Saving The Planet, One Burger At A Time: This Juicy Patty Is Meat-Free
     (6 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  The Gendered Mind  (Is testosterone still king?)
    (29 to 36 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Overcoming Poverty  (and the effects of parenting programs)
     (7 to 9 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  A Crime Reporter Recounts The Emotional Toll Of The Beat
    (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Teenagers Get Unusual Punishment For Spray-Painting Swastikas
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Dr. Cal Newport: Quit Social Media
     (14 to 17 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)   Farewell Address - First Lady Michelle Obama
      (21 to 25 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Farewell Address - President Barack Obama
     (49 to 62 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Costa Rica: "The Happiest Country on Earth"
     (29 to 36 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Prisoners Living with Acquired Brain Injury
    (28 to 35 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Ahmed Ahmed: When It Comes to Laughter, We Are All Alike
     (18 to 23 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Bert Jacobs: Do What You Like, Like What You Do
    (13 to 17 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  What Happens When A Billion People Get Computers?
     (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Jia Jiang: What I learned from 100 days of rejection'
     (16 to 20 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Actress Sofia Vergara Sued By Her Own Frozen Embryos
      (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Pets Find Their Way Into Our Hearts When We Need Them Most
     (3 to 4 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  The Scientific Illiteracy of Donald Trump
     (3 to 4 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Easy To See Why Some Loved Fidel Castro's Cuba, Many More Fled
     (3 minutes long )

6)  University Of California Pledges To Fight Trump On Immigration Policy
     (5 to 6 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  When It Comes To Wealthy Leaders, World Abounds With Cautionary Tales
    (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  An interview with the founders of Black Lives Matter
     (16 to 20 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Harassed On Twitter: 'People Need To Know The Reality Of What It's Like Out There'
     (25 to 31 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  What’s wrong with our food system
      (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  John McWhorter: 4 reasons to learn a new language
     (10 to 13 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Ann Makosinski : Why I Don’t Use A Smart Phone
     (12 to 15 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Christopher Soghoian: Your smartphone is a civil rights issue
     (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  I Was a Lab Rat in a Sleep Deprivation Study
     (17 to 22 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Angela Horn: The Less You Own, The More You Have
    (13 to 16 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Your Personal Brand
     (29 to 37 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Michelle Obama : 'ENOUGH IS ENOUGH'
    ( "probably the most important speech of the entire US political campaign" )
     (26 to 31 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  'Nobody's Son': A Memoir Of Childhood, Immigration And A Mother's Love
      (6 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Debating While Female
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Manwar Ali: Inside the mind of a former radical jihadist
     (17 to 21 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Who's A Good Girl? Your Dog, Who Understands More Than You Might Think
     (3 to 3 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  'I Feel Pretty Good': A Moment With Brian Wilson
     (7 to 9 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Hooked on Social Media
    (29 to 26 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  My Mind Was a Stranger
      (28 to 35 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

9)  Young Scientists
      (3 to 4 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  My Story - by Elizabeth Smart
     (12 to 15 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Donald Trump's Vision:  'Under One God' Vs. Religious Freedom
      (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Carolien Hoogland - My Year of Living Without Money
     (17 to 21 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  'Tough Guy' Farmers Stand Up To the Italian Mafia — And Win
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Rebecca MacKinnon - We can fight terror without sacrificing our rights
     (12 to 15 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6) Roxane Gay - Confessions of a bad feminist
     (11 to 14 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Tuning in to Autism
    (29 to 26 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Nadia Lopez - Why open a school? To close a prison
     (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Gabi Ury: What’s Wrong With Me? Absolutely Nothing!
     (12 to 15 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Egotism and its pitfalls  -  "our trumped up ideas of how important we are"
      (29 to 36 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Kevin Breel : Confessions of a depressed comic
     (11 to 14 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  After DNC Hack, Could Voting Machine be Compromised?
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Music For The Dying
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Anthony Goldbloom: The jobs we'll lose to machines — and the ones we won't
     (8 to 10 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  'Untouchables' Demands A New Place in the Life of India
    (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Matt Damon : MIT Commencement Speech
     (23 to 29 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Despite The Headlines, is The World Becoming Less Violent?
      (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Are We Constrained by Collective Memory?
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Are Police Being Taught To Pull The Trigger Too Fast?
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  The Mummy Returns
     (26 to 32 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Hollywood And The Middle Class: Selling Dreams
     (8 to 10 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  How Wild Birds Team Up With Humans To Guide Them To Honey
    (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  How A Shirt Collar Helped A Man Survive Auschwitz
     (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Malcolm Gladwell: Choice, happiness and spaghetti sauce
     (18 to 22 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  In Songs, Stories, Latino And LGBT Voices On How The Orlando Attack Feels Personal
     (11 to 13 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Shiza Shahid: My Journey with Malala
      (11 to 13 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  From 'Brexit' To Trump, Nationalist Movements Gain Momentum Around World
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Is Honesty Still Important?
     (29 to 35 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Why Young People Are Drawn To ISIS
     (9 to 11 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Candy Flavors E-Cigarettes for Kids?
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  The Internet May Be Humankind's Greatest Masterpiece
    (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

