S53, EP35 "Facial Recognition; UUP; Rafa"
Facial recognition used to identify criminal suspects; unidentified aerial phenomena, UAPs, are being formally addressed by the U.S. government; professional tennis player Rafael Nadal.
S53, EP34 "Ingenuity and Perseverance; The Ritchie Boys"
The dramatic missions to Mars by the tiny helicopter Ingenuity and the rover Perseverance; Jews who escaped the Nazis and returned with the U.S. Army to fight Hitler during WWII.
S53, EP33 "The Secretary of State; Chips; The Premonition"
Secretary of State Antony Blinken; a shortage of semiconductors reveals the U.S. is increasingly trailing behind Asia in the key sector; a book tells the story of doctors and scientists who saw the pandemic coming and tried to sound the alarm.
S53, EP32 "The Prosecutors; Putin's Public Enemy; Showstoppers"
Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison and special prosecutors Jerry Blackwell and Steve Schleicher discuss the conviction of Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd; Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny; actor Nathan Lane.
S53, EP31 "4/18/2021: The Oath Keepers; Race and Health; Viola Davis"
Profile of the militia movement the Oath Keepers; the link between race and health outcomes; actress Viola Davis.
S53, EP30 "4/11/2021: Chairman Powell, The Last Pandemic, Prince and the Revelation"
Federal Reserve Board Chair Jerome Powell; the efforts of the scientific community and the military to prevent future pandemics; Prince's vault of unreleased music at Paisley Park.