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Caption: James Hoggan
Has this ever happened to you: You are talking with a friend or family member, and as the topic moves to politics, things start to get a little hea...

  • Added: Jun 24, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
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From Nat King Cole to Miley Cyrus: how music tells the story of American democracy.

Bought by Kansas Public Radio, WVAS, WFHB, WUGA (part of GPB), WYAP and more


  • Added: Jun 19, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: Adam Sobel
It’s summertime! That means county fairs, stone fruit, and hopefully a cool body of water in which to dip one’s toes. Of course, it also means reco...

  • Added: Jun 13, 2019
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Ramez Naam
If you've been wondering what people mean when they talk about a Green New Deal, today's episode of Sea Change Radio should help. This week we air ...

  • Added: Jun 04, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Ramez Naam
Whether or not we use the name Green New Deal to describe a set of aggressive long-term policies that will help humanity in the fight against clima...

  • Added: May 29, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Roger Gottlieb
When you see someone littering a plastic bag into the street how do you judge that person? What about the person who stands by watching the littere...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: May 21, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Warren Washington
Since 1973, the Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement has been bestowed upon people who have made a significant impact in the fight for a susta...

  • Added: May 14, 2019
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Michael Mann
Back in 1999, a team of scientists published a graphic depiction reconstructing northern hemisphere temperatures for the previous 1000 years. The s...

  • Added: May 08, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
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Francesca talks with Glenn Silber about the acclaimed documentary he co-directed, The War At Home. It’s about the anti-war movement in Madison, Wis...

  • Added: May 07, 2019
  • Length: 59:01
Caption: John Stoehr
We have our hands full at Sea Change Radio just trying to cover important stories relating to the environment and social justice. But we also recog...

  • Added: May 01, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
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How far would you go to make your voice heard on climate change? College student Tim DeChristopher disrupted an auction for oil and gas leases - an...

Bought by NPR Now, KVMR, KUMD, WMUU-LP, and Northwest Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Apr 16, 2019
  • Length: 58:56
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Bill McKibben
Environmentalists have been talking for a long time about the threat to the planet. Now, a prominent voice is directing our attention to a related ...

Bought by WMPG


  • Added: Apr 16, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Georgina Gustin
You may or may not have heard of the Farm Bureau but it is one of the most powerful lobbying organizations in this country, representing over six m...

  • Added: Apr 09, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Joshua and Eric Preven
They say the squeaky wheel gets the grease. This week on Sea Change Radio, we speak to two brothers who are trying to make a little noise for the i...

  • Added: Mar 20, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Ash Kalra
What can we do to be better citizens, better consumers and better advocates for the planet? Fighting waste and saving forests are a good place to s...

  • Added: Mar 05, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Fatih Saat
Shelter is on the first rung of renowned psychologist Abraham Maslow‘s hierarchy of needs. And yet, as a society, we have not cracked the code for ...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Feb 27, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Back in the 1930s, when the US was in the midst of an economic crisis, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt enacted a set of policies to protect the...

Bought by KVSC


  • Added: Feb 13, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Carter Rubin
The first time you saw a fleet of rent-able electric scooters huddled together on a city sidewalk, what was your reaction? Annoyance at yet another...

  • Added: Jan 30, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Peter Knights
Have you ever seen one of those ads with a celebrity like Jackie Chan or Leonardo DiCaprio beside a beautiful, rare animal? If so, there’s a good c...

  • Added: Jan 22, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
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Using their own words to condemn them, Rob Larson exposes these intellectual opportunists for what they are: defenders of cruel power systems. Men ...

  • Added: Dec 19, 2018
  • Length: 59:01
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The idea that art, literature and music in particular, might work as a sort of “Marshall Plan of the Mind” is our topic tonight. At the end of Worl...

  • Added: Dec 11, 2018
  • Length: 59:02
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Stabilizing our climate is going to take some hard truths – and hard numbers. “If you look at 1.5 degrees, it's about 13 years,” says Stanford’s Ar...

Bought by KZYX, KMXT, NPR Now, KPTZ, Port Townsend, WA, and WLPR


  • Added: Nov 29, 2018
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Emily Atkin
This week, as we inventory the things for which we are thankful, many of us may include some of the midterm election results in our accounting. Tod...

  • Added: Nov 21, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: John Stoehr
Did you know that in last week’s election, only half of eligible voters turned out? And that turnout was surprisingly robust as election prognostic...

  • Added: Nov 14, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
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Singer songwriter Amy Ray has always been toward the “rockier” side of the folk-rock description that usually follows her work as one half of the G...

  • Added: Nov 08, 2018
  • Length: :45