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Today, Explained
Today, Explained

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California is becoming uninsurable

Two insurance giants will stop issuing new policies for California homes. CalMatters reporter Ben Christopher and Vox’s Umair Irfan say... more

07 Jun 2023 · 26 minutes
Apple’s $3,500 goggles

Apple’s launch of a new mixed reality headset shows that, for Apple, the metaverse isn’t dead. The Verge’s David Pierce... more

06 Jun 2023 · 26 minutes
Real Housebans of Tallahassee

A new Florida law will restrict where Chinese citizens can buy homes, and other states may follow suit. The legislation... more

05 Jun 2023 · 26 minutes
Hannah Gadsby and “Pablo-matic" Picasso

Comedian Hannah Gadsby railed against Pablo Picasso in “Nanette.” So why are they curating an exhibition timed to the 50th... more

02 Jun 2023 · 26 minutes
Ukraine’s counteroffensive

Ukraine vowed to mount a counteroffensive against Russia. Drone attacks on Moscow might signal it has begun. The Washington Post’s... more

01 Jun 2023 · 26 minutes
Target-ing Pride

Companies have been leaning into Pride month for years. So why are brands like Target and Bud Light facing such... more

31 May 2023 · 26 minutes
The Kia Boyz are coming for your car

Turns out Kias and Hyundais are easy to steal. Teens are taking advantage, and putting it all on TikTok. This episode... more

30 May 2023 · 25 minutes
Hot and bothered

The FDA approved a game-changing drug to treat hot flashes, a symptom of menopause. Health writer Jancee Dunn talks about... more

26 May 2023 · 26 minutes
He's Ronning

NBC’s Matt Dixon explains how Gov. Ron DeSantis wants to Make America Florida. Vox’s Andrew Prokop spells out how the... more

25 May 2023 · 26 minutes
A cancer vaccine?

Dr. Vinod Balachandran explains how he and his colleagues successfully treated pancreatic cancer with bespoke mRNA vaccines. Science journalist Charles... more

24 May 2023 · 26 minutes
Today, Explained
California is becoming uninsurable
Today, Explained