Melissa Block Melissa Block is a special correspondent and guest host of NPR's news programs.
Stories By

Melissa Block

Israel Stages Limited Attacks on Lebanon

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/5595470/5595471" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

After Afghanistan: Amputee Rebuilds Life in America

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/5594809/5595349" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Army Burn Center Sees Some of Worst War Wounds

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/5570807/5570832" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Rules on Stem-Cell Research Vary Widely

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/5563365/5563366" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Mideast Distracts Bush, G-8 Summit Members

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/5558351/5558352" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Romney Takes Control of 'Big Dig' Probe

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/5558348/5558349" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Chronicling Cancer, In Graphic Form

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/5521170/5521817" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Stories in Song: Regina Spektor's 'Begin to Hope'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/5518985/5519505" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Nutritionist Tackles Serious Business of 'What to Eat'

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/5474564/5475004" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript