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Divine Power  April 17, 2014
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Hour 1: Ahead of Easter this weekend, we’ll talk this hour about the history of Christian theology with University of North Carolina religious studies professor Bart Ehrman. His new book is “How Jesus Became God: The Exaltation of a Jewish Preacher from Galilee.”

Handmade In America  April 17, 2014
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Hour 2: In the age of mass production, Tadd Myers traveled around the nation to find people still making handmade objects for his new book “Portraits of the American Craftsman.” This hour he’ll share his stories and talk about some of the people he spoke to along the way.

Polling The Polsters  April 16, 2014
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Hour 1: When the results of political polls are released, do politicians pay attention to what the public is thinking? A panel of political pollsters join us in studio to get an understanding of how politicians handle public opinion.

Surviving A Trip To The Doctor  April 16, 2014
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Hour 2: Taking a trip to the doctors office or hospital can be a tough situation to handle. Dr. Judy Cook, author of “To Die or Not to Die: Ten Tricks to Getting Better Medical Care,” joins us to talk about how to receive the best care possible.

Lost And Found  April 15, 2014
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Hour 1: With the help of smartphones and their GPS capability, it’s hard to imagine getting lost nowadays. We’ll talk this hour with Hiawatha Bray, author of “You Are Here: From the Compass to GPS, the History and Future of How We Find Ourselves” about not being able to stay off the grid.

Protecting Our Kids  April 15, 2014
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Hour 2: April is Child Abuse Prevention month, and we’ll learn how we can prevent child abuse this hour with a panel of local experts.

Mind The Gap  April 14, 2014
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Hour 1: Matt Taibbi explores the disparity between America’s rich and poor in his new book, “The Divide: American Injustice in the Age of the Wealth Gap.” We’ll talk this hour about the connection between money and civil rights.

Rethinking Rehab  April 14, 2014
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Hour 2: Are 12-step programs the best solution for addiction recovery? This hour, we’ll talk with with Dr. Lance Dodes, author of “The Sober Truth: Debunking the Bad Science Behind 12-Step Programs and the Rehab Industry.”

Visual Art For The Visually Impaired  April 10, 2014
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Hour 1: SMU’s Meadows Museum is leading an effort to help the blind connect with art. We’ll talk about the push this hour with Meadows director of education Dr. Carmen Smith and John Bramblitt, an artist who is blind.

Among The Wild  April 10, 2014
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Hour 2: What’s it like to own exotic animals as pets? We’ll explore the subject and more with Vince Musi, who photographed a feature story on the topic for the April issue of National Geographic.

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