OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 2, 2017
Author Peter Fromm spent months alone in the wilderness babysitting growing salmon eggs. We also discuss what life is like for in-home care giving, just ahead of a local screening of a new documentary.
OPB | Broadcast: July 31, 2017
EarthFix's Jes Burns fills us in on wildlife competing for water and resources in the Klamath basin. Then we learn about an effort to get health care to migrant workers. And an OSU researcher talks "exceptional" longevity.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 21, 2015
The elder abuse rate in Oregon rose in 2014. We'll find out what's behind that rise, and how those charged with identifying, prosecuting and preventing such abuse are approaching the problem.
OPB | Broadcast: May 14, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We're talking with an audience about what it's like to to take care of a parent, a child, or a spouse.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 2, 2014
THURSDAY: We're replaying an earlier interview with Eugene author Lauren Kessler. Her 2013 book, Counterclockwise, recounts her year of personal research into the world of anti-aging.
OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 5, 2013
A collaborative documentary from Frontline and ProPublica has exposed the dark side of assisted living, where profit can often outweigh the well-being of residents.
OPB | Broadcast: July 25, 2013
Oregon author Lauren Kessler has taken on the world of anti-aging to discover the secret to staying young.
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 20, 2012
We'll talk to the director of the independent feature film Old Goats and some of the actors in the movie who had never acted before.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 11, 2012
Following a new study that suggests calorie deprivation does not extend life, we'll explore some of the longevity research here and elsewhere in the country.