Curious City The birth of a community Swept from their homes on Chicago’s Near West Side, Latinos laid roots in nearby Pilsen and Little Village. Questions raised about Daley’s health Losing Librarians in CPS After Water How do climate scientists sleep at night? If everyday people feel anxious about climate change, how does it feel to be an expert who looks at the subject all day long? Jim DeRogatis Columbus musicians and fans balk at R. Kelly as headliner How Chicago sorts kids into high schools Chicago students define what makes a quality school Featured Comedian Jessi Klein on Nerdette Podcast Meet the CTA's conductor of kindness Passing through: Union Station as Amish transit hub Chewing the Fat Podcast This gif shows just how gerrymandered Chicago is How to get the most out of your farmers market Strange Brews Podcast Today from Tech Shift Heroin, LLC: Cheap, available, dangerous Neil Whosis? What You Don't Know About The 1969 Moon Landing Forty-five years ago this week, 123 million of us watched Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin step onto the moon. Neil instantly became a household name. And then, just as quickly, he faded away. Harper Lee says new biography is unauthorized "Rest assured, as long as I am alive any book purporting to be with my cooperation is a falsehood." Featured On AirRe:SoundOpening our ears to the surprising symphonies all around us (Wed 10pm)This American LifeThe power of backup and what happens when it goes away (Fri 7pm, Sat 10am)The Moth Radio HourA Freedom Rider's harrowing night during the Civil Rights movement (Sat 2pm, 10pm)Sunday Specials on WBEZThe delights and gravity of Islam's holiest month: Ramadan (Sun 8pm) Upcoming Events Filmspotting #500 Live at the Music Box Events Calendar Saturday, July 26, 2014 Filmspotting #500 Live at the Music Box @ The Music Box Theatre Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Sound Opinions presents Spinal Tap at Millenium Park @ Millenium Park Wednesday, July 30, 2014 After Water @ Mayne Stage Saturday, August 16, 2014 Oak Park Micro Brew Review Friday, August 29 – Monday, September 1, 2014 25th African Festival of the Arts @ Washington Park Curious City Curious City The red X: Myths and meaning The birth of a community Sister cities: Chicago’s international family Meet the CTA's conductor of kindness Passing through: Union Station as Amish transit hub What happened to Chicago's truancy officers?