NPR's Talk of the NationĀ®

Weekdays 2pm - 4pmTake part in the daily conversation of Talk of the Nation, online or by calling 1-800-989-TALK (1-800-989-8255).

Latest Headlines from Talk of the Nation

Talk of the NationWhen Americans want to be a part of the national conversation, they turn to Talk of the Nation, NPR's midday news-talk show. Journalist Neal Conan leads a productive exchange of ideas and opinions on the issues that dominate the news landscape. From politics and public service to education, religion, music and healthcare, Talk of the Nation offers call-in listeners the opportunity to join enlightening discussions with decision-makers, authors, academicians, and artists from around the world.


Science Friday Science Friday is a weekly science talk show as part of NPR's Talk of the Nation programming. Each week, Science Friday focuses on science topics that are in the news and try to bring an educated, balanced discussion to bear on the scientific issues at hand. Panels of expert guests join Science Friday's host, Ira Flatow, a veteran science journalist, to discuss science - and to take questions from listeners during the call-in portion of the program.


Support provided by:

Become a WBFO Sponsor