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The Parish News is a weekly experimental radio show that gets aired on both sides of the Atlantic. Hosted by Andrew Backhouse, the show plays avant...

  • Added: Jul 21, 2018
  • Length: 02:00:00
Caption: On Thin Ice, Credit: Seth Shostak
Ice is more than a repository for water that would otherwise raise the level of our oceans. It’s part of Earth’s cooling system … a barrier preven...

Bought by KAZU, WRST-FM Oshkosh, CHSR-FM 97.9, WTJU, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Jul 21, 2018
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
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the psychedelic world of Jamaican Dub and its electronic descendants

  • Added: Jul 20, 2018
  • Length: :00
Caption: Comedian & now filmmaker Bo Burnham & actor Elsie Fisher, star of 'Eight Grade'
When Bo Burnham's "Eighth Grade" debuted at Sundance in January, the response was mostly ecstatic -- but also a little perplexed. How had a 27 year...

Bought by KMRE-LP, KSRQ, WMUU-LP, and KCPW


  • Added: Jul 20, 2018
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Malcolm J. Merriweather
Conductor and singer Malcolm J. Merriweather: a young maestro extends a classical tradition.

  • Added: Jul 20, 2018
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Todd Barkan, Credit: Shannon Finney
It's a jazzy show as impressario Todd Barkan remembers his life with the music and musicians.

  • Added: Jul 20, 2018
  • Length: 34:01
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Birdtalker's Zack and Dani Green stop by the studio to talk about the big melodies and even bigger ideas that fill their debut album, One.

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Jul 20, 2018
  • Length: 27:06
  • Purchases: 1
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the gentle, airy sound of summertime electronic spacemusic

  • Added: Jul 20, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
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The New England Wild Flower Society is one of the oldest native plant conservation organizations in the country and represents the New England stat...

  • Added: Jul 19, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: L-R: Andrew Revkin, Elizabeth Kolbert, David Roberts
Science and environmental reporter Andrew Revkin has been writing about climate change since the 1980s, including 21 years for The New York Times. ...

  • Added: Jul 19, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
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Award-winning journalist and author Peter Lovenheim embarked on a journey to understand attachment theory/attachment styles from the inside out.

  • Added: Jul 19, 2018
  • Length: 01:00:10
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More than a stuffed tortilla, pupusas carry memory and meaning for poet Willy Palomo, and a connection to his family's homeland.

  • Added: Jul 19, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
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Comet C/2018 M1 (Catalina) is eternal in the sense that it will likely wander the vast space between the stars in our Milky Way Galaxy until the e...

Bought by WTIP


  • Added: Jul 19, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Hour 1 of 2. Musicians, writers and fans explore the lore and speak their minds on the Beatles' landmark album SGT. PEPPER'S LONELY HEARTS CLUB BA...

Bought by KSJE


  • Added: Jul 19, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Is Social Media Good For Democracy?, Credit: Intelligence Squared U.S.
Critics argue that social media deepens political divisions and erodes trust in the democratic process. Will the power of social media be used as a...

  • Added: Jul 19, 2018
  • Length: 54:00
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Rabbi Ben has created an empathetic and simple spiritual guide that offers a path to acceptance and peace for those who must continue their life jo...

  • Added: Jul 18, 2018
  • Length: 01:00:03
Caption: Rafael Casal & Daveed Diggs, San Francisco, CA 7/12/18, Credit: Andrea Chase
Daveed Diggs and Rafael Casal talk compassion, snap judgments, and the Michael Bay button.

  • Added: Jul 17, 2018
  • Length: 14:08
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What do you do when your partner of many years suddenly tells you 'I'm outta here!'. After you allow yourself the grieving time that is right for ...

  • Added: Jul 17, 2018
  • Length: 59:26
Caption: Dahkota Brown, Chiitaanibah Johnson, Jayden Lim, and Naelyn Pike, Credit: Bioneers
Native American students face racism throughout their education, from racist mascots to the historical erasure of the American genocide from textbo...

  • Added: Jul 17, 2018
  • Length: 28:30
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“The rocks are beyond slow, beyond strong, and yet yielding to a soft green breath as powerful as a glacier, the mosses wearing away their surfaces...

  • Added: Jul 17, 2018
  • Length: 58:00
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Throughout the Big Band Era of the 1930s and 40s, you couldn’t find a dance hall that wasn’t filled with people. They would dance for hours to the ...

  • Added: Jul 17, 2018
  • Length: 02:46:00
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How they make their voices heard—to their parents and friends, in schools, in public spaces, and through the courts—is the focus of today's convers...

  • Added: Jul 16, 2018
  • Length: 01:00:20
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This week we hear the great Czech conductor, Frantisek Stupka, lead the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra in Dvorak's eighth and ninth symphony.

  • Added: Jul 16, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:29
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What would happen if instead of privately owning stuff, everything were continually put up for auction?

Bought by KNVC Carson City Community Radio and KMXT


  • Added: Jul 16, 2018
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 2
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Folk icons the Indigo Girls hang backstage at the Ryman Auditorium to discuss their new Live with the University of Colorado Symphony Orchestra rec...

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Jul 16, 2018
  • Length: 26:45
  • Purchases: 1