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Your Call: What does the air we breathe tell us about our history?

In his new book Caesar’s Last Breath: Decoding the Secrets of the Air Around Us , science writer Sam Kean writes that with every breath you take, you inhale the history of the world.

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In Episode #1, Gil Kerlikowske, Director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy (the White House "Drug Czar"), discusses ending the "War on Drugs," treating drugs as a public health issue, the problems of prescription drugs and drugged driving, the federal government's response to state medical marijuana laws, and more.

Gil Kerlikowske Interview Highlights

Kerlikowske on the War on Drugs:


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Almanac - Monday 9/11/17

Today Monday, 11 th of September of 2017 is the 254th day of the year...

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