Programs A-Z

Recorded live every Saturday,  A Prairie Home Companion features comedy sketches, music, and Garrison Keillor's signature monologue, "The News from Lake Wobegon."

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Ann Thompson reports on the latest trends in technology and their effects on medicine, safety, the environment or entertainment.

In their books Freakonomics and SuperFreakonomics, Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner use the tools of economics to explore real-world behavior. As boring as that may sound, what they really do is tell stories — about...

Opening the window on contemporary arts and issues with guests from worlds as diverse as literature and economics.

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Fresh Air opens the window on contemporary arts and issues with guests from worlds as diverse as literature and economics. Terry Gross hosts this multi-award-winning daily interview and features program. Fresh Air Weekend collects...

A live production from NPR and WBUR Boston, in collaboration with public radio stations across the country, Here & Now reflects the fluid world of news as it’s happening, with timely, smart and in-depth news and conversation.

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L.A. Theatre Works is proud of our award-winning, critically-acclaimed radio theatre series, "The Play's The Thing." Listeners across the country are discovering radio drama that is contemporary, edgy and significant.

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Local Exposure (LX) is WVXU’s on-location Arts, Events and Culture program that seeks out the known and not-so-well known niches that make Greater Cincinnati such a unique place to visit, live and shop.

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Dean Regas, Outreach Astronomer from The Cincinnati Observatory, investigates the latest information and events in the scientific and astronomy community.

A podcast on all things astronomy from Dean Regas, Outreach Astronomer for the Cincinnati Observatory Center.

Q is an energetic daily arts, culture and entertainment magazine that takes you on a smart and surprising ride, interviewing personalities and tackling the cultural issues that matter.

As the "Q" team transitions to a new chapter of the...

Radiolab believes your ears are a portal to another world. Where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries blur between science, philosophy, and human experience. Big questions are investigated, tinkered with, and encouraged...

Hosted by Guy Raz, the popular TEDTalks gatherings that have taken the country by storm come to radio. This show will take you on “a journey through fascinating ideas: astonishing inventions, fresh approaches to old problems, new ways to think...

For more than two decades, Tom and Ray Magliozzi (aka Click and Clack the Tappet Brothers) have been America's funniest auto mechanics. By making millions of listeners laugh, they have become the defining voices of public radio weekends. Their...

Our local movie expert, Larry Thomas, explores some of the well-known and little-known films that are coming to a theatre near you.

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The love of books is the reason 91.7 WVXU is premiering a new, locally-produced program on Saturday, October 11. The Book Club @91.7 is produced and hosted by voracious reader Mark Perzel and airs every Saturday morning at 7am...

This weekly sports program, featuring both commentary and guest interviews, offers fans of any game an inside look at their team, sporting industry and/or sporting event. Hosted by former ESPN Anchor, Betsy Ross, the show provides an in-depth...

More than just talking about recipes, Splendid Table explores everything about food: the culture, the science, the history, the back stories and the deeper meanings that come together every time people sit down to enjoy a meal.

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Beloved radio host Garrison Keillor recounts the highlights of that day in history and reads a short poem or two.

This American Life is an award-winning critically acclaimed weekly program describing and documenting contemporary American life. Each week a theme is chosen, and host Ira Glass and a variety of writers and performers share stories in a...

Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! is NPR's weekly hour-long quiz program. Each week on the radio you can test your knowledge against some of the best and brightest in the news and entertainment world while figuring out what's real news and what's...