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On Being with Krista Tippett is a public radio project delving into the human side of news stories + issues. Curated + edited by senior editor Trent Gilliss.

We publish guest contributions. We edit long; we scrapbook. We do big ideas + deep meaning. We answer questions.

We've even won a couple of Webbys + a Peabody Award.

This Is What It Sounds Like When Doves Fly

by Trent Gilliss, senior editor

This video of doves flying in Taiwan was just too graceful and peaceful not to share, especially at this time of year when any bird flying overhead in Minnesota is a minor miracle to behold. Winter’s breath and gilded wing draw one’s eye immediately to the majesty of the frozen sky. And here’s one of the videographer’s photos of this event:

Photograph by cypherone/Flickr, licensed under Creative Commons

As for the blog title, my apologies for the play on the Prince tune. I’m in the midst of revisiting my cultural past, boxes and boxes of it.

[via Flickr Blog]