Albany, NY – The Roundtable hosts speak with Dr. Morton Meyers, author of Happy Accidents: Serendipity in Modern Medical Breakthroughs- When Scientists Find What They're NOT Looking For. They discuss the phenomenon of unexpected epiphanies in science.
Albany, NY – The Roundtable hosts speak to Pam Mertz, member of the College of St. Rose's Fluency Council and the National Stuttering Association. Pam seeks to dispel some of the misconceptions about stuttering, and discuss some of the treatment options.
Northampton, MA – The spiritual leader of Tibet, the 14th Dalai Lama spoke to an audience of 5 thousand people today at Smith College in Northampton Massachusetts. WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill reports....
Great Barrington, MA – Three towns in Berkshire County have resolutions on their town meeting warrants asking state and federal government officials to hault the use of genetically modified seeds. And as WAMC's Berkshire Bureau Chief, Carrie Saldo reports, the efforts have already been approved in three other communities;
Albany, NY – This week on How to Save Your Life, Dr. Stieg is joined by internationally acclaimed neurosurgeon Dr. Theodore Schwartz. Dr. Schwartz talks about how technology has changed the way doctors practice medicine. Dr. Schwartz specializes in the surgical treatment of brain tumors, epilepsy and spinal disorders using the latest techniques in computer-guided surgical navigation and microsurgery.
Albany, NY – Listener essayist Kathrun Allen hasn"t always seen eye-to-eye with her Mom but they've come to respect and understand each other over the years. She tells us how a traumatic experieence brought her and her mother closer together.