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  • A man wears an Oculus Rift HD virtual reality display.


Are We in Another Tech Bubble?

Today at 9:00am

In a letter to investors this week, a top Wall Street hedge fund manager warned "we are witnessing our second tech bubble in 15 years." Are we in a tech bubble? If so, is it essentially different this time?

  • Rick Stelzreide delivers mail

The California Report

California's Only Mailman Who Delivers by Boat

Today at 4:30pm

One man in the eastern part of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta is a lifeline for residents there. We ride along with Rick Stelzreide, the only mailman in California who delivers by boat.

  • Henry David Thoreau

Science Friday

What Thoreau is Doing for Climate Science

Today at 11:00am

Was Henry David Thoreau a climate scientist? Host Ira Flatow looks at how the American philosopher is helping scientists study global warming.

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The Do List

This week, Cy Musiker and David Wiegand are talking about free dance and an awesome orchestra.

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    The California Report

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  • The Do List

    The Do List

    Cy Musiker and David Wiegand on the hottest tickets and shows in Northern California.

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