Radiolab: Games

A good game can make you feel, at least for a little while, like your whole life hangs in the balance. What is it about games that make them feel so pivotal?

Radio Lab: The Soul Patch

This week on Radiolab, the "Soul Patch" is not the way you style your facial hair, but the duct tape that keeps your life from falling apart. We’ll explore stories of unlikely (and surprisingly simple) answers to seemingly unsolvable problems. 

Radiolab: Help!

This Radiolab meets a Cold War negotiator who, in order to quit smoking, backs himself into a tactical corner, and we visit a clinic in Russia where patients turn to a radical treatment to help fight their demons.