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Introducing “Off Leash”

In this new podcast from the Freakonomics Radio Network, dog-cognition expert and bestselling author Alexandra Horowitz (Inside of a Dog) takes us inside the scruffy, curious, joyful world of dogs. This is the first episode of Off Leash; you can find more episodes in your podcast app now.

5/25/22
42:58
5/22/22
36:59

Smell

Dogs are, above all, creatures of the nose. What can they sniff out, and what can we learn about smelling by following them? Alexandra Horowitz talks to a detection-dog handler and a food critic about olfaction, then puts some Freakonomics hosts’ noses to the test.

5/16/22
35:54
5/15/22
39:27
5/8/22
44:12
5/1/22
37:42
4/24/22
29:04
4/17/22
32:42
4/10/22
32:58
4/3/22
32:56
3/27/22
34:12
3/20/22
43:54
3/13/22
33:57
3/6/22
33:36
2/27/22
35:25

Season 11, Episode 26

Frisco used to be just another sleepy bedroom community outside of Dallas. Now it’s got corporate headquarters, billions of investment dollars, and a bunch of Democrats in a place that used to be deep red. Is Frisco nothing more than a suburb on steroids — or is it the future of the American city?

2/24/22
2/20/22
33:35
2/6/22
34:02
1/30/22
31:07
1/23/22
33:59
1/16/22
31:46
1/9/22
29:13

Is “Toxic Positivity” a Thing?

In this special episode of No Stupid Questions, Stephen Dubner and Angela Duckworth discuss the consequences of seeing every glass as at least half-full.

1/5/22
36:19
1/2/22
29:34

Why Do We Root for Underdogs?

Also: Angela proposes an upgrade to the show.

12/26/21
37:21

Why Do We Put Things Off Until the Very Last Minute?

Also: what does your name say about who you are?

12/19/21
38:29

How Can You Avoid Boredom?

Also: are we getting any better at assessing COVID risk?

12/12/21
38:44

Why Can’t Baby Boomers and Millennials Just Get Along?

Also: how do phone cameras affect the way we experience live events?

12/5/21
38:33

Why Do We Seek Comfort in the Familiar? (Replay)

Also: is a little knowledge truly a dangerous thing?

11/28/21
35:59

How Do You Deal With Intrusive Thoughts?

Also: how much does confidence really matter?

11/21/21
39:10

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