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Over the years, treasure maps have been of such interest that the Library of Congress devoted a volume to them! Now, a new kind of map is proving t...

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  • Added: Dec 24, 2008
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 2
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There’s a bounty on carbon dioxide molecules these days. And for good reason.

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  • Added: Dec 24, 2008
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 2
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Even if you don’t want to talk about the proverbial “elephant in the room,” you could at least count the number roaming around wild. Or so you’d t...

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  • Added: Dec 24, 2008
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 2
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Old tires. Mountains of rubber. What’s happening to them these days?

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  • Added: Dec 24, 2008
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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The biggest power plant on earth is high in the sky -- it’s the sun. But, we only get one percent of our energy from it because it typically costs...

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  • Added: Dec 24, 2008
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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When it comes to discovering sources of renewable energy, Penn State engineering professor Bruce Logan is outstanding in his field. A corn field, ...

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  • Added: Dec 24, 2008
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Here’s something that probably won’t be in the Guinness Book of World Records. But maybe it should be since it could impact more people than anyth...

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  • Added: Dec 24, 2008
  • Length: 01:30
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  • Added: Dec 16, 2008
  • Length: 04:21
  • Purchases: 3
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Probably the last place you'd expect to see a photo I.D. would be in the wilds of India -- featuring a photo of a male Asian elephant no less. But ...

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  • Added: Nov 28, 2008
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Urban farming for sustainable food sources

  • Added: Nov 20, 2008
  • Length: 01:45
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One architecture professor is giving trailer parks a good name. Michael Berk of Mississippi State University has developed award-winning mobile hom...

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  • Added: Oct 29, 2008
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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A new view of medieval garbage

  • Added: Oct 27, 2008
  • Length: 02:51
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We burn a lot of fossil fuels, and many of us would like to curb our dependence on foreign oil. Ocean tides and crashing waves could be at least a ...

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  • Added: Sep 29, 2008
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 2
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While most scientists agree the rate of climate change is setting new records, a boat created to call attention to it attempted to set a record of ...

Bought by 90.1 WFYI Public Radio and KOSU


  • Added: Sep 29, 2008
  • Length: 01:30
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It's like a breath of fresh...carbon dioxide? Okay, so that's what you'd be breathing...if you were a plant.

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  • Added: Sep 29, 2008
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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To get rid of fleas, there may be an alternative to poison...

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  • Added: Sep 29, 2008
  • Length: 01:30
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Ever wonder what jet fuel is made of? So do scientists from four universities working on a $7.5 million project funded by the Air Force and an airc...

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  • Added: Sep 29, 2008
  • Length: 01:30
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Ever think to yourself, "California and Iceland sure have a lot in common"? Probably not. But if you dig beneath the surface, they both harbor lots...

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  • Added: Sep 29, 2008
  • Length: 01:30
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Did you hear the one about the comedian who spent nearly a half-million dollars on solar panels for his garage?

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  • Added: Aug 19, 2008
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Do-it-Yourself goes beyond knitting. Pick up a soldering iron and some conductive thread to explore "tech crafting."

  • Added: Aug 06, 2008
  • Length: 04:41
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Now here's a ride Little Miss Sunshine and her eccentric family would have appreciated...

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  • Added: Jul 25, 2008
  • Length: 01:30
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A German company has developed a way to get more mileage out of junked cars. Of course they have to shred them to pieces first.

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  • Added: Jul 25, 2008
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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You think gas is expensive? What about the price of platinum? Believe it or not, that's one of the things the automotive industry is looking at be...

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  • Added: Jul 25, 2008
  • Length: 01:30
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As oil prices rise and supplies decline, interest in wind energy is soaring. But finding sites for wind farms hasn't been a breeze.

  • Added: Jul 01, 2008
  • Length: 01:30
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Face it. We're energy junkies -- and our fix is getting more expensive.

  • Added: Jun 30, 2008
  • Length: 01:32