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News comes at you fast. Join us at the end of your day to understand it. Today, Explained is your all killer, no filler, Monday to Friday news explainer hosted by Sean Rameswaram and featuring the finest reporters from the Vox Media Podcast Network and beyond.

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News comes at you fast. Join us at the end of your day to understand it. Today, Explained is your all killer, no filler, Monday to Friday news explainer hosted by Sean Rameswaram and featuring the finest reporters from the Vox Media Podcast Network and beyond.

    The James Webb Space Telescope

    The James Webb Space Telescope

    This Sunday, the greatest telescope in the history of humanity is scheduled to reach its destination nearly a million miles away from Earth. Vox’s Unexplainable explored what it will do when it gets there.
    Transcript at vox.com/todayexplained
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    • 29 min
    Chile’s millennial president

    Chile’s millennial president

    The 35-year-old president-elect in Chile loves tattoos, Taylor Swift, and progressive policies. Gabriel Boric will now try to overhaul the government as Chile rewrites its constitution.
    Today’s show was produced by Haleema Shah and Hady Mawajdeh, edited by Matt Collette and Noel King, engineered by Efim Shapiro, fact-checked by Laura Bullard and hosted by Sean Rameswaram.
    Transcript at vox.com/todayexplained
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    • 27 min
    Why Russia sent its janky version of NATO to Kazakhstan

    Why Russia sent its janky version of NATO to Kazakhstan

    The speedy arrival of CSTO troops in Kazakhstan is unprecedented in the 30-year history of the Russia-backed regional security alliance.
    Today’s show was produced by Victoria Chamberlin, edited by Matt Collette and Noel King, engineered by Efim Shapiro, fact-checked by Laura Bullard and hosted by Sean Rameswaram.
    Transcript at vox.com/todayexplained
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    • 20 min
    "Break the Senate"

    "Break the Senate"

    President Joe Biden wants to change how the Senate works to pass voting reforms. Sen. Mitch McConnell is threatening hell if it happens.
    Today’s show was produced by Miles Bryan, edited by Matt Collette, edited by Efim Shapiro, fact-checked by Laura Bullard and hosted by Sean Rameswaram.
    Transcript at vox.com/todayexplained
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    • 28 min
    Novax Djokovic

    Novax Djokovic

    How the best-ranked men’s tennis player in the world went to Australia to become the greatest of all time and ended up being detained.
    Today’s show was produced by Will Reid with help from Victoria Chamberlin, edited by Matt Collette, engineered by Paul Mounsey with help from Efim Shapiro, fact-checked by Laura Bullard and hosted by Sean Rameswaram.
    Transcript at vox.com/todayexplained
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    • 30 min
    No substitutes for the substitutes

    No substitutes for the substitutes

    What happens when all the teachers get sick?
    Today’s show was produced by Miles Bryan with help from Hady Mawajdeh, edited by Matt Collette, engineered by Efim Shapiro, fact-checked by Laura Bullard and hosted by Haleema Shah.
    Transcript at vox.com/todayexplained
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    • 24 min

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