Albany, NY – Joe concludes his conversation with Cokie Roberts as they talk about her book, "Founding Mothers: The Women Who Raised Our Nation". The second part of this interview discusses the women who have influenced our country.
Montpelier, VT – Governor Jim Douglas is expected to veto a bill from the Vermont Legislature that would require the owners of the Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Plant to guarantee its decommissioning fund if the company reorganizes. WAMC's North Country Bureau Chief Pat Bradley has more.
Albany, NY – Newschannel meteorologist Jason Gough joins host Brian Shields for a fascinating discussion about the weather. Tornados, global warming and the jet stream are all touched upon in this classic edition of Vox Pop.
Albany, NY – Host Dr. Philip Stieg is joined by Dr. Jeffrey Moses, Director of the Center for Interventional Vascular Therapy at New York Presbyterian Hospital. Heart disease is the number one killer in America. Dr. Moses explains different treatments for heart disease including stents and new minimally invasive procedures. They'll also discuss the role of lifestyle in preventing and treating heart disease.
Albany, NY – Joe speaks with Dr. Sharon Moalem about his book, "Survival of the Sickest: The Surprising Connections Between Illness and Longevity". This book discusses discusses the ways in which humans are genetically designed to survive as a way to open up topics of medical research.