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In 1972 Apollo 16 astronauts took an ultraviolet image of the Earth from the Moon which shows that like the Sun ,the Earth too, has a faint corona...

  • Added: Apr 25, 2019
  • Length: 02:00
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In this edition of The Onco’Zine Brief Peter Hofland talks with Dr. Kenneth Vega, chief of Gastroenterology and co-director of the Digestive Health...

  • Added: Apr 23, 2019
  • Length: 43:06
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This batch of CurrentCast features on the road to cleaner water, multiplying mussels, re-envisioning the rivers, the dirt on sediment pollution, an...

  • Added: Apr 22, 2019
  • Length: 20:00
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In this edition of The Onco’Zine Brief Peter Hofland talks with Padma Sundar. Ms. Sundar is Vice President of Strategy and Market Access at CellMa...

  • Added: Apr 16, 2019
  • Length: 45:19
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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 KBUU, Tri States Public Radio, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, KENW, KACU and more


  • Added: Apr 15, 2019
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 15
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A black hole revealed, and unsuccessful lunar landing, and a very successful Falcon Heavy launch.

  • Added: Apr 12, 2019
  • Length: 06:30
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Global demand for beef, chicken, and pork continues to rise. So do concerns about environmental and other costs. Will reconciling these two forces ...

  • Added: Apr 11, 2019
  • Length: 53:29
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Our guests, Jeremy Berg (editor of Science magazine) and Mylynda Massart (a primary care physician with a special interest in genetics), discuss ho...

  • Added: Apr 10, 2019
  • Length: 29:20
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In this edition of The Onco’Zine Brief Peter Hofland, PhD talks with Nader Sanai, MD, an internationally-recognized neurosurgical oncologist with c...

  • Added: Apr 09, 2019
  • Length: 48:03
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In this edition of The Onco’Zine Brief Peter Hofland talks with Robert Goff about Medical Debt. Goff is one of the co-authors of a new book (“End ...

  • Added: Apr 05, 2019
  • Length: 48:02
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Good intentions are nice, but with so many resources poured into social programs, wouldn’t it be even nicer to know what actually works?

  • Added: Apr 04, 2019
  • Length: 53:29
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Research with commuters in Durham, NC shows what gets them to leave their cars behind and take alternate transportation.

  • Added: Apr 03, 2019
  • Length: 03:18
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Research shows that when people are reminded that they are parents, they are more likely to be concerned about climate change.

  • Added: Apr 03, 2019
  • Length: 03:15
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This week in The Onco’Zine Brief Peter Hofland, Ph.D talks with Guy Chamberland, M.Sc., Ph.D, about medicinal cannabis. Chamberland, is a Master ...

  • Added: Apr 01, 2019
  • Length: 48:15
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In the third and final part of a 3-part series about colorectal cancer, developed in collaboration with the online journal OncoZine at www.oncozine...

  • Added: Mar 31, 2019
  • Length: 40:08
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In the second part of a 3-part series about colorectal cancer developed in collaboration with the online journal, OncoZine at www.oncozine.com, Pet...

  • Added: Mar 31, 2019
  • Length: 45:48
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This week’s topics include best medicines for atrial fibrillation when a stent is used, the an envelope for cardiac devices to reduce infection ris...

  • Added: Mar 26, 2019
  • Length: 11:58
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This week’s topics include vaccines and autism, the effects of low-dose aspirin after prostate cancer diagnosis, wearable technologies and surgery ...

  • Added: Mar 26, 2019
  • Length: 10:43
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This week’s topics include testing for breast cancer mutations, peanut allergy treatment, aspirin use for prevention, and FIT testing for colorecta...

  • Added: Mar 26, 2019
  • Length: 12:20
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This week’s topics include complications of shoulder surgery, induction of labor, sepsis and death and bag ventilation at intubation.

  • Added: Mar 26, 2019
  • Length: 11:15
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This week’s topics include push-ups and mortality, primary care physicians and mortality, osteoporosis in men and early initiation of MS therapy.

  • Added: Mar 26, 2019
  • Length: 11:37
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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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If you think talent and hard work give top athletes all the leverage to succeed, think again. As employees in the Sports-Industrial Complex, they’v...

  • Added: Mar 21, 2019
  • Length: 53:28
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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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For most of us, the athletes are what make sports interesting. But if you own the team or run the league, your players are essentially very expensi...

  • Added: Mar 14, 2019
  • Length: 53:29