Susan Olasky

Bananas of Madeira

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Thursday, April 19th. Good morning, I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard. Next up on The World and Everything in It: a trip to the island of Madeira.

Spring in Spain

MARY REICHARD, HOST: Well, next up on The World and Everything in It, it sure doesn’t feel like spring in much of the northern United States. A late-season snowstorm blasted the region —  grounding planes, closing schools, and blanketing daffodils that bloomed early.

San Juan’s cat problem

NICK EICHER, HOST: Today is Friday, April 13th. Good morning! This is The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. I’m Nick Eicher. MARY REICHARD, HOST: And I’m Mary Reichard.  The sliver of land that makes up Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, is three square miles. In that small area live hundreds of feral cats....

Protests in Puerto Rico

MARY REICHARD, HOST: It’s The World and Everything in It from member-supported WORLD Radio. Today is Tuesday, April 10th. Good morning, I’m Mary Reichard. NICK EICHER, HOST: And I’m Nick Eicher. In recent years Puerto Rico has produced a series of depressing headlines. As we mentioned a moment ago, it has mountains of debt. But also antiquated...