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Sergio Avila Villegas always loved big cats. But his faith in his scientific research was shaken when he discovered its true cost.

Bought by KRZA and PRX Remix


  • Added: Mar 05, 2019
  • Length: 15:33
  • Purchases: 2
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In one of the most complex ecosystems on the planet, a vicious battle for resources in underway.

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


  • Added: Jan 02, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 26
Caption: Leo S. Morales loves his job as a researcher of minority health at the University of Washington., Credit: KUOW PHOTO/TORI ZIVKOVIC
People sometimes take unlikely paths to get where they're going. This is the story of an unlikely scholar.

  • Added: Sep 15, 2017
  • Length: 04:54
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In this episode of The Onco’Zine Brief hosts Peter Hofland, Ph.D and Sonia Portillo interview Michael A. Caligiuri, MD, the current president of th...

  • Added: Apr 22, 2017
  • Length: 25:02
Caption: Vanessa Silva-Welch (left) and Arnaldo Silva (right)
Arnaldo Silva and his daughter, Vanessa, have battled breast cancer together. At StoryCorps they discuss their past and current fights with the dis...

Bought by WEZU


  • Added: Aug 01, 2016
  • Length: 02:11
  • Purchases: 1
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Health inequalities related to obesity and cancer among Latinos in low-resource communities require interventions with a community-engaged approach...

  • Added: Apr 27, 2016
  • Length: :59
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The people who grow and harvest our food risk exposure to toxic pesticides in the fields. This month the EPA published its first update to pesticid...

  • Added: Nov 24, 2015
  • Length: 03:25
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The uninsured rate in the US has dropped sharply down to 12 percent since the Affordable Care Act went into effect. But one group has been left out...

  • Added: Oct 23, 2015
  • Length: 03:16
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Aarthi Narayanan is studying the power of curcumin, made from turmeric roots, in stopping the spread of potentially deadly viruses. She grew up in ...

Bought by WTJU, KKRN, and Accessible Media Inc.


  • Added: Dec 19, 2014
  • Length: 54:01
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Ivan Galvez of Picoso, Credit: Joshua McNichols / Day Job
Ivan Gálvez plays timbales with the Seattle band Picoso. He also scans my brainwaves with an electroencephalogram machine at the hospital where he ...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio and KUOW


  • Added: Jun 11, 2014
  • Length: 11:16
  • Purchases: 2
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20 years ago today (August 24th) Hurricane Andrew turned South Florida upside down. In this hour-long documentary, WLRN uses home videos, archival ...

Bought by KUER, Lower Cape Communications, WRGY, KFAI, KPVL and more


  • Added: Aug 24, 2012
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 8