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Coming up on Radio Specials:
Why Do We Share? -- This new series brings scientists and philosophers together to explore compelling questions about what makes us human. What drives us to be greedy one day and giving the next? In this episode, the show explores the mysteries of cooperation, collaboration and altruism. When do we choose to give? When do we choose to look out for number one?
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Author Peter Matthiessen has died in New York at the age of 86. Matthiessen, a novelist and naturalist, wrote 33 books. Among his best-known works are "The Snow Leopard" and the novels "Far Tortuga" and "At Play in the Fields of the Lord," which was made into a Hollywood film. The program listens back to a 1999 interview with Matthiessen.