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Desert anemone (Anemone tuberosa) is in the Buttercup Family. Buttercups are the genus Ranuculus and so the family name is Ranunculaceae. It’s prob...

  • Added: Feb 08, 2018
  • Length: 05:22
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Tumbleweed and careless weed are here to stay and though careless weed is an Arizona native (Amaranthus palmeri) it certainly appears, at least to ...

  • Added: Feb 08, 2018
  • Length: 05:19
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Remarkable facts about the ubiquitous resident of our coastal regions, the harbor seal.

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  • Added: Feb 07, 2018
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Mt. Julius Caesar by Leor Pantilot
The power and process of naming places. -- Beginning with an ear hike through John Muir National Forest, this episode dives into the process of nam...

  • Added: Feb 07, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
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A recent east coast storm unearthed the remains of America's last slave ship in Alabama: the Clotilda. These remains, and the artifacts from anothe...

  • Added: Feb 06, 2018
  • Length: 05:12
Caption: Amy Tan and Sandip Roy at the Jaipur Lit. Fest., Credit: Sandip Roy
Sandip and writers Amy Tan and Rabih Alameddine explore what makes Jaipur one of the greatest literature festivals in the world.

  • Added: Feb 05, 2018
  • Length: 06:00
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College applications: they're stressful, complicated, exhausting, and they don't have to be that way. The number of high school students going to c...

  • Added: Feb 05, 2018
  • Length: 19:24
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Ali O'Reilly shares her poem "A Short History of Telephones".

  • Added: Feb 05, 2018
  • Length: 02:50
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Celebrate Valentines season with the tale of a teen who searches for eternal love in the goth scene and discovers Vampires and Elves along the way....

  • Added: Feb 04, 2018
  • Length: 16:17
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Joyce Sutphen shares her poem "Defying Gravity" about the experience between a parent and a child.

  • Added: Jan 31, 2018
  • Length: 01:43
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What if we were to accept water--in all its forms and functions--as the system around which we organize and calculate value as a contribution to pr...

  • Added: Jan 30, 2018
  • Length: 05:09
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This last year saw the release of Blade Runner 2049, a sequel to the 1982 science fiction classic Blade Runner. It’s rather unusual for a sequel to...

  • Added: Jan 24, 2018
  • Length: 04:40
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On June 9th, 2018, a March For The Ocean (M4O) will take place in Washington, D.C. and in cities around the world. In this episode of World Ocean R...

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  • Added: Jan 23, 2018
  • Length: 04:52
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Jaipur Lit Fest panel, Credit: Sandip Roy
Writer Sandip Roy experiences a deeper meaning to the 'Lit fest’ circuit.

  • Added: Jan 23, 2018
  • Length: 06:00
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This edition of Stay Human gets us thinking about old stories and how we tell them.

  • Added: Jan 22, 2018
  • Length: 59:24
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Doug Lewandowski shares an essay about his cat "Ardis" on this segment of Wordish.

  • Added: Jan 22, 2018
  • Length: 04:06
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Would you recognize freedom if it rode past you in a golf cart, wearing nothing but Mardi Gras beads and a sombrero?

  • Added: Jan 20, 2018
  • Length: 04:56
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A pleasant 4.1 mile hike west of the Tucson Mountains with big views. Recorded and produced by Eb Eberlein. Join the Arizona Trails Community at ...

  • Added: Jan 18, 2018
  • Length: 04:33
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Riding the forested highways of Minnesota and North Dakota, a day that began with storm and bluster unfolds into a dappled journey through perspect...

  • Added: Jan 17, 2018
  • Length: 08:41

  • Added: Jan 17, 2018
  • Length: 25:35
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This edition of Stay Human is about remembering and honoring our parents, helping us to see more connections between their lives and ours.

  • Added: Jan 16, 2018
  • Length: 59:05
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This week on World Ocean Radio host Peter Neill introduces podcast listeners to WORLD OCEAN EXPLORER: an ambitious new project to create a free vir...

  • Added: Jan 16, 2018
  • Length: 04:58
Caption: A jungle cat (aka not a Tiger), Credit: Sandip Roy
What's in a tiger sighting? For some it's more important than anything else.

  • Added: Jan 15, 2018
  • Length: 06:00
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Don't tell me what to do!!  Tales of strong-willed kids whose need for independence was unstoppable.  With special guests Alex Kapranos and Paul Th...

  • Added: Jan 14, 2018
  • Length: 27:31
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In his poem "No Lie", Rob Dougherty and his pal Dave play it out on the course.

  • Added: Jan 10, 2018
  • Length: 02:45