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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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Tech companies are making billions of dollars off of our data. How did we get here? According to Shoshana Zuboff, author of a new book about survei...

  • Added: Apr 11, 2019
  • Length: 28:53
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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 resilience in ab...

  • Added: Apr 11, 2019
  • Length: 47:12
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With the Green New Deal in the national spotlight, a vigorous debate is happening: how ambitiously and broadly must the U.S. act on climate? Are is...

Bought by NPR Now, MPR News Stations, KHSQ, WLPR, KVMR and more


  • Added: Apr 10, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 7
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With the Green New Deal in the national spotlight, a vigorous debate is happening: how ambitiously and broadly must the U.S. act on climate? Are is...

  • Added: Apr 10, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
Prof. Antonio Damasio discussed the strange order of things.

  • Added: Apr 10, 2019
  • Length: 28:08
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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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Why are new mothers dying at an alarming rate in this country?

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh


  • Added: Apr 10, 2019
  • Length: 21:26
  • Purchases: 1
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On this week’s show, it’s all about bugs and birds. Is it end times for entomology, the study of insects? Can high-frequency, loud electronic music...

Bought by C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Apr 10, 2019
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: 2018 Yuri's Night Los Angeles, Credit: Yuri's Night
The Los Angeles celebration of Yuri’s Night came six days early this year. It attracted hundreds of space party animals, along with record-breaking...

Bought by KDNK, KBUT, KWMR, KRZA, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Apr 10, 2019
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 7
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If you could add a novel sense beyond the normal five, what would you want it to be?

  • Added: Apr 09, 2019
  • Length: 53:57
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Dr. Lisbeth Gronlund, Co-Director of the Global Security Program at the Union of Concerned Scientists, explains the capabilities of the US nuclear ...

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: Apr 09, 2019
  • Length: 29:11
  • Purchases: 1
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Meet C. explodens; worker ants who rupture their own abdomens--filled with toxic goo--to protect the colony from predators.

  • Added: Apr 09, 2019
  • Length: 03:59
Caption: Phytoplankton (and algae) form the lowest trophic level, the base of the aquatic food web, Credit: NOAA | www.noaa.gov
Food webs describe who eats whom in an ecological community. In the aquatic food web, humans feed down the food chain, consuming lesser and lesser ...

  • Added: Apr 09, 2019
  • Length: 05:27
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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
Caption: Go With the Flow, Credit: Seth Shostak
Solid materials get all the credit. Don’t get us wrong, we depend on their firmness for bridges, bones, and bento boxes. But liquids do us a solid...

Bought by Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, KICI, Royalton Community Radio, WMUU-LP, WHCP-LP and more


  • Added: Apr 08, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
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This Country Is Warming Twice as Fast as the Rest of the World. That story and more on H2O Radio’s weekly news report about water.

Bought by KSFR, WRST-FM Oshkosh, KMXT, KKFI, KKRN and more


  • Added: Apr 07, 2019
  • Length: 06:50
  • Purchases: 6
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Without followup data, many if not most of the Earth approaching objects would be lost as they move away from us leaving us with no idea when they...

Bought by KKRN and KUPR low power FM


  • Added: Apr 06, 2019
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Naturalist Chel Anderson tells CJ Heithoff about one early spring migrant she recently spotted in this edition of North Woods Naturalist.

  • Added: Apr 06, 2019
  • Length: 05:52
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WTIP's CJ Heithoff talks with naturalist Chel Anderson about ravens in this edition of North Woods Naturalist.

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh


  • Added: Apr 06, 2019
  • Length: 07:24
  • Purchases: 1
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It's certainly been a snowy winter on the North Shore. Naturalist Chel Anderson fills us in on the detail of just how much snow we've seen, as wel...

  • Added: Apr 06, 2019
  • Length: 06:29
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Life is still flourishing underneath the winter ice despite the bitterly cold temperatures we've experienced this season. WTIP's CJ Heithoff talk...

  • Added: Apr 06, 2019
  • Length: 07:14
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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 thriving workpla...

  • Added: Apr 05, 2019
  • Length: 52:15
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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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-The near-Earth edge of space, where astronauts and low-orbiting spacecraft fly, is far from empty.

Bought by WUGA (part of GPB), KXCV, Troy Public Radio, and WNMU-FM


  • Added: Apr 05, 2019
  • Length: :29
  • Purchases: 4