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AMERICA OUTDOORS with BARATUNDE THURSTON returns with a brand-new season as the best-selling writer, podcaster and comedian travels the country to uncover our complex relationship with the outdoors. From biologists saving snapping turtles to BIPOC mountain bikers, Baratunde meets a fascinating cast of characters with one thing in common: a passion for being outside.

Baratunde learns about how the brain changes in outdoors spaces.
Sand may seem unremarkable, but the modern world is built on it and we’re running out.
Baratunde talks to Mick Swagger of Indigenous Roller Derby.
It’s the hottest place on Earth, but Death Valley is remarkably full of life and beauty.
Life on the frontier is evolving and Baratunde is in search of Idaho’s outdoor culture.
Baratunde explores his adopted hometown of LA to connect with the outdoors in a big city.
In Appalachia, Baratunde meets the people changing how we see and interact with nature.
On the North Carolina coast, Baratunde discovers how history shapes the outdoors.
Baratunde travels to northern Minnesota to find out what the wild means to Americans today
Baratunde journeys down one of the last wild rivers in America, the Suwannee.
Explore one small town’s mission to save the night sky and help migrating birds.
Baratunde goes rafting down the Rio Grande with Louie Hena.
Baratunde learns about the history of Elaine, Arkansas on the Delta Heritage Trail.
AMERICA OUTDOORS with BARATUNDE THURSTON returns to explore our passion for the outdoors.
Baratunde goes night herping with biologist Mario Aldecoa along the Suwannee River.
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Baratunde meets a falconer who believes that humans and animals can coexist together.
Baratunde meets a rock climber who is working to diversify the sport.
Baratunde meets a plant parent who is bringing awareness to the issue of plant poaching.
Baratunde meets a Florida fossil hunter and learns how this hobby contributes to science.