Who was Rimsky-Korsakov and why would this 19th century Russian composer write a piece based on stories written in Arabic 300 years before his time? Conductor JoAnn Falletta explains all!listen here
In public schools around the country, there's a growing backlash against high-stakes testing. Parents in Greater Houston are also joining that movement.read more
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Tom and Ray (Click and Clack) help callers figure out what's wrong with their cars, and make a few terrible jokes along the way.
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A 24-hour live classical music service from American Public Media.
Sewing experts demonstrate projects.
A series that demonstrates the art and craft of creating quilts.
Four-year-old Daniel Tiger and his pals learn skills and strategies needed for growing up in this extension of the Neighborhood of Make B...
A half-hour version of the landmark series, which is set in an ethnically diverse neighborhood where every day is a sunny one. It feature...
The recall covers the Brenham, Texas-based company’s entire product line of ice cream, frozen yogurt, sherbet, and frozen snacks, distrib...
The powerful temblor hit north of the capital Kathmandu and also killed people in neighboring India, China and Bangladesh. Authorities fear the death toll could go much higher.
The first rounds of NBA and NHL playoffs are in full swing. NPR's Scott Simon gets an update from ESPN.com's Howard Bryant.
NPR's Scott Simon takes a walk through the neighborhoods of West Baltimore to talk with residents in the wake of Freddie Gray's death in police custody.
An estimated 7.9 magnitude earthquake shook Nepal on Saturday. It's being described as the strongest quake to hit the country in 81 years. NPR's Scott Simon talks to Red Cross spokesman Mark South.
Surgeon General Vivek Murthy was officially sworn in this week. His confirmation was held up for more than a year because of comments he made about gun violence. Murthy talks with NPR's Scott Simon.