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Reports on Louisiana politics and government - and the people shaping state policy from Sue Lincoln and Wallis Watkins.
Public radio journalism from Louisiana's capitol city. Discover with us.
Calling all curious people: Do you have questions about Louisiana's environment, or your own health? Or are you just a science geek? Tune into Louisiana's Lab, where we explore science, medicine and innovation in the Bayou State.
From selecting the right plants to proper watering techniques and dealing with pests, host Dan Gill delivers the information you need to garden successfully in Louisiana's unique climate.
All Things Considered
Breaking news mixed with compelling analysis, insightful commentaries, interviews, and special -- sometimes quirky -- features.
Ask Me Another
A rambunctious hour of brainteasers, pub trivia night, comedy and music. Play along as host Ophira Eisenberg invites in-studio guests to stretch their noggins and tickle their funny bones.
Katrina: The Debris
Katrina: The Debris, examines the stories about what was left behind by the storm and the floods that followed.
Hosted by Kelly McEvers, Embedded takes a story from the news and goes deep. What does it feel like for a father in El Salvador to lie to his daughter about the bodies he saw in the street that day? What does it feel like for a nurse from rural Indiana to shoot up a powerful prescription opioid? What does it feel like to survive a shootout with the most notorious biker gang in Texas? You may have seen headlines about these stories. Embedded takes you to where they're happening.
Here's the Thing
In WNYC's podcast series, award-winning actor Alec Baldwin gives the listener unique entrée into the lives of artists, policy makers and performers. Alec sidesteps the predictable by taking listeners inside the dressing rooms, apartments, and offices of people such as comedian Chris Rock, political strategist Ed Rollins and Oscar winner Michael Douglas. Here's The Thing: Listen to what happens when an inveterate guest becomes a host.
Opening the window on contemporary arts and issues with guests from worlds as diverse as literature and economics.
Here & Now
A distinctive mix of hard news and rich conversation featuring interesting players from across the spectrum of arts and culture, business, technology, science and politics.
A conversation about life's unseen patterns.
Invisibilia (Latin for all the invisible things) is about the invisible forces that control human behavior – ideas, beliefs, assumptions and emotions. Co-hosted by Lulu Miller and Alix Spiegel, Invisibilia interweaves narrative storytelling with scientific research that will ultimately make you see your own life differently.
Join Poppy Tooker as she meets people who produce, cook, and eat the foods we enjoy and treasure—exploring kitchens and stores, farms and waterways in Louisiana where favorite foods are produced and prepared.
Marketplace focuses on the latest business news both nationally and internationally, the global economy, and wider events linked to the financial markets. The show covers business and economics with a reporting style that is lively and unexpected.
Marketplace Morning Report
A first look at the day's business news with host David Brancaccio. Updated Monday through Friday at 4:30 a.m. PT.
Our weekly program hosted by Lizzie O'Leary airs on public radio stations throughout the weekend, looking back at the week at was and looking forward to the economic issues facing Americans in the week to come. Updated every Friday.
News in context, thoughtful ideas and commentary, and reviews important new music, books, and events in the arts -- all with voices and sounds that invite listeners to experience the stories.
On The Media
On The Media decodes what we hear, read, and see in the media every day, and arms us with critical tools necessary to survive the information age.
Out to Lunch
Baton Rouge Business Report Editor Stephanie Riegel combines her hard news journalist skills and food background: conducting business over lunch at Mansur's. Each week Stephanie invites members of the Baton Rouge business community to join her.
Money makes the world go around, faster and faster every day. On NPR's Planet Money, you'll meet high rollers, brainy economists and regular folks — all trying to make sense of our rapidly changing global economy.
Radiolab believes your ears are a portal to another world. Where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries blur between science, philosophy, and human experience. Big questions are investigated, tinkered with, and encouraged to grow. Bring your curiosity, and we'll feed it with possibility. Hosted by Jad Abumrad and Robert Krulwich.
Serial is a podcast from the creators of This American Life, hosted by Sarah Koenig. Serial tells one story—a true story—over the course of a season. Each season, we follow a plot and characters wherever they take us. We won’t know what happens at the end until we get there, not long before you get there with us. Each week we bring you the next chapter in the story, so it's important to listen to the episodes in order.
Glynn Washington delivers a raw, musical brand of storytelling, daring listeners to see the world through the eyes of another.
State of the Reunion
Travel this great nation one town or city at a time with multifaceted artist Al Letson.
TED Radio Hour
A journey through fascinating ideas, astonishing inventions, and new ways to think and create. Based on riveting TEDTalks from the world's most remarkable minds.
The Diane Rehm Show
A lively mix of discussions ranging from analysis of politics and international affairs to in-depth examinations of religious issues, health and medical news, education and parenting.
The New Yorker Radio Hour
The New Yorker Radio Hour is a weekly program presented by the magazine’s editor, David Remnick. Produced by The New Yorker and WNYC Studios.
This American Life
There's a theme to each episode of This American Life, and a variety of stories on that theme. It's mostly true stories of everyday people, though not always. There's lots more to the show, but it's sort of hard to describe.
Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!
NPR's weekly hour-long quiz program. Test your knowledge against some of the best and brightest in the news and entertainment world while figuring out what's real news and what's made up.
Weekends on All Things Considered
Each show consists of the biggest stories of the day, thoughtful commentaries, insightful features on the quirky and the mainstream in arts and life, music and entertainment, all brought alive through sound.
Weekend Edition Saturday
Scott Simon wraps up the week's news and offers a mix of analysis and features on a wide range of topics, including arts, sports, entertainment, and human interest stories.
Weekend Edition Sunday
Rachel Martin wraps up the week's news and offers a mix of analysis and features on a wide range of topics, including arts, sports, entertainment, and human interest stories.
Ever find yourself in a conversation about race and identity where you just get...stuck? Code Switch can help. We're all journalists of color, and this isn't just the work we do. It's the lives we lead. Sometimes, we'll make you laugh. Other times, you'll get uncomfortable. But we'll always be unflinchingly honest and empathetic. Come mix it up with us.