Health | Environment | Nation | Communities | Family | News | Think Out LoudOPB | Sept. 21, 2017 noon
We look at a new study on air pollution and race, and a Lane County effort to improve mental health response by police. Also, OSU's Aaron Wolf talks about his book, "The Spirit of Dialogue."
local | Environment | News | State of WonderOPB | Sept. 8, 2017 6:34 p.m. | Lane County, Oregon
After weeks on southern Oregon firelines, writer Sean Davis returned home to an evacuation order.
The federal government has announced changes to a carefully negotiated sage grouse conservation plan. Also, steelhead may face extinction because of sea lions, and the economy in rural Oregon is not picking up the way it is in urban areas.
local | NW Life | Environment | News | Think Out LoudOPB | July 19, 2017 9:23 a.m. | Portland
Author David Baron wrote "American Eclipse," a book about the eclipse of 1878. He explains how the celestial event gave American scientists a chance to prove themselves on the world stage.
local | NW Life | Arts | Entertainment | Environment | State of WonderOPB | April 29, 2017 noon | Portland
This week on "State of Wonder," we dive into the bubbling cauldron of Portland design. From streetwear to downtown Portland to sporting goods to candy, everything's on the drawing board.
We hear about budget negotiations heating up in Salem, how carbon pricing could affect communities of color, and the politics of "good hair."
local | Environment | News | Recreation | Think Out LoudOPB | April 3, 2017 noon | Portland
Two representatives of the city's Off-Road Cycling Master Plan spoke to OPB's "Think Out Loud" about the proposal's benefits, but others have concerns about more biking in Forest Park.
On this episode of "Literary Arts: The Archive Project", poet, essayist, & naturalist Diane Ackerman reads from "The Zookeeper’s Wife" and shares deeper insights into the true history behind the story.