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Caption: Money Matters host Marc Cuniberti
Is inflation starting to hit hard? Commodities are the things the stuff we buy are made of. After years of being down, the rise in their overall pr...

  • Added: May 26, 2018
  • Length: 04:47
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Constitutional History and . . . LIDAR! Matt Reeves, Montpelier’s Director of Archaeology & Landscape Restoration, tells us how he is using a new ...

  • Added: May 26, 2018
  • Length: 54:01
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A 10-year-old boy's journey to legally and socially change his gender in his hometown in the Rocky Mountain West.

  • Added: May 25, 2018
  • Length: 29:30
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Constitutional History and . . . LIDAR! Matt Reeves, Montpelier’s Director of Archaeology & Landscape Restoration, tells us how he is using a new ...

  • Added: May 25, 2018
  • Length: 54:23
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In these short daily segments, Stewart Harris talks about various topics and current events and how they pertain to laws already on the books or ho...

Bought by WEZU


  • Added: May 25, 2018
  • Length: 07:25
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: H2O Radio is journalism about water
Trees—they're just like us. They sleep, they drink—and they even have a pulse. What the latest research can also tell us about whether they're stre...

  • Added: May 24, 2018
  • Length: 04:14
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Sure, medical progress has been astounding. But today the U.S. spends more on healthcare than any other country, with so-so outcomes. Atul Gawande ...

  • Added: May 24, 2018
  • Length: 58:29
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There is shocking little known about why animals act the ways they do. From competition, to territoriality, there is an incredible amount left to d...

  • Added: May 23, 2018
  • Length: 29:21
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Here we talk about a field called geomorphology with Christopher Ely. We explore Amazonian headwater streams in the Andes Mountains of southern Ecu...

  • Added: May 23, 2018
  • Length: 21:34
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The Colorado Plateau holds an incredible amount of native plant diversity, however past and current land use practices and future climate change th...

  • Added: May 23, 2018
  • Length: 26:55
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Bark beetles evolved to live in western forests. But in recent decades the number of beetles has grown so large that they are killing millions of a...

  • Added: May 23, 2018
  • Length: 25:28

  • Added: May 23, 2018
  • Length: 53:58
Caption: Martha Sherril prepares hominy over a wood fire outside the Museum of the Cherokee Indian, Credit: Carla Seidl
This piece investigates the recent history of Cherokee foodways and examines lifestyle changes brought to the Eastern Band by the construction of H...

  • Added: May 23, 2018
  • Length: 29:24
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Climate change will result in lasting changes for the ecosystems of the Colorado Plateau. Here, we talk with Dr. Scott Ferrenberg about what the ec...

  • Added: May 23, 2018
  • Length: 27:24
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Cheatgrass is one of the most pervasive, non-native grasses in the American West, changing ecosystems almost everywhere it goes. Here, we talk with...

  • Added: May 23, 2018
  • Length: 30:18
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HOUR ONE: "What Is School For?" - Some of the hardest working people in America are teachers. So why do they get so much disrespect? This hour, we'...

  • Added: May 23, 2018
  • Length: 01:58:58
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If you have some metal, in a pot or a kettle, on this you can trust: over time it'll rust. This is Episode 64 of Engineering Word Of The Day, an in...

Bought by Enchantment Radio


  • Added: May 22, 2018
  • Length: 03:57
  • Purchases: 1
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Vocabulary that trickles down from the top of the world. Malamute, kayak, and parka are just some of the words that have found their way into Engli...

Bought by WYAP, WEZU, KRPS, and KNVC Carson City Community Radio


  • Added: May 21, 2018
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Graylag Geese, Credit: Frans Vandewalle
It was the wing feathers of geese that supplied most of the quill pens that were humanity’s prime writing tool for more than 1200 years—from the 6t...

  • Added: May 21, 2018
  • Length: 01:45
Caption: Mallard, Credit: Mike Hamilton
All birds need to sleep — or at least snooze — sometime during each 24-hour period. And most sleep at night. A bird (such as this Wood Duckling) ma...

  • Added: May 21, 2018
  • Length: 01:45
Caption: Laysan Albatross, Credit: Kristi Lapenta
Bird beaks, or bills, come in many shapes and sizes. And birds use them for just about everything: to collect food, preen, fight, court, chop holes...

  • Added: May 21, 2018
  • Length: 01:45
Caption: Cuban Giant Owl, Credit: Stanton Fink
The Cuban Giant Owl, now extinct, was 3½ feet tall and weighed 20 pounds — the largest of all known owls. It had very small wings, running after it...

  • Added: May 21, 2018
  • Length: 01:45