Melissa Block As special correspondent, Melissa Block produces richly reported profiles of figures at the forefront of thought and culture, as well as stories and series on the critical issues of our day. In addition, she is a guest host on NPR news programs.

'The Secret Life of Lobsters'

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Schwarzenegger to Repeal 6-Day Hold on Stray Animals

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Renaissance of Classical Guitar

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Bush Interviewed in CIA Leak Investigation

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Pride and Production in a Vermont Helmet Factory

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Rebuilding Iraq's Educational System

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Plan to Move Orca Prompts Standoff in British Columbia

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Rev. Moon's Crowning on Capitol Hill Brings Disclaimers

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Chechen Rebel Raid Targets Police, Citizens

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Militants Kill S. Korean Man Held in Iraq

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Remembering Emma Buck's Family Farm in Illinois

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Korean Hostage Deadline Nears in Iraq

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Analysis: Future of Private Space Missions

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Kidnapped U.S. Engineer's Killers Claim Al Qaeda Ties

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