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HumaNature

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HumaNature explores where humans and our habitat meet. You'll hear real stories about human experiences in nature. Along the way, we’ll meet people whose encounters help us reflect on our own place in the natural world.

HumaNature explores where humans and our habitat meet. You'll hear real stories about human experiences in nature. Along the way, we’ll meet people whose encounters help us reflect on our own place in the natural world.

Location:

United States

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Wyoming PR

Description:

HumaNature explores where humans and our habitat meet. You'll hear real stories about human experiences in nature. Along the way, we’ll meet people whose encounters help us reflect on our own place in the natural world.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 82: The Afrovivalist

10/14/2020
Sharon Ross wanted to be prepared for anything. But when she joined others getting ready for the end of the world, she found herself the odd one out. Header photo by Sera Lindsey Additional links https://blackpdx.com/destination/portland/afrovivalist/ Music Blue Dot Sessions

Duration:00:16:17

Season 6 Preview

10/7/2020
A glimpse of some of the stories coming your way this season, starting October 14.

Duration:00:02:55

Bonus Episode: The Source

9/23/2020
Climate change is all over the news, from burning forests to melting ice sheets. But it can seem like a big, abstract problem. Writer Manasseh Franklin wanted to make the melting of glaciers more real to people. So on an Alaskan rafting trip, she followed water to its source. It’s a story from our archives that’s […]

Duration:00:23:44

Bonus Episode: Row Row Row Your Boat. Or Not.

8/26/2020
As summer wanes, we’re reaching into the archives for a story about a classic summer activity: a leisurely river float. At least, that’s what it was supposed to be. But when they lost their guide, a group of tourists got more than they bargained for. Bambi Meets Godzilla Music Rollin at 5 […]

Duration:00:16:22

Bonus Episode: Tipping Point

8/5/2020
While we work on new stories for this fall, here’s a summer favorite from 2019. Natalie Warren and Ann Raiho paddled thousands of miles in a canoe from Minneapolis to the shores of the Hudson Bay. The journey tested their physical strength – and the strength of their friendship. align=”aligncenter” […]

Duration:00:21:15

Episode 81: The Ghost Of Africa

7/8/2020
South Africans Chris Diedericks and Anna Calitz wanted to go on a romantic getaway, but their adventure broke down before it even began. Music Blue Dot Sessions

Duration:00:22:17

Episode 80: Starstruck

6/24/2020
Juan Martinez grew up in South Central L.A. in the early nineties. He was struggling to find his way until he traded detention for a pack of jalapeño seeds. Those led him all the way to the stars. Juan at Yosemite National Park with Fresh Tracks with the Aspen Institute Juan […]

Duration:00:10:37

Episode 79: The Feeling Of Being Alive

6/10/2020
Boyd Varty lives on a game reserve in South Africa near Kruger National Park. After his family began returning the land to its wild state, it awakened something wild in him, too. Photography by Amanda Ritchie Connect with Boyd Varty: Website | https://boydvarty.com/ Instagram | https://www.instagram.com/boyd_varty/ Find out more about Londolozi Website […]

Duration:00:20:39

Episode 78: Biking On Empty

5/21/2020
After cycling across America, Taylor Thibodeau had a lifetime of adventures ahead of him…until a mysterious illness cut that short. Then he decided to adventure anyway. Photos from their trip across America Music Blue Dot Sessions

Duration:00:16:57

Episode 77: Morley’s Vision

5/6/2020
Morley Nelson delighted in watching raptors in aerial combat as they fought over nesting sites. And he made it his life’s mission to protect the part of Idaho’s Snake River with the highest nesting density of birds of prey in North America. This time, we’re bringing you a story from the new podcast Common Land […]

Duration:00:30:58

Episode 76: Close Encounters Of The Wild Kind II

4/22/2020
It’s springtime and Earth Day! Animals are on the move, and sometimes their paths cross with people. Here are five stories to help you get outside while you’re stuck at home. Learn more about Nate Summers’ book, Primal: Why We Long to Be Wild and Free. Find out more about Ellen Prager’s […]

Duration:00:27:36

Episode 75: Trying To Get Home

4/8/2020
Michael Benanav studies nomadic people as a writer and photographer. So when he was invited to accompany the Van Gujjar of northern India on their annual migration with their water buffalo, he jumped at the chance. Turned out, they wanted a journalist along that year for reasons he hadn’t expected. […]

Duration:00:31:40

Bonus Episode: Hiking Through History

3/25/2020
When Tarik Moore became an Outdoor Afro leader, the first hike he planned wasn’t a traditional one. He took his group down city streets to commemorate Philadelphia’s Osage Avenue bombing. Listen to Tarik’s episode The Summit. Header image: The Philadelphia Inquirer and Temple University Urban Archives Music Ketsa

Duration:00:07:23

Episode 74: Does A Kid Poop In The Woods?

3/11/2020
Cindy Ross wanted to keep pursuing her long-distance hiking passion after she had kids. But she didn’t know how to make that happen. Then a chance encounter with a llama breeder opened the path to the Continental Divide Trail. Music Blue Dot Sessions

Duration:00:11:36

Episode 73: Not Healed, But Healing

2/26/2020
Brandon Kuehn survived the Iraq War. But after he got home, he struggled with nightmares and addiction. Then he found trail running…and the Pacific Crest Trail. If you like HumaNature, help us tell more stories! Support us at https://donate.nprstations.org/wpr/humanature. You can also follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/HumaNaturePod, Instagram https://www.instagram.com/humanaturepodcast, and Facebook https://www.facebook.com/HumaNaturePodcast. […]

Duration:00:19:30

Episode 72: Everyone Needs A Purpose

2/12/2020
Christopher McDougall is famous for starting the barefoot running craze with his book ‘Born to Run.’ And now he has an unusual new running partner⁠—a donkey named Sherman. If you like HumaNature, help us tell more stories! Support us at https://donate.nprstations.org/wpr/humanature. You can also follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/HumaNaturePod, Instagram https://www.instagram.com/humanaturepodcast, and Facebook […]

Duration:00:31:08

Bonus: Moose Surprise

2/5/2020
We have a snazzy new t-shirt design for you. But it isn’t without a little controversy. Support This Podcast If you like HumaNature, help us tell more stories! Support us at https://donate.nprstations.org/wpr/humanature. You can also follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/HumaNaturePod, Instagram https://www.instagram.com/humanaturepodcast, and Facebook https://www.facebook.com/HumaNaturePodcast. Music Blue Dot Sessions

Duration:00:04:57

Episode 71: The Summit

1/29/2020
Tarik Moore always enjoyed nature. So when he found an outdoorsy community, it led to new adventures—like becoming a member of the first all-Black American team to summit Mt. Kilimanjaro. Go here to learn more about Outdoor Afro Music Blue Dot Sessions

Duration:00:20:00

Episode 70: Through Oliver’s Eyes

1/15/2020
When Wendy Hellowell’s son Oliver was born, he was diagnosed with Down syndrome. She realized the two of them would face enormous challenges. But they got help from a little faith and a camera. Oliver Hellowell’s website Music Blue Dot Sessions

Duration:00:16:53

Episode 69: Brain On Nature

12/11/2019
We’re taking a little break for the holidays, so we have a special treat for you from down under. The Australian podcast Brain on Nature tells the story of how going into nature helped a woman recover from a traumatic brain injury. We hope you love the show as much as we do! […]

Duration:00:49:01