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NPR's Rachel Martin talks with Francesca Marciano about her new book, The Other Language, a collection of stories about characters experiencing new cultures and taking on new identities.
NPR's Rachel Martin talks to Judy Greer about the pitfalls of semi-celebrity, as depicted in her new memoir, I Don't Know What You Know Me From.
Growing up in a church without access to musical instruments, Laura and Lydia Rogers learned the power of vocal harmony. NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with the duo called The Secret Sisters.
Laurel Francoeur's son Jeremy is severely allergic to peanuts, tree nuts, eg...
Laurel Francoeur's son has multiple severe allergies. This means keeping certain items out of the house and calling ahead to restaurants. It also means tough talks with her son and other parents.
Ted Leo and Aimee Mann join forces on a new album named for their collaborat...
Alternative rock legends in their own right, the pair say their collaboration as The Both began with a shared obsession: a statue in Milwaukee that looks just a little too real.
Manu Prakash holds up the 50 cent foldoscope....
From popularizing a feared subject to scaling down high-tech tools, here are two examples of experts solving complicated problems with simplicity.