We mark the 50th anniversary of Earth Day. An hour-long edition of Witness History from the BBC World Service will tell remarkable stories of the history of the environmental movement, told by the people who were there. Selected from the BBC’s Witness History program, we hear about the major moments that changed our understanding of […]
Settle in Sunday at noon for Richard Strauss’s Die Frau Ohne Schatten.Taking place in the mythical empire of the Southeastern Islands, the Empress is unable to bear children. With the help of her nurse, using magical powers and deceit, she tries to use the Dyer’s wife to gain child bearing abilities. This Metropolitan Opera was […]
In these interesting times, Northern Soundings is trying for flexibility. I’m practicing good social distancing and interviewing guests remotely from home. Unfortunately, the audio quality isn’t the best. So, I’m offering shorter pieces that won’t tax the ear but still get Alaska voices before the public. I call this new venture Northern Soundbites. Stay safe […]
The second hour of “All Things Considered” from 5 to 6 p.m. on KUAC FM will feature “The National Conversation with All Things Considered,” a live program focused on the global coronavirus crisis. Tune in Weekdays at 5 on KUAC FM, KUAC online and KUAC TV 9.6.
The Alaska Volcano Observatory presents a new, weekly two-minute program to inform radio listeners across Alaska of volcanic activity at Alaska’s 54 active volcanoes. Some Alaska communities have a volcano in their backyard, across the water or upwind. Every week, AVO will deliver a review of volcanoes that are erupting, which are just rumbling and […]