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Turning cancer cells into cancer-fighting machines.

  • Added: Jul 15, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
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Forget to get your tare, and you might shed a tear. This is Episode 69 of Engineering Word Of The Day, an informal show on favorite, fascinating, o...

  • Added: Jul 11, 2018
  • Length: 03:31
Caption: ESA astronaut Alexander Gerst learns how to use a sextant in the ISS cupola., Credit: NASA
Sextants have helped sailors find their way across oceans for centuries. Now one is onboard the International Space Station so that astronauts can ...

Bought by KMRE-LP, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KWMR, KRZA, WXAV 88.3FM and more


  • Added: Jul 11, 2018
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 7
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What’s so great about the human eye? Can we build something just like it? When would we need to design something better? Sadhan joins the podcast a...

  • Added: Jul 07, 2018
  • Length: 19:47
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-Making musical pieces with the sounds that got stripped out of MP3s. -There is a rich sonic landscape that defines New York City. -Andrew Kaufman'...

Bought by WMUU-LP, WCMU, WTJU, WRGY, KMRE-LP and more


  • Added: Jul 06, 2018
  • Length: 53:55
  • Purchases: 11
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-A musician composes with the sounds that get stripped from MP3s. -The rich sonic landscape that defines New York City.

Bought by WYAP, WUGA (part of GPB), KRZA, Radio Phoenix, KMUN and more


  • Added: Jul 06, 2018
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: This simulated perspective view shows Occator Crater, measuring 57 miles (92 kilometers) across and 2.5 miles (4 kilometers) deep, which contains the brightest area on Ceres. This region has been the subject of intense interest since Dawn's approach to th, Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/UCLA/MPS/DLR/IDA
Ceres is the queen of the asteroid belt. Her first Earthly visitor is nearing its last days in spectacular style. Dawn Mission Director and Chief...

Bought by KMRE-LP, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KWMR, KNVC Carson City Community Radio, KRZA and more


  • Added: Jul 03, 2018
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 7

  • Added: Jul 03, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: A Moment of Science
Can We Find Aliens by Their Satellites?

  • Added: Jul 03, 2018
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Jul 03, 2018
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Jul 03, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: A Moment of Science
Human Brains May Begin with Less "Stuff" Than Other Mammals' Brains

  • Added: Jul 03, 2018
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Jul 03, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
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The theme of this episode is the mental health of our children.

  • Added: Jun 29, 2018
  • Length: 52:00
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-The Chicago Diabetes Project collaborates with the best minds in the country on a cure using cells rather than injections and surgery. -Ryan Brown...

Bought by WTJU, WCMU, WRGY, KXCV, WAMC and more


  • Added: Jun 29, 2018
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 9
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-The Chicago Diabetes Project collaborates with the best minds in the country on a cure using cells rather than injections and surgery. -Ryan Brown...

Bought by WFHB, Radio Phoenix, WYAP, KMUN, WNMU-FM and more


  • Added: Jun 29, 2018
  • Length: 29:01
  • Purchases: 6
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Purpose-driven and consciously prepared brain food from the beaches of Malibu, California. Join us on this week’s show focusing on constructive con...

  • Added: Jun 27, 2018
  • Length: 47:51
Caption: Artist’s concept of asteroid passing Earth, Credit: ESA / P.Carril
The dinosaurs regret their lack of a space program. 200 million years later, humans are gearing up to defend themselves from a species-ending rock...

Bought by KMRE-LP, KWMR, WMUU-LP, WXAV 88.3FM, KRZA and more


  • Added: Jun 27, 2018
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 7
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Graphene is a sheet of carbon atoms that is light, flexible, stronger than steel and a better conductor of electricity than copper. It's still in t...

  • Added: Jun 26, 2018
  • Length: 20:25
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I tried ceramic glazing / The result was quite amazing / When I saw it cool / I touched not a tool / The surface showed cracks and crazing. ***This...

  • Added: Jun 26, 2018
  • Length: 04:57
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Now that states have written engineering into K-12 science and technology learning standards, more institutions are thinking about how to run stand...

  • Added: Jun 24, 2018
  • Length: 28:02
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Gregg & Gabriela go backstage at the Fillmore to hang with Fantastic Negrito. Then Gregg learns about plans underway for aerial ridesharing, hoppi...

  • Added: Jun 21, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:52
Caption: Kathryn Sullivan receives the National Space Society’s Space Pioneer Award, Credit: National Space Society
Freeman Dyson wasn’t the only space star at the ISDC. Mat talks with former astronaut and NOAA Administrator Kathryn Sullivan and leaders of the C...

Bought by KCSB-FM, KDNK, KMRE-LP, KWMR, KNVC Carson City Community Radio and more


  • Added: Jun 20, 2018
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 9
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Always think positive, unless you're doing negative testing. This is Episode 67 of Engineering Word Of The Day, an informal show on favorite, fasci...

Bought by Enchantment Radio


  • Added: Jun 19, 2018
  • Length: 04:25
  • Purchases: 1
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-Taking an ethics course is not necessarily transformative-- rather, it will teach how to think through all sides of an issue and determine what re...

Bought by WTJU, KXCV, WMUU-LP, WCMU, WAMC and more


  • Added: Jun 15, 2018
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 9