Unprepared: Will We Be Ready For The Megaquake?

A magnitude 9.0 earthquake off the Northwest coast could hit at any time. How can we prepare for this impending and unpredictable disaster? We start off by looking at tsunami preparations and the lessons learned from Japan.

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Oregon Historical Photo: Outpost Astoria

Astoria is the oldest U.S. settlement west of the Rocky Mountains, though it remains relatively isolated to this day. Find out how its history has been marked by boom times from exploitation of abundant natural resources such as salmon and timber.

Oregon Experience

Monday at 9:00 p.m. on OPB TV

Take a look back at 100 years of Oregon's iconic Pendleton Round-Up. Dedicated volunteers, tribal involvement and thrill-a-minute entertainment have made the Round-Up one of the oldest and most prestigious rodeos in the world.

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Arts & Life

Nicholas Kristof On Combating The Empathy Gap In 'A Path Appears'

The New York Times columnist and Pulitzer Prize winner talks about his new book and documentary produced in collaboration with his wife, Sheryl WuDunn. Their project tackles systemic issues of gender oppression like sex trafficking, poverty and domestic abuse in the United States and globally.

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Oregon Historical Photo: Outpost Astoria

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Dengue Fever: Retro Pop, Cambodian Style

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