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Why fund railways when roads are the future? Do animals have feelings?

June 3rd, 2015

Episode 198 of 662 episodes

What cities have globally prioritised public transport over roads? What cities have good efficient public transport systems, and how were they able to build these systems. This segment explores how cities that provide effective transport alternatives paid for them, and what effect they had on the economy and the lives of the people who live there? As far back as 1872, Charles Darwin wrote about animal consciousness. But for most of the 20th century humans have shown little to no interest in scientifically exploring the inner lives of animals. But is that about to change?

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