WAMU 88.5 : Q

Q: Playground Safety, Kathleen Hanna & Rodriguez

We talk with a German playground maker about whether playgrounds can be too safe. Plus, Kathleen Hanna, riot grrrl pioneer and member of "Bikini Kill" and "Le Tigre," and musician Rodriguez, who's the subject of the widely-acclaimed documentary "Searching for Sugarman."

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Oliver Sacks, Renowned Neurologist And Author, Dies At 82

His book Awakenings, about reviving patients from a catatonic state was turned into a 1990 film. He also wrote more than a dozen other books, including The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat.
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Correction: Italians And Celiac Disease

A correction to our story about gluten-free options in Italy, the land of pizza and pasta. Italian children are not routinely tested for celiac disease, as we incorrectly reported.
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Sanders Gaining On Clinton. '2008 All Over Again'?

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders has the energy, the enthusiasm and now showing strength in the poll numbers as the Democratic nomination contest looks more and more like a race every day.
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Uber Hires Hackers To Secure Driverless Cars

NPR's Rachel Martin reports that the ride-sharing service Uber is hiring experts to protect driverless cars from being hacked.

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