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Caption: kime, alexander coleman, Credit: alexander coleman kime
One day we'll probably all laugh at this lofi hip hop the same way we do smooth jazz, but ya know for the time being I think it makes pretty OK bac...

  • Added: Mar 28, 2019
  • Length: 01:31
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This week on the show: Sometimes it gets dark before it gets light - Want to feel joy? Listen to death metal, says a surprising new study. Also o...

Bought by C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Mar 27, 2019
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Mar 22, 2019
  • Length: 02:00
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Singer songwriter Beth Nielsen Chapman has carved out a career of over two and a half decades writing hit songs for artist like Faith Hill, Willie ...

Bought by WMUU-LP and KUFM - Montana Public Radio


  • Added: Dec 05, 2018
  • Length: 29:30
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Creative Brains, Credit: Seth Shostak
Many animals are industrious and clever, but humans are unique in their creative and inventive impulses. Composer Anthony Brandt and neuroscientist...

Bought by KFOI Radio, CHSR-FM 97.9, KTSW 89.9, WRST-FM Oshkosh, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Dec 03, 2018
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 9
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We're taking a big looping road trip across the Mojave, from Area 51 to the Singing Sand Dunes of Kelso. With guest Jeremy Corbell on his new docum...

Bought by KFCF FM


  • Added: Nov 30, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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This week on the show: Remember December? - It may just be the "Most wonderful time of the year," but Christmas shopping can act like cocaine on ...

Bought by C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Nov 28, 2018
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
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A physicist and a jazz musician walk into a bar... Well, actually, into KAXe's studio: Sam Miltichand Aaron Wenger talk on Stay Human, about making...

  • Added: Oct 09, 2018
  • Length: 59:26
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Cosmic Healing & Cracking the Cosmic Code with Dr. Stephon Alexander Jazz of Physics Author & Brown University Professor. Dr Alexander is currentl...

Bought by KFOI Radio


  • Added: Sep 30, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Opening is a piece of radio art that has as an axis an interview the English physicist Julian Barbour and his theory about time.

  • Added: Aug 14, 2018
  • Length: 41:12
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If you've ever wondered why you break out into song and dance when music comes on we have the science and research to answer that very question!

Bought by WOUB, WYAP, KRSC, Goat Radio, and KWIT


  • Added: Jun 19, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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She's tired of undoing harmful changes to El Dorado County that are voted into effect by the chamber darlings...

  • Added: May 18, 2018
  • Length: 02:40:35
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The CD is going the way of the cassette and 8-track and here is why.

Bought by WSGE, KWIT, WOUB, KSKQ, WYAP and more


  • Added: May 01, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
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HOUR ONE: "After 30 Years of Prozac" - Happy 30th birthday Prozac. We've had three decades of the drug, so why are we still depressed? HOUR TWO: ...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2018
  • Length: 01:58:56
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Episode topics: Music therapy and the healing power of pets.

Bought by WNYO and WNMU-FM


  • Added: Jan 02, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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John F. Kennedy said, “Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.” Well, that won’t ...

  • Added: Dec 27, 2017
  • Length: 01:05:00
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HOUR ONE: "Burnout" - Ever get the Sunday Night Blues? This hour, how to take back your weekends and the culture of overwork. HOUR TWO: "Getting ...

  • Added: Nov 17, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:58
Caption: NASA's Golden Record, Credit: NASA
We wanted to know what's out there. We wanted to tell our stories, too. So we sent a message in a bottle out into interstellar space. The NASA Voya...

Bought by WVTF


  • Added: Nov 02, 2017
  • Length: 03:47:58
  • Purchases: 1
From: KSLU
Series: Rock School
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Following the discovery that music can cure hangovers, we feature some of the best tracks to calm your post-party illnesses.

Bought by KSKQ, KTRL, WOUB, KWIT, WYAP and more


  • Added: Oct 24, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Keith Johnson
Host Rich Reardin talks with legendary audio recording innovator, recording and mastering engineer Keith Johnson.

  • Added: Oct 13, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:00
Caption: Composer Matthew Burtner, Credit: Matthew Burtner
The Alaskan wilderness is experiencing a major meltdown, but not all will be lost. Thanks to a musician in Virginia, the sounds of Alaska’s glacier...

Bought by KENW and WOUB


  • Added: Jun 30, 2017
  • Length: 03:29
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: The Wine Fellers
Would you try Cow Urine Soda? How about Baby Mice Wine?

  • Added: Jun 20, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:00
Caption: Renee Fleming with Hartmut Hoell, Credit:  Bob Millard
Renée Fleming along with other musicians and scientists look at the remarkable ability of music to make us whole.

Bought by KVNF and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Jun 16, 2017
  • Length: 29:29
  • Purchases: 2
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How can sound heal a body? With our guides, Susan Rogers—who recorded albums for Prince and David Byrne—and hypnotherapist Daniel Ryan, we explore ...

  • Added: Jun 15, 2017
  • Length: 35:28
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Why environmental scientists are transforming big data into music.

Bought by KWMR and KRZA


  • Added: Jun 01, 2017
  • Length: 19:40
  • Purchases: 2