Full episode 735: Bloody Feelings Act Two Blood Ties Share a clip Transcript The discovery of 30 century-old postcards written in old Yiddish by a distant family member challenges David Kestenbaum’s ideas about the unimportance of blood ties. (10 minutes) ByDavid Kestenbaum More in FamilyView all 772: The Kids' Table June 3, 2022 Act Two: Classified Dad Chris Benderev speaks with writer Georgie Codd, who went searching for someone to be the father she never had. 757: The Ghost in the Machine Dec. 31, 2021 Act Three: This Must Be the Place For more than a decade, Boris Furman has meticulously tracked the whereabouts of his family members, averaging the latitude and longitudes to arrive at “The Family Average Location.” But nobody really knows why. 748: The End of the World as We Know It Sept. 17, 2021 Act One: 1.5 Degrees of Separation Producer Aviva DeKornfeld was interested in the toll that having a wakeup-moment could have on a family, and she heard about someone who had a moment like that over a decade ago. More by David KestenbaumView all 780: Setting the Record Straight Sept. 30, 2022 Act Three: U-F-No! David Kestenbaum desperately wants to set the record straight for everybody about whether aliens regularly visit earth. 776: I Work Better on Deadline July 29, 2022 Act Two: Snail in the Coffin Senior Editor David Kestenbaum talks with a different kind of advocacy group: animal scientists doing their best to save a particular species before it winks out of existence. (16 minutes) 756: But I Did Everything Right Dec. 10, 2021 Act Three: Bought the Farm Senior editor David Kestenbaum helps his kids set up an ant farm.