9)  Up The Amazon - an adventure . . . of sorts
    (6 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Lidia Yuknavitch: The beauty of being a misfit
     (13 to 16 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Muslims Are Just The Latest In History Of Scapegoats
      (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  At The Center Of Catholic Church's Sex Abuse Scandal
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Two Brothers on Different Sides of BREXIT (UK Vote On EU Exit)
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  A Child Bride At 13, She's Turned Herself Into A Prize-Winning Wrestler
     (9 to 11 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  A Different Story About The Kitty Genovese Murder
     (8 to 10 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Sleep Deprived: We're Recharging Our Phones, But Not Ourselves
    (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Negin Farsad: Social Justice Comedy - "A highly scientific taxonomy of haters"
     (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  How free is our "freedom of the press?"
     (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Free Software, Free Society
     (14 to 16 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  More Money = More Time Alone
      (3 to 4 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Our lonely society makes it hard to come home from war
     (14 to 17 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Einstein's socks
     (13 to 16 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Greed vs.The American Dream
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  'Embodiment Of Grit': How Children Of Farm Workers Became Tech Professionals
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Republican Immigration Rhetoric Leaves Latino Population Feeling Disenfranchised
    (11 to 13 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

9)  Stung By 83 Different Insects
    (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Nick Vujicic : Overcoming Hopelessness
     (15 to 18 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Orangutans Enjoy Interactive Video Games
      (10 to 12 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  He told her, "I'm leaving for Europe"
     (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  When You Become The Person You Hate On The Internet
     (6 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Attention, Students: Put Your Laptops Away
     (3 to 4 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Populism and the People Who Feel They're Unheard
     (7 to 9 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Jack Andraka – Teenage Cancer Detector Inventor
     (9 to 11 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Seth Godin : Stop Stealing Dreams  (WHAT IS SCHOOL FOR?)
     (17 to 20 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  "Queer, Young and Homeless"
     (39 to 47 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Love, Lost And Found: 'Things Just Fell Into Place'
      (7 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Jon Ronson: How One Tweet Can Ruin Your Life
     (17 to 21 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  When Women And Children Immigrants Are Welcomed Like Criminals
     (11 to 13 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Oscar Schwartz: Can a Computer Write Poetry?
     (11 to 13 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Legalize All Drugs? The 'Risks Are Tremendous' Without Defining The Problem
     (6 to 7 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Canadian Government Investigates Thousands Of Missing Indigenous Women
    (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  'Bullies', A Story Of Friendship, Booze And Brawls In a Biker Bar
     (33 to 40 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  What It's Like To Fall, Quite Literally, In Love
     (7 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  ALZhiR 26... and the potential for love
     (14 to 16 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Reshma Saujani: Teach girls bravery, not perfection
      (13 to 15 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Changes To French Spelling Make Us Wonder: Why Is English So Weird?
     (6 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Beyond words: what you're saying with growls, um, ahs and mms
     (25 to 29 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  What Does The Future Of Crime Look Like?
     (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  How Do You Spot A Nonconformist? You Can Start With Their Internet Browser
     (6 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Shonda Rhimes: My year of saying yes to everything
    (16 to 20 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

