The Kojo Nnamdi Show

Monday-Thursday Noon - 2 p.m. (ET)

Kojo also hosts The Politics Hour Fridays Noon - 1 p.m. (ET)

Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014

D.C.'s Human Services Director On Homelessness

Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014 at 12:06 p.m.

Dave Berns, the director of the District's Department of Human Services, joins Kojo to chat about the city's approach to homelessness.

A Lime Shortage and Our Food Market

Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014 at 12:40 p.m.

Ninety-eight percent of the limes consumed in the U.S. come from Mexico, where a confluence of factors have led to a shortage of the fruit. We explore what's behind the spike in lime prices.

Bill Nye "The Science Guy"

Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014 at 1:06 p.m.

Bill Nye, a Washington native, joins Kojo to discuss how he got hooked on science and what he thinks can draw future generations into STEM fields.

Past Shows

Arts & Culture

As rapidly evolving technology changes how we read - taking us from page to screen and back again - our brains change and readers can sometimes find longer, denser texts more difficult to read over time. We consider how technology is changing our reading brains and how we might strike a balance between types of reading at different ages.

Politics

Dave Berns, the director of the District's Department of Human Services, joins Kojo to chat about the city's approach to homelessness.

Producer's Picks

Three of the Tech World's biggest brains come together and answer your questions about the future.

Listener Favorites

More than a billion people worldwide have inadequate access to food. And a new report indicates a disturbing uptick in hunger within the U.S. We explore the challenge of combating hunger from a local and global perspective.

The Kojo Nnamdi Show is produced by member-supported WAMU 88.5 in Washington DC.