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Rescuing Climbers From Mt. Hood

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 3, 2015

TUESDAY: Portland Mountain Rescue helped save three climbers who fell on Mt. Hood this weekend. How can similar incidents be prevented in the future?

Buried In The Sky Sheds Light On Sherpas' Lives

OPB | Broadcast: May 24, 2013

Buried in the Sky tells the story of the sherpas and high-altitude porters who do much of the heavy lifting on the tallest — and most deadly — mountains in the world.

100 Climbs

OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 23, 2012

Scott Peterson gave himself a challenge: 100 climbs in 100 days along 100 miles of the Columbia Gorge. He finishes his adventure on Sunday. We'll talk to him the morning after.

Changing Climate Change

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 7, 2009

How would proposed climate change legislation in Congress and new EPA regulations affect you?

Northwest Passages: Virginia Euwer Wolff

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 13, 2009

National Book Award winner Virginia Euwer Wolff on bringing complicated teen characters alive.