Radio Lab Jad Abumrad Of 'RadioLab:' How Innovation Drives Storytelling By Will Michaels & Frank Stasio • Oct 28, 2014 Jon Vachon / WNYC RadioLab bills itself as a show about curiosity. The program explores ideas in science, philosophy and sociology through unique storytelling, and sound-based experiences. Audio experiments are a big part of the show, such as adding more sections to a choir to demonstrate what a rainbow might look like to animals with more color receptors. Radio Lab is on more than 450 NPR stations. RadioLab's Jad Abumrad In Durham Tonight; Get 50 Percent Off Tickets By Carol Jackson • Oct 28, 2014 the artist Jad Abumrad, MacArthur "Genius Grant" award-winner, and host of RadioLab is coming to Durham, NC, this Sunday Nov. 2. The title of his talk at the Carolina Theatre is "Gut Churn."