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We continue our summer travels with native American poet Deborah Miranda, who reads from her multi-genre book, BAD INDIANS: A TRIBAL MEMOIR, winne...

Bought by WNJR

  • Added: Aug 01, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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A tour of the battleship USS Alabama and WWII submarine USS Drum has storyteller Toni Burns diving deep for memories of her father, John Wright, an...

  • Added: Jun 11, 2018
  • Length: 05:41
Caption: Katie Thorton faces her fear of pain., Credit: Todd Melby
As a teenager, KFAI's Katie Thorton contracted Lyme Disease. The autoimmune disorder seldom ceases to cause her pain in her arms, neck and back. An...

Bought by WAMC

  • Added: Apr 17, 2018
  • Length: 04:47
  • Purchases: 1
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Ospreys are the world’s most widespread raptor, found near water everywhere except Antarctica. Naturalist Ken Burton wrote this segment about the ...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio

  • Added: Mar 21, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
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On this segment of Shaky Ground, Geologist Lori Dengler takes on the word epicenter. Depending on magnitude, the "dot on the map" may or may not b...

  • Added: Mar 21, 2018
  • Length: 01:30
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Small earthquakes really don't do much for stress release - but they do facilitate healthy discussions about preparedness. Dr. Lori Dengler share...

  • Added: Mar 21, 2018
  • Length: 01:30
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The storied history of women motorcyclists crosses roads with Lovin America and a tire mechanic who is apparently a "real biker."

Bought by WAMC

  • Added: Feb 18, 2018
  • Length: 07:14
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Bleached Anemone at Gab Gab II, Guam, Credit: Corri Gobin
Something happened to one of my favorite places this year. On Wavelengths Ocean Podcast I take you to the island of Guam where coral bleaching impa...

  • Added: Dec 30, 2017
  • Length: 12:30
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Sandy Close, a MacArthur genius with an idea a minute, created an organization of ethnic media providers 20 years ago so as to fill in the gaps of ...

  • Added: Nov 07, 2017
  • Length: 06:00
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Olympia's forgotten runaway train

  • Added: Oct 12, 2017
  • Length: 10:13
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Look around. Change is happening. People you know and people you pass on the street are in transition. They are transforming their lives. Unless yo...

  • Added: Oct 03, 2017
  • Length: 01:10:04
Caption: Kolkata Lit Fest promotional poster, Credit: Photo by Sandip Roy
When I was a little boy I once lost my parents in a busy market in Kolkata. I cannot begin to imagine what it means to be lost for 25 YEARS. Like S...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio

  • Added: Feb 14, 2017
  • Length: 06:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The Wine Fellers
Does the mere wearing of cologne overpower a fine wine tasting? The Wine Fellers is an upbeat, good chemistry driven show created for anyone who h...

Bought by CI Dolphin Radio

  • Added: Feb 13, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:00
  • Purchases: 1
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This conversation on being a single adult in America features Peg Birk, University of Chicago sociologist Linda Waite, Rabbi Andrea London, Emmy a...

  • Added: Jun 28, 2016
  • Length: 58:14
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A trip to Buenos Aires and a look at Argentine National Rock.

Bought by KALW

  • Added: May 22, 2016
  • Length: 15:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: ...wide river as ever..., Credit: Susan Cook
In a Presidential primary that taxes our belief that the purpose of government is to benefit our lives, I remember legislation that Hillary Clinton...

  • Added: May 13, 2016
  • Length: 03:14
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Steve Downing reviews the abstract paintings and sculptures at the "Art and Healing" at the MacRostie Art Center in Grand Rapids; Sam Miltich at It...

  • Added: Mar 08, 2016
  • Length: 04:10
Caption: Blackberry Winter Funfest 2016, Credit: Grant Frashier
Grant Frashier visits the Blackberry Winter Funfest in Blackberry, MN.

  • Added: Mar 04, 2016
  • Length: 08:24
Caption: ...wide river as ever..., Credit: Susan Cook
Riding on the train to the Democratic National Convention one year, I had the good fortune to talk with a former president of N.O.W. For young twen...

  • Added: Feb 10, 2016
  • Length: 05:03
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Arlo returns to Big Top to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the event that inspired his seminal song, ‘Alice’s Restaurant Massacree’. We’re pleas...

Bought by KRCB-FM "Radio 91", KMXT, WPCA-LP, KALH, KPIP-LP and more

  • Added: Dec 22, 2015
  • Length: 59:20
  • Purchases: 12
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On this edition of Making Contact we’ll meet individuals who went to prison, came out, and have since dedicated their life to changing the world.

Bought by WRIR and KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio

  • Added: Nov 09, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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An exclusive opportunity to hear the Kim Kardashian story from the author of her latest biography, Sean Smith

  • Added: Nov 03, 2015
  • Length: 09:59
Caption: kilimanjaro, Credit: LN Lurie
My experience of climbing the Roof of Africa!

  • Added: Sep 13, 2015
  • Length: 22:22
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Blobs + Heartbreak is the third episode of the podcast Last Best Stories produced by Jule Banville. It features two stories: The first (9:06), "Cri...

  • Added: Sep 03, 2015
  • Length: 15:05
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Youth Radio's Justin Cruz has always struggled with anxiety, even as early as fifth grade. But as he's getting ready to start his junior year of hi...

  • Added: Aug 19, 2015
  • Length: 01:04