Misrata Recovering From Libya's Bloody Battles | WAMU 88.5 - American University Radio
Filed Under:

Misrata Recovering From Libya's Bloody Battles

Play associated audio
The Libyan town of Misrata endured relentless shelling by pro-Gadhafi forces, leaving a swath of destruction through its main district. But amid the rows of bullet-pocked, burned-out buildings, shops are opening and people are trying to resume something like normal life. Some volunteers in the town have even created a sort of open-air museum of the military hardware that nearly brought them down.
WAMU 88.5

Art Beat With Lauren Landau, March 2, 2015

Virginia band Avers comes to D.C. this week for a pop performance at the Black Cat. 

NPR

Italian Cheese Lovers Find Their Bovine Match Through 'Adopt A Cow'

The cheeses of the Italian Alps are prized for their flavor. But the tradition of cheese-making here is dying off. Now remaining farmers are banding together around an unusual adoption program.
NPR

Netanyahu In Washington For Controversial Speech To Congress

"The move has created bad blood between Netanyahu and Obama, and relations between the two countries have suffered," NPR's Jackie Northam reports.
NPR

A Neuroscientist Weighs In: Why Do We Disagree On The Color Of The Dress?

Robert Siegel speaks with Dr. Bevil Conway, a neuroscientist at Wellesley College, about the dress that has the whole Internet asking: What color is it?

Leave a Comment

Help keep the conversation civil. Please refer to our Terms of Use and Code of Conduct before posting your comments.