Jul 9, 2014 — Laurence Packer says humans need to appreciate both domestic bees and the some 20,000 species of wild bees. His book Keeping The Bees explores all types, including some that feed on tears.
Oct 30, 2013 — Each month, the NPR podcast Playback invites listeners for a ride in the "NPR DeLorean," to revisit the movers, shakers and, yes, one-hit wonders that made news exactly 25 years ago. This month's Playback takes a trip to a time when "Love Bites" topped the charts and scrunchies hit their stride.
Oct 10, 2013 — Perhaps great minds do think alike, because over the last few weeks, NPR was on the brain (and lips) of an internationally acclaimed rock star, a pro baseball pitcher-turned-substitute P.E. teacher, a favorite Saturday Night Live alum a hip hop artist and a late night talk show host.
Jul 30, 2013 — Arrested Development creator Mitch Hurwitz spent some family time at NPR West.
Jul 27, 2013 — While it's a no-brainer to us NPR West-ers that Aslan 'hearts' NPR, and while we've had any number of opportunities to ask him to pose for us, it was on this particular day that he was dressed for the occasion.
Jul 19, 2013 — Maria Bamford is a stand-up comedian with a growing and dedicated following. Listen to her interview with Fresh Air Host Terry Gross to hear Bamford talk about learning to love the stage, her comedic influences and even more about her parents. And, she was very happy to show her love for NPR.
Jul 11, 2013 — Liev Schreiber plays the titular character in the new Showtime series Ray Donovan. Schreiber came in to talk to Fresh Air Host Dave Davies about character development, his career and his mom. Turns out, he know a thing or two about radio, so we weren't surprised when he showed some NPR love.
Jun 5, 2013 — Before Midnight is the third film in a trilogy written by Richard Linklater, and starring Julie Delpy and Ethan Hawke. The three came in to NPR West to talk with Fresh Air Host Terry Gross about the popular trilogy and showed NPR some love...before leaving.
Mar 26, 2013 — Director Michael Apted has been into our studios so many times, he needs his own office. But we'll start with his own I Heart NPR photo.
Mar 19, 2013 — William H. Macy talks with Fresh Air's Dave Davies about convincing the Coen brothers to cast him in Fargo, and convincing the audience that his Shameless character Frank Gallagher is indeed redeemable.