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Saturday, December 18, 2021
From NPR's yearly reading list, Books We Love, we hear suggestions for four memoirs that are well worth your time.
Friday, October 22, 2021
In the mid-70s, Canadian musician Randy Bachman's favorite guitar went missing. Using the internet, a fan tracked down the stolen instrument.
Saturday, June 05, 2021
In the upheaval following the murder of George Floyd, passionate debates ignited across America about what to do with the remnants of the Civil War. It divided Jacksonville, Fla.
Thursday, January 14, 2021
Thrasher magazine was founded 40 years ago in San Francisco to cover skateboarding. Over the next four decades, the black-and-white newsprint magazine grew into a full color cultural arbiter.
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
She made her way into the record books last week after becoming the first woman to climb the Golden Gate route of El Capitan in Yosemite National Park in a little over 21 hours.
Monday, October 05, 2020
The documentary series, an adaptation of Hirway's popular podcast, asks musicians including Alicia Keys and R.E.M to tell the step-by-step story of how a song was created.
Monday, August 24, 2020
The mouse-size Somali sengi — a kind of elephant shrew with a pointy nose and large, adorable eyes — was thought to be a lost species. Researchers recently spotted the creature in Djibouti.
Monday, August 17, 2020
"I was really trying to look at why a 19-year-old boy would give up everything ... in order, quite literally, to take up arms against the world," says novelist Fatima Bhutto.
Tuesday, July 14, 2020
Dr. Walter O. Evans' collection is the largest known on the abolitionist and politician who was formerly enslaved. Yale University recently acquired Evans' collection and plans to make it public.
Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Billie Eilish hits No. 1 on Billboard's Hot 100 with her song "bad guy," making her the first artist born in this century to top the chart.
Monday, January 28, 2019
The mural — painted on an exit door — was believed to be a memorial to the victims of a 2015 terror attack that killed 90 people at the Bataclan.
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Linda Holmes takes a look at the list of this year's nominees, which includes some heartening nods and surprising snubs.
Tuesday, January 08, 2019
As her memoir The Truths We Hold hits shelves, the California senator tells NPR that family and the country's need for "real leadership" will weigh into her decision whether to run for president.
Sunday, January 06, 2019
The stars took a walk down the red carpet before the 76th Golden Globe Awards. Here's a peek at what they wore.
Saturday, January 05, 2019
For the first time in 20 years, a large body of films, music, and books has entered the public domain. That means they can be reworked by new creators in conversation with the originals.