The Larry Meiller Show

The Larry Meiller Show

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Most Recent Episodes

Exploring Your Family Tree

Every family has a history, do you know yours? Larry Meiller learns how to research our family history and what resources are available.

"After The Civil War: The Heroes, Villains, Soldiers, And Civilians Who Changed America"

The Civil War is a central event in America's history, but the years following may not be as well known. Learn the stories of 70 key figures that contributed to American society in the postwar years from a new book called, "After the Civil War."

"After The Civil War: The Heroes, Villains, Soldiers, And Civilians Who Changed America"

Garden Talk: Growing Fruit Crops In Wisconsin

Growing fresh fruit is a challenge for most gardeners, but it is certainly worth the effort! Our guest is a fruit crop specialist and she'll be helping us with our fruit growing questions.

Garden Talk: Growing Fruit Crops In Wisconsin

Growing fresh fruit is a challenge for most gardeners, but it is certainly worth the effort! Our guest is a fruit crop specialist and she'll be helping us with our fruit growing questions.

"My Old Dog: Rescued Pets with Remarkable Second Acts"

Puppies seem to get all of the limelight, but what about those older dogs? Find out about a new photo book that highlights the joy, devotion and love that these pooches bring to owners.

"Seeing Seeds: A Journey Into The World Of Seedheads, Pods, And Fruit"

Every kind of seed has its own unique beauty, along with a fascinating story, according to a new book of photography called "Seeing Seeds." Find out why they look the way they do, and how they fit into the environment.

"Seeing Seeds: A Journey Into The World Of Seedheads, Pods, And Fruit"

"On The Wing"

Only a few get to experience the phenomenon of flying. In a new book, called, "On the Wing," Dave Alexander delves into the wing-origin theory for insects, bats, birds, and pterosaurs. Find out more about the flying world.

"Welcome To Subirdia: Sharing Our Neighborhoods With Wrens, Robins, Woodpeckers, And Other Wildlife"

Birdwatching is one of the joys of this state and many birders seek out the birding hotspots. However, a new book titled, "Welcome to Subirdia," claims that often the greatest variety of birds is found in the suburbs. Larry Meiller talks with author John Marzluff.

"Welcome To Subirdia: Sharing Our Neighborhoods With Wrens, Robins, Woodpeckers, And Other Wildlife"

"Empathy: Why It Matters And How To Get It"

Empathy is more than seeing the world from someone else's eyes, but it is the key to a more fulfilling life according to a new book titled, "Empathy: Why It Matters, and How to Get It." Larry Meiller talks with the author, Roman Krznaric.

"Jacques Pépin Heart & Soul in the Kitchen"

Few people conjure up the magic of French cuisine more than Jacques Pepin. Larry Meiller talks with him about his new book, "Jacques Pépin Heart & Soul in the Kitchen."

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