HumaNature

Series produced by Wyoming Public Radio

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Real stories where humans and our habitat meet.

HumaNature is the podcast that explores where humans and our habitat meet, produced and distributed by Wyoming Public Media.

The show tells real stories about human experiences in nature. Along the way, we’ll meet people whose encounters help us reflect on our own place in the natural world.

From a listener: "Just wanted to say that I have heard two HumaNature stories over the past year on my local radio station KRZA Alamosa, Taos. Both stories were so inspirational and so REAL, and so human they brought tears to my eyes. I live in a remote part of Colorado surrounded by nature that's very real everyday, and sometimes very serious. I have deeply connected with these two stories and look forward to hearing more... Thanks!" - Annette


72 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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After almost a decade making art in New York City, Stephanie Housley craved being closer to nature, her source of inspiration. So she moved to Bond...

  • Added: Jul 11, 2018
  • Length: 14:48
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When Paul Steklenski got his pilot’s license, he didn’t just want to fly to lunch. Instead, he flew to the pound.

Bought by PRX Remix and KRZA


  • Added: May 29, 2018
  • Length: 16:46
  • Purchases: 2
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“Out Of The Frying Pan” A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: Cheryl and Greg left Portland, Oregon, one hot summer for the cool of t...

Bought by KVNF and KUFM - Montana Public Radio


  • Added: May 15, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Cheryl and Greg left Portland, Oregon, one hot summer for the cool of the mountains. But that put them out of the frying pan and into the fire.

Bought by KUER, PRX Remix, and KRZA


  • Added: May 09, 2018
  • Length: 15:50
  • Purchases: 3
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A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air. Felicia Friesema and Steve Julian had a “miracle relationship.” They carved out an oasis in the ...

Bought by KAZU and WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: Apr 20, 2018
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 2
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“Between A Rock And A Holy Place” Ryan Haupt had a lot of questions about his faith. When he started looking for answers, he unearthed them in une...

  • Added: Apr 09, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
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“Bearded Ladies” A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: Paleobotanist Ellen Currano noticed a lack of other women in her field. So she...

  • Added: Apr 09, 2018
  • Length: 27:59
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“Through The Keyhole” A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: Tyler Dunning went into the wild to distract himself from his grief…but e...

Bought by KVNF


  • Added: Apr 09, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Marcus Eriksen wanted to draw attention to a problem no one could see. So he sailed into the middle of it.

Bought by KUER


  • Added: Mar 28, 2018
  • Length: 27:59
  • Purchases: 1
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A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air. Jessi Johnson is a modern-day Artemis. But the perfect shot led her on a heartbreaking odyssey. ...

Bought by WGCU


  • Added: Mar 20, 2018
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Jessi Johnson is a modern-day Artemis. But the perfect shot led her on a heartbreaking odyssey.

  • Added: Mar 20, 2018
  • Length: 34:53
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"Crispy Crickets: Not Your Spin Instructor's Paleo" A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: The paleo diet aims to take nutrition back ...

  • Added: Mar 12, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
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"Time Bomb" A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: Brian Corliss just wanted to quench his thirst. But on a snowmobile outing, he grab...

Bought by KBUT


  • Added: Mar 12, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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"The Law Of Gravity" A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: Bruce Smith was on a routine helicopter flight in the remote Wind River Mo...

  • Added: Mar 12, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
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"Ten Steps" A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: On December 22, 2016, Karen Klein got trapped in a snowstorm near the Grand Canyon....

Bought by KBUT


  • Added: Mar 12, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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"Trash Bandits And Border Collies" and "The Ents Of Melbourne" A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: Maggie had it all: a fine house,...

  • Added: Mar 12, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
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"Why Elephants Never Forget" A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: Aubrey Bertram traveled to East Asia to help animals that had been...

Bought by KVSC


  • Added: Mar 12, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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"The In-Between" A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: A possessed basement. A magic mirror. A shop of spirits. Mysterious lights whe...

  • Added: Mar 12, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
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"Parks And Scandinavian Recreation" A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: Linda McGurk wanted her children to love the outdoors, just...

  • Added: Mar 12, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
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"The Secret In Her Cells" A special edition of HumaNature formatted for air: Lucy came face-to-face with a family secret that upended her life. So...

  • Added: Mar 12, 2018
  • Length: 28:00