Producer Dmae Roberts travels to Taiwan with her mother. Together they grapple with her mother's harrowing childhood during World War II. This story is highly personal and inventive, a journey of sound and story.
Studs Terkel interviews R. Buckminster Fuller
Joe Richman of Radio Diaries captures a time when the idea of a woman in political office - especially in the White House - was a joke.
92-year old harpist Mary Bartlett brings her instrument to the studio.
Bob Erb won $25 million dollars in the lottery and almost immediately set about giving tens of thousands away to neighbors.
Scientist John Priscu talks about his trip to drill into a subglacial lake in Antarctica.
A poem by author Naomi Shihab Nye.
Dick speaks to Abdi from Kenya, where he has been living as a refugee.
Kirk Lombard finds more fish hidden under rocks and off city docks than he does dropping a line the traditional way.
Today we meet a super sperm donor - who is also a virgin.
Dr. William J. Parker is a Christian obstetrician who, after many years, decided to include abortions in his practice.
Dick talks with sound recorder Gordon Hempton who searches out the sounds of silence - in the Amazon and around the world. When he finds a place untouched by man-made noise, he works to preserve it.
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