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“If you’re listening to this while driving a car, obviously, leave your eyes open.” In this special appendix to our recent episode on psychoacousti...

  • Added: Jun 15, 2017
  • Length: 08:35
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People have faked death to escape criminal convictions, debts, and their spouses. In 2007, a man named Amir Vehabovic faked his death just to see w...

Bought by KUER

  • Added: Mar 05, 2017
  • Length: 24:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Repair Cafe bike fix., Credit: Scott Schlegel
A tool lending library builds confidence and community.

  • Added: Feb 11, 2016
  • Length: 15:28
Caption: Hayley Quinn, with Olly Mann
Dating. In this age of Tinder, Grindr, no-strings sex and fourth-wave feminism, it's all got rather complicated. How do you find someone you want ...

  • Added: Jan 26, 2016
  • Length: 18:26
Caption: Maria Martin teaches Lushootseed to preschoolers at the Tulalip Montessori School., Credit: KUOW Photo/Ben Gauld
Linguists say that by the end of the century, 80% of all world languages will fall out of use. The spread of global languages like English and Span...

Bought by KALW and WAMC

  • Added: Dec 29, 2015
  • Length: 05:28
  • Purchases: 2
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A perverse inversion has occurred, according to author Mark Taylor: "The less time you have, the more money you have... the less money you have, th...

  • Added: Aug 11, 2015
  • Length: 01:40
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With a bizarre hobby comes bizarre stories.

Bought by PRX Remix

  • Added: May 27, 2015
  • Length: 06:09
  • Purchases: 1
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Today's show lays out game plans for entering the world's of pick-up basketball and competitive dog showing.

Bought by WXLV-FM

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 08:25
  • Purchases: 1
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A series of strange people tell where they hide a familiar object.

  • Added: May 02, 2011
  • Length: 03:40
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Media Outlets say they are being more transparent about the way news is gathered and reported. Sure, if you think transparency means showing you th...

  • Added: Feb 10, 2010
  • Length: 54:30
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Andy takes a scenic tour of the Arizona elite.

Bought by YouthCast

  • Added: May 29, 2009
  • Length: 05:19
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Trappers tools, Credit: Muriel Murch
Farmers and gardeners alike are beset by gophers. There may be more than one way to skin a cat but for gophers, Greg is the guy.

  • Added: May 02, 2009
  • Length: 10:06
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I interviewed the staff of the Institute while they prepared some "unmarked" projects.

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio

  • Added: Oct 31, 2008
  • Length: 08:20
  • Purchases: 1
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Jack Kerouacs's Belief & Technique for Modern Prose - a reading

Bought by KZYX

  • Added: Apr 18, 2008
  • Length: 03:40
  • Purchases: 1
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A collection of handpicked songs from a very wide range of musical styles that address the subject of rhythm as it pertains to music and dance.

  • Added: Sep 11, 2007
  • Length: 58:52
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Title's pretty self-explanatory

  • Added: May 21, 2007
  • Length: 03:56
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KBOO Youth Reporter Cecily interviews Maria and Sarah with Rose City Cop Watch in Portland, Oregon.

Bought by WXLV-FM

  • Added: Apr 26, 2007
  • Length: 09:23
  • Purchases: 1
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Going chin to chin with the reigning beard and mustache champ of Alaska - and now, the world.

Bought by NPR Station Showcase with PRX and WUAL

  • Added: Mar 12, 2007
  • Length: 04:40
  • Purchases: 2
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Tips, Tricks, and reasons why a person should find their new stuff in someone's old stuff.

Bought by YouthCast, New Hampshire Public Radio, and WXLV-FM

  • Added: Jan 16, 2007
  • Length: 06:04
  • Purchases: 3
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Recent disputes about various features of this historical battle highlight the difficulty of being certain about any past event

  • Added: Jan 17, 2006
  • Length: 03:33
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I have one month in which to write a 50,000-word novel--and this is the month.

Bought by WSCS-FM

  • Added: Nov 15, 2005
  • Length: 03:24
  • Purchases: 1
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Secondhand Shortcuts

  • Added: Oct 11, 2005
  • Length: 01:32
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another musician/songwriter playing for change in the subway

Bought by WZBC

  • Added: Aug 01, 2004
  • Length: 06:39
  • Purchases: 1
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The chicken version of "The Crying Game"

Bought by KZYX and WCAI / WNAN

  • Added: Apr 23, 2004
  • Length: 05:55
  • Purchases: 2
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A light-hearted manifesto for change in America's house-cleaning habits

Bought by Delta College Public Radio, KDNK, and WUAL

  • Added: Jan 06, 2004
  • Length: 03:49
  • Purchases: 3