All Things Considered

Weekday Evenings 2-3, 3:30 - 5:30, & 6-7
Robert Siegel, Melissa Block, Audie Cornish
Jackie Fortier

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4:30pm

Sat May 28, 2011
Music Interviews

My Morning Jacket: On The Circuit

My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James (center) says the band's new album, Circuital, presented a special challenge: recording in his hometown of Louisville for the first time.
Danny Clinch

My Morning Jacket has been called a lot of things over the years: "the American Radiohead," "the jam band for people who don't like jam bands," even "Led Zeppelin meets Pink Floyd."

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3:29pm

Sat May 28, 2011
Science

Lost Egyptian Pyramids Discovered From Space

Sarah Parcak examines satellite imagery of an Egyptian landscape.
Courtesy of BBC

When you think archeology, you think shovels, brushes, brooms and other time-honored tools used to uncover archeological treasures. Now a new way to peer beneath the Earth's surface may have made an exciting find: more pyramids, buried deep under an ancient Egyptian city.

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3:00pm

Sat May 28, 2011
NPR Story

Conspiracy Theories Permeate Pakistan

The views on the Pakistani streets are very different from those being expressed through diplomatic channels. That from Morning Edition host Steve Inskeep, who talks with guest host Rachel Martin from a market area in Lahore, Pakistan.

3:00pm

Sat May 28, 2011
Asia

Rep. Rogers: Pakistan A Fair-Weather, But Vital, Ally

The House Intelligence Committee has spent the last month trying to find out exactly which, if any, Pakistani officials knew about Osama bin Laden's whereabouts. Guest host Rachel Martin visits Michigan Congressman Mike Rogers, who chairs the committee. He says the jury's still out on Pakistani knowledge of bin Laden's hideout.

3:00pm

Sat May 28, 2011
Analysis

Week In News: Russia Joins Chorus Against Gadhafi

Russia has joined the call for Moammar Gadhafi's ouster, a surprise considering the Russian opposition to the initial NATO bombing. Guest host Rachel Martin talks about that and the week's other big stories with James Fallows, national correspondent for The Atlantic.

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