We begin a two week series on prayer - but we're not approaching it in a conventional way at all. Expect to be fascinated and surprised by this unusual exploration of one of the most common and least understood of human activities: prayer to a higher power. Listen as Bill Sweet of the Spindrift project tells the inspiring and terrifying story of discovery and death that surrounded this pioneering effort to solve the mystery of prayer through science. Then Linda explores a mystery that has scientists terrified: why is bird flu spreading so fast?
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