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Guests: Trenton Casillas-Bakeberg (Bee), One Mind Youth Movement, and Courtney Williams from Safe Energy Rights Group

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio

  • Added: Apr 20, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Construction outside of Juneau, Credit: Reade Levinson
Alaska is the last place on Earth with a thriving wild salmon fishery. Today, new open-pit copper and gold mines in development in British Columbia...

Bought by KUOW and KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio

  • Added: Jun 06, 2016
  • Length: 05:05
  • Purchases: 2
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Man and wolf have long had a fraught relationship; in medieval Europe the wolf was the defiler, the destroyer, the devil, and that narrative hasn’t...

  • Added: May 27, 2015
  • Length: 07:11
Caption: The Hillbilly Weatherman
If you haven’t heard of the Hillbilly Weatherman by now after the winter we just endured, then you either live in a cave (not a bad thing) or you l...

  • Added: Apr 11, 2015
  • Length: 01:22:03
Caption: Fossilized coral lies under foot in the pine rockland ecosystem., Credit: Anna Hamilton
In Florida's Miami-Dade County, tensions are mounting over a fragment of endangered pine rockland.

  • Added: Feb 17, 2015
  • Length: 13:31
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100,000 times louder than a jet engine. Every 10 seconds. 7 days a week. For weeks and months. This is seismic air gun testing.

  • Added: Dec 06, 2014
  • Length: 11:54
Caption: Monique at work, Credit: Anton Foek
She saved 205 sloths in a couple of weeks and now makes headlines around the globe.

  • Added: Aug 26, 2013
  • Length: 12:16
Caption: New Bedford Harbor, Credit: Derek Hawkins (cc)
New Bedford Harbor ranks among the worst harbors in the country for surface oil spills. Harbor officials and environmental groups can’t even agree ...

  • Added: Jun 03, 2013
  • Length: 06:50
Caption: Cullen and Sara Bieger outside their home in Norman, Oklahoma.  When the tornado hit, Cullen was at The Warren theater in Moore, where he had tickets to see Star Trek into Darkness. , Credit: Sheilah Bright
On Monday, May 20th, 2013, a tornado tore through Moore, Oklahoma, killing at least 24 people.

Bought by KPIK-LP, KBGA 89.9 FM, The Story, and KUOW

  • Added: May 24, 2013
  • Length: 05:55
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Hamburg, Iowa residents dancing at the "flash mob".
While much of Iowa is now dealing with drought, last summer Hamburg, IA residents held up to 17 feet of floodwater at bay. Eight feet of dirt was ...

  • Added: Jul 23, 2012
  • Length: 03:54
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Scientists believe the earth is in the midst of the 6th mass extinction of species now, due to human-induced causes.

  • Added: Sep 15, 2010
  • Length: 02:00
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A scientific conference in London, England studied the geologic impacts of climate change by reviewing the records of previous warming periods. It...

  • Added: Sep 15, 2010
  • Length: 02:00
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The executive director of "Mendocino County Tomorrow", Robin Collier, known locally for her skills in making excellent cheese cake, is the guest on...

  • Added: Oct 06, 2009
  • Length: 31:44
Piece image founder Alex Wilson discusses the history, current state, and future of the green building movement. Erin Gorman, CEO of Divine ...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio

  • Added: Mar 11, 2009
  • Length: 29:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Stephanie Kaza links buddhism and sustainability in her new book, MINDFULLY GREEN: A Personal and Spiritual Guide to Whole Earth Thinking. Sea Cha...

  • Added: Mar 06, 2009
  • Length: 29:03
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Engineers estimate it might cost as little as $0.75/gallon fuel a hybrid electric car with cheap Northwest hydropower.

Bought by WAMC

  • Added: Jul 17, 2007
  • Length: 03:39
  • Purchases: 1
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Chef is encouraging farmers to grow local food for new trend in restaurants.

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio

  • Added: Jan 29, 2007
  • Length: 04:29
  • Purchases: 1
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This Story is Free! Children come together from around the globe at the Children's World Water Forum to voice concerns over water and sanitation

Bought by KWCW and KGOU

  • Added: Mar 23, 2006
  • Length: 03:41
  • Purchases: 2
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Public sounds off on roadless area management plan

  • Added: Jan 11, 2006
  • Length: 05:03