When she was 12, Brittany McArdleleft a note on a plane. Years later, she learned through the public art venture Postsecret that it had inspired a wedding proposal.
One NYC subway driver copes with hitting people who jump or fall on to the tracks.
British farmer David Cundall has spent the past 17 years searching for buried spitfire airplanes.
Ina May Gaskin on natural birth in America.
A beloved actor faces deportation.
Scientist John Priscu talks about his trip to drill into a subglacial lake in Antarctica.
Newsweek/ Daily Beast publisher Tina Brown on celebrity journalism.
Andrew Hyde describes choosing to give away almost all his possessions and to travel.
Edward Boatman started designing symbols to use in his presentations at work, and soon his library grew to hundreds of icons.
Phil Connors has been fire spotting on the edge of the Gila National Forest since 2002, he tells us about the summer's mega-fires.
Scott Haren and Ben Harris met in a support group for people with Lou Gehrig's disease. They speak together: Scott speaks the words of his friend Ben, who types them onto a computer because he no longer can speak.
A cuban-born percussionist takes the jazz world by storm.
A woman in New York City reflects on her other island home of the Dominican Republic/
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