Oklahoma

Environment

Are we causing earthquakes in Oklahoma?

It's not just fracking. Wastewater injection in Oklahoma has been linked to an increased number of earthquakes. And the increase is dramatic. In 2014, the state had three times more earthquakes than California.

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Environment

The Tornado Chasers

The largest and most ambitious study of tornadoes, Vortex 2, is now underway. The Takeaway checks in with Katja Friedrich, a meteorologist at the University of Colorado.

Lifestyle & Belief

Coming out before your teens

Nick Weaver revealed to his mom that he was gay when he was 12 years old. Both he and his mom talk with us about the challenges pre-teens face when coming out of the closet. We also speak to New York Times Magazine writer Benoit Denizet-Lewis.