Program 634: Holy Land Easter; Mudlarking; Higher Tides

Release Date: 04-03-2021


A London "mudlarker" who searches the River Thames at low tide for buried objects describes how discarded items can connect us with life in the Victorian era, and even as far back as Roman times. Plus, hear what high tides threaten to bring to coastal communities around the world, and celebrate Easter at sites mentioned in the Bible.


  • Eva Marie Everson, author of "Reflections of God's Holy Land: A Personal Journey Through  Israel" (Thomas Nelson)
  • Lara Maiklem, author of "Mudlark: In Search of London's Past Along the River Thames" (Liveright)
  • Jonathan White, author of "Tides: The Science and Spirit of the Ocean" (Trinity)

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Program Extras

More with Lara Maiklem - Licensed "mudlark" Lara Maiklem tells Rick what she wears to explore the murky shores of the Thames at low tide in London. They also discuss where all of the small clay pipes you can find are coming from. (runs 2:19)