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Squeaky Wheel: Sound Effect, Episode 153

Wanting to be heard.

This week, stories of speaking out, even when it would have been easier to keep quiet. First, a climate scientist talks about her experience speaking out about sexual harassment and assault in field. Next, a doctor shares what he learnedabout interacting with the assertive parents of patients. Also, a citizen scientist contradicts mainstream researchon asteroids. Finally, a retired investigator speaks out about his theoryto why fishing vessel "The Arctic Rose" really sank.

The full broadcast version of this week's show, available below, also includes: A woman who helps find killers through DNA research. Also, a “café” where people can go to fix their stuff, and meet other people who are doing the same. 

Kevin Kniestedt is a journalist, host and producer who began his career at KNKX in 2003. Over his 17 years with the station, he worked as a full time jazz host, a news host and produced the weekly show Sound Effect. Kevin has conducted or produced hundreds of interviews, has won local and national awards for newscasts and commentary.