If you have plans to head to another country, and you're interested in learning a little more about the perspectives and culture of the people there, see if you can find a podcast about it. We highlight a few language- and culture-specific podcasts here.
Hair plays an important role in many cultures. Here we have collected a few interesting traditions around the world with respect to a baby's first haircut.
What happens to culture when a language dies? Today we look at language extinction, and what that means for the loss of cultural knowledge and identity.
What are sustainable and responsible tourism? We explore how tourism can be both good and bad for culture, and what the focus of sustainable tourism means for preserving natural and cultural heritage.
A Ukrainian national discusses the likely source of “seriousness” in Ukraine.
A Ukrainian national talks Ukrainian national hero, Taras Shevchenko.
A Ukrainian national discusses frustrations among the generation that came of age during the Maidan Revolution.
A Peace Corps member discusses dealing with unexpected attention while abroad.
A Ukrainian national talks about women in leadership roles in Ukraine.
A Ukrainian national talks about the importance of Cossack heritage.