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WBEZ 91.5 offers over 560,000 listeners each week a wide variety of programs from news and public affairs to music and arts.  Chicago Public Media produces such distinctive and innovative programming as This American Life, Eight Forty-Eight, Sound Opinions, Worldview and Vocalo.org. WBEZ is the only Chicago area member station of NPR®, producers of Morning Edition® and All Things Considered®. We also broadcast programming distributed by Public Radio International and American Public Media as well as from many other national and international program sources.

Series

Caption: www.wbez.org/cleverapes
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WBEZ’s science experiment, “Clever Apes” is a nano-sized show with a cosmic scope. It tells the stories of the rich scientific community of the Chicago area, its quirky characters and the fascinating, often mind-bending questions they’re out to answer. But it is not so Chicago-centric that it won't work for your town.

  • From: WBEZ
  • Updated: Apr 05, 2012
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From Nobel Peace Prize winners to Nicaraguan sweatshop workers, Worldview highlights a range of voices that go beyond the headlines.

  • From: WBEZ
  • Updated: Apr 21, 2011

Latest Pieces

Caption: The Enduring Power of Hitchcock’s “Psycho”
After a string of lush, star-filled productions in the ’50s, Alfred Hitchcock went small and sinister with "Psycho," which went on to become Hitchc...

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  • Added: Feb 10, 2023
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Top 5 M/ Night Shyamalan Moments / 'Knock at the Cabin' review
M. Night Shyamalan is on the short list of big-budget filmmakers who reliably bring original stories to the multiplex, which means that enthusiasm ...

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  • Added: Feb 03, 2023
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: 2023 Movie Preview
Gerwig, Nolan, Wes, Scorsese. The new movie year is full of promise. For their '23 Movie Preview, Adam and Josh look to avoid getting burned by the...

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  • Added: Jan 27, 2023
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Filmspotting 2022 Wrap Party, Live from Brooklyn
Delayed nearly three years by the pandemic, but, in many ways, 18 years in the making, the show's live NYC debut was worth all the waiting. Joined ...

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  • Added: Jan 20, 2023
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: 'White Noise' / Top 5 Noah Baumbach Characters
With the help of regular collaborators Adam Driver and Greta Gerwig, Noah Baumbach leaves the big city -- and reality -- behind for his ambitious a...

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  • Added: Jan 13, 2023
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
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This week, Filmspotting offers up a lookback at two meaty pieces from the past year. Starting things off, Adam and Josh revisit their review of the...

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  • Added: Jan 06, 2023
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Top 10 Films of 2022, Part 2
Filmspotting returns with part 2 (of 2) of their look back at the Top 10 Films of 2022 -- aka, Filmspotting's 18th annual "films-of-the-year roundt...

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  • Added: Dec 30, 2022
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Top 10 Films of 2022, Part 1
Filmspotting returns with its 18th annual "films-of-the-year roundtable." Or, as listeners call it: The Top 10 Films of the Year. This is part 1 of...

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  • Added: Dec 23, 2022
  • Length: 54:00
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Caption: 'Avatar: The Way of Water'
It's been so long since the first "Avatar" that it came out two years before Josh was even on the show. But back in 2009, Josh was a fan of James C...

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  • Added: Dec 16, 2022
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Best Performances of 2022 / Sight & Sound
With Adam and Josh facing a deadline for submitting their Chicago Film Critics Association best of the year ballots, they use this episode to hash ...

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  • Added: Dec 09, 2022
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 10