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This batch of Climate Connections features, future tropical forests may hold fewer big trees, why wildfires can lead to mudflows, and desert mangro...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, KENW, KACU, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA, KCSB-FM and more


  • Added: Apr 15, 2019
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 13
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This batch of CurrentCast features fertilizers as pollutants, a bird lovers’ paradise, blazing trails in Michigan, invasive grass takes over, and m...

  • Added: Mar 25, 2019
  • Length: 20:00
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This batch of Climate Connections features, city slashes carbon emissions in one vote, armadillos are moving north, and company wants to help Ameri...

Bought by WLRN, Tri States Public Radio, WNPR, WNMU-FM, KRSC and more


  • Added: Mar 18, 2019
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 17
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This batch of CurrentCast features Turtle Creek, butterflies and bogs, long-lived turtles, emerald ash borer, and more...

Bought by WLPR and KENW


  • Added: Feb 27, 2019
  • Length: 20:00
  • Purchases: 2
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This Valentine’s Day we could have just brought you some sappy love stories from science’s past. But instead we offer you three tales of lust, lone...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2019
  • Length: 01:17:06

  • Added: Jan 17, 2019
  • Length: 32:16
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An environmental success story.

  • Added: Jan 17, 2019
  • Length: 24:10
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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
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Plants have many and incredible chemical compounds that they use to survive in our desert. These chemical compounds found in plants can have intera...

Bought by KVNF and KRZA


  • Added: Nov 10, 2018
  • Length: 24:17
  • Purchases: 2
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The Colorado River is one of the main forces shaping the landscape around the Colorado Plateau. Here we talk with Dr. Joel Pederson and tease apart...

  • Added: Nov 10, 2018
  • Length: 30:57
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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 WTIP, KBMF 102.5FM Butte, Montana, KUPR low power FM, KKRN, KSFR and more


  • Added: May 18, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Brian Africano's first Potentially Hazardous Asteroid discovery can come near to the Earth and Mars.

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


  • Added: May 17, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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The rise of synthetic fibers and the war on cotton

  • Added: Apr 23, 2018
  • Length: 27:04
Caption: Stephen Hawking
Celebrating the world's most famous theoretical physicist, author of A Brief History of Time and Professor of Mathematics at the University of Camb...

Bought by KUFM - Montana Public Radio


  • Added: Mar 20, 2018
  • Length: 58:54
  • Purchases: 1
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If you like having a brain but don't really care about having skin, please listen to this episode.

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Mar 12, 2018
  • Length: 28:11
  • Purchases: 1
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Did you know that Type 2 diabetes can be reversed with diet and exercise? Join Food Sleuth Radio host and Registered Dietitian, Melinda Hemmelgarn,...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Nov 02, 2017
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Jeff and Deb Sandler, Credit: Jeff and Deb Sandler
Jeff and Deb couldn't stand each other when they first met. Four decades later, they've traveled the world teaching kids about marine biology. Alon...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Oct 10, 2017
  • Length: 18:24
  • Purchases: 1
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Cal State University Monterey Bay college professor Daniel Fernandez talks about his fog catchers and how they can convert fog into water.

Bought by KFOI Radio


  • Added: Sep 17, 2017
  • Length: 52:11
  • Purchases: 1
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Hour 2 of an appreciation of the 1967 Monterey International Pop Festival, generally recognized as the first pop or rock festival of all-time.

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, KUPR low power FM, KOSU, Bandon Community Radio, KSJE and more


  • Added: Aug 28, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 6
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“It's the end of the world where we thought nature was an infinite resource and we could exploit it without consequence,” Professor Richard Weller ...

  • Added: Aug 03, 2017
  • Length: 57:07
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Quantum Mechanics seems to be at the bedrock of reality, but it’s tricky to study – because observing things in the quantum world affects them. In ...

Bought by KGOU, CHSR-FM 97.9, WPSU, KWMR, and WCPN


  • Added: Jul 11, 2017
  • Length: 53:52
  • Purchases: 5
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Extra-sensory perception seems like the stuff of fantasy, but should the possibility be taken seriously? In part one we ask, Can ESP Reveal a New R...

Bought by KTSW 89.9, KGOU, CHSR-FM 97.9, KWMR, WCPN and more


  • Added: Jul 11, 2017
  • Length: 53:52
  • Purchases: 6
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It’s common to think of Brain and Mind as two separate things that can influence each other. But is that right? And how far can such influence go? ...

Bought by KGOU, CHSR-FM 97.9, WPSU, WCPN, and KWMR


  • Added: Jul 11, 2017
  • Length: 53:52
  • Purchases: 5
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The Brain is an unfathomably complex organ, and science continually reveals more fascinating information about it. In part one, we ask: How Are Bra...

Bought by KGOU, CHSR-FM 97.9, WPSU, KREV-LP, KVNF and more


  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 53:53
  • Purchases: 7
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We all feel like free agents on the inside: in control of our behavior, our decisions, our lives. But does that feeling reflect reality? In part on...

Bought by KGOU, CHSR-FM 97.9, WPSU, KWMR, and WCPN


  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 53:52
  • Purchases: 5