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Caption: Gained in Translation, Credit: Seth Shostak
Hey, Alexa, why don’t you laugh at my jokes? Teaching a computer to recognize humor is difficult because no clear definition of humor exists. Send...

Bought by KICI


  • Added: Apr 22, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Hope (A Three Part Series)
HOUR ONE: "Hope: Where Does It Come From?” – We begin our three part series on hope. Is it something we’re innately born with or something we can c...

  • Added: Apr 19, 2019
  • Length: 01:58:58
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Did you know that genetically modified foods will be required to bear labels identifying them as “bioengineered” by January 1, 2022? Join Food Sleu...

Bought by KVMR


  • Added: Apr 18, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Producer Josephine McRobbie visits the food science archives at North Carolina State and shares some interesting mid-century experiments.

  • Added: Apr 18, 2019
  • Length: 29:01
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
Bram Cohen discusses sustainable blockchain for next generation digital currency.

  • Added: Apr 17, 2019
  • Length: 20:31
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The late Wangari Maathai was a biologist, environmentalist, and the first African woman to win a Nobel Peace Prize. She was born under British colo...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2019
  • Length: 58:00
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This week on the show: We look into the evolutionary origins of working out. And all the while, we speak to beefcake body builders, sports nutriti...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2019
  • Length: 30:00
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Purpose-driven and consciously prepared brain food from the beaches of Malibu, California. Join us on this week’s show focusing on trauma. Guests D...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2019
  • Length: 57:10
Caption: SpaceIL's Beresheet takes a selfie as it passes over the far side of the Moon., Credit: SpaceIL
The Beresheet lunar lander failed in the last few kilometers of its descent to the Moon. Two days later we learned that its team would try again. D...

Bought by KDNK, KBUT, KWMR, KRZA, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Apr 16, 2019
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 6
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In this edition of The Onco’Zine Brief Peter Hofland talks with Padma Sundar. Ms. Sundar is Vice President of Strategy and Market Access at CellMa...

  • Added: Apr 16, 2019
  • Length: 45:19
Caption: "Ponds on the Ocean" - Sea ice atop the Arctic Ocean. NASA image acquired July 12, 2011
Dahr Jamail asks us to begin to grieve for the world that is surely lost and to find a way toward adaptive change so that something may be salvaged...

  • Added: Apr 16, 2019
  • Length: 59:09
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The understanding of snow...the various ways it falls from the sky and how it is transformed on the ground is critical to being safe in the backcou...

  • Added: Apr 15, 2019
  • Length: 23:44
Caption: Free Range Dinosaurs, Credit: Seth Shostak
Dinosaurs are once again stomping their way across the silver screen. But these colossal beasts stole the show long before CGI brought them roarin...

Bought by Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, Royalton Community Radio, KBBI, WHCP-LP, WRGY and more


  • Added: Apr 15, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Purpose-driven and consciously prepared brain food from the beaches of Malibu, California. Join us on this week’s show focusing on resilience in ab...

  • Added: Apr 11, 2019
  • Length: 47:12
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With the Green New Deal in the national spotlight, a vigorous debate is happening: how ambitiously and broadly must the U.S. act on climate? Are is...

Bought by NPR Now, MPR News Stations, KHSQ, WLPR, KVMR and more


  • Added: Apr 10, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 7
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With the Green New Deal in the national spotlight, a vigorous debate is happening: how ambitiously and broadly must the U.S. act on climate? Are is...

  • Added: Apr 10, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
Prof. Antonio Damasio discussed the strange order of things.

  • Added: Apr 10, 2019
  • Length: 28:08
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Our guests, Jeremy Berg (editor of Science magazine) and Mylynda Massart (a primary care physician with a special interest in genetics), discuss ho...

  • Added: Apr 10, 2019
  • Length: 29:20
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Why are new mothers dying at an alarming rate in this country?

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh


  • Added: Apr 10, 2019
  • Length: 21:26
  • Purchases: 1
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On this week’s show, it’s all about bugs and birds. Is it end times for entomology, the study of insects? Can high-frequency, loud electronic music...

Bought by C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Apr 10, 2019
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Dr. Lisbeth Gronlund, Co-Director of the Global Security Program at the Union of Concerned Scientists, explains the capabilities of the US nuclear ...

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: Apr 09, 2019
  • Length: 29:11
  • Purchases: 1
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In this edition of The Onco’Zine Brief Peter Hofland, PhD talks with Nader Sanai, MD, an internationally-recognized neurosurgical oncologist with c...

  • Added: Apr 09, 2019
  • Length: 48:03
Caption: Go With the Flow, Credit: Seth Shostak
Solid materials get all the credit. Don’t get us wrong, we depend on their firmness for bridges, bones, and bento boxes. But liquids do us a solid...

Bought by Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, KICI, Royalton Community Radio, WMUU-LP, WHCP-LP and more


  • Added: Apr 08, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Purpose-driven and consciously prepared brain food from the beaches of Malibu, California. Join us on this week’s show focusing on thriving workpla...

  • Added: Apr 05, 2019
  • Length: 52:15
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In this edition of The Onco’Zine Brief Peter Hofland talks with Robert Goff about Medical Debt. Goff is one of the co-authors of a new book (“End ...

  • Added: Apr 05, 2019
  • Length: 48:02