Radio Lab: Detective Stories
Forensics, archeology, genealogy, and genetics are devoted to figuring out what really happened. In this program, listeners heard surprising stories of playing detective and finding that what really happened in the past is not at all what you’d expected. The show started at a trash dump in Egypt, where it found find Jesus, Satan, sissies, and porn. Next, the mystery of why hundreds of old letters written to the same woman were discovered on the side of Route 101. And lastly, a blood sampling tour of Asia reveals a prolific baby-maker and potentially a world conqueror.