Matt Ozug

Matt Ozug appears in the following:

Take A Moment And Listen To What Sound Without Human-Made Noise Is Like

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Inside the Hoh Rain Forest in Washington state, acoustics experts have attempted to preserve a location free of human-made noise. They call it One Square Inch of Silence.

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How A Labor Of Love Grew Into An 'Enchanted Forest' In Oregon

Thursday, August 09, 2018

A family road trip in 1963 inspired Roger Tofte to build a fairy tale theme park. At first, he made everything on his own, by hand. Now, more than 100,000 people a year visit his dream come to life.

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Explore 1 Of The World's Largest Collections Of Bird Eggs And Nests

Wednesday, August 08, 2018

The Western Foundation for Vertebrate Zoology in Camarillo, Calif., houses one of the largest collections of birds eggs and nests in the world. As part of our summer road trip collaboration with Atlas Obscura, we explore the collection and meet the scientists who run the foundation.

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What A Lifetime Of Collecting Millions Of Relics Of Black Americana Looks Like

Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Oran Z has been collecting relics of Black Americana for most of his life. The items he's amassed used to be in a museum he ran in Los Angeles, but now they're all housed on his property.

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With 'Hawker Fare,' Chef James Syhabout Shares Laotian Food He Grew Up With

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

When he started writing the cookbook, chef James Syhabout went to his ancestral homeland, Laos, to sample the food. Now, he hopes to introduce more people to the cuisine.

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Lost Kitchen Restaurant Made Chef's Small Hometown A Dining Destination

Friday, November 17, 2017

One of the most coveted dinner experiences in America is a 40-seat restaurant in rural Maine where the chef prides herself in serving local food that diners recognize on the plate.

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'Rolling Stone' Founder Jann Wenner On 50 Years Of Rock And Roll History

Thursday, May 11, 2017

When Wenner started Rolling Stone, he says, other publications weren't taking rock and roll seriously. Since then, the magazine has documented five decades of music, politics and culture.

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Wind Energy Takes Flight In The Heart Of Texas Oil Country

Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Texas leads the nation in wind energy, while wind turbine technician is the fastest-growing job in the U.S. The industry flourished under former Gov. Rick Perry, Trump's new energy secretary.

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In NYC, 'Sweeney Todd' Baker Serves Up Some Bloody Good Pies

Monday, February 27, 2017

The off-Broadway musical, in which a barber's clients become filling for meat pies, may make you lose your appetite. But former White House pastry chef Bill Yosses bakes a tempting pre-theater treat.

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From A Life Term To Life On The Outside: When Aging Felons Are Freed

Thursday, February 18, 2016

A landmark ruling by Maryland's highest court affected prisoners convicted of violent crimes before 1981. None of them has re-offended so far. But that's no comfort to angry families of their victims.

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Protests Over Officer-Involved Deaths Continue Nationwide

Tuesday, December 09, 2014

In the past week, protests over the decisions not to indict police in two separate fatal incidents spread to communities around the country. We hear from two of the demonstrations in Berkeley, Calif., and Washington, D.C.

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Letters: Hollywood's Fascination With Teachers

Tuesday, December 09, 2014

Audie Cornish and Robert Siegel read comments from listeners about Hollywood's fascination with teachers.

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