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Genetic science affects us every day. It affects our health, our food, and our families. Join WSIU Radio as we explore how genetics impacts our day-to-day lives that explore not only the science of genetics, but its ethical, social and legal implications.

The DNA Files, the award-winning NPR series that explores the mysterious world of the genome and its impact on life in the 21st century, returns to WSIU Radio this November with five new one-hour documentaries. Produced by Berkeley, California-based SoundVision Productions®, the shows are anchored by Peabody- and Emmy-winning correspondent John Hockenberry.

The DNA Files will air on Fridays in November at 8 PM on WSIU Radio.


Related Local Programming

 WSIU Radio will host special interviews on Morning Conversations related to topics in The DNA Files series. More information is available by clicking on the links below.


Special Events for Adults and Children

Science Cafe: 7 - 8:30 PM, November 8th, 2007

 Hear an audio clip from The DNA Files, Designing the Garden: Food in the Age of Biotechnology, and join experts in a discussion of  the implications of genetically modified food. 

 Neighborhood Food Co-op
 1815 W. Main St.
 Carbondale, IL 62901

 For more information, contact the WSIU Outreach Office at (618) 453-6148.

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