Friday, May 4

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An investigation into the true identity of a high school basketball player.

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On trying and sentencing juvenile offenders as adults.

Thursday, May 3

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The story of former Vikings linebacker Fred McNeill and the lasting impact of his concussions.

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Horowitz went from the New Left to the far right. Now neither side wants him.

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On “Poor Hartley,” the son of Samuel Taylor Coleridge.

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Margaret Profet, evolutionary biologist and MacArthur grant recipient, disappeared in 2005. She has neither been seen nor heard from since.

Wednesday, May 2

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The rise of the long-haul trucker/serial killer, as excerpted from Ginger Strand’s book Killer on the Road.

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A free-ranging conversation between music writers Simon Reynolds and Greil Marcus.

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On board the Perl Whirl 2000, a conference of hard-coding geeks on a luxury cruise ship.