The Rational Animal

Two psychology professors explore how evolution has influenced humanity's decision-making skills in a humorous and enlightening study of the inner self (ves).

July 24: On this day in 1725 John Newton, the slave trader-preacher who wrote the hymn "Amazing Grace," was born.

Crime fiction legends Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly discuss the new book that unites their beloved sleuths Patrick Kenzie and Harry Bosch.