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HumaNature

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HumaNature is the podcast that explores where humans and our habitat meet. The show tells 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.

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HumaNature is the podcast that explores where humans and our habitat meet. The show tells 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.

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Episode 69 Through Oliver’s Eyes

By Fran from PT - Jan 16 2020
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I am a new listener & a VERY happy one - great reporting & well presented

For the love of storytelling

By Pamskid - Jan 30 2018
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One of the best storytelling podcasts I know of. Short, concise and entertaining!

iTunes Ratings

217 Ratings
Average Ratings
202
8
4
2
1

Episode 69 Through Oliver’s Eyes

By Fran from PT - Jan 16 2020
Read more
I am a new listener & a VERY happy one - great reporting & well presented

For the love of storytelling

By Pamskid - Jan 30 2018
Read more
One of the best storytelling podcasts I know of. Short, concise and entertaining!
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HumaNature

Latest release on Jan 15, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: Episode 41: Carbon And Dust

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Felicia Friesema and Steve Julian had a “miracle relationship.” They carved out an oasis in the middle of Los Angeles. But then they found themselves facing one of the most fundamental aspects of nature: death. (more…)

Apr 25 2018

51mins

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Rank #2: Episode 3: When A Search And Rescue Becomes A Search For Something Else

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Greg Ley was deep in the Rocky Mountains, training as an outdoor guide, when his group encountered tragedy. What happened next forever changed his beliefs about the importance of humans to the wilderness. Winner of a 2016 PMJA Best Station Podcast award.

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Sep 16 2015

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Rank #3: Episode 64: Migrations

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Caroline Van Hemert and her husband Pat were nearly finished with the most ambitious trip of their lives, a 4000-mile trek across the Yukon and Alaska following animal migrations. But bad weather and a missed food drop put their lives in jeopardy. (more…)

Sep 11 2019

30mins

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Rank #4: Episode 66: The Secret Of The Adirondack Lean-tos

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Jeff Osgood and his friend Anthony just wanted to go on a winter hiking trip in the Adirondack Wilderness in upstate New York. But after a series of mishaps, their adventure took a strange turn with the discovery of a mysterious VHS cassette tape. (more…)

Oct 09 2019

22mins

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Rank #5: Episode 22: Through The Keyhole

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Tyler Dunning went into the wild to distract himself from his grief…but ended up coming face to face with it instead.

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May 31 2017

21mins

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Rank #6: Episode 13: Bigfoot

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For our 13th episode, we venture off the beaten path to hear about Bigfoot and the scientist who’s on a mission to find him.  (more…)

Oct 19 2016

19mins

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Rank #7: Episode 27: What Her Cells Knew

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Lucy came face-to-face with a family secret that upended her life. So she seized the moment. (more…)

Sep 20 2017

30mins

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Rank #8: Episode 65: Deserted

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Josh Patterson loved taking photographs of rare finds in the Mojave Desert. But on one trip, things didn’t go as planned. (more…)

Sep 25 2019

17mins

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Rank #9: Episode 20: Dogs Are People, Too

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In 2007, more than 50 pit bulls were discovered at a dogfighting ring in Virginia. Most people thought they couldn’t be saved. But their stories had just begun.
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Apr 19 2017

26mins

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Rank #10: Episode 46: Sanctuary

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In 2012, 30 wolves and wolf-dogs were living at W.O.L.F. Sanctuary in northern Colorado. But one sunny June morning, a massive wildfire closed in on their mountain home. (more…)

Sep 20 2018

28mins

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Rank #11: Episode 19: Freedom

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150 years ago, two girls crossed the Missouri River trying to escape a life of slavery. In the summer of 2016, Barry Jurgensen set out on a 500-mile journey to follow in their footsteps. (more…)

Mar 29 2017

31mins

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Rank #12: Episode 11: Hoofprints On The Heart

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This is the story of a love that spans continents. Jon Dunham set out on the longest, toughest walk of his life. But along the way, he met someone who helped carry the weight.  (more…)

Aug 17 2016

21mins

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Rank #13: Episode 25: Ordinary Giants

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Science journalist Lynda Mapes takes us deep into a New England forest, where one tree is telling the story of climate change. This is the final episode of our summer series, Science Camp, where we’re exploring the human side of science. (more…)

Aug 04 2017

16mins

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Rank #14: Episode 4: Catch And Release

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Tonia Hanson had a secret. But when a private river retreat turned out to be very, very public, Tonia found unexpected healing.

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Oct 21 2015

15mins

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Rank #15: Episode 5: Finding The Way Home In A Purple Canoe

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Patrick Dobson was stuck in his life, so he decided to take a trip by canoe from Montana to Missouri. Only he had never canoed before.

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Nov 18 2015

21mins

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Rank #16: Episode 28: Things That Go Squeak In The Night

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When the Massaro family traded life on dry land for a life at sea, they encountered some unexpected company.  (more…)

Sep 27 2017

15mins

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Rank #17: Episode 29: Parks And Scandinavian Recreation

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Linda McGurk wanted her children to love the outdoors, just like she did as a little girl in Sweden. But when she moved to the U.S., she found out it wasn’t quite that simple. (more…)

Oct 11 2017

16mins

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Rank #18: Episode 58: Close Encounters Of The Wild Kind

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It’s spring! Animals are on the move, and sometimes their paths cross with people. Here are four stories. (more…)

May 01 2019

39mins

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Rank #19: Episode 8: Row Row Row Your Boat. Or Not.

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It was supposed to be a leisurely float down the Snake River. But when they lost their guide, a group of tourists got more than they bargained for. (more…)

Mar 16 2016

16mins

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Rank #20: Episode 30: The In-Between

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A possessed basement. A magic mirror. A shop of spirits. Mysterious lights where they don’t belong. Gather around the campfire as we open the portal to a place that isn’t quite human or all the way natural. (more…)

Oct 25 2017

33mins

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