WHYY

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WHYY, Inc. is a nonprofit corporation chartered by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and licensed by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to operate TV12 and 91FM, the public broadcasting stations serving southeastern Pennsylvania, Delaware and South Jersey. Offices and studios are located in Philadelphia and Wilmington.

Series

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4 Pieces

Five-plus minute features on Olympians.

  • From: WHYY
  • Updated: Aug 11, 2004
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154 Pieces

Weekly subscribable series. Host Maiken Scott leads this one-hour, weekly tour of the people and places at the heart of health and science.

  • From: WHYY
  • Updated: Feb 22, 2017
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73 Pieces

Host Maiken Scott leads this one-hour, weekly tour of the people and places at the heart of health and science.

  • From: WHYY
  • Updated: Feb 14, 2017

Latest Pieces

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In the decades after the Civil War, the nation was changing rapidly. Cities were industrializing, the railroad was expanding, business was booming ...

  • Added: Jan 16, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
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After a decades-long hiatus, researchers are taking a fresh look at the potential of psychedelics in therapy. Could substances like ketamine, MDMA,...

  • Added: Jan 09, 2020
  • Length: 58:58
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The New Year is often a time for a fresh start.  We reflect on our past habits, and resolve to do better — eat healthier, work harder, or work less...

  • Added: Jan 02, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
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On this rebroadcast of The Pulse - Running, biking, weightlifting, swimming — for lots of people, working out is an important part of life. It’s ab...

  • Added: Dec 23, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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Humans have a close relationship with trees. We plant and cultivate them for food and shelter. Trees offer protection from the rays of the sun. We ...

  • Added: Dec 18, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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On this rebroadcast of The Pulse - You know what they say — all work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. And science seems to confirm that statement...

  • Added: Dec 09, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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Being a dentist can be a lonely job. Your patients don’t want to be there — and even if they did, it’s not like they can talk with their mouths ope...

  • Added: Dec 06, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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The roles of nurses have changed and expanded a lot in recent decades. Nurses are highly specialized, they have branched out into new areas of medi...

  • Added: Nov 26, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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Thanksgiving usually means we’re going big — way over the top. Twice the size bird we could possibly eat. More side dishes than the table can hold,...

  • Added: Nov 20, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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Police forces in democratic societies are supposed to safeguard the rights of citizens, and protect their lives and well-being. We think of their r...

  • Added: Nov 14, 2019
  • Length: 58:59