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Caption: Fresh Water Ecoregions, Credit: conservationgateway.org
This week on World Ocean Radio we talk about springs, those fresh water seeps that serve as an integral part of the earth's water system. We introd...

Bought by KSFR

  • Added: Dec 12, 2017
  • Length: 05:32
  • Purchases: 1
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Michael Goldberg shares thoughts about encounters with wolves and other predators in this segment of Stay Human.

  • Added: Dec 11, 2017
  • Length: 59:24
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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Poet Mike Finley shares his poem "Wrecked Christmas" on this weeks segment of Wordish.

  • Added: Dec 06, 2017
  • Length: 02:04
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Understanding race in America requires understanding its relationship to class.

Bought by PRX Remix

  • Added: Dec 05, 2017
  • Length: 13:34
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Plastic pollution "confetti" mixes with baby blue velellas in the northern pacific plastic gyre., Credit: Karin Malmstrom, Marine Photobank
In this issue of World Ocean Radio we ask who benefits from current solutions to ocean acidification, co2 emissions, and plastic pollution, and if ...

  • Added: Dec