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News Roundtable | Mars Rover Engineer

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 30, 2016

Our news roundtable takes up some of the biggest stories of the week, and we talk to a NASA engineer about the Mars missions.

Researcher Tracks Radio Transmission From Space

OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 29, 2015

THURSDAY: We'll talk to Portland native Emily Petroff who made the "real time discovery" of a radio wave transmission from another galaxy.

Why Is David Wu Still On Capitol Hill?

OPB | Broadcast: July 18, 2014

FRIDAY: According to BuzzFeed, former Oregon Congressman David Wu is still spotted regularly in Washington three years after he resigned in disgrace.

Anne McClain Prepares To Go To Space

OPB | Broadcast: July 4, 2013

Anne C. McClain of Spokane, Washington is one of four women chosen for the new class of NASA's space program.

Near Space in Tillamook

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 17, 2012

While Felix Baumgartner's incredible near space jump garnered the world's attention, a low profile company in Tillamook has been quietly working to expand its high altitude balloon facility. 

Mars Landing

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 6, 2012

After a nearly nine-month journey, the NASA rover Curiosity made its much-anticipated landing on Mars. 

The Health of Our Bees

OPB | Broadcast: July 20, 2009

What does the health of bees say about the state of our environment?

Patrolling Myspace

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 12, 2008

How do cops use social networking sites to catch criminals?