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Rundown for the Week of May 17, 2002

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Opening Of Show

»Featured Music: Elvado Montenovo, "Chili Con Carne" from "Glucklich 3"

"Following the satellite signals to the point where the digital X marks the spot, geocachers will discover a bunch of cheap trinkets left especially for them."
--Jeff Tyler, on the rewards of geocaching.

»Featured Music: Kelly Jo Phelps, "Sail the Jordan" from "Roll Away the Stone"

Interview: Louise Kollenbaum
"You can collect anything, for example ticket stubs, playbills, museums or rail passes, bistro placemats, coasters, menus, matchbooks, candy wrappers, coins, stamps, fabrics...."
--Louise Kollenbaum on just some of the souvenirs you can collect while traveling.

»Featured Music: Bela Fleck and the Flecktones, "Big Country" from "Left of Cool "

Interview: Sacks on Journaling
"I think the first thing is just the beauty. I love the foliage of ferns and their softness, and their elaborateness and their curliques. "
--Oliver Sacks, describing one of the 700 varieties of ferns he observed.

Local Station Break:

»Featured Music: Solvent, "Some Assembly Required" from "Solvent City"

Great Outdoors
"Well, I'm sorry -- no way were they getting me on one of these galloping death traps. I don't horse-ride and I don't Riverdance -- these are the two rules I live by."
--Cash Peters, on his adventures, or lack thereof, in Ireland.

Traveler's Aid: The Perfect Camping Vacation
--Bruce Northam, author of "Globetrotter Dogma," Tess Vigland, host of the Marketplace Morning Report, and Tom Steinstra, author of "California Camping" tell stories about the best, most picturesque campgrounds they know.

»Featured Music: Soulstice, "Wind" from "Om Lounge v.5"

Local Station Break:

»Featured Music: 4hero, "Planetaria" from "Two Pages"

Deal Of The Week: Rainforest Adventure
--Our Travel-Expert-in-Residence Rudy Maxa unleashes his Deal of the Week: A discounted eco-lodge tour of a Costa Rican rainforest.

»Featured Music: Monsieur Charles, "The Flute Plays On" from "Paradisiac v.3"

Birdwatching in the Park
"These guys are birdwatchers and this is the moment they dream about all year -- when birds are migrating to their nesting sites and beginning their mating season."
--Jim Metzner, on birdwatching in the big city.

»Featured Music: Air, "Femme D'Argent" from "Moon Safari"

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