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The Big Ponder

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The Big Ponder

This transatlantic podcast explores abstract concepts and phenomena through personal radio essays. Every other week, one of our producers transforms a broad topic into a captivating story told from a U.S.-German perspective.

Community
Photo: Melissa Gerr

Episode 21: Community

Mike Powers in Berlin
Photo: Austin Fassino

Episode 20: Adventure

Encounters
Photo: Mike Maguire

Episode 19: Encounters

Listen to Sounding the Big Pond with Verena Hütter on WPFW 89.3 FM
Illustration: Nicole Hamam

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Road Trip
Photo: John Paul Kesling

Episode 18: Road Trip

Listening
© Mike Maguire

Episode 17: Listening

Wonder
Photo: James Wisnieski

Episode 16: Wonder

Voice-O-Graph
Photo: Mike Maguire

Episode 15: Record Booth

The Diary
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Episode 13: The Diary

A Hunter
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Episode 12: Hunting

Home (abstract)
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Episode 11: Home

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Cheerleaders
Photo: Allied Museum, Berlin — Dr. John Provan Collection

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