Full episode 715: Long-Awaited Asteroid Finally Hits Earth Act Five The Leftovers Share a clip Transcript ByRobyn Semien A week after starting classes, a Covid outbreak forces a university to send students back home. Producer Robyn Semien takes a tour of the emptying campus. (6 minutes) Song:“School Days” by Al Green More in EducationView all 764: School's Out Forever Mar. 11, 2022 Act One: Big Mother Is Watching When school closed and threw routines into disarray, one mom and daughter figured out a new way to make it work. 764: School's Out Forever Mar. 11, 2022 Act Two: The Case of The Vanishing Sixth Grader The pandemic moved lots of families around, and many children simply vanished from school, in person, and online. 758: Talking While Black Jan. 7, 2022 Act Two: The Farce Awakens After the murder of George Floyd, sales of books by Black authors skyrocketed. More by Robyn SemienView all 767: Do Not Go Gentle Apr. 8, 2022 Act Two: Putin’s On Our Side One of the last independent newspapers in Russia finds new ways to cover a war that the government doesn’t want them to cover. 763: The Other Mr. President Feb. 25, 2022 Act One: Going in with a Bang Back in 1999 there was series of bombings of apartment buildings in Moscow and across Russia. 300 people died. 692: The Show of Delights Jan. 31, 2020 Act Two: The Squeals On The Bus Producer Robyn Semien captures a special morning for her five-year-old son, Cole, who is doing something delightful for the very first time: he’s getting to ride the school bus.