Pulse of the Planet

Series produced by Jim Metzner

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A daily two-minute series that gives a sound-rich glimpse of the worlds of nature, culture and science.

For twenty-five years, the award-winning Pulse of the Planet series has provided a daily glimpse into the dynamics of planet earth - blending interviews with compelling ambient sound. Broadcast over 250 public and commercial stations worldwide.


3 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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June 2019 Program Highlights • Wild Dogs of Africa • Throat Singing • The Black Saint • Bats, Bees Bullfrogs and more!

Bought by WCUR, KZYX, KENW, Prairie Public, KERA and more


  • Added: May 14, 2019
  • Length: 40:00
  • Purchases: 13
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May 2019 Program Highlights • Our Most Unwelcome Bird? • Firewalking! • Reindeer Herding • The Slave King and the Outlawed Holiday • Frog Sound C...

Bought by WCUR, Radio Baha'i, WLGI, WCPN, KWSO, Prairie Public and more


  • Added: Apr 19, 2019
  • Length: 40:00
  • Purchases: 14
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A celebration of the enduring spirit of Notre Dame via a soundscape recording of her bells, circa 1998.

  • Added: Apr 18, 2019
  • Length: 02:00