PRX - Pieces for Tone: Intriguing Atom Feed

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

334 results


Piece image
What if you could have someone else’s memories?

Bought by WLPR and WYAP


  • Added: May 19, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
Piece image
If I read through a thousand invention patents, I hope I'd learn something, too. This is Episode 63 of Engineering Word Of The Day, an informal sho...

  • Added: May 07, 2018
  • Length: 05:57
Piece image
Footprints reveal an encounter between human hunters and the now extinct giant ground sloth.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: May 05, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Researchers make a map of the brain cells that transmit pain.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: May 05, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Cool as a cucumber curved with quite the camber. This is Episode 61 of Engineering Word Of The Day, an informal show on favorite, fascinating, or f...

  • Added: Apr 12, 2018
  • Length: 05:14
Piece image
Tiny fibers from our washing machines could harm marine life.

Bought by WLPR and KENW


  • Added: Mar 30, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
Piece image
Researchers learn about aggression and conflict by watching Formula One races.

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Mar 30, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Scientists decode the genome of a rare, primitive mammal with a venomous bite.

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Mar 20, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Researchers use sonar to locate lost fishing gear that harms sealife.

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Mar 20, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Laysan albatross eye plastic lighters picked up during a beach cleanup, Papah?naumoku?kea Marine National Monument in the Hawaiian Islands., Credit:  NOAA Office of National Marine Sanctuaries
Scientists tally up the burden of plastic trash on U.S. coastlines.

  • Added: Mar 19, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
Piece image
Picture this: a lightning bolt shoots out about 10 gigawatts of power. This is Episode 58 of Engineering Word Of The Day, an informal show on favor...

  • Added: Mar 18, 2018
  • Length: 03:44
Piece image
Infants use an early form of deductive reasoning.

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Mar 16, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: A wrasse "cleans" a larger fish. , Credit: Simon Gingins
Reef fish make better decisions when smaller fish keep them clean.

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Mar 13, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Quarter for your thoughts about quaternions? This is Episode 57 of Engineering Word Of The Day, an informal show on favorite, fascinating, or funny...

  • Added: Mar 11, 2018
  • Length: 05:01
Piece image
Why false news spreads faster than the truth on social media.

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Mar 09, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Alaska’s peak solar producing months are in the spring, rather than the summer.

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Mar 01, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
A slab of rock reveals what appears to be traces of a dinosaur dance party.

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Mar 01, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Let's take a poll. Who knows what this engineering word means? This is Episode 56 of Engineering Word Of The Day, an informal show on favorite, fas...

  • Added: Feb 26, 2018
  • Length: 05:08
Piece image
Age-defying bats are providing clues into the prevention of diseases of old age.

Bought by KRZA and KENW


  • Added: Feb 24, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Purple sea urchins grow to fit perfectly inside cavities that they create themselves. , Credit: Mike Russell (CC BY)
Sea urchins carve out their own homes in the rock with their teeth.

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Feb 24, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Researchers are learning about aging from people over 80 who haven’t experienced cognitive decline.

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Feb 20, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Pigeons serve as indicators of lead levels in city neighborhoods.

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Feb 20, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Airborne lasers are unveiling ancient Central American civilizations.

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Feb 20, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Gut bacteria are key players in everything from arthritis to depression.

Bought by WLPR and KENW


  • Added: Feb 16, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
Piece image
How dim lighting can reduce our ability to learn.

Bought by WLPR and KENW


  • Added: Feb 16, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2