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This is a preview of our special miniseries on one of the most complex environmental issues in the United States—the future of Alaska’s Arctic Nati...

Bought by KUFM - Montana Public Radio


  • Added: Oct 30, 2019
  • Length: 01:56
  • Purchases: 1
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I’m telling you, late summer and fall are great times to get out into the hills, especially if you want to find interesting plants. While you’re ou...

  • Added: Sep 24, 2019
  • Length: 05:02
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Cliffrose is the star of this show. It also goes by the common name quinine bush or the scientific name of Purshia mexicana. If you look at a map o...

  • Added: Sep 24, 2019
  • Length: 10:12
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You know you haven’t been hiking or botanizing out in the desert or grassland enough when you look to the roadsides for interesting plants, but I’l...

  • Added: Sep 24, 2019
  • Length: 05:13
Caption: Chad Hanson
Contemporary Western fire science is integrating what Indigenous Peoples discovered over thousands of years of observation, and trial and error: fi...

  • Added: Sep 10, 2019
  • Length: 28:30
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When you hear those statistics that tell you the oceans are warming and you wonder where those numbers come from, this is where: From scientists me...

Bought by KUOW, KUT, WAMU, KGOU, KWGS and more


  • Added: Jun 20, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: A Moment of Science
How Big Was the Founding Population of Native Americans?

  • Added: Aug 08, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
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Humans have been using and modifying the ecosystems around on the Colorado Plateau for thousands of years. To understand human relationships with t...

  • Added: May 20, 2018
  • Length: 30:23
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I was incorrect about the species of Acalypha in this show. The correct name is A. phleoides (the former A. lindheimeri), not neomexicana as I stat...

  • Added: Dec 31, 2017
  • Length: 05:16
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I don’t think there is anything more heartbreaking than seeing a road killed pet. Well, honestly, I have a hard enough time with road killed wildli...

  • Added: Dec 31, 2017
  • Length: 05:28
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We have had 4-wheel drive vehicles for many years and we’ve always found it to be a great tool that can take the worry out of some roads. I just ha...

  • Added: Dec 30, 2017
  • Length: 05:16
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In the final episode of Season Two, Offshore goes back to the beginning to search for answers to the conflict on Mauna Kea. Not the beginning of as...

  • Added: May 22, 2017
  • Length: 35:08
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In this edition of The Lake Superior Project, Dr. Seth Moore, director of biology and environment with the Lake Superior Band of Chippewa, discusse...

Bought by KVSC


  • Added: May 09, 2017
  • Length: 08:44
  • Purchases: 1
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Should martian microbes be sacrificed to human space exploration.

Bought by Radio Newark, KMXT, WLPR, KENW, KUPR low power FM and more


  • Added: Dec 01, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Pharmacist Amy Greeson (www.healingseekers.com) travels to the remote corners of the earth to find healing plants to cure disease. Join host Richa...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
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In this interview with producer Martha Marnocha of WTIP North Shore Community Radio, Grand Portage Trust Lands Wildlife Biologist Dr. Seth Moore ta...

  • Added: Aug 05, 2016
  • Length: 06:53
Caption: Drs. Seth Moore and Tiffany Wolf
In this interview with producer Martha Marnocha of WTIP North Shore Community Radio, Grand Portage Trust Lands Wildlife Biologist Dr. Seth Moore an...

Bought by KVSC


  • Added: Jul 05, 2016
  • Length: 06:41
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The Lake Superior Project, Credit: Logo by Lauryl Loberg
Pharmaceuticals and other human-produced chemicals are appearing in northeast Minnesota's water and fish - even in remote and pristine lakes. In th...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2016
  • Length: 07:45

  • Added: Apr 13, 2016
  • Length: 04:02
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Apr 13, 2016
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Apr 13, 2016
  • Length: 04:30
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Apr 13, 2016
  • Length: 04:27
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The iconic blue footted booby, Credit: Rod Mast | Marine Photobank
W2O Director Peter Neill recently spent time in the Galãpagos Islands and is back to share his observations from a long-anticipated trip to the UNE...

  • Added: Mar 31, 2016
  • Length: 05:14
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The wild peacocks of Palos Verdes Peninsula in Southern California have inhabited the area for over 100 years and now number more than 1,000. For a...

  • Added: Feb 03, 2016
  • Length: 01:00