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Kathryn Fink

Producer, All Things Considered

Kathryn Fink is a producer with NPR's All Things Considered.

She began her public radio career as a producer for 1A, which sealed her fate as a devotee of daily news. After nearly five years at 1A, she left for Bloomberg News, where she launched and oversaw their flagship daily news podcast, The Big Take. Elsewhere, she's published work in The Washington Post, Slate, and DCist. She's thrilled to be back in the NPR stratosphere.

Fink loves covering life's oddities. She's interviewed yawping jousters at the Maryland Renaissance Festival. She's recorded the static buzz of the largest supercomputer in the world. She's shadowed DC's rodent control team during a routine rat extermination.

Fink grew up on the Elizabeth River in Norfolk, Virginia. Outside working hours, you can find her making hyper-realistic food earrings out of clay, researching the deathcare industry, or reading Pete the Cat books with elementary school students. Oh, and she does a mean Gollum impression.

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Monday

SURGEON GENERAL WARNING ON SOCIAL MEDIA?

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Thursday

Memorializing loved ones through AI

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Tuesday

Judge David Tatel on becoming the blind role model he never had

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Monday

The representation of climate change on-screen is scant, but growing

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Trump jurors can reveal their identities — a risk but it may benefit the public

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Friday

Indian Citizenship Act centenary

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Andrew Weissmann on Trump verdict

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Thursday

Former assistant U.S. attorney weighs in on Trump verdict

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The Kansai International Airport boasts a remarkable record since it opened 30 years ago. Tomohiro Ohsumi/Getty Images hide caption

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This Japanese airport hasn't lost luggage in three decades

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Tuesday

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This Japanese airport hasn't lost luggage in three decades

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Thursday

AI-generated articles are permeating major news publications

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Wednesday

From tweet to three-book deal, this author wants to transform the fantasy genre

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Tuesday

Colm Toibin vowed to never write a sequel. Until 'Long Island'

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Monday

Many universities celebrate student activism. That is, when protests are in the past

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Wednesday

A bizarre fungus is threatening two emerging cicada broods

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Tuesday

Three student journalists on the protests rocking their campuses

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Monday

How did a missing cat turn up 650 miles from home? Amazon

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Thursday

A coyote at the Fort Worth Zoo is photographed in the hours leading up to the April 8 total solar eclipse. The Hartstone-Rose Research Lab, NC State hide caption

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Animals get stressed during eclipses. But not for the reason you think

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Tuesday

Animals are stressed during eclipses. But not for the reason you think

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Finding affordable housing for both renters and buyers is feeling impossible lately. Experts point to a shortage of an estimated four to seven million homes. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Housing experts say there just aren't enough homes in the U.S.

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Monday

Passover arrives at a tense time on Columbia's campus amid pro-Palestine protests

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Thursday

O.J. murder case put race in America on trial

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Wednesday

Astronomer Wanda Diaz-Merced didn't watch the eclipse. She listened

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