Programs A-Z

  • Access Utah is UPR's original program focusing on the things that matter to Utah. The hour-long show airs daily at 9:00 a.m. and covers everything from pets to politics in a range of formats from in-depth interviews to call-in shows. Email us...

  • Since its debut in 1971, this afternoon radio newsmagazine has delivered in-depth reporting and transformed the way listeners understand current events and view the world. Heard by more than 11 million people on over 600 radio stations each...

  • Since 1968, this current affairs program has explored the heart of a story, whether it's happening in the streets of Belgrade, the dockyards of Vancouver, the boardrooms of Bay Street, or the kitchens of Paris. For 60-minutes every weekday,...

  • BackStory brings historical perspective to the events happening around us today. On each show, renowned U.S. historians Ed Ayers, Peter Onuf, and Brian Balogh tear a topic from the headlines and plumb its historical depths. Over the course of...

  • Assignment tells the world’s stories from the point of view of those most affected by them – the victims, the witnesses – and the perpetrators. Compelling, real, resonating. Assignment delves into life-changing topics that affect us all, on...

  • Described as the daily drama of work and money, Business Daily examines topics like cybercrime, European economics, and the complexities of defining the fruits of labor.

  • Discovery explores today’s most significant scientific discoveries and talks to the scientists behind them. The sounds of deep space, red giants and white dwarfs, and comet images come to life in the words of those most passionate about them.

  • Success stories from two women from two different cultures on the passions that have shaped their lives. Originally from a smallish town called Kwe-Kwe in Zimbabwe, host Kim Chakanetsa brings a worldly perspective to discussions about women’s...

  • Bridget Kendall hosts a discussion show that tackles the big questions of our age with some the world’s most eminent minds. From the power of the human voice to the fragmentation of global politics, The Forum explores ever-intriguing ideas, and...

  • Experts analyze a pressing question from the news. Is streaming good for music? What does China’s stock market crash tell us? Will young musicians become extinct? One hundred students in one classroom: Why is South Africa still so unequal?...

  • What’s popular and why? Trending is a show in which the BBC bureau reports on the internet. What's being shared and why does it matter? Tune-in to Trending to gauge the pulse of the online world, and perhaps learn a bit more about what...

  • Witness looks at key events in history through the eyes of those who witnessed them.

  • A 24-hour news and information service.

  • Cambridge Forum is one of public radio's longest running public affairs programs. Recorded live every week in Harvard Square, Cambridge Forum focuses on the news behind the news and regularly examines the issues and ideas that shape our lives....

  • A live production of 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 in the middle of the day, with timely, smart and in-depth news,...

  • The "Human kind" series and other public radio projects are produced and disseminated through an alliance of Human Media and Connie Goldman Productions.

    Human Media (Far Reaching Communications Inc.) is a small, independent...

  • Marketplace, hosted by Kai Ryssdal, is the only daily business news program originating in Los Angeles. The 30-minute program, with a reporting style that is lively and unexpected, airs weekday evenings on public radio stations across the...

  • Morning Edition provides news in context, airs thoughtful ideas and commentary, and reviews important new music, books, and events in the arts. All with voices and sounds that invite listeners to experience the stories.

  • On Being with Krista Tippett is a weekly program about "religion, meaning, ethics, and ideas." Produced and distributed by American Public Media.

  • Philosophy Talk celebrates the value of the examined life. Each week, philosophers host a conversation on a wide variety of issues ranging from popular culture to our most deeply-held beliefs about science, morality, and the human condition....

  • It’s time again for Utah StoryCorps!

     

    The StoryCorps mobile recording booth and Utah Public Radio visited the Uintah Basin to gather local stories. Each week, we'll bring you a new episode of...

  • An idea is the one gift that you can hang onto even after you've given it away. Welcome to TED Radio Hour hosted by Guy Raz – a journey through fascinating ideas: astonishing inventions, fresh approaches to old problems, new ways to think and...

  • Two, weekly one-hour programs, each on one theme covering politics, science, the arts, and culture, and using interviews, music, production pieces, and performances.

  • Insightful and entertaining commentaries from folks throughout Utah and beyond.

  • UPR Presents is a time slot dedicated to short-run national series, locally produced specialty programming, and the opportunity to audition emerging programs. Look forward to hearing shows like Invisibilia, Intelligence Squared, UPR’s The...

  • Whether revealing events in small-town America or overseas, or profiling notable personalities, Weekend Edition from NPR News appreciates the extraordinary details that make up every story. This two-hour morning newsmagazine covers hard news, a...

  • Whether revealing events in small-town America or overseas, or profiling notable personalities, Weekend Edition from NPR News appreciates the extraordinary details that make up every story. This two-hour morning newsmagazine covers hard news, a...

  • Each week on With Good Reason, ever-curious host Sarah McConnell takes you along as she examines a wide range of topics with leading scholars. Featured guests have included Julian Bond discussing race in America, Bruce Greyson sharing his study...

  • The Zesty Garden is UPR's original gardening and outdoors program. The Zesty Garden is more than just the usual garden conversation show.

    Expect insider information about Utah hiking and biking trails along with their flora and fauna....

  • Each week, family doc Zorba Paster and sidekick Tom Clark team up with callers for an hour of upbeat, entertaining talk about healthy living.