Eric Molinsky reports for Studio 360 with Kurt Andersen and hosts a podcast about sci-fi and other fantasy genres called Imaginary Worlds. He co-produced several hours of Studio 360’s American Icons series, and his work has also appeared on NPR, Marketplace, 99% Invisible, and KCRW’s un-Fictional.
Eric Molinsky appears in the following:
Wednesday, January 20, 2016
An artist made 3-D portraits based on the DNA of the imprisoned WikiLeaks source. What can they tell us about surveillance and identity?
Wednesday, January 06, 2016
Full-price "Hamilton" tickets are out of reach for most New Yorkers, but Lin-Manuel Miranda's free pre-show performances have entertained thousands of groundlings.
Thursday, December 10, 2015
When he was 19, Mark Everett’s father died. But his big idea, a surprising interpretation of quantum mechanics, lived on. And if that idea is right, he might still be alive … somewhere.
Thursday, December 10, 2015
Taken to its logical conclusion, the enigmatic final episode of the show “St. Elsewhere” suggests that nearly all TV shows exist within the mind of one very creative boy.
Tuesday, December 08, 2015
With his series "The Knick," Steven Soderbergh is quietly producing the most experimental show on TV.
Thursday, November 26, 2015
You know Lucy Liu from “Elementary” and “Kill Bill.” But, since the 1990s, Liu has been exhibiting her paintings in major galleries under the name Yu Ling.
Thursday, November 19, 2015
You won’t see any more Star Wars merchandise with Princess Leia’s gold bikini — but the image is seared in our brains forever.
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Millennial fans of the 1990s cartoon "Rugrats" are illustrating the characters as adults. Now, one of the show's original artists draws the Rugrats as they would really look in 2015.
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
With "Daredevil" and now "Supergirl," television creators seem to have finally figured out how to tell comic-book stories without getting cartoonish.
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
October 21, 2015 is the date Marty and Doc travel to in "Back to the Future Part II." The movie made lots of tech mistakes — fax machines?! — but its real failing is a lack of heart.
Monday, October 19, 2015
The brilliant minds behind 8-Bit Cinema turn Hollywood movies into old-school video games.
Thursday, October 15, 2015
“The X-Files” made it OK to believe in conspiracy theories. But with birthers, 9/11 truthers, and anti-vaxxers, do we really need permission anymore?
Tuesday, October 06, 2015
What if you could go inside a Roy Lichtenstein painting? Famed designer Stefan Sagmeister turns a fashion magazine spread into a pop art fantasia.
Thursday, September 24, 2015
We had the Design firm 70kft come up with a new symbol to represent the South that doesn't have the same connotations as the Confederate flag. Here's the result. What do you think?
Thursday, August 06, 2015
We tune in every week to see the same people in the same rooms. What are the secrets behind the sitcom set designs that keep us coming back?
Thursday, July 23, 2015
One neuroscientist found that art gave him more fulfillment and excitement than scientific research. So he abandoned the lab for the art studio.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
For years her name was more famous than her work. Now, with a solo show at MoMA and 12 dance music chart toppers, she’s having a late-career renaissance.
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
War photographer Sam Faulkner has spent years shooting portraits of the foot soldiers in the Battle of Waterloo, using historic reenactors to play the part.
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
Crystal formations have been popping out of the cracks and crevices in the Los Angeles streetscape. They're all the work of one mad paper-folding genius.
Thursday, June 04, 2015
Maria Schneider doesn’t release an album very often, so when she does, it’s an event. She let us inside her writing process for her latest, “The Thompson Fields.”