Package Delivery Halts, But Grand Canyon's Mules Trudge On | WAMU 88.5 - American University Radio
Filed Under:

Package Delivery Halts, But Grand Canyon's Mules Trudge On

Play associated audio
For several decades pack mules have carried mail to the bottom of the Grand Canyon, includingg postcards, letters and packages. The company that runs the mule trains says the package load has become too heavy, so it's discontinuing service April 15.
WAMU 88.5

Art Beat With Lauren Landau, June 2, 2015

You can see an exhibit paired with its ornate inspiration. Works made with a special technique are on view at a local museum.
NPR

A Tome Of Peruvian Food, By Its Most Acclaimed Ambassador

Gaston Acurio is the world's premiere cheerleader for Peruvian cuisine, and he's just written a cookbook. It features 500 recipes from around the country — including more than 20 kinds of ceviche.
NPR

U.S. House Calls On Iran To Release American Political Prisoners

Congress may soon pass a resolution calling on Iran to free several Americans being held prisoner there, and demanding information about a former FBI agent who went missing.
NPR

The Quantified Student: An App That Predicts GPA

Researchers found that a phone's activity tracker can automatically predict students' school performance.

Leave a Comment

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