Cincinnati Edition http://wmub.org en Organ Donations Save Lives http://wmub.org/post/organ-donations-save-lives <p>Approximately 18 times each day, someone dies&nbsp;while waiting for an organ transplant. Today there are more than 117,000 people waiting for a life-saving transplant. April is <a href="http://donatelife.net/april2014/" target="_blank">National Donate Life Month</a>, and joining us to discuss organ donation is Dr. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:30:00 +0000 Mark Heyne 25699 at http://wmub.org Organ Donations Save Lives Earth Day 2014 http://wmub.org/post/earth-day-2014 <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Many consider <a href="http://www.earthday.org/greencities/earth-day-2014/" target="_blank">Earth Day</a> 1970 the birth of the modern environmental movement. Since then, each year on April 22, millions of people all over the world take some action in support of a greener, cleaner, more sustainable environment. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:30:05 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 25697 at http://wmub.org Earth Day 2014 Frank Duveneck, the "Unsuspected Genius" http://wmub.org/post/frank-duveneck-unsuspected-genius <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Cincinnati as far back as the early 1800s was considered a haven for artists. Born in Covington, <a href="http://www.frankduveneck.org/" target="_blank">Frank Duveneck </a>was a celebrated artist at 27, went on to teach in Europe, and in Cincinnati, and influenced generations of future artists. We talk with<a href="http://www.taftmuseum.org" target="_blank"> Taft Museum of Art </a>Assistant Curator Tamera Muente about the life and work of Frank Duveneck, and his paintings now on display at the Taft.</p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 10:30:00 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 25698 at http://wmub.org Frank Duveneck, the "Unsuspected Genius" The Holy or the Broken, Story of "Hallelujah" http://wmub.org/post/holy-or-broken-story-hallelujah <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>How did one obscure song become an international anthem for human triumph and tragedy, a song each successive generation seems to feel they have discovered and claimed as uniquely their own? Sun, 20 Apr 2014 12:02:00 +0000 Mark Perzel 25687 at http://wmub.org The Holy or the Broken, Story of "Hallelujah" Documenting the Devastation of Alzheimer's http://wmub.org/post/documenting-devastation-alzheimers <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Alzheimer's is a devastating disease with no known cure. It slowly steals a person's intellect, ability to communicate, independence, and dignity, and now affects more than five million Americans. We look at what we know about Alzheimer’s disease, with <a href="https://www.miami.muohio.edu/" target="_blank">Miami University </a>Department of Sociology &amp; Gerontology Assistant Professor Dr. Kate de Medeiros and Professor Dr. Jennifer M. Kinney. Dr. de Medeiros and Dr. Sun, 20 Apr 2014 12:00:05 +0000 Jay Hanselman 25686 at http://wmub.org Documenting the Devastation of Alzheimer's