Years before Dr. Mary-Claire King discovered the inherited breast cancer gene, she battled through a series of heartbreaking and unbelievable events all in the span of 48 hours. 

Watch this teaser of Dr. King’s incredible story, presented by The Moth and World Science Festival. The full never-before-aired video will be released on our YouTube channel tomorrow at noon EST. Stay tuned.

THE GREATEST VIDEO ON THE INTERNET!" - Perez Hilton

Extra: watch Moth storyteller Shaun Sperling vogue his way to manhood. Yes, this is Madonna Bar-Mitzvah Boy and yes, he is on The Moth Podcast.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/shaun-sperling-tara-clancy/id275699983?i=315339877&mt=2

In celebration of the World Cup, The Moth proudly presents: a soccer story. Houston Moth host Dusti Rhodes welcomed the audience back from intermission with this story, live from the Houston “Nerve” StorySLAM on November 12, 2013.

Produced by Whitney Jones

Our fans are brilliant.

Our friends wbur want your captions for this silent film clip. Tweet yours using #CaptionOurHosts for a chance to win 5 tickets to The Moth in Boston!

Our friends wbur want your captions for this silent film clip. Tweet yours using #CaptionOurHosts for a chance to win 5 tickets to The Moth in Boston!

Throughout the school year, Moth teaching artists partner with public high schools across New York City to bring storytelling workshops to students.

Watch our new behind-the-scenes video all about The Moth’s Education Program. 

You can support our educational work by becoming a Moth Member today! Your contribution will empower the next generation of storytellers.

https://themoth.secure.force.com/donate?dfId=a1BU0000001NrIOMA0

Wondering what to wear to #TheMothBall2014 tomorrow? Well, this lovely little ditty was conjured up by our Senior Producer Jenifer Hixson for inspiration. 

Wondering what to wear to #TheMothBall2014 tomorrow? Well, this lovely little ditty was conjured up by our Senior Producer Jenifer Hixson for inspiration. 

Check out this eye candy y’all, The Moth is now on Instagram. Hit us up @mothstories

Check out this eye candy y’all, The Moth is now on Instagram. Hit us up @mothstories

¡Nuestro primer taller de narración bilingüe!Our first ever bilingual storytelling workshop!

¡Nuestro primer taller de narración bilingüe!
Our first ever bilingual storytelling workshop!