Guest host Phoebe Judge speaks with Robert MacFarlane about walking the world's ancient paths in Britain, Scotland and China. Learn more about his travels on foot in his new book, "The Old Ways."
Robert Macfarlane learns from his long walks. In this reading from his latest book, The Old Ways, he sees footsteps from thousands and thousands of years ago.
Community organizer Lateefah Simon on how to make change in life and community
Ever wonder who writes those moving remembrances in the newspaper obituary section?
The adventure of a 19-year-old in a single engine plane from Germany to Russia, and the pleasure of returning to a favourite book.
Deborah Troutman laid off her husband.
The first time Swayze Valentine saw a professional fight, she wanted to be part of it. Now she's one of the first "cutgirls" in boxing.
How a woman discovered a man living in her attic.
The duo behind Shovels & Rope talk about their cross-country tour.
Producer Zak Rosen goes on a mail run with a boat that delivers mail on the Great Lakes – and has a zip code of its own.
Sarah Churman lived all of her life unable to hear anything until she saved enough money for a hearing implant.
A master baker tells his story of selling slices of carrot cake at beauty salons, and then opening his own a bakery.
Photographer Annie Leibovitz on the project that saved her. She calls it “Pilgrimage.”
When an advocacy group offered prison inmates in solitary cells to take photos and send them to them, the requests they got were remarkable.
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