The “Flying Feminist” Who Was the First Woman to Design, Build, and Fly Her Own Plane

“Lilian Bland was the first woman in the world to design, build, and fly her own plane — before Amelia Earhart had even become a teenager. So why don’t more people know her name?”

Source: AFAR
Published: Aug 26, 2020
Length: 8 minutes (2,237 words)

Honky-Tonk Tokyo

Country music became popular in Japan after World War II. Today, Tokyo has a vibrant underground country music scene.

Source: AFAR
Published: Jul 7, 2020
Length: 11 minutes (2,902 words)

The New Prospectors

Every year, members of the Gold Prospectors Association of America pack up their RVs in search of adventure, friendship, and a bucketful of pay dirt.
Source: Topic
Published: Jul 15, 2019
Length: 12 minutes (3,200 words)