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The Beatles perform one of their songs while filming A Hard Day's Night in 1...
Back in 1964, movie audiences were treated to three hit musicals. Two of them – Mary Poppins and My Fair Lady – won scads of Oscars. But it was the third that announced the future, and it did so from...
Veterinarian Vint Virga says that animals in zoos, like this lion, need to h...
From feisty kittens to pacing cheetahs, Vint Virga knows animal behavior.A veterinarian who specializes in behavioral medicine, Virga has treated many household pets in his clinic. But for the past...
July 25, 2014 thru July 27, 2014 NPR Music, WFUV in New York City and FolkAlley.com are headed to the 2014 Newport Folk Festival this month! Potential acts from the main stage include: Ryan...
FRIDAY, JULY 25, 2014 - 6:00PM ET Ryan Adams used to be the picture of ramshackle prolificacy — a man with Prince's desire to flood the market with product, not to mention an equally...
The Fantastic Laboratory of Dr. Weigl cover...
When Germany invaded the Soviet Union during World War II, Nazi commanders had another worry besides the Red Army. Epidemics of typhus fever, which is transmitted by body lice, killed untold numbers...
Tomlinson Hill book cover...
As the great-great-grandson of Texas slaveholders, journalist Chris Tomlinson wanted to find out what crimes his ancestors had committed to maintain power and privilege.So he went to Tomlinson Hill,...
Fresh Air Weekend highlights some of the best interviews and reviews from past weeks, and new program elements specially paced for weekends. Our weekend show emphasizes interviews with writers,...
Charlie Haden plays upright bass with Keith Jarrett's band in New York City,...
Charlie Haden, the preeminent bass player of his generation, died on July 11 at 76. Fresh Air's Terry Gross spoke to Haden five times throughout his career, in interviews which span from 1983 to 2008...
We bring you more polka fun with show three from the Joe Weber Band, put on your dancing shoes and enjoy.