As It Is takes a daily look at issues in the news in the United States and around the world. On Saturday and Sunday, the program explores art and culture around the world.
American Mosaic is our weekly program about music, pop culture and life in the United States.
In the News explains one of the week’s main news stories to help make sense of our world.
The Making of a Nation explains the history of the United States, and each week tells how the country and its people have developed.
Science in the News is our weekly show about news from the worlds of science, technology and medicine.
This Is America looks at a major issue in American life and society each week, and explores popular places across the United States.
Words and Their Stories each week explains idioms and expressions that many learners of American English find difficult to understand.
In other words, let's get to the bottom of this! | Words and Their Stories More
Leaders past and present praise the former South African president as a champion of freedom | As It Is More
World Leaders including President Barack Obama attend a memorial in Johannesburg. And Two South Africans remember Mandela's ability to compromise | As It Is More
Also, simple vinegar-based cancer test saves lives in Burkina Faso, and officials work to improve the diet of children in the West African country | Science in the News More
Continuing disputes between protesters and government supporters may affect Thailand's travel industry. Plus a new Pakistani film may add to tensions with India. And we remember American poet Emily Dickinson | As It Is More
And, one local musician writes a love song to his city | This Is America More
And, wealthy South Africans are buying Ferraris, Maseratis, Porsches and other high-cost cars | As It Is )) More
All times and days are
Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).
Frequencies are in kiloHertz (kHz).
0030-0100 UTC 1575 6170 9790 11695 12005
15155 15290 (Daily)
0130-0200 UTC 7465 (Tuesday through Saturday)
1500-1600 UTC 6135 9760 12125 (Daily)
1600-1700 UTC 9760 13570 15470 (Daily)
1900-2000 UTC 7470 (Daily)
2230-2300 UTC 5820 7460 9490 (Daily)