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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

Networks:

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 93: Reaching Rob's Roadhouse

5/5/2021
Greg Mills and his best friend Rob adventured together in the Alaska wilderness. Their dream was to run the Iditarod Trail Invitational Trail together. A wild river seemed to present an insurmountable obstacle. Despite everything, Greg kept going.

Duration:00:38:06

Episode 92: Fireline

4/14/2021
Introducing Montana Public Radio's new podcast, Fireline. When Lily Clarke arrived at the August Complex Fire, it was a fire of sensational size. The blaze eventually burned more than 1 million acres, becoming the largest recorded wildfire in California history. Across the country in 2020, flames charred an area nearly 5 times the size of Yellowstone National Park — the largest swath of land burned since reliable records began. Wildfires across the country are getting bigger, hotter and more...

Duration:00:29:10

Episode 91: Meeting A King

3/26/2021
Shermin de Silva was an elephant researcher looking for a sign. Then she met a king.

Duration:00:19:56

Episode 90: These Boots Were Made For Hiking

3/3/2021
Wyn Wiley thought they had to pass for straight, even in their beloved outdoors. But then a special pair of boots came into their life.

Duration:00:14:33

Episode 89: Beyond The Court

2/10/2021
Damen Bell-Holter faced a lot of trauma growing up in his small village in Alaska. He formed a goal to play professional basketball. But reaching for his dreams revealed an even larger purpose.

Duration:00:11:57

Episode 88: From One Glowworm To Another

1/21/2021
How has your relationship with nature changed during the pandemic? The HumaNature community weighs in.

Duration:00:12:50

Bonus Episode: Ten Steps

1/6/2021
We're on a holiday break until January 20. In the meantime, here's a dramatic story from the archives. In December 2016, Karen Klein got trapped in a snowstorm near the Grand Canyon. But she pushed through it to save her family.

Duration:00:26:18

Episode 87: 'Have I Had My Last Good Oyster?'

12/23/2020
HumaNature's taking a holiday break. We'll be back with a fresh new episode on January 20. In the meantime, we'd like to introduce you to Life Raft, an upbeat podcast about living with climate change. In this episode, they take us on a journey from a famous oyster bar in New Orleans to a lab that’s trying to prepare oysters for a more turbulent future.

Duration:00:32:09

Episode 86: A Vegan's Guide To Eating Chicken

12/9/2020
Muyambi loved biking, so when his friends asked him to plan a cycling trip across his home country of Uganda he was thrilled. But challenges arose one late night when they had to get creative for dinner.

Duration:00:14:28

Episode 85: The Unclimbables

11/25/2020
Mo Beck was a professional climber who regularly won gold in competitions. But when she joined a team on a long expedition in the remote Cirque of the Unclimbables, she was amused to witness the tension between two of her fellow teammates...and the stinky solution.

Duration:00:23:12

Episode 84: Out On The Road

11/11/2020
Mikah Meyer grew up the son of a pastor and secretly struggled with his sexuality. But on a record-setting road trip to all of America's national parks, he realized its success hinged on being open about who he was.

Duration:00:23:43

Episode 83: The In-Between IV

10/28/2020
The leaves are scattering down the sidewalk and fog touches the tips of the trees. It’s that time of year again when the shadows lengthen and we bring you stories that aren’t quite human or all the way natural. Welcome to a most haunted theatre.

Duration:00:19:05

Episode 83: The In-Between IV

10/28/2020
The leaves are scattering down the sidewalk and fog touches the tips of the trees. It's that time of year again when the shadows lengthen and we bring you stories that aren't quite human or all the way natural. Welcome to a most haunted theatre.

Duration:00:19:02

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. (more…)

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. (more…)

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 just as poignant—and humorous—today. (more…)

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. (more…)

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. (more…)

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. (more…)

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. (more…)

Duration:00:10:37