9)  Real-Life Romeo And Juliet
    (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Martin Pistorius: How my mind came back to life — and no one knew
     - 12 years trapped inside his body watching TV reruns
     (14 to 17 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  The Language of Emoji
      (28 to 34 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Are We All Criminals?
     (17 to 21 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Music of Memory
     (29 to 35 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Lucianne Walkowicz: Let's not use Mars as a backup planet
     (6 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Does Brain Training Work?
     (9 to 11 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Your Second Brain
    (29 to 35 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  James Veitch: This is what happens when you reply to spam email
     (10 to 12 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Selfies:  A Woman Thing?
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Great Lovers: Romeo and Juliet
      (54 to 64 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  The Lost Art of Listening
     (29 to 35 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Why Are 'Hoverboards' Literally Catching Fire?
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  The Cybersecurity Argument For And Against Device Encryption
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Governments Don't Understand Cyber Warfare. We Need Hackers
     (10 to 12 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  The Comedy of Climate Change
    (20 to 23 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Canadians Don't Waver In Welcome For Refugees
     (4 to 4 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  What It's Really Like To 'Walk' In Space
     (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Young American Muslims Face Pressure
      (11 to 13 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Hasan Elahi: FBI, here I am!
     (15 to 18 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Teens Spend More Time Looking at Screens Than Sleeping
     (4 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Aging Out and Moving On - Getting Old and Leaving Home
     (9 to 11 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  The Story of an American Mother and Daughter that Fled Iran
     (7 to 9 minutes long- depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  The Ethics Behind Driverless Cars
    (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  When A Stranger Leaves You $125 Million
     (4 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-125-

1)  Rita Pierson ; Every kid needs a champion
     (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  What It's Like To Be A Non-Violent Drug Criminal, Released After 23 Years
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  For Irish Illegally In U.S., A Life Locked In Place, Hoping For Change
      (4 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  A Long History Of Human-Horse Companionship
     (7 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Cosmetics For All - Cosmetic Companies and Diversity
     (4 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  'You Never Quit Trying': Preventing Gun Violence In Schools
     (9 to 11 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Cuba's Widespread Piracy Culture
     (3 to 4 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Helen Fisher: The brain in love
    (16 to 20 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

9)  The Girl Who Broke Free: Building A New Life In America
    (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-124-

1)  Falling in Love is the Easy Part
     (14 to 16 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Ugliness
      (26 to 30 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Why Some of Us Don't Have One True Calling
     (13 to 15 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  In Search Of A Ghost Boat ... And The 243 On Board
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  "You Gotta Laugh!" - Stand Up [Comedy} for Mental Health
     (29 to 33 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Home
     (11 minutes long)

7)  After Escaping North Korea, Freedom Is 'Seriously, Deadly Hard'
    (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  How I Stopped the Taliban from Shutting Down My School
     (17 to 20 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-123-

1)  Apple CEO Tim Cook's Commencement Address
     (20 to 26 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Barry Schwartz:  The Way We Think About Work is Broken
      (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Brazil Enslaved
     (6 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4) Everyone is Watching (you?) (me?)
     (29 to 35 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  In Hungary, Churches Are Silent On Migrants
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Kathryn Schulz: Don't Regret Regret
     (17 to 20 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  A Young Woman Goes 'Underground In Berlin' To Escape The Holocaust
    (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Young Migrants Seek A Safe Place
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-122-

1)  Anand Giridharadas: A Tale of Two Americas
     (20 to 26 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  The Numbers On Infidelity - That Many?
      (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  A Man Wakes Up And Doesn't Know His Wife
     (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  When Will Cuba Loses Its Nostalgic Charm?
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  The Horror Of Nagasaki 70 Years Later
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Before Obtaining Asylum, Refugees Must Show The Scars Behind The Stories
     (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Adora Svitak: What Adults Can Learn from Kids
    (8 to11 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Modern Day Slavery
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-121-

1)  How One Man Saved 669 Children
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Ash Beckham:  When to Take a Stand — and When to Let It Go
      (16 to 20 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  In Palestine, A Child Of Violence Becomes A Music Educator
     (8 to 11 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Hey Google, Please Forget Me!
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Jimmy Carter: Mistreatment of Women is the #1 Human Rights Abuse
     (17 to 21 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  At An Asylum In Juarez, Mexico,  'We Believe In Hope'
     (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Investigation Of Plane Shot Down Over Ukraine 'Frozen' By Lack Of Access
    (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Leading U.S. Psychologists Secretly Aided CIA Torture Program
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-120-

