Don’t miss this beautiful, haunting elegy for the last house on Holland Island in the Chesapeake Bay. The song and images depict a real working community that slowly washed away with the tide. To learn more about the history of the house and the island on beautiful Swimmers, click here:


An assortment of Northern Athabaskan masks and headresses (Iñupiat, Yupik, Aleut, Eyak, Tlingit, Haida and Tsimshian peoples), First Nations of British Columbia and Alaska, n.d.


NPR’s Frank Langfitt has been driving Chinese people around Shanghai so he can meet a variety of people and better understand the rapidly changing country. 

Recently, he took his experiment to a new level when he drove an engaged couple, Rocky and Xiao Piao, back home to Hubei province in central China for Chinese New Year – and to attend their wedding.

A Reporter Chauffeurs A Chinese Couple 500 Miles To Their Rural Wedding

Photo credit: Frank Langfitt/NPR