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On a cold windy night, with clouds frustrating his search, my Catalina Sky Survey teammate Alex Gibbs discovered 8 new celestial visitors while obs...

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


  • Added: Mar 15, 2019
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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It’s news to very few of us that artificial intelligence (AI) is no longer only in the realm of science fiction—it’s all around us. But what is it...

  • Added: Feb 20, 2019
  • Length: 26:32
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It’s news to very few of us that artificial intelligence (AI) is no longer only in the realm of science fiction—it’s all around us. But what is it...

  • Added: Feb 20, 2019
  • Length: 26:15
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The birth of Armageddon

Bought by KCHW, WCPN, KKRN, Spokane Public Radio, KWMR and more


  • Added: Jan 15, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 19
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The unsung hero of a scientific odyssey.

Bought by WCPN, Spokane Public Radio, KMUN, KWMR, KFCF FM and more


  • Added: Jan 15, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 22
Caption: Greg Mulholland
In our inaugural episode we talk with Greg Mulholland, CEO of Citrine Informatics. Citrine uses Artificial Intelligence to accelerate the discovery...

  • Added: Jan 07, 2019
  • Length: 41:15
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In this episode of ThinkRadio Presents ThinkPlanet host Alan Wartes spoke with biologist and botanist Jonathan Coop.

Bought by KBUT


  • Added: Dec 31, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Since 1900 there have been 11 close approaches by asteroids larger than 300 feet in diameter. One of them, the Tunguska Object was about 400 feet ...

Bought by KRWG, WTIP, WLPR, KKRN, KSFR and more


  • Added: Nov 18, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Ten hours and 46 minutes after my Catalina Sky Survey teammate Greg Leonard discovered a Toyota RAV4 sized space rock, now named 2018 UA, streaking...

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


  • Added: Nov 03, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Bob Kustra interviews Randall Fuller who's written an historical take on how Darwin's Theory of Evolution ignited leaders and thinkers in the US in...

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: Oct 22, 2018
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, author of "What the Eyes Don't See," talks with WKAR station manager Peter Whorf.

Bought by WKAR and WDET Detroit Public Radio


  • Added: Oct 20, 2018
  • Length: 54:30
  • Purchases: 2
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One is fun, and zero is a hero, in our engineering programming languages. This is Episode 73 of Engineering Word Of The Day, an informal show on fa...

  • Added: Oct 18, 2018
  • Length: 03:42
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Although small space rocks pose no threat to humans, they are an interesting part of our environment, offer a chance for asteroid hunters to develo...

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


  • Added: Sep 21, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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David Quammen discusses his book, The Tangled Tree: A Radical New History of Life. He also reads a short passage.

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, Yellowstone Public Radio, and KWMR


  • Added: Sep 19, 2018
  • Length: 28:57
  • Purchases: 3
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It might be possible to catch an asteroid, place it into Earth orbit, and thus provide a ready source of precious metals and water for space coloni...

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


  • Added: Sep 13, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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In 2018, July and August were cloudy and rainy in both Arizona and Hawaii sidelining the worlds two most productive asteroid hunting surveys. A co...

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


  • Added: Sep 08, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Bray, France, Credit: Stijn te Strake on Unsplash
"The ocean is a major influence on weather and climate." So states the third Ocean Literacy principle, a series of fundamental concepts to help us ...

Bought by KUFM - Montana Public Radio


  • Added: Sep 04, 2018
  • Length: 05:06
  • Purchases: 1
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Brantley Hargrove is the author of "The Man Who Caught the Storm: The Life of Legendary Tornado Chaser Tim Samaras.” It’s a true story of a Denveri...

  • Added: Aug 23, 2018
  • Length: 09:56
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The stuff in Scotchguard and Teflon coatings is poisoning water supplies and never goes away It's even been found in animals on the North Pole! Wit...

  • Added: Aug 23, 2018
  • Length: 05:27
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Radio Curious discusses abrupt climate change with Guy McPherson, professor Emeritus of Natural Resources, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the...

  • Added: Aug 15, 2018
  • Length: 01:27:03
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My Catalina Sky Survey teammate Greg Leonard knew he had bagged his third comet when he spotted an unknown fuzzy object with a broad tail moving th...

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


  • Added: Jul 13, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 7
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A strange asteroid plays hide and seek with frustrated astronomers.

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


  • Added: Jun 08, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Asteroid hunters have discovered more than 90% of the Earth approaching asteroids whose impact could cause global climate change. It was thus unus...

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


  • Added: Jun 02, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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After being lost for ten years, the asteroid 2010 WC9 was re-discovered about a week before it came very close to Earth.

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


  • Added: May 31, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 7
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The recent discovery of an asteroid, whose orbit lies completely within that of the Earth, reminds asteroid hunters to continue to search near the ...

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


  • Added: May 25, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6