Interlochen http://interlochenpublicradio.org en Russian Space Experiment On Gecko Sex Goes Awry http://interlochenpublicradio.org/post/russian-space-experiment-gecko-sex-goes-awry Space is a dangerous place. Tue, 02 Sep 2014 23:31:00 +0000 Geoff Brumfiel 22060 at http://interlochenpublicradio.org Russian Space Experiment On Gecko Sex Goes Awry The Troubling Implications Of The Celebrity Photo Leak http://interlochenpublicradio.org/post/troubling-implications-celebrity-photo-leak To learn more about the recent celebrity photo hack, Melissa Block speaks with Matthew Green of Johns Hopkins University. They discuss how the photos might have been obtained, as well as how you can protect your own material saved to the cloud. <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=The+Troubling+Implications+Of+The+Celebrity+Photo+Leak&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA1MjcyMDE0MDEyNzUzOTU1NTMzNmE5NQ010)"/></div><p> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:55:00 +0000 editor 22058 at http://interlochenpublicradio.org Northern Michigan agency looks to help mentally ill smokers quit http://interlochenpublicradio.org/post/northern-michigan-agency-looks-help-mentally-ill-smokers-quit-0 <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper left" data-caption="" data-attribution="Credit User: lanier67 / Flickr" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/michigan/files/styles/card_280/public/201409/cigarette.jpg" alt="" /><p><a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/michigan/audio/2014/09/ss_9_2_14_Smoking-Cigarettes.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Have you ever noticed there are certain places where smokers seem to congregate? How about mental health agencies? People with mental illness are far more likely to smoke than the rest of the population.</span><p>Part of the problem is that smoking has been seen as therapeutic for people with anxiety or schizophrenia. But advocates in northern Michigan say the short-term effects of nicotine don't outweigh the long-term consequences of smoking.<p>And they say it’s time to help a vulnerable population quit.<p>Interlochen Public Radio’s Linda Stephan <a href="http://interlochenpublicradio.org/post/northern-michigan-agency-looks-help-mentally-ill-smokers-quit">reported on the initiative</a>.<p><em>*Listen to the full story above.</em><p> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:46:00 +0000 Stateside Staff 22053 at http://interlochenpublicradio.org Northern Michigan agency looks to help mentally ill smokers quit Central issues in Detroit's bankruptcy trial http://interlochenpublicradio.org/post/central-issues-detroits-bankruptcy-trial <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper left" data-caption="" data-attribution="Credit JSFauxtaugraphy/Flickr" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/michigan/files/styles/card_280/public/201012/detroit_pic.jpg" alt="" /><p><a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/michigan/audio/2014/09/ss_9_2_14_Detroit-Bankruptcy-trial.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>The official name for it is the “plan confirmation hearing.” The commonly used term is “Detroit’s bankruptcy trial.” And it begins today.<p>Stephen Henderson is the editorial page editor at the Detroit Free Press. He joined Stateside today to talk about what will be decided and the big questions in the trial.<p>“(The central question) really has to do with the grand bargain,” says Henderson, “which brings into the bankruptcy proceeding more than $700 million from people who have nothing to do with this proceeding.”<p> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:45:00 +0000 Stateside Staff 22054 at http://interlochenpublicradio.org Central issues in Detroit's bankruptcy trial Organizers cancel 15th annual quilting show http://interlochenpublicradio.org/post/organizers-cancel-15th-annual-quilting-show <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper left" data-caption="" data-attribution="Credit user: Kate Henderson / Flickr" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/michigan/files/styles/card_280/public/201409/quilt.jpg" alt="" /><p><a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/michigan/audio/2014/09/ss_9_2_14_quilting.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>One of Michigan's leading quilting shows is canceling its October date.<p>For 15 years, the <em>Keepers of Quilting Traditions</em> show in Durand has been considered one of the best in the state, and a major draw for the small mid-Michigan town.<p>Loretta Rolfs, secretary of the group, says they have struggled to keep a quality show over the past couple of years, and there are just not enough hands to get everything done this year.<p>Last year, the <em>Keepers of Quilting Traditions</em> show in Durand saw over 700 attendees. Rolfs says some young people are interested in quilting, but busy lifestyles prevent them from doing crafts like this.<p>“We want to keep that interest alive,” says Rolfs.<p><em>* Listen to our conversation with&#160;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Loretta Rolfs above.</span></em><p> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:43:00 +0000 Stateside Staff 22055 at http://interlochenpublicradio.org Organizers cancel 15th annual quilting show