1)  'How Could You Not Know You Were Pregnant?'
     (9 to 11 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Stephen Colbert: You Are Your Own Professor Now
      (14 to 17 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  How An Average Guy Pretended To Be A Spy For The Russians
     (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Fighting ISIS Was The Right Thing To Do
     (8 to 11 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Mark Bezos: A life lesson from a volunteer firefighter
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  A Father, A Daughter And A Continent Between Them
     (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Living With A Hole In Your Brain
    (4 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  The First Dogs - 27,000 years ago
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-119-

1)  The Lady Lifers: A moving song from women in prison for life
     (10 to 12 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)   'San Andreas':  Are Earthquake Swarms For Real?
     (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  What did Jesus look like?
     (29 to 37 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  When the S%#t hits the fan!
     (29  to 37 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Vice President Joe Biden’s very personal speech
     (43 to 54 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Yassmin Abdel-Magied: What does my headscarf mean to you?
    (14 to 18 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Mummies reveal the diet, health, and lifestyle of ancient humans
     (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-118-

1)  Michelle Obama - Tuskegee University Commencement Address
     (27 to 32 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Alice Goffman: How we're priming some kids for college — and others for prison
     (16 to 19 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  What Kind of Parent Are You?
     (7 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Keeping Kids From Using Pot :  'This Is Going To Be Too Hard'
     (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Fruit Loops And Crying Travelers: The Trials Of Flight Attendants
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Bernie Sanders, Democratic Socialist, Runs for President of the U.S.
    (10 to 12 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7) 'Ghost Boy' - locked inside his body
     (29 to 34 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-117-

1)   Do You Believe in Ghosts?
     (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)   Barat Ali Batoor: My Desperate Journey with a Human Smuggler
      (11 to 13 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)   Barbers and Beards : the Company of Barber-Surgeons
     (29 to 34 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)   Jim Carrey — Commencement Address
     (25 to 30 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)   The Future is Rubbish
     (29 to 35 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)   Is Secondhand Smoke Child Abuse?
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)    Bel Pesce: 5 Ways to Kill Your Dreams
    (6 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-116-

1)  Monica Lewinsky: The Price of Shame
     (23 to 29 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Dogs— Bred to be Our Best Animal Friend
      (12 to 15 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Ismael Nazario: What I Learned as a Kid in Jail
     (12 to 15 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  How Singapore Became One Of The Richest Places On Earth
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  For Undercover Agents, On-The-Job Adrenaline Can Be Addictive
     (11 to 14 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Prison Watchdog Group Watching US Jails
     (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Crowds, Motion and 'time-to-collision'
    (29 to 37 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8 ) Good Guys
      Prologue. The Good Guy Discount
 (Listening time = 6 - 8 minutes)
      Act One. Takes One To Know One   (Listening time = 7 - 9 minutes)
      Act Two. Heels On The Bus    
 (Listening time = 7 - 9 minutes)
      Act Three. No Man Left Behind
    (Listening time = 16 - 20 minutes)
      Act Four. Deep Dark Open Secret    (Listening time = 20 - 26 minutes)

-115-

1)  Ellen DeGeneres - Commencement Speech at Tulane University
     (10 to 12 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  The AMEN tool to help health professionals talk to dying patients
      (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Argentina's Real-Life Murder Mystery
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Next Witness: Will The Yellow Smiley Face Take The Stand?
     (3 to 4 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  'Come In, Extra-Terrestrials'
     (14 to 18 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  One Year Later - Flight 370 Is Still "Disappeared"
     (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  A German Muslim Asks His Compatriots: 'What Do You Want To Know?'
    (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  To Change People's Minds, First Make Them Laugh
     (11 to 14 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-114-

1)  Who Can You Touch?
     (29 to 37 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Julia Sweeney: Letting Go of God
      (17 to 22 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  The Myth Of The Scandinavian Utopia
     (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  What Happens When Wives Earn More Than Husbands
     (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  The Future Hero
     (29 to 37 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Ricardo Semler: Radical Wisdom for a Life, a School, a Company
     (22 to 28 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Twice Kidnapped, Photographer Returns To War Zone: 'It's What I Do'
    (45 to 57 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Kurt Vonnegut : Advice to Graduating Women (Which Men Should Know About!)
     (19 to 24 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-113-

