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Jim Lauderdale's new album is called I'm A Song, a title that suggests his deep immersion in songwriting. His compositions have been covered by singers ranging from George Strait to Solomon Burke,...
The decline of honeybees has been attributed to a variety of causes, from na...
Every year, more than half of the honeybee hives in the United States are taken to California to pollinate the state's almond crop.Biologist Laurence Packer says this illustrates both our dependence...
The threat is both viral and vampire in The Strain, a show about the sudden ...
They say every generation gets the science fiction it deserves, built around its biggest and most primal fears. Well, maybe they don't say that — but they should. In the '50s, all those movies about...
Journalist Brian Krebs spends time in the dark areas of the Internet, where ...
Late last year, hackers breached Target's data security and stole information from millions of credit cards. Brian Krebs, who writes about cybercrime and computer security for his blog, Krebs on...
In the new French film Violette, Emmanuelle Devos plays a fictionalized char...
Americans put a lot of stock in being likable. Pollsters take surveys of the president's likability. Test screenings check whether we like the characters in movies. And when a literary novelist like...
Time for more polka fun with the second episode from The Polka Quads. Put on your dancing shoes and enjoy.
The Westerlies is a quartet of young New York brass players who know each other from school days in Seattle. Their debut album is a set of pieces by Seattle-based composer and improviser Wayne...
Comedian Joel McHale spoke at the annual White House Correspondents' Associa...
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,...