Subscribe to Podcast
Thursday, March 16, 2006

Minnesota Public Radio Stories

  • Books in BrooklynLibraries, democracy and the information age
    How is the role of libraries changing in the so-called "information age?" Should there be limits placed on the free flow of information?11:06 a.m.
    Guests
    Colleen Coghlan: Winner of the 2006 John R. Finnegan Freedom of Information Award. Coghlan is retiring this year from the library science department at the College of St. Catherine. During the 1980s and 90s she was the university librarian at Metropolitan State University.
  • An infant universeScience facts that sound like science fiction
    Physicists like to theorize about all kinds of far out concepts: parallel universes, dark matter, alien civilizations and even time travel.12:06 p.m.
    Guests
    Michio Kaku: Professor of theoretical physics at the City University of New York. Kaku spoke about his book "Parallel Worlds: A Journey Through Creation, Higher Dimensions and the Future of the Cosmos," at the University of Minnesota Bookstore on Mar. 6.
    More from MPR

Program Archive
  

Midday Podcast

Download the first hour of each day's Midday to your computer or portable MP3 player. Subscribe directly with iTunes:

Subscribe in iTunes

You can also copy and paste this URL into your podcast software:

March 2006
S M T W T F S
      1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31  
  

MPR News
Radio

Listen Now

On Air

The World

Other Radio Streams from MPR

Classical MPR
Radio Heartland

Gary Eichten Retires

Join us to celebrate Gary Eichten.

Services