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June 20, 2018
A listener asks why we can’t see change in the city’s neighborhoods through Google-y eyes.
Feb. 26, 2018
As part of WDET’s series CuriosID, a listener wonders if driving an electric car could actually create more pollution, since it would force power plants to generate more electricity to charge it, thereby generating more smog.
Oct. 24, 2017
Listener Tom Batts asks about a fabled plane crash, then discovers the story with WDET.
Sept. 13, 2017
Detroit’s French connection is more than 300 years old, but is the comparison a modern invention?
Aug. 22, 2017
WDET listener Chris Raab asks about the life and “Times” of Detroit’s formerly popular, but now forgotten newspaper.
Aug. 8, 2017
A 14-year-old listener from Northville learns how faith and family helped shape one of Detroit’s best-known communities.
July 25, 2017
It takes a team of historians and geographers to answer this listener’s question.