PRX - Pieces for Tone: Engaging

Can't find it? Try Advanced Search
View by:

98 results


Piece image
October of 2019 was a record breaking month for my team the Catalina Sky Survey during which we discovered 240 Earth approaching asteroids. This di...

Bought by WLPR, KRWG, KSFR, and KKRN


  • Added: Nov 29, 2019
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
Piece image
On a clear but windy night, near the fall equinox, my Catalina Sky Survey teammate Greg Leonard was able to discover and verify 23 new Earth approa...

Bought by WLPR, KRWG, and KSFR


  • Added: Nov 10, 2019
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
Piece image
In the American southwest we welcome the Monsoon rainy season during which the Earth receives much needed moisture. However, after six weeks of clo...

Bought by WTIP and KRWG


  • Added: Sep 27, 2019
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
Piece image
In a most amazing turn of events, an international team of astronomers have published research in the Journal Earth and Planetary Science Letters w...

Bought by WTIP and KRWG


  • Added: Sep 20, 2019
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
Piece image
Imagine how strange and wonderful it would be to witness such an event. When the impacting object hit it produced huge boulders, which held loose...

Bought by WTIP, WLPR, and KSFR


  • Added: Sep 06, 2019
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
Piece image
In 2018 there were 15 Meteorite Fall Events for which observers saw a fireball streaking across the sky which then led to the discovery of pieces o...

Bought by WTIP, WLPR, KRWG, and KKRN


  • Added: Aug 16, 2019
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Georgia Nicolau, Co-founder, Procomum Institute, Credit: Georgia Nicolau
Q & A with Georgia Nicolau, co-founder and co-director at the Procomum Institute, and Brazilian activist and researcher in the fields of culture, ...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2019
  • Length: 59:06
Piece image
World Pieces host Jason Kladiva learns about nomads in the Sahara from Ali Fakiri in M'hamid el Ghizlane, Morocco.

  • Added: Jul 11, 2019
  • Length: 05:10
Caption: Marchers from the very first Kolkata Pride march, Credit: Sandip Roy
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall riots in New York. But it also marks the 20th anniversary of the first Pride march in Kolkata...

  • Added: Jun 28, 2019
  • Length: 06:00
Piece image
Statistically, asteroid hunters are thought to have discovered 90 to 95% of the Earth approaching asteroids larger than about 3,000 feet in diamete...

Bought by WTIP, KRWG, and WLPR


  • Added: Jun 21, 2019
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Modi film poster
When you play the Game of Thrones, you win or you die. In elections, though, you might just live to fight another day.

  • Added: May 28, 2019
  • Length: 06:00
Piece image
How researchers are using Google Earth to find the undocumented slums of India.

  • Added: May 22, 2019
  • Length: 03:29
Piece image
Far more than an escape, comics can pack a political punch, as does the work of this week’s guests. First up, Mohammad Sabaaneh describes how he tr...

Bought by KDNK


  • Added: Apr 25, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
In our Milky Way Galaxy alone there are probably 25 billion planets located within the habitable zone of its star where there could be air to breat...

Bought by WTIP, WLPR, KSFR, and KKRN


  • Added: Apr 12, 2019
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Victoria Memorial Hall in Kolkata
What does Sandip Roy miss most about San Francisco? Clean Air.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Apr 01, 2019
  • Length: 06:00
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
NASA's Double Asteroid Redirection Test or DART for short will test methods to make a dangerous asteroid miss Earth.

Bought by WTIP, WLPR, KRWG, KKRN, KBFG-LP and more


  • Added: Feb 22, 2019
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 8
Piece image
On Halloween night while observing with the Catalina Sky Survey's 60 inch telescope on Mt. Lemmon, Arizona I discovered 21 space rocks streaking th...

Bought by KRWG, WLPR, WTIP, and KUPR low power FM


  • Added: Dec 13, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas at thier wedding
Once outrage in distant India would barely ruffle feathers in New York. But no more. As the newsletter Broadsheet pointed out today if media is glo...

  • Added: Dec 11, 2018
  • Length: 06:00
Piece image
Sandip Roy remembers the veterans of World War 1, the Indian veterens.

  • Added: Nov 13, 2018
  • Length: 06:00
Piece image
A small space rock is spotted 4 days before it came very close to the Earth and our Moon.

Bought by WLPR, WTIP, KUPR low power FM, and KKRN


  • Added: Oct 05, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
Piece image
Asteroid hunters were able to discover a small Earth approaching asteroid after 57 nights of continuous rain and clouds.

Bought by KRWG, WTIP, KKRN, KUPR low power FM, KSFR and more


  • Added: Sep 20, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
Piece image
The fireball meteor streaking across the sky the early evening of January 17, 2018, witnessed by 700 observers in 11 States and Canada was also rec...

Bought by WTIP, KUPR low power FM, KKRN, KSFR, and WLPR


  • Added: Sep 14, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
Piece image
From the time 3 million years ago that our ancestor Lucy walked in what is now Ethiopia until the widespread use of electric lighting began in the ...

Bought by WLPR, KUPR low power FM, KSFR, KKRN, WTIP and more


  • Added: Aug 31, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Change your focus, change your world.
Mexico protects it's most valuable waters.

  • Added: Aug 26, 2018
  • Length: 02:30
Caption: Westminister
We explore points around the globe from London and the Jewish contributions to British society to America as we explore it’s history on the back of...

  • Added: Jul 07, 2018
  • Length: 59:55