Curt Nickisch

User image
  • Username: radiomacher
  • Business and Technology Reporter
  • Role: Producer/Reporter: Station-Based


Caption: Harry Markopolos has written a book about his futile decade-long effort to expose Bernie Madoff and the world's largest Ponzi scheme.

Madoff Whistle-Blower: ‘No One Would Listen’ (13:13)
From: Curt Nickisch

Harry Markopolos tried for nearly ten years to expose Bernard Madoff and the world's largest Ponzi scheme, but it didn't do any good. Why didn’t anybody listen? Markopolos ...
Caption: Sixty-eight-year-old Skip Ryan has been catching lobster on Boston Harbor for more than 50 years., Credit: Jess Bidgood

The Urban Lobsterman (05:28)
From: Curt Nickisch

A profile of an urban lobsterman. Amid the cruise ships and cargo vessels and whale-watching boats that motor in and out of the Boston Harbor each day, a handful of fishing ...
Caption: Canine vaccines protect against Borrelia burgdorferi, the bacterium that causes Lyme. The human one was discontinued., Credit: Jesse Costa

Why Your Dog Can Get Vaccinated Against Lyme Disease And You Can’t (07:26)
From: Curt Nickisch

Modern science has given us a vaccine to protect against Lyme disease, the most common tick-borne illness in the United States. But we don't use it.