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Have you ever moved to a new place and had a hard time adjusting? Imagine if you moved to another continent, with a new language and new customs, a...

  • Added: May 11, 2018
  • Length: 34:53
Caption: Icebergs at Sunset, Greenland, Credit: Lee Narraway, Students on Ice 2017
We’ve all heard that hopping on a plane is one of the worst things we can do for the climate. So how do we justify the environmental costs of world...

Bought by KPTZ, Port Townsend, WA, KWIT, and NPR Now


  • Added: Mar 28, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3
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Ambushed by a menacing dog, a physics teacher taps into some unconventional wisdom in his attempt to flee.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Mar 27, 2018
  • Length: 05:25
  • Purchases: 1
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On this episode of Art Beat, we go to the Frozen River Film Festival to talk to the director of Conversations at the Border, which captures life on...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2018
  • Length: 09:37
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Co-Hosts Gregg McVicar and Gabriela Castelán continue their exploration of Cuba, meeting locals in music and the arts. In Hour 2, we'll dive into ...

  • Added: Mar 18, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:50
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With slow travel nearly forgotten, some explorers are rediscovering its charm. Adventurer and writer Stevie Anna Plummer, a former Cook County resi...

  • Added: Feb 20, 2018
  • Length: 19:18
Caption: Richard Elliott Friedman, The Exodus & Wayne Potter and Pam Brown
Biblical scholar, Richard Friedman, makes the case for an historical exodus and its influence on humanity.

Bought by KPIP-LP and WETS


  • Added: Feb 10, 2018
  • Length: 54:02
  • Purchases: 2
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In “Himalayan Bound: One Family’s Quest to Save Their Animals–And an Ancient Way of Life” New Mexico-based Michael Benanav travels to northern Indi...

Bought by KSFR


  • Added: Jan 19, 2018
  • Length: 09:49
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: A jungle cat (aka not a Tiger), Credit: Sandip Roy
What's in a tiger sighting? For some it's more important than anything else.

  • Added: Jan 15, 2018
  • Length: 06:00
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The hypothesis that Oumuamua, the interstellar space rock, is an alien probe is pretty farfetched, however, how it came to have it's current shape ...

Bought by WTIP, WEJP-LP 107.1, KBMF 102.5FM Butte, Montana, KKRN, KUPR low power FM and more


  • Added: Jan 04, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: ACTFL Booth 2017
As we close Season One of America the Bilingual, we are filled with gratitude for the hundreds of interviewees—teachers, scholars, and bilinguals o...

  • Added: Jan 02, 2018
  • Length: 08:13
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A large asteroid barely missies being classified by NASA as potentially hazardous.

Bought by WTIP, WEJP-LP 107.1, KBMF 102.5FM Butte, Montana, KUPR low power FM, WLPR and more


  • Added: Dec 28, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Aten asteroids can make close approaches to Earth. They are difficult to discover because they spend most of their time inside our orbit with thei...

Bought by WTIP, WEJP-LP 107.1, KBMF 102.5FM Butte, Montana, KUPR low power FM, WLPR and more


  • Added: Dec 28, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 7
From: Fil Corbitt
Series: Van Sounds
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A Basque American cocktail and a bitter, brown western tradition.

  • Added: Dec 07, 2017
  • Length: 23:29
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To cut the mission time to Mars, the risks, and the mass of supplies required for such a prolonged space mission NASA is looking at alternative mea...

Bought by KBMF 102.5FM Butte, Montana, KUPR low power FM, WLPR, KKRN, KSFR and more


  • Added: Nov 29, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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On it's gravitational leash, Earth's pet space rock, 2016 HO3, accompanies us at a distance of between 38 and 100 times the Moon's distance from Ea...

Bought by KBMF 102.5FM Butte, Montana, KUPR low power FM, WTIP, KKRN, and KSFR


  • Added: Nov 09, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Aubrey Bertram traveled to East Asia to help animals that had been abused by humans. But a harrowing experience taught her that good intentions mig...

Bought by KUER, KRZA, and PRX Remix


  • Added: Nov 08, 2017
  • Length: 18:24
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Kenya road, Credit: courtesy Bill Hansen
Bill Hansen, active community leader and former longtime owner of Sawbill Canoe Outfitters, spent two weeks in Kenya recently with his son, Adam. H...

  • Added: Oct 31, 2017
  • Length: 31:39
Caption: Episode 16
When older adults learn another language, they don’t have the advantages of toddlers, whose minds are wired to learn two or three languages simulta...

  • Added: Oct 30, 2017
  • Length: 28:54
Caption: A street scene in Cap-Haïtien, Haiti., Credit:  Wynne Muscatine Graham
TriPod: New Orleans at 300 returns with an hour-long special that explores two places linked in history. called “Haiti and New Orleans: Is the Feel...

Bought by KISA Digital Studios and WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: Oct 27, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Laine Kaplan-Levenson in Jacmel, Haiti. , Credit:  Andre Paultre
In this edition of TriPod Xtras, host Laine Kaplan-Levenson sits down with WWNO’s Janae Pierre to talk about a recent trip to Haiti, the end of Tri...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2017
  • Length: 10:56
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Eleanor Brown is the editor of this collection of all-new essays. It features the work of 18 popular women fiction writers who present their own p...

  • Added: Oct 19, 2017
  • Length: 09:53
Caption: Seal Awardees
He was rich, persuasive — and wrong. But Ron Unz succeeded in leading our most populous state down a dark path in the history of language education...

  • Added: Oct 11, 2017
  • Length: 30:16
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A partnership with yeast and algae will enable spacefaring humans to use their waste products to produce food and plastics during long duration spa...

Bought by WLPR, KBMF 102.5FM Butte, Montana, KSFR, KKRN, KRWG and more


  • Added: Sep 21, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 7
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The moon cycle from new moon through full moon and back to new moon again was used by many nations to regulate their activities and forms the basis...

Bought by KBMF 102.5FM Butte, Montana, WLPR, KKRN, KRWG, KIDE Hoopa Tribal Radio 91.3fm and more


  • Added: Sep 21, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6