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According to David Wallace-Wells, we’re cooked – literally. In his new book The Uninhabitable Earth, Wallace-Wells explores how climate change will...

  • Added: Jun 25, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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According to David Wallace-Wells, we’re cooked – literally. In his new book "The Uninhabitable Earth," Wallace-Wells explores how climate change wi...

  • Added: Jun 25, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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Until the mid-1990s, the Redwood Industry dominated much of North Coast economy. In the mid-1990s, due to a number of circumstances particularly in...

  • Added: Jun 25, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Commander David McKinney, a spokesman for the U.S. Naval Academy, stands alongside a sinkhole on the Severn River waterfront, where the Academy plans to build a new seawall to better withstand flooding., Credit: Jay Price/American Homefront
The Government Accountability Office says the military isn't doing enough to deal with the effects of climate change, after more than $9 billion in...

  • Added: Jun 25, 2019
  • Length: 04:05
Caption: Dean Hartley
We have entered a brand new era of persuasion. This is completely untested water’s. In a world of everything computer, a world where our household ...

  • Added: Jun 24, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Animals Like Us, Credit: Seth Shostak
Laughing rats, sorrowful elephants, joyful chimpanzees. The more carefully we observe, and the more we learn about animals, the closer their emoti...

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Jun 24, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Are Nitrates in Water Causing Cancer? That story and more on H2O Radio’s weekly news report about water.

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, KRZA, KKFI, and KSFR


  • Added: Jun 23, 2019
  • Length: 06:41
  • Purchases: 4
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HOUR ONE: "Pick Your Poison" - A weapon? A medicine? A murder mystery plot? Take your pick. HOUR TWO: "Who's Watching Us" - Think you've got noth...

  • Added: Jun 21, 2019
  • Length: 01:58:58
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HOUR ONE: "Why Do We Meet?" - Studies show we're all disappointed with our friendships. Is it time to rethink the way we gather? HOUR TWO: "Worsh...

  • Added: Jun 21, 2019
  • Length: 01:58:58
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Could our universe be just one among an infinite number of universes in the multiverse?

  • Added: Jun 21, 2019
  • Length: 53:59
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Statistically, asteroid hunters are thought to have discovered 90 to 95% of the Earth approaching asteroids larger than about 3,000 feet in diamete...

  • Added: Jun 21, 2019
  • Length: 02:00
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Did you know that Alzheimer’s disease is considered a global health threat, and that diet, exercise, sleep, and common drugs can influence our risk...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Jun 20, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Produce, consume, discard; we all know the routine. Raw materials are extracted, produced into goods, and used -- sometimes only once -- before tur...

  • Added: Jun 20, 2019
  • Length: 58:55
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Produce, consume, discard; we all know the routine. Raw materials are extracted, produced into goods, and used -- sometimes only once -- before tur...

Bought by WLPR and KUHF


  • Added: Jun 20, 2019
  • Length: 58:55
  • Purchases: 2
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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...

  • Added: Jun 20, 2019
  • Length: 59:02
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Mala Mujer or Cnidoscolus angustidens is an interesting plant in Euphorbiaceae, the spurge family. It’s found in southeastern Arizona and south in...

  • Added: Jun 19, 2019
  • Length: 05:09
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I revealed most of my personal chicken history in this show. It is an ongoing saga, though I am much more in control of my crazy love for chickens....

  • Added: Jun 19, 2019
  • Length: 04:46
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I do love wandering around little towns and Willcox is a fun one to poke around in. And it is true that the town of Willcox is an excellent base c...

  • Added: Jun 19, 2019
  • Length: 05:06
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My name is Catherine Weibel. I am a junior in Physics and Applied Math at the University of Arizona. I work as an undergraduate research assistant ...

  • Added: Jun 19, 2019
  • Length: 05:17
Caption: Marcia Bjornerud
Dave visits with Lawrence University Geology Professor Marcia Bjornerud, author of the new book: Timefulness: How Thinking Like A Geologist Can Hel...

  • Added: Jun 19, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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Purpose-driven and consciously prepared brain food from the beaches of Malibu, California. Join us on this week’s show focusing on emotional clutte...

  • Added: Jun 19, 2019
  • Length: 54:43
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This batch of CurrentCast features caring for the roads less travelled, fish talk, a salamander hell-bent on clean water, trees as stormwater manag...

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Jun 19, 2019
  • Length: 20:00
  • Purchases: 1
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We all like to throw around terms that describe human behavior — “bystander apathy” and “steep learning curve” and “hard-wired.” Most of the time, ...

  • Added: Jun 19, 2019
  • Length: 53:29
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
Ms. Katherine Eban discussed problems with the generic drug industry.

  • Added: Jun 19, 2019
  • Length: 19:18
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This week on the show: Drawing the line - What we smell influences our intestines, how a "smart school" in China spies on its pupils, and fac...

  • Added: Jun 19, 2019
  • Length: 30:00