1)  Joe Madiath:  Better Toilets, Better Life
     (12 to 16 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  "I escaped from school as soon as I could..." - Neil Gaiman Graduation Speech
      (20 to25 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Why You're Not Seeing Those 'Charlie Hebdo' Cartoons
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Europe's Massive Task:  Tracking Extremists By The Thousands
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  How To Dust Bird Feathers For Fingerprints
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Morgana Bailey:  The Danger of Hiding Who You Are
     (10 to 13 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Satire In The Muslim World:  A Centuries-Long Tradition
    (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Virtual Games and Empathy For Faraway Conflict
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-112-

1)  Diary Of An Ebola Doctor
     (6 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Aging and Moving On
      (9 to11 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  The Zig-Zagging History Of The Number Zero
     (6 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Transracial Adoptions, From The Adoptee's View
     (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Erin McKean:  Go ahead, make up new words!
     (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Asha de Vos:  Why you should care about whale poo
     (6 to8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Making A Game Out Of Rejection, A Man Conquers Fear
    (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  History of the Kiss
     (29 to 37 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-111-

1)  Santaland Diaries - by David Sedaris
     (32 to 39 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Mob Museum Tells About the Mafia in America
     (12 to 15 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Rosie King: How autism freed me to be myself
      (6 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Jesus Started A Chain Letter — And Other Hoaxes
     (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Will Chinese Replace English as the Global Language?
     (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Mexico - failed state, narco-state or merely a weak state?
     (30 to 35 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  'A Universe Beneath Our Feet': Life In Beijing's Underground
     (8 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  After Wrongful Conviction, Three Lifetimes Spent With Little Hope
    (10 to 12 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

9)  Ben Saunders: To the South Pole and back — the hardest 105 days of my life
    (17 to 21 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-110-

1)  Ethan Nadelmann:  What has the War on Drugs done to the world?
     (18 to 22 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Why People Take Risks To Help Others:  Altruism's Roots In The Brain
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  The Incredible Story Of Chilean Miners Rescued From The 'Deep Down Dark'
      (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Lazy About Your Online Passwords? Take Control With These New Tips
     (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  East Meets West to Treat Alzheimer's Patients
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Group Claims Gender Equality Will End Hunger, Poverty
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Why Women Get The Worst Of Internet Bullying
     (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Science Fiction:  Earth's Repair Manual?
    (29 to 36 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

9)  Yusuf Islam [Cat Stevens] On His Break And Return To Music
    (6 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-109-

1)  Matt Killingsworth:  Want to be Happier? Stay in the Moment
     (10 to 13 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  What Are You Afraid Of?
     (3 to 4 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Kitra Cahana:  My Father— Locked in His Body but Soaring Free
      (13 to 16 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Medical Use of Cannabis
     11 to 14 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Jeff Iliff:  One More Reason to Get a Good Night’s Sleep
     (12 to 15 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Stranded In France, Migrants Believe Britain Is The Answer
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Robots - Not About to Take Over (yet), But Certainly Getting Smarter
     11 to 14 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Malala Yousafzai - Nobel Peace Prize Winner - Speech
    (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-108-

1)  Glenn Greenwald:   Why Privacy Matters
     (21 to 26 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Flying Dinosaurs
     (12 to 15 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Berkeley's Fight For Free Speech:  The Student Protest Movement
      (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  From Glass To Artificial Light: The Innovations That Got Us To 'Now'
     (6 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Inside The Company That Built The Internet's Highways
     (6 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Shellshock Bug's Impact Could Be Huge, But It's Unclear For Now
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Sit Less, Live Longer
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Unmasked, Cancer Survivors Face The Symbol Of Their Torture
    (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-107-

1)  Martin Rees: Can We Prevent the End of the World?
     (6 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Zak Ebrahim: I am the Son of a Terrorist. Here's How I Chose Peace.
     (9 to 12 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  How Did You Get So Intelligent?
      (3 to 4 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Italy's 'Little Jerusalem' Opens The Doors To Jewish History
     (4 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5) Study Finds Nothing Special About Breakfast
     (3 to 4 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Iraqi Girls Escape Islamic State Militants
     (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Clint Smith: The Danger of Silence
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  How Drones Changed Modern Warfare
    (6 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

9)  'What If' There Were An Entire Book Devoted To Absurd Hypotheticals?
    (6 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

10)  Tim Berners-Lee:   A Magna Carta for the Web
    (7  to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-106-

1)  A Bridge to the Dead
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  In 1879, Explorers Set Sail To Solve Arctic Mystery
     (9 to 11 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Ebola Kills More Than Humans
      (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Meera Vijayann: Find Your Voice Against Gender Violence
     (14 to 18 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Italy: The Lonely, Expensive Mission To Aid Migrants At Sea
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Kidnapped Russian Journalist: No One Is Paying Attention
     (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  A Letter From Beyond The Grave: A Tale Of Love and Murder
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Kakenya Ntaiya: A Girl Who Demanded School
    (15 to 19 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

9)  An Outcast Teen Attacked With Slurs, Fists, Gasoline And A Match
    (2 to 3 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

10)  Nick Hanauer:  Beware, Fellow Plutocrats
    (20  to 26 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-105-

1)  Shaka Senghor: At the age of 19, I shot and killed a man . . .
     (12 to 15 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  The Plot To Poison a Famous French Wine
     (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  As the Flow Of Migrants Into Mexico Increases, So Do the Claims Of Abuse
      (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4) One Woman, 817 Children: Caring For Kids Of Undocumented Parents
     (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Germany Goes Low-Tech To Foil U.S. Spying
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Two Sarajevo Women: A Friendship Forged In The Ashes Of War
     (4 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Polio's Surge In Pakistan: Are Parents Part Of The Problem?
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  1914 - A World On The Precipice Of War
    (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

9)  LZ Granderson: The myth of the gay agenda
    (18 to 22 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-104-

1)  Star Trek's Mr. Sulu - George Takei: Why I love a country that once betrayed me
     (16 to 20 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  The Joy Of Leaving An Arranged Marriage — And The Cost
     (6 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Pope Francis To Meet With Victims Of Clerical Sex Abuse
      (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  One Family's Story Shows How The Cycle Of Poverty Is Hard To Break
     (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Germany's Battle Over Its Last Statue Of Lenin
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  In Paris, Training Wheels For The Littlest Riders
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  How 'Professor Godzilla' Learned To Roar
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  A Father Passes The Rules Of The Rails To His Son
    (6 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

9)  Chris Abani: On humanity
    (18 to 23 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-103-

1)  Stella Young:  I’m Not Your Inspiration, Thank You Very Much
     (9 to 12 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  How To Rescue 20 Million Angry Bees
     (3 to 4 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  For Addicts, There May Be Another Road To Wellness
      (6 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  For Many Of China's Youth, June 4 May As Well Be Just Another Day
     (6 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Nothing Special About Einstein's Brain
     (3 to 4 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Making Food, Saving Orchids and Really, Really Old Footprints
     (13 to 15 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Panama's Canal Divides A Country Into Haves And Have-Nots
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Will Potter:  The Shocking Move to Criminalize Nonviolent Protest
    (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

9)  Keren Elazari: Hackers:  The Internet's Immune System
    (17 to 21 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-102-

1)  Jon Mooallem: The strange story of the teddy bear, and our relationship to animals
     (14 to 18 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Kitra Cahana: Stories of the homeless and hidden
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  The Crack Cocaine Of Marijuana?: Pot Vape Pens
      (3 to 4 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Andrew Solomon: How the worst moments in our lives make us who we are
     (20 to 26 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Putting A Face Behind The 'Sting Of The Drone'
     (6 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Poverty, A Frustrating Mix Of Bad Choices And Bad Luck?
     (4 to5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  David Brooks: Should you live for your résumé ... or your eulogy?
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  The Squabble That Never Ends: Britain and Spain Duel Over Gibraltar
    (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

9)  Elizabeth Gilbert: Success, failure and the drive to keep creating
    (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

10)  Students Struggle With Depression — And With Telling The Story
    (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-101-

1)  Statue Of A Homeless Jesus Startles A Wealthy Community
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Wendy Chung: Autism — what we know (and what we don’t know yet)
     (16 to 20 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Syrian Opposition Finds A Voice On Pirate Radio
      (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Del Harvey: The strangeness of scale at Twitter
     (9 to 12 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Fear Of Addiction Means Chronic Pain Goes Untreated
     (6 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Egypt's Activists Protest the Anti-Protest Law
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Stopping Internet Web Link Rot
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  David Epstein: Are athletes really getting faster, better, stronger?
    (15 to 19 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Stephen Petranek: 10 Ways the World Could End
     (30 to 37 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Caffeine and Mental Exercises Improve Memory
     (8 to10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Dans Le Train, French Spend Their Commute Learning English
      (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Colosio Assasination Was the Start Of Mexico's Catastrophic Year
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  'Parentology': Bribes, Behavior And The Science Of Raising Kids
     (7 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  A New Way to Grow Crops
     (13 to15 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Preserving Audio
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Childhood Killer
    (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

9)  Jennifer Senior: Happiness is a Very High Goal for Parents
    (18 to 25 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

10)  Printing Wikipedia
    (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-99-

1)  Why Do We Laugh? - The Science of When We Laugh and Why
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Inside The Barely Legal World Of Designer Drugs
     (4 to5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Chris Hadfield:  What I Learned From Going Blind in Space
      (18 to23 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  'Flaco And Max' Keep South Texas Music Alive
     (6 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Anne-Marie Slaughter:  Can We All "Have it All"?
     (17 to22 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Always Watching: A Fragile Trust Along The U.S.-Mexico Border
     (8 to10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Scientists Cling To Accepted Wisdom
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Larry Page:  Where’s Google Going Next?
    (24 to 29 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-98-

1)  Jeff Hancock: The Future of Lying
     (19 to 23 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Born With HIV : Activist Fights To End Stigma
     (8 to10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  After Years on the Run, the Arrest of a Legendary Drug Lord
      (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  JP Rangaswami: Information is Food
     (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Music, Pain, and the Brain
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  With Teens And Social Media, Lack Of Context Is Everything
     (6 to7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Love In Color: Interracial Families On Television
     (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  A New 'Testament' Told From Mary's Point Of View
    (39 to 49 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

9)  Hannah Brencher: Love Letters to Strangers
    (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-97-

1)  Learning To Live With Wolves
     (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  The Secret Operation To Bring Nazi Scientists To America
     (8 to11 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  One Billion Tons of Food Wasted Each Year
      (7 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Hospice Helps Patients Live Their Final Days
     (4 to 4 1/2 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Future of Technology
     (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Crack Cocaine: The 'Monster' That's Waiting To Pounce
     (8 to10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  News About Chronic Pain, Spinal Cord Injuries, and Stem Cell Research
     (13 to 16 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  The 50th Anniversary Of The Beatles' Arrival in America
    (39 to 48 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

9)  Why Coincidences Happen Every Day
    (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

10)  George Saunders' speech - "Try to be kinder..."
    (15 to 19 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-96-

1)  Michael Specter:  The Danger of Science Denial
     (17 to 21 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Overweight Children in Developing Countries
     (3 to 4 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Opium Poppy Growth Booming In Afghanistan
      (6 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  Could A Woman's Courage Change Pakistan?
     (5 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Healing The Wounds Of Memory's 'Impossible Knife'
     (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  Indian Diplomat Accused of Abuse of Her Servant
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Still Texting? OMG, That's Already So Old-School
     (3 to 4 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  The Income Gap Between The Rich and The Poor:  How Much Is Too Much?
    (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

9)  The Cigarette's Powerful Cultural Allure
    (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

10)  Alison Gopnik:  What Do Babies Think?
    (19 to 24 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

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1)  Tan Le:  My Immigration Story
     (12 to 15 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Searching For The Science Behind Reincarnation
     (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  Venezuela: The Department of Happiness
      (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  A Former Child Soldier Imagines 'Tomorrow' In Sierra Leone
     (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  Alanna Shaikh:  How I'm Preparing to Get Alzheimer's
     (6 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  A Woman Comes To Terms With Her Family's Slave-Owning Past
     (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  Is Tunisia a Success Story of the Arab Spring?
    5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  A Transracial Family Gets Looked at 'Everywhere We Go'
    (7 to 9 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

9)  Alberto Cairo:  There Are No Scraps of Men
    (19 to 24 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

-94-

1)  Mark Bittman:   What's Wrong With What We Eat?
     (20 to 25 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

2)  Helping Families Have The Most Difficult Conversation
     (6 to7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

3)  NAFTA Turns 20, To Mixed Reviews
      (6 to 7 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

4)  The Government’s Surveillance Programs
     (4 to 5 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

5)  And The Number Of The Year Is... 2
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

6)  They Tried, But They Couldn't Defeat Polio In 2013
     (5 to 6 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

7)  The Battle Over Prohibition
    (8 to 10 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

8)  Closing The 'Word Gap' Between Rich And Poor
    (6 to 8 minutes long - depending on chosen listening speed)

 
   
 
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