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Living Planet: Spring cleaning - This week on the show. It's time for a bit of spring cleaning, whether it's your summer wardrobe, the local ...

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: May 24, 2018
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Modern technology provides us with stunning views of objects in the Universe in wavelengths invisible to our eyes, however, nothing is as moving an...

Bought by KKRN, KSFR, and WLPR


  • Added: May 18, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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To find planets close to home NASA has launched TESS the Transiting Exoplanet Satellite which will monitor more than 200,000 nearby, stars over the...

Bought by WLPR, KSFR, KKRN, and KBMF 102.5FM Butte, Montana


  • Added: May 12, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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This week on the show: A journey to Africa - Rwanda’s mountain gorillas were once headed for extinction. Their numbers are now slowly recove...

Bought by KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], KUPR low power FM, and WFIU


  • Added: May 10, 2018
  • Length: 29:57
  • Purchases: 3
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On today’s show : can a robot really stop loneliness for sick kids? We talk to a researcher behind a novel blood test that detects the early signs ...

Bought by KRZA and WNMU-FM


  • Added: May 08, 2018
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Fireballs are meteors which become brighter than the planet Venus and can sometimes be seen in the daytime. If you are lucky to see a fireball send...

Bought by KBMF 102.5FM Butte, Montana, WTIP, KKRN, and KUPR low power FM


  • Added: May 05, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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This week on the show: Germans get 'lethargic' before they catch spring fever, the 'ashtray of Europe,' a songbird decline in France, and a quiz f...

Bought by KRZA, KWIT, and WNMU-FM


  • Added: May 01, 2018
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 3
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In the space of only four days, my Catalina Sky Survey teammates, Brian Africano, Alex Gibbs, and Greg Leonard, discovered three Potentially Hazard...

Bought by KBMF 102.5FM Butte, Montana, WTIP, KUPR low power FM, WLPR, KKRN and more


  • Added: Apr 27, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 8
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So far asteroid hunters have discovered about 8,000 of the 25,000, large, potentially hazardous asteroids, suspected to exist, leaving 17,000 more...

Bought by KBMF 102.5FM Butte, Montana, WTIP, KUPR low power FM, WLPR, KKRN and more


  • Added: Apr 26, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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If you set your mind to it, you can find and hold a sample of an asteroid, called a meteorite, which has landed on the Earth's surface. On the ot...

Bought by KBMF 102.5FM Butte, Montana, KUPR low power FM, WLPR, KRWG, KKRN and more


  • Added: Apr 20, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Living Planet: Our edible footprint - This week on the show: From wine to maple syrup, some of our most-loved delicacies could be at risk from...

Bought by KRZA, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], KUPR low power FM, KNVC Carson City Community Radio, and WFIU


  • Added: Apr 05, 2018
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 5
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On Saint Patrick's Day I discovered a comet which I share with my wife Annie Grauer.

Bought by KUPR low power FM, KKRN, WTIP, and KSFR


  • Added: Apr 05, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Red wing black birds, at least 6-10 in the surrounding marshy area near an east tributary to the Tolomato River, St. Augustine, FL. 3pm. Sunny. Hig...

  • Added: Mar 28, 2018
  • Length: 03:33
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Demolition Truck hauling wood, glass, concrete, etc. into a large metal trash container. 10:30am, sunny, breezy, 65 degrees. Recorded less than 50 ...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2018
  • Length: 03:26
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Living Planet: Playing with food - This week on the show: from cultured cabbages to musical leeks, we explore the weird and wonderful ways that...

Bought by KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], KRZA, WNMU-FM, KUPR low power FM, KNVC Carson City Community Radio and more


  • Added: Mar 22, 2018
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 9
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A partnership of humans and computers will help to minimize the damage when asteroid hunters find a space rock with our number on it.

Bought by WTIP, KKRN, KRWG, and KUPR low power FM


  • Added: Mar 22, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Dolphins at Porpoise Point, St. Augustine, FL. Early evening, 4:12 pm, sunny & windy. A pod of 3 dolphins with an occasional loner in the distance,...

  • Added: Mar 21, 2018
  • Length: 41:35
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Although no comet nucleus impact on the Earth has been conclusively identified, there is some evidence that suggests the 1908 Tunguska event in Rus...

Bought by KRWG, KKRN, KSFR, WTIP, and KUPR low power FM


  • Added: Mar 15, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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In 2017 observers in 50 countries at 440 different observatories made nearly 19 million observations of asteroids and comets which enable scientist...

Bought by KRWG, KKRN, WTIP, and KUPR low power FM


  • Added: Mar 15, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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During the only 3 clears hours of his first night solo as an asteroid hunter, my new Catalina Sky Survey teammate Brian Africano discovered two new...

Bought by KRWG, WTIP, KKRN, Bandon Community Radio, KSFR and more


  • Added: Mar 08, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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My Catalina Sky Survey teammate Carson Fuls was observing, in the constellation Lynx, with our Schmidt telescope on Mt. Bigelow, Arizona , when wit...

Bought by WTIP, KSFR, KKRN, Bandon Community Radio, and KUPR low power FM


  • Added: Mar 08, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Garbage Truck, pick up day, late afternoon... as the truck fades away in the distance, sounds from the the natural environment fade in, taking over...

  • Added: Mar 05, 2018
  • Length: 08:28
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Freight train off of US1, St. Augustine, FL. Recorded while driving in the car, window down, mic following along. Late afternoon. January 2017. EQ...

  • Added: Mar 05, 2018
  • Length: 01:04
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Landscape Ambience: a southern toad (buffo terrestris) singing solo over a chorus of toads and frogs that erupted after 3 weeks of rainfall. Northe...

  • Added: Mar 05, 2018
  • Length: 02:14
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Landscape Ambience: 11:45 pm, a chorus of toads and frogs erupted after 3 weeks of rainfall. St. Augustine, Northeast Florida. Original clip. EQ,...

  • Added: Mar 05, 2018
  • Length: 11:47