Technology

The Future of NASA and U.S. Space Exploration

The Future of NASA and U.S. Space Exploration

April 15, 2010

President Obama plans to dramatically scale back NASA's return-to-the-moon program to make way for implementing a new vision for the space agency. A group of astronauts led by Neil Armstrong opposes the move, but astronaut Buzz Aldrin and...

Nuclear Security Summit

Nuclear Security Summit

April 12, 2010

President Obama hosts an unprecedented two-day Nuclear Security Summit in Washington.

Who Controls the Internet?

Who Controls the Internet?

April 8, 2010

A U.S. appeals court has ruled that the F.C.C. does not have the power to force Comcast and other Internet service providers to give equal treatment to all Web content. What the ruling could mean for consumers and the future of net...

Environmental Outlook: Geoengineering

Environmental Outlook: Geoengineering

April 6, 2010

Manipulating the Earth's climate

Savior Siblings

April 5, 2010

The medical and ethical issues of using in vitro fertilization with genetic testing to produce a baby who could be a genetic match to save the life of a sibling with a fatal illness.

Offshore Drilling

Offshore Drilling

April 1, 2010

Proposed new areas for off-shore oil and gas drilling

Broadband Access

Broadband Access

March 16, 2010

A faster, cheaper and more widely available Internet: How the FCC is proposing to remake the country’s communications infrastructure and what it could mean for consumers and the U.S. telecommunications industry.

The President's National Export Initiative

The President's National Export Initiative

March 15, 2010

President Obama wants to double U.S. exports in five years. A senior State Department official explains the administration's five-step plan to expand sales of goods and services abroad.

Electronic Medical Records

March 10, 2010

$19.2 billion of stimulus funds have been set aside for doctors and hospitals making the switch to electronic health records. An update on progress to date and why some practitioners are – for now – sticking with paper.

On-line Dating Services

February 10, 2010

More and more people are turning to internet dating services to find a mate. The pros and cons of on-line match-making in the digital age

Our address has changed!

The Diane Rehm Show is produced by member-supported WAMU 88.5 in Washington DC.