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Martin Roemers and his camera traveled to 22 megacities — population 10 million or more — from Lagos to Los Angeles.
Feb. 18, 2017
Astronomers think there's an undiscovered planet lurking in the far reaches of the solar system, and they're asking the public's help to find it.
Feb. 18, 2017
From the Apollo 11 mission that first took humans to the moon, to the decades-long space shuttle program, Launch Complex 39A has quite a past. Now, NASA's dusting it off for the start of a new era.
Feb. 18, 2017
The pioneers of organic farming are starting to retire. While some are passing on their farms to family to preserve their legacy, others are getting help finding like-minded strangers.
Feb. 18, 2017
Here's a quick roundup of some of the mini-moments you may have missed on this week's Morning Edition.
Feb. 18, 2017
In an essay written in 1939, Winston Churchill pondered the possibility that there might be life elsewhere in the universe. The document was recently rediscovered in a museum in Fulton, Mo.
Feb. 18, 2017
The president's campaign operation is staging the event, billed as a way for Trump to take his message directly to the American people. How unusual is that so early into a presidency?
Feb. 18, 2017
Often, high School band music is composed by white men. So this school is seeking out music from women and composers of color who are writing music, but aren't being published at the same rate.
Feb. 18, 2017
Reindeer are thought to face a grim future as climate change threatens lichen, a key winter food source. But on one Alaskan island, reindeer have found a new food source, making scientists hopeful.
Feb. 18, 2017
As Iraqi and U.S. forces plan to attack ISIS on the western side of the city of Mosul, residents are trying to restart their lives in the freed eastern side of the city. Not everyone feels safe.
Feb. 18, 2017
Iran and North Korea have fired off missiles. A Russian spy ship floats off the U.S. coast. To date, President Trump's reaction has been very much from the traditional foreign policy playbook.
Feb. 18, 2017
Some Republicans in Congress say they could partly fix the federal health law by again separating people who buy insurance into two categories — sick and healthy. Critics say it won't save money.
Feb. 18, 2017
More than 250 "substantive reports" of harassment and hate incidents have flooded in since November. Although perpetrators are hard to identify, the hotline also serves to provide support to victims.
Feb. 18, 2017
NPR Ed's weekly news roundup.
Feb. 18, 2017
Palestinians at a West Bank university say they fear the idea of a two-state solution to the conflict with Israel is dead after President Trump's meeting with Israeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu.
Feb. 18, 2017
In his first overseas trip as vice president, Mike Pence said the U.S. "strongly supports" NATO, even as he scolded member countries for not contributing enough funding to military capability.
Feb. 18, 2017
Native American symbols have long caught the eye of non-Native fashion designers. But when it comes to Seminole patchwork designs, where is the line between inspiration and appropriation?
Feb. 18, 2017
Having a cold or a flu is unpleasant enough without suffering the indignity of phlegm. But those gobs of goo are there for a reason.
Feb. 18, 2017
The phrase is a threat to democracy, as a Republican strategist and a left-leaning linguist both explain to NPR.
Feb. 17, 2017
The Dutch illustrator and children's book author wrote over 120 books and sold some 85 million copies worldwide. But no character earned him greater acclaim than a simple white rabbit.
Feb. 17, 2017

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