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NASA Turns 60

NASA's former chief technologist Mason Peck discusses the past, present, and future of the agency that took humans to the moon.
Becky Ferreira
10.1.18
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How Sex Workers Are Standing Up for Themselves, and Each Other

We spoke with escort and indie porn creator Liara Roux about the nation’s first sex work lobbying effort, and what it’s like to come out as a sex worker.
Samantha Cole
6.7.18
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Listen to Radio Motherboard on Facebook’s Reckoning with American Nazis

What Facebook's internal guidelines around hate speech say about how the company operates.
Wajeeh Maaz
5.29.18
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Inside the Campaign to Save Net Neutrality

The Senate voted to save net neutrality, but there's still a long road ahead. Radio Motherboard spoke to Evan Greer of Fight for the Future about next steps.
Jason Koebler
5.17.18
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How to Make a Video Go Viral on Facebook

The internet has turned A/B testing, catchy thumbnails, captions, and headlines into an artform.
Jason Koebler
3.14.18
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Jane Goodall Is on a 'Mission to Save the World'

The legendary anthropologist and conservationist spoke to Radio Motherboard for the premiere of ‘Jane,’ a new documentary on her early career.
Kaleigh Rogers
10.27.17
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Tech Giants Have Taken Control Over Knowledge on the Internet

On this episode of Motherboard, we chat with Franklin Foer, a national correspondent for The Atlantic, about his new book.
Louise Matsakis
9.25.17
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Pirates and Robots Square Off Over Drugs in Annalee Newitz’s Debut Novel

Warning: Spoiler Alert!
Becky Ferreira
9.18.17
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Big Tech’s Blackballing of Neo-Nazi Sites Shows Who Controls the Internet

This week on Radio Motherboard, we talk about whether corporations should decide who gets to stay online.
Louise Matsakis
8.29.17
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Infamous Hacker Kevin Mitnick Tells Us How He Created Fake Identities

Once arrested by the FBI, Mitnick tells us how to keep information private online.
Charulata Sinha
7.28.17
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Sci-Fi Author Ann Leckie Talks Trump, Tea, and the 'Ancillary Justice' Series

The award-winning sci-fi novelist's new book 'Provenance' is due out September 26.
Carl Franzen
7.21.17
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What Drives Bitcoin Enthusiasts?

This week on Radio Motherboard, we try and get to the bottom of what cryptocurrency enthusiasts believe.
Louise Matsakis
7.15.17
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