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Caption: Seth Itzkan
To meat or not to meat? That is the question. Recent innovations in lab-grown meats seem to be making non-meat burgers and tacos a tastier option t...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Jun 19, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: John and Molly Chester's Farm
The award winning documentary The Biggest Little Farm is the focus of Dave's conversation with film maker turned farmer John Chester. He and his wi...

  • Added: May 30, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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Was the ancient grain, Kamut, stolen from King Tut's tomb? Probably not, but Kamut still has an interesting origin story.

  • Added: May 30, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
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Medical Mushroom Maximized with Mark Gocke MD Functional Medicine/ Internal Medicine. We talk Mycelium Networks, Lions Mane, Cordyceps, Maitake, an...

  • Added: May 27, 2019
  • Length: 28:01

  • Added: May 21, 2019
  • Length: 02:00
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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Did you know that the herbicide Dicamba, used on genetically modified soybeans, is killing the plants bees depend on for survival? Join Food Sleuth...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Apr 04, 2019
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Kevin Walker
You’re walking the aisles of your local grocery store, picking out fresh ingredients for dinner — you get to the counter, pay for it, bag it, and y...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Mar 27, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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HOUR ONE: "In Search Of Real Food" - Supermarkets are designed to make you think you have a lot of choices. But do you? This hour, reclaiming real ...

  • Added: Feb 01, 2019
  • Length: 01:58:57
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Fermentation and fermented foods continue to be hot topics all over the food world. Our guests take on the microbiome from multiple perspectives.

  • Added: Jan 17, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: A Moment of Science
A Squishy Surprise: Jellyfish Are Popular Prey

  • Added: Jan 14, 2019
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: Mark Schapiro
There’s no time better than after a holiday of feasting to remember where we get our food. Ultimately, most of our complex recipes begin with the s...

  • Added: Nov 28, 2018
  • Length: 29:00

  • Added: Nov 12, 2018
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Nov 09, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: A Moment of Science
Insects Eager to Eat More Crops from Rising Temperatures

  • Added: Nov 09, 2018
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Oct 02, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
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New Year's Resolutions? In this Humankind documentary, we hear from a growing movement of physicians and others who — concerned by the upsurge in o...

Bought by WGCU, KWGS, KVSC, KUT, KSFR and more


  • Added: Oct 01, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 26
Caption: North Carolina State University Ph.D. student Olivia Caretti is hoping to fill some data gaps by using a relatively new method for monitoring aquatic life with underwater microphones, known as hydrophones., Credit: James Morrison
A North Carolina State University researcher is using underwater microphones to help better understand the extensive array of animals living in the...

  • Added: Aug 28, 2018
  • Length: 03:32
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Did you know that a compound largely found in mushrooms could help prevent neuro-degenerative diseases? Join Food Sleuth Radio host and Registered ...

Bought by KVMR and KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: Aug 24, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: A Moment of Science
Would You Eat Fruit That Smelled Like Garbage?

  • Added: Aug 08, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
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Did you know that organic farming methods could help mitigate climate change, reduce pollution and improve the nutritional quality of our diets? J...

Bought by KVMR, KKWE Niijii Radio, and RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Jul 13, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 3

  • Added: Jul 02, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: A Moment of Science
Is It a Waste to Wash Your Recyclables?

  • Added: Jul 02, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
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Did you know that the development of obesity is dependent upon more than simple caloric balance? Join Food Sleuth Radio host and Registered Dietiti...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Jun 29, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Are GMOs the answer to our planet’s food shortage? Or are they jeopardizing our health, crops and climate by creating a destructive cycle of Roundu...

Bought by KPTZ, Port Townsend, WA, WDET Detroit Public Radio, KWIT, Georgia Public Broadcasting, KUHF and more


  • Added: Jun 19, 2018
  • Length: 58:54
  • Purchases: 9