PRX Storytime

Finding quality audio stories on the web is a pain, so Audrey from PRX does the hard work for you. 'I work at PRX, a non-profit filled with people that love audio & storytelling. I listen to stories every day and want to share the best with you.'

by Audiosearch

    PRX Storytime

    Dec 27 2016

  • Science of Survival Ep 08: Cliffhanger, Part 2

    Part two of the Bolivian plane crash mystery

  • #46 Ira Glass

    A conversation with the beloved radio host

  • #38 Tim Gunn

    A witty, kind & surprisingly deep conversation

  • The Death of Patient Zero

    Journalism meets medicine meets love story

  • Chasing An Eclipse

    The joy of an “awesome natural spectacle”

  • My Father’s Life, by Raymond Carver

    Things left unsaid, between parent and child

  • After Orlando

    Reveal’s thoughtful lens on the Pulse tragedy

  • The Invention of the Home Pregnancy Test

    The women behind home pregnancy tests

  • A frank conversation with a white nationalist

    A vision for a whites-only, post-America nation

  • PRX Storytime

    Sep 30 2016

  • Sleep Some More

    On the season premiere of The Truth, Dan's college roommate won't stop talking.... even when he's asleep. Dan learns to take advantage of this.

  • Done in the Sun

    Host Dr. Michelle Thaller tells us the sun seems like a benign, even friendly celestial body. But just as sun decided when life on Earth could begin, it will also decide when life on Earth will definitely end.

  • Episode 23: Share The Wealth

    Would you tell a friend what you get paid? Would you do it if you knew it would help her get paid more fairly? Meredith Rollins, editor-in-chief of Redbook magazine, has done it — and says you should, too.

  • #41 Sonia Manzano

    Michael Ian Black chats with with Sonia Manzano, best known as “Maria” on Sesame Street, who she played for 44 years. In a humorous and heartfelt conversation, she opens up about her early days on the iconic children’s program, and how she escaped a difficult childhood in the South Bronx.

  • PRX Storytime

    Aug 18 2016

  • The Outside Interview Ep03: Tim Ferriss Overshares

    Tim Ferriss is best-selling author, kickboxing champion, horseback archer and the first American in history to hold a Guinness World Record in tango. In this episode, Ferriss talks about the origins and evolution of his uniquely aggressive approach to body experimentation and self-improvement.

  • Joanna Macy — A Wild Love for the World

    A philosopher of ecology, Joanna Macy’s path wound from the CIA to Tibetan Buddhism, to translating the poetry of Rainer Maria Rilke. Now in her 80s, Joanna Macy says we are at a pivotal moment in history—with possibilities of unraveling, or of creating, a life-sustaining human society.

  • PRX Storytime

    Mar 28 2016

  • #26 Chuck Klosterman

    Michael Ian Black chats with Chuck Klosterman about finding his place as one of America's best-loved cultural critics. Spoiler alert: his favorite snack is frozen cocoa krispies with milk and half and half.

  • Science of Survival EP01: Frozen Alive

    The new OUTSIDE podcast kicks off with a "Science of Survival" series, chronicling how to survive the most harrowing life or death situations. This episode tells a story of being frozen to the point of near death. It is truly gripping, with great music and an awesome female narrator to boot.

  • Elizabeth and Mary, Part 1

    Elizabeth decides to donate her kidney to a stranger. Hear the whole story, from both the donor and recipient, over the course of three episodes. Then check out a fourth bonus episode about passionate listener responses.

  • PRX Storytime

    Jan 13 2016

  • Decoding discrimination in America’s temp industry

    Inside the Temp Industry. Business is booming for staffing agencies across the US—the temporary jobs sector is one of our fastest-growing industries. But there's another side to this world: a blatant system of racial discrimination.

  • David Bowie on Ziggy Stardust

    Bowie, Our Alien Rockstar. How can you turn yourself into Ziggy Stardust and then walk away from the spectacle? Here's the logic according to David Bowie from a 1988 interview.

  • Martin Luther King Jr Is Still on the Case! by Garry Wills

    Behind Martin Luther King, Jr., John Ridley—12 Years a Slave Oscar winner—joins host David Brancaccio to discuss why Gary Wills’ wrenching 1968 portrait of King continues to resonate today, what has changed in America since it was written, and what still needs to change.

  • PRX Storytime

    Dec 17 2015

  • Santa for President

    Santa runs for President, with comedian Rachel Dratch playing his campaign manager. Santa, the non-politician who, for generations, has been making Americans’ dreams come true.

  • Must Be Aliens

    The newest podcast from PRX and astronomer Michelle Thaller. Why do we give aliens the credit for everything we can't explain?

  • PRX Storytime

    Nov 20 2015

  • Science’s Blind Spots

    What if a lot of what you thought you knew about reproduction was wrong?

  • PRX Storytime

    Nov 20 2015

  • E01 / Your Pet Hates Your Music

    This new podcast includes sounds you can't even hear -- but your dog and cat can.