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Many Muslims fast during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. This year, it falls within the coronavirus pandemic and people are curious about the he...

  • Added: May 27, 2020
  • Length: 03:00
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The nonprofit Beyond Benign specializes in developing and disseminating educational resources in green chemistry – like how to create bioplastics, ...

  • Added: Apr 11, 2020
  • Length: 51:47
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Loh Down on Science host Sandra Tsing Loh intros the Loh Down on Science: Special Pandemic Edition

Bought by KSQM 91.5 FM

  • Added: Apr 06, 2020
  • Length: 02:40
  • Purchases: 1
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As a biomedical engineer in orthobiologics, Neil Thompson still had to do a lot of public speaking. He was a self-professed awful public speaker, ...

  • Added: Mar 26, 2020
  • Length: 31:48
Caption: Local women perform witch trials in costume for the tourists., Credit: Eric Molinsky
To understand Salem in 1692, we need to delve into the imaginary world the Puritans believed in, where witches and Indians were both agents of the ...

Bought by WXAV 88.3FM, WABE, and PRX Remix

  • Added: Dec 27, 2019
  • Length: 16:34
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: The organ loft at St. Anne's Church Fall River, Massachusetts
An empty church, an orphaned organ, a solo organist. Scott Lariviere is 26 years old and volunteers to try to keep a magnificent 4,500 pipe Casavan...

Bought by PRX Remix and WCAI / WNAN

  • Added: Nov 25, 2019
  • Length: 08:27
  • Purchases: 2
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We watch the audience's reaction. I feel like we're the ones being entertained.

Bought by PRX Remix

  • Added: Oct 10, 2019
  • Length: 04:14
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Money Matters host Marc Cuniberti
Social media issues- locked out? Blocked? How does Facebook and other social media sites work? Can you call anyone? Marc and Zen Tech media and we...

  • Added: Aug 24, 2019
  • Length: 52:52
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Streaming services like Netflix and Amazon Prime have changed the media landscape. Patrick Gunn looked at how streaming affects film making and whe...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio

  • Added: Dec 04, 2018
  • Length: 06:38
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Newly milled flour at Carolina Ground, Credit: Carla Seidl
Milling flour is an ancient art. While commercial, industrial milling has largely taken over, there are some who are continuing, and honoring, the...

Bought by WAMC

  • Added: Dec 03, 2018
  • Length: 04:50
  • Purchases: 1
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Pius reviews with Rachel five mobile apps related to engineering education, available on Android and iOS. A ten-year-old guest reviewer also gives...

  • Added: Dec 29, 2017
  • Length: 29:56
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Band Box Records was a 1950's rarity, a woman-owned recording business. More exceptional, Vicki Morosan was a Romanian immigrant making a daily be...

  • Added: Sep 25, 2017
  • Length: 02:39:22
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Band Box Records was a 1950's rarity, a woman-owned recording business. More exceptional, Vicki Morosan was a Romanian immigrant making a daily bet...

  • Added: Sep 25, 2017
  • Length: 03:56:19
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About 2,500 years ago, the body of a Chinese nobleman was placed in a tomb with items he cherished most: furnishings, bronze vessels, weapons and s...

Bought by KBYI

  • Added: Jul 05, 2017
  • Length: 10:00
  • Purchases: 1
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We hear a lot in the news about the Antarctic ice sheet melting – but what else threatens a place so cold, so remote, and so seemingly barren? In t...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2017
  • Length: 21:32
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Before Jackie Robinson, there were the Negro Leagues -- home to some of the greatest untold stories in baseball.

Bought by KENW, New Hampshire Public Radio, Radio Newark, and KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio

  • Added: Feb 17, 2017
  • Length: 03:33
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Money Matters host Marc Cuniberti
buying a new car? save thousands- great advice~

  • Added: Feb 12, 2017
  • Length: 04:48
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After nearly a decade of sleuthing to find the pieces, a groundbreaking album of previously unknown recordings of Jewish klezmer music has been rel...

  • Added: Dec 19, 2016
  • Length: 03:38
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Previously on CC, we brought you Part One of “How Teaching at a Tribal College Changed My Life—Or at Least My Teaching” with Winona State Universit...

  • Added: Jul 20, 2016
  • Length: 27:05
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On this episode of CC, we bring you “How Teaching at a Tribal College Changed My Life—Or at Least My Teaching” with Winona State University Profess...

  • Added: Jul 20, 2016
  • Length: 50:24
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Great songs seldom heard from well-known musicals

Bought by KAAD-LP, WVTF, and WRR

  • Added: May 24, 2016
  • Length: 58:28
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Lake Oneida, Credit: National Environmental Education Foundation/Flickr
In the 1970s, a geochemist and a biologist banded together to solve a mystery at Lake Oneida in upstate New York. What they found is changing the w...

Bought by WDBM

  • Added: Apr 21, 2016
  • Length: 14:03
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: neighborhood-harvested "fairy" potatoes, Credit: Carla Seidl
A fairy potato treasure hunt incorporating elements of Cherokee, Celtic, and Chinese folklore and a bit o' magic.

Bought by WMMT

  • Added: Mar 09, 2016
  • Length: 05:23
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Anne Berardi says a lot has changed after the storm as she overlooks her neighborhood from her balcony., Credit: Colleen Callander
Hurricane Sandy did more than just destroy this family's home -- it swept away three years worth of holly jolly Christmases. Since October 29, 2012...

Bought by KRZA

  • Added: Dec 15, 2015
  • Length: 04:02
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: King Poster, Credit: Nicolene DuToit
King Stories is a one hour documentary of captivating stories told by close friends and associates of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Host Julian Bond,...

Bought by WJFF, KCNP, WNMU-FM, WNYC, KCPW and more

  • Added: Nov 16, 2015
  • Length: 54:26
  • Purchases: 60