Essential Pittsburgh will take a summer break July 14th – 18th. We’ll return with live shows on July 21st.
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Today at noon on Q: Is constant distraction affecting our ability to appreciate literature? UK author Tim Parks and Globe & Mail editor Jared Bland debate that question.
At 8pm on The Really Big Questions, hosted by Dean Olsher: Why do humans feel the need to pair up? Hear from a variety of guests, including neurologist Lucy Brown, who says the brain of a person head-over-heels is similar to that of a person’s high on cocaine.
While we're off-air you can leave a question or comment for Essential Pittsburgh at 412-256-8783.