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Tara Boyle

Supervising Producer, Hidden Brain

Tara Boyle is the supervising producer of NPR's Hidden Brain. In this role, Boyle oversees the production of both the Hidden Brain radio show and podcast, providing editorial guidance and support to host Shankar Vedantam and the shows' producers. Boyle also coordinates Shankar's Hidden Brain segments on Morning Edition and other NPR shows, and oversees collaborations with partners both internal and external to NPR. Previously, Boyle spent a decade at WAMU, the NPR station in Washington, D.C. She has reported for The Boston Globe, and began her career in public radio at WBUR in Boston.

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Playing The Gender Card: Overlooking And Overthrowing Sexist Stereotypes

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The Best Medicine: Decoding The Hidden Meanings Of Laughter

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Stacya Shepard thought she knew her dad. But that changed one day with a phone call from a stranger. Photo Illustration by Renee Klahr /Photo courtesy of Stacya Shepard Silverman hide caption

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The Cowboy Philosopher: A Tale Of Obsession, Scams, And Family

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Fresh Starts: Tales Of Renewal For A New Year

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Alan Alda Wants Us To Have Better Conversations

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Yum and Yuck: The Psychology Of What We Eat...And What We Spit Out

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Starving The Watchdog: Who Foots The Bill When Newspapers Disappear?

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Spoiler Alert! The Psychology Of Surprise Endings

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Thomas Jefferson owned hundreds of slaves, yet he also wrote that "all men are created equal." How did he square the contradictions between his values and his everyday life? ericfoltz/Getty Images hide caption

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A Founding Contradiction: Thomas Jefferson's Stance On Slavery

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Radio Replay: Bringing Up Baby

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Nature, Nurture, And Our Evolving Debates About Gender

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Bringing Up Baby

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Zipcode Destiny: The Persistent Power Of Place And Education

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Social Stigma Is One Reason The Opioid Crisis Is Hard To Confront

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