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Senegalese singer Marema Fall is making her mark on international stages, as well as, in her native country. The 28-year-old has been winning inter...

  • Added: Dec 14, 2014
  • Length: 03:49
Caption: Ruth Coker Burks and Paul Wineland.
Ruth Coker Burks tells her friend Paul Wineland about caring for AIDS patients during the...

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  • Added: Dec 09, 2014
  • Length: 03:51
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Local women perform witch trials in costume for the tourists., Credit: Eric Molinsky
To understand Salem in 1692, we need to delve into the imaginary world the Puritans believed in, where witches and Indians were both agents of the ...

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  • Added: Dec 05, 2014
  • Length: 16:34
  • Purchases: 1
Caption:  We can see that neurons fire when people complain of central pain, but still no one knows why. , Credit: Gerd Altmann
Cindey LeGeyt and Danielle Cellucci have fatigue and intense pain all over their bodies, and they believe they have a disease. But many people say ...

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  • Added: Dec 03, 2014
  • Length: 08:32
  • Purchases: 1
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A mother and a nurse created a device to help other breast-feeding moms.

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  • Added: Dec 01, 2014
  • Length: 22:32
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Jackie taking a break from building her house.
Dreams can be as simple as a home and a flower garden. Jackie walked by the Habitat for Humanity application for 2 years.

  • Added: Dec 01, 2014
  • Length: 01:33
Caption: Kiser, Home Again!
Ashley went outside to call her best friend Kiser… she called his name, a long pause and then nothing, silence. Kiser was gone.

  • Added: Nov 24, 2014
  • Length: 01:38
Caption: Terri Hannon on MIW, Credit: Allegra Bandy
Making It Work Radio with Terri Hannon, DIY Genius

  • Added: Nov 18, 2014
  • Length: 16:30
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Trista Matascastillo speaks with her husband, Army 1st Sergeant Hector Matascastillo, about being sexually assaulted...

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  • Added: Nov 17, 2014
  • Length: 05:14
  • Purchases: 1
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Retired Army Sgt 1st Class Max Voelz first recorded in 2011 to remember his wife...

  • Added: Nov 17, 2014
  • Length: 01:59
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Young girls living in rural communities in Ghana often lack the self-confidence of their peers in urban areas, which can put them at a disadvantage...

  • Added: Nov 17, 2014
  • Length: 03:58
Caption: Firefighter Lucille Morel next to an ambulance , Credit: Sarah Elzas
For most of its history, the Paris fire brigade has been all male. One of the force's 400 women talks about the physical challenges, and the need t...

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  • Added: Nov 16, 2014
  • Length: 04:08
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: The blogger, Paf le PAF, and his sons, Credit: paf-le-paf.fr
A stay-at-home dad in France is unusual. And this one blogs!

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  • Added: Nov 16, 2014
  • Length: 04:09
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Elizabeth Askren Brie conducts the Orchestre Colonne in 2010, Credit: Thomas Bartel
Conducting is a surprisingly male world. Elizabeth Askren Brie has fought sexism throughout her career.

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  • Added: Nov 16, 2014
  • Length: 04:01
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Midwife Nicolas Dutriaux holds a model of a pelvis he uses with patients., Credit: Sarah Elzas
Midwife Nicolas Dutriaux says the gender balance of his profession has lead to its marginalization.

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  • Added: Nov 16, 2014
  • Length: 04:10
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Car mechanics Aurore and Melina at the Only Girls garage, Credit: onlygirls-auto.fr
Car mechanics tend to be male. A Paris-area garage is trying to change that by hiring women to appeal to women.

  • Added: Nov 16, 2014
  • Length: 04:10
Caption: Leroy Moton in 1965, Credit: Encyclopedia of Alabama
Connecticut man remembers a murder that changed course of the civil rights movement.

  • Added: Nov 13, 2014
  • Length: 04:16
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Hair raising awareness. Cancer is currently the number one cause of death in the Netherlands. To help raise money to fight cancer, a young lady fro...

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  • Added: Nov 05, 2014
  • Length: 05:01
  • Purchases: 1
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Shirley Parrello speaks with former Marine Sergeant Kevin Powell, who was with her son Lance...

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  • Added: Oct 31, 2014
  • Length: 03:45
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Joanna Ebenstein holding a taxidermy two-headed duckling at the Morbid Anatomy Museum in Gowanus, Brooklyn.
Joanna Ebenstein, founder of the Morbid Anatomy Museum, tells her father, Bob, about the childhood...

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  • Added: Oct 31, 2014
  • Length: 02:04
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: MOTHER: A PODCAST, Credit: Logo created by Justin Schnarr (justinschnarr.com/).
"I didn't really want to have children. It's just that I got pregnant." -Shirley, 57, Nebraska

  • Added: Oct 22, 2014
  • Length: 06:15
Caption: MOTHER: A PODCAST, Credit: Logo created by Justin Schnarr (justinschnarr.com/).
"We had a final discussion early in our marriage. ... He said, 'Are you sure?' I said, 'I am, my dear.' And we've never looked back." -Beverly, 72,...

  • Added: Oct 22, 2014
  • Length: 03:21
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"My sense has been that most men ultimately really do want children, and I think many of longer relationships -- that's been part of the end." -Bet...

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  • Added: Oct 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:53
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: MOTHER: A PODCAST, Credit: Logo created by Justin Schnarr (justinschnarr.com/).
After Annie Cho gave birth to her son this spring, she struggled to make traditional Chinese "confinement" practices (hygiene rules + special postp...

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  • Added: Oct 22, 2014
  • Length: 08:54
  • Purchases: 1
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Irasema Gonzalez talks about coming of age as a young Latina in 1990s Chicago, and how her definitions of love and womanhood shifted with the passi...

  • Added: Oct 16, 2014
  • Length: 10:04