#682: When CEO Pay Exploded
Politicians have argued for decades that CEOs are overpaid. But there's this precise moment in the 1990s when CEO pay suddenly shot up. We find out what happened.
#849: It Takes Two To Make A Trade War Fight
President Trump says China is stealing U.S. technology. So we looked into one case. And things got a little complicated.
#848: The World's Biggest Battery
California has a ton of solar power. But as soon as night falls, it's gone. Today on the show: How to bottle the sun.
#847: Inventing Accidents
The medical world has been trying to cure color blindness for centuries. Then a glass scientist figured it out. By accident.
#846: Ungerrymandering Florida
When Florida outlawed partisan gerrymandering, politicians tried to sneak it back in...in disguise.
#660: The T-Rex In My Backyard
Meet Sue, the dinosaur who sparked a gold rush for fossils buried in the badlands of North Dakota, Wyoming, and Montana.
Meet the man who figured out how to reshape national politics by making tiny investments in the smallest of places.
#844: Nice Game
In game theory, sometimes the best way to win, is to lose.