NewsDepth 2017-2018 Episode #22

We like big books and we cannot lie! We're getting literally literary in this week's episode - from learing how pop-up books are made to meeting a famous children's author. Plus you might not believe who is translating books to braille for blind readers! Find out in this week's show!

Watch this week's episode in full above. Below you'll find more information and links to the topics covered on the show.

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Word Highlight: braille, biometrics, crest, empathy

Question of the Week: Tell us what's your favorite book and be sure to explain why! Bonus points if you send in a video response!

***Submit your ideas for our NewsDepth A+ segment to newsdepth@ideastream.org for consideration.

Segments

software recognizes man's face
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Facial Recognition

Mar. 8, 2018
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Your Brain on Books
NewsDepth Topic

Spot on Science: Your Brain on Books

Mar. 8, 2018
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Toni Morrison
NewsDepth Topic

Know Ohio: Toni Morrison

Mar. 8, 2018
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Pop-up book page
NewsDepth Topic

Buckeye Beat: Keith Allen, Pop-Up Artist

Mar. 8, 2018
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fingers on a page of Braille
NewsDepth Topic

Inmates Create Books in Braille

Mar. 8, 2018
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Class News editors
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A Plus: The Class News Crew

Mar. 8, 2018
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