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In the Church of England, you can only be baptized once. But some transgender people are seeking a new liturgy to reintroduce themselves to God, an...

  • Added: Jun 05, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
From: Bishop Sand
Series: Qualia
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In this IMMERSIVE episode, “Empathy,” our goal is to immerse you in a soundscape that evokes empathy and persuade you to block empathy through rati...

  • Added: Aug 31, 2018
  • Length: 29:13
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Cindy Gagnon was betrayed by her friends for a very common reason. And you'd do the same.

  • Added: Jul 23, 2018
  • Length: 16:55
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As sport fans, we subject ourselves to anxiety and depression nearly every week. Why do we do it? This episode explores the reasons why we care so ...

  • Added: Jul 14, 2016
  • Length: 15:07
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Hear neuroscientist, Jacqueline Gottlieb, discuss some of the cutting-edge questions in neuroscience: What is attention on a neuronal level? How do...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio

  • Added: Aug 19, 2015
  • Length: 08:50
  • Purchases: 1
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New research reveals a strange fact – a special type of neuron channel (HCN) makes us dumb. Hear about basic neuron mechanics and the supposed func...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio and PRX Remix

  • Added: Jul 22, 2015
  • Length: 07:18
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 30th induction ceremony is being held in Cleveland this year, and 'The Record Changers' have a look at the inductees, plus rock trivia., Credit: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum
Rock Hall 2015 edition

  • Added: Apr 15, 2015
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Leontyne Price, Credit: Carl Van Vechten
Fifteen, 3-minute vignettes celebrating the contributions of African Americans in classical music.

Bought by Vermont Public Radio, KBYU/BYU Radio, WOSU, WVIA, KBYU/BYU Radio and more

  • Added: Mar 04, 2014
  • Length: 45:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Cedric Burnside
The Cedric Burnside Project and Big George Brock, in concert at The Philadelphia Folk Festival

Bought by WNMU-FM, WHRV, WMHT, and KMUN

  • Added: Jan 24, 2014
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 4
From: Bishop Sand
Series: Sound
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Avery Wang helped found the app, Shazam. This app is now part of our cultural consciousness as a flagship app for all smartphones because it is so ...

Bought by PRX Remix

  • Added: Mar 21, 2013
  • Length: 10:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: 1995 32 cents Commemorative stamp, Credit: U.S. Postal Stamps
CHARLIE PARKER was one of the most influential improvising soloists in JAZZ, and a central figure in the development of BOP in the 1940s. A legenda...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio

  • Added: Oct 06, 2012
  • Length: 50:43
  • Purchases: 1
From: Bishop Sand
Series: Sift
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What is life? In the first installment of our "origin of life" topic, hear various attempts to define life and ponder the life of the internet.

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio and PRX Remix

  • Added: Jul 09, 2012
  • Length: 14:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Inside Technology
15 and 30 second promos for "Dream Jobs 2011: Outside the Cubicle"

Bought by WESM 91.3 FM, KMXT, WEKU, WNIN, WCPN and more

  • Added: Aug 11, 2011
  • Length: :45
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Inside Technology
The Water-Energy Crunch is a clash of essential needs. Humans are thirsty creatures who need water to drink and bathe, but also to produce most for...

Bought by KUFM - Montana Public Radio, WGBH Radio Boston, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KUNM, 90.5 WESA and more

  • Added: Jan 03, 2011
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 20
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As the Kennedy presidency begins, a veritable Who's Who of artists, writers, and composers visit the White House.

  • Added: Feb 23, 2010
  • Length: 29:00
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Without Comment is a 13 week series looking at the first 100 days of the Barack presidency.

  • Added: Mar 06, 2009
  • Length: 09:45
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This on-the-road magazine special looks at our sources of energy - present and future - beginning with our Virginia producer who traces her househo...

Bought by Interlochen Public Radio and KFAI

  • Added: Jul 09, 2008
  • Length: 29:04
  • Purchases: 2
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A look at the environmental costs of a large-scale dairy operation.

  • Added: Aug 09, 2006
  • Length: 04:32
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Nutrition education also means educating parents on what's good for kids.

Bought by KRZA

  • Added: Jul 15, 2006
  • Length: 07:36
  • Purchases: 1
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We expect that children will get sick from time to time. But we don't expect them to die.

Bought by Audible and WCAI / WNAN

  • Added: Jul 28, 2005
  • Length: 01:00:39
  • Purchases: 2
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Respecting Diversity looks at the influence of culture, race and religion on dying; how the assumptions behind "good end-of-life care" do not nece...

Bought by KMXT, WETA, Audible, WCAI / WNAN, and KALW

  • Added: Jul 28, 2005
  • Length: 01:00:45
  • Purchases: 5
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How the dangerous skill of high steel became a rite of passage for a Mohawk tribe.

Bought by KVSC, KHNS, WRIR,, WXAV 88.3FM and more

  • Added: May 24, 2005
  • Length: 29:20
  • Purchases: 19