Food Allergies
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ENCORE: Life-Threatening Food Allergies; Young Evangelicals And Climate Change; Discoveries On Black Holes

Continuing our science and technology encore week, we spoke with Illinois scientists and doctors about their research on working to prevent life-threatening food allergies. Also, a new generation of evangelical Christians is hoping to move the needle on climate change action within their congregations, including at Wheaton College. Plus, we spoke with researchers about gravitational waves detections that helped shed light on entire populations of black holes.

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Religion Scholar Marie Griffith; Reporter Dan Balz; Drug Receptacles; Severe Food Allergies

On The 21st: We speak with Washington Post reporter Dan Balz about political reporting in 2018. Also, we discuss a new initiative from the Illinois State Police which has created housing receptacles for discarding prescription drugs. And, we talk about severe food allergies and how they can affect your skin. But first, religion scholar Marie Griffith joins us to talk about her new book- Moral Combat: How Sex Divided American Christians and Fractured American Politics.

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