On the heels of the biggest auto shows of the year, we get a look at industry trends from John Davis of public television's MotorWeek, the nation's longest-running automotive news magazine. Original air date: 2/19/2015.
Why does mint cool your tongue while chili peppers burn it? How long does it take for the pain of a stubbed toe to reach your brain? David Linden, Johns Hopkins neuroscientist and New York Times bestselling author, explores these mysteries in “Touch: The Science of the Hand, Heart and Mind.”
Following up on last week's Midday hour on parole in Maryland, David R. Blumberg, chair of the Maryland Parole Commission, joins Dan to explain the state's parole system, its history and mission, and to talk about the commission members and how they evaluate inmates eligible for release from Maryland prisons.
Five states allow doctor to assist terminally ill patients in dying — Oregon, Washington, Montana, Vermont and New Mexico. As the Maryland General Assembly considers the issue, we take a look at both sides of the “right to die” debate.