The Madeleine Brand Show for June 4, 2012

What's at stake in Tuesday's primary?

Allen Hoffenblum and Bob Mulholland join the show to discuss tomorrow's primary election.
Transit of Venus

The Transit of Venus occurs only once a century

Doug Duncan, astronomer at the University of Colorado, joins the show to discuss the best way to view the once in a century event, The Transit of Venus.
Coachella Trash Series Part 1

What illegal trash dumping has wrought in Coachella Valley

Illegal dumps on tribal lands have been a growing business: there were 600 of them in 1994. Now, there are more than 4,000 nationally.

Jonathan Lethem talks about his 'Fear of Music'

Jonathan Lethem joins the show to discuss his new book "Fear of Music," about his personal love affair with the Talking Heads album of the same name.
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