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Fresh Air For July 31, 2019: How Tech Companies Track Your Every Move

Fresh Air For July 30, 2019: Crime Novelist Laura Lippman

Novelist Laura Lippman isn't interested in writing that sensationalizes crime. She says she aims to center her work in "a respect for victims." Lesley Unruh/Harper Collins hide caption

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'Cities Are Resilient,' Says Baltimore Crime Novelist Laura Lippman

'Cities Are Resilient,' Says Baltimore Crime Novelist Laura Lippman

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Fresh Air For July 29, 2019: Why The Planet Needs Insects

It may plague your summer peaches and plums, but the fruit fly is "one of the most important animals" in medical research, says conservationist Anne Sverdrup-Thygeson. Sefa Kaya/500px Prime/Getty Images hide caption

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Bugged By Insects? 'Buzz, Sting, Bite' Makes The Case For 6-Legged Friends

Bugged By Insects? 'Buzz, Sting, Bite' Makes The Case For 6-Legged Friends

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Fresh Air For July 27, 2019: Filmmaker Lulu Wang; The 'Secret World' Of Sleep

When her grandmother is diagnosed with a terminal illness, Billi (played by Awkwafina, center) reluctantly agrees to go along with her family's plan to pay respects to their matriarch — without letting her know she is dying. A24 hide caption

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Fresh Air Weekend: Filmmaker Lulu Wang; The 'Secret World' Of Sleep

Fresh Air Weekend: Filmmaker Lulu Wang; The 'Secret World' Of Sleep

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Fresh Air For July 26, 2019: Ranky Tanky

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