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Caption: Scientists say the intestines are like a second brain., Credit: (WBEZ/Michael De Bonis)
We take a trip into the emerging field of gut science and its effects on everything from cancer to dementia to obesity.

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh, WRST-FM Oshkosh, KISU, and WAMC


  • Added: Jan 18, 2012
  • Length: 08:25
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Cobi teaching some of her 200 orphans, Credit: Anton Foek.
Cobi is a Dutch nurse liiving and working in a South African township. She helps orphans getting over their Aids HIV stigma and against the violenc...

  • Added: Jan 11, 2012
  • Length: 10:38
Caption: Uyen Nguyen, owner of Isabella Nail Bar, Credit: Pauline Bartolone
We take a look at the health impacts of chemical exposure in nail salons, the shoddy regulation of cosmetics, and the movement towards greener nail...

  • Added: Nov 23, 2011
  • Length: 29:00
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A "non-saccharin", "non pie-in-the-sky" exploration of the power of Hope.

Bought by Nevada Public Radio and WLRN


  • Added: Nov 21, 2011
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 2
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Rachael McDermott and her dad, Jim Diana, volunteer their time helping homeless veterans. Rachael works for career services for Harvard and helps...

Bought by WAMU


  • Added: Nov 07, 2011
  • Length: 53:28
  • Purchases: 1
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Dr. Julian Ford has a program and a grant targeted to help veterans deal with post traumatic stress syndrome. Dr. Ford's research, clinical work, a...

  • Added: Oct 21, 2011
  • Length: 49:40
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Native Comic Howie Miller tells us what he does, when lost in Walmart

  • Added: Aug 27, 2011
  • Length: 04:26
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From the Young & Restless, Sean Kanan cooks on the Lawn.

  • Added: Aug 25, 2011
  • Length: 05:33
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Veteran Comedian Allan Havey has NEW views on Marriage and YOUR kids

  • Added: Aug 24, 2011
  • Length: 05:10
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Comic Dan Levy has a new CD/DVD out and has found Pot Cookies

  • Added: Aug 16, 2011
  • Length: 05:03
Caption: Sheila Bair, Credit: NPC
The outgoing FDIC commissioner gives her final speech at the National Press Club. She discusses the financial crisis that occured during her time a...

  • Added: Aug 12, 2011
  • Length: 53:57
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Comic Tom Cotter is ticked off at the PC movement and how he tried to keep weight off...

  • Added: Aug 11, 2011
  • Length: 04:55
Caption: Diagram of the holometer at Fermi Lab
In this episode, stories of two researchers: one measuring the shape of music, and another hunting for signs that the world is flat.

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh


  • Added: Aug 10, 2011
  • Length: 08:40
  • Purchases: 1
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Media Expert/Comedian Howie Walfish has come up with a way to mix Pitbulls and Comedy.

  • Added: Aug 04, 2011
  • Length: 05:12
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News and features on the conflicts in Libya, Iraq, and Afghanistan.

  • Added: Aug 04, 2011
  • Length: 09:38
Caption: Lisa Utschig holds a vial of the protein active in photosynthesis.
In this installment, we consider why photosynthesis remains a puzzle to science. And we’ll find out how a research team at Argonne National Laborat...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh and KUT


  • Added: Aug 02, 2011
  • Length: 08:59
  • Purchases: 2
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Actor/Comedian Rick Overton talks about "Chaos" and working with Cameron Diaz on "Bad Teacher".

  • Added: Jul 25, 2011
  • Length: 05:07
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Comic Mike Cote....has a problem with his buddies on the course. Plus he's got a great new comedy album out

  • Added: Jul 19, 2011
  • Length: 04:17
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Actor/Comedian Candace Brown has a few choice words for Ms. Paltrow and Strippers.

  • Added: Jul 17, 2011
  • Length: 04:33
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Comic Alonzo Bodden reveals how "The Donald" got his hair and a lot more on Hey Get Off My Lawn

  • Added: Jul 13, 2011
  • Length: 04:52
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Picking up a paint brush or decorating a mask is something we often associate with child’s play. But it turns out that art-making has the power to...

  • Added: Jul 07, 2011
  • Length: 08:58
Caption: Neil Gaiman waits backstage, Credit: David J. Murray, Clear Eyed Photo
Multimedia sensation reads from the new edition of "American Gods," and talks Twitter, Dr. Who, and the power of librarians with host Virginia Pres...

Bought by WNPR and WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: Jun 29, 2011
  • Length: 49:27
  • Purchases: 2
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He's a wrestler, actor but what now for Roddy?

  • Added: Jun 29, 2011
  • Length: 05:24
Caption: 1st Battalion, 8th Marines in Afghanistan's Helmand province, Credit: Balazs Gardi
News and features on the conflicts in Libya, Iraq, and Afghanistan.

  • Added: Jun 20, 2011
  • Length: 10:42
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What you never want to say on the air, but it slips out, with Comic Mike Eagan

  • Added: Jun 17, 2011
  • Length: 05:07