NPR News

Pages

Secret Lives Of Teachers
7:13 am
Sun January 25, 2015

'Walking The Walk' With Students ... And Screaming Fans

Elementary teachers Nicola Berlinsky, Joanie Pimentel and Lisa Pimentel perform as the punk band No Small Children.
Michael Dann

Originally published on Mon January 26, 2015 9:52 am

The NPR Ed team is discovering what teachers do when they're not teaching. Artist? Carpenter? Quidditch player? Explore our Secret Lives of Teachers series.

Read more
History
7:12 am
Sun January 25, 2015

Whodunnit? King Tut's Burial Mask Damaged And Glue Didn't Help

Originally published on Sun January 25, 2015 8:59 am

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Health
7:04 am
Sun January 25, 2015

The Potential Impact Of Big Data On Medicine

Originally published on Mon January 26, 2015 7:22 am

Some researchers say big data could change the way medical research is done and the way individual doctors make medical decisions. Others say it raises too many questions when it comes to medicine. (This story originally aired on All Things Considered on Jan. 5.)

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Sports
7:00 am
Sun January 25, 2015

Super Bowl Talk (Other Than Ball Deflation)

Originally published on Sun January 25, 2015 8:59 am

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Parallels
7:00 am
Sun January 25, 2015

Piece By Piece, Monks Scramble To Preserve Iraq's Christian History

Father Najeeb Michaeel shows off one of the many Christian manuscripts he saved from Iraq's Christian libraries.
Alice Fordham NPR

Originally published on Sun January 25, 2015 1:40 pm

In an unfinished building in the northern Iraqi city of Erbil, displaced Christian children sing a little song about returning to their village. "We're going back," they sing, "to our houses, our land, our church."

Right now, they're living in an open concrete structure. The self-styled Islamic State, or ISIS, took over their home village of Qaraqosh, and the Christians fled in fear, on foot.

Read more
Europe
7:00 am
Sun January 25, 2015

Greeks Vote In Election Dominated By Economic Fears

Originally published on Sun January 25, 2015 11:59 am

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Middle East
7:00 am
Sun January 25, 2015

Threats Build Against Journalists In Afghanistan

Originally published on Sun January 25, 2015 8:59 am

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Transcript

RACHEL MARTIN, HOST:

Read more
Asia
7:00 am
Sun January 25, 2015

Obama Begins 3-Day Visit To India

Originally published on Sun January 25, 2015 11:55 am

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Global Health
7:00 am
Sun January 25, 2015

Mistrust, Anger Holds Guinea Back From Fighting Ebola

Originally published on Sun January 25, 2015 8:59 am

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

World
7:00 am
Sun January 25, 2015

To Save Birds, Send A Ship Full Of Rat Poison

Originally published on Sun January 25, 2015 8:59 am

Copyright 2015 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.

Transcript

RACHEL MARTIN, HOST:

Read more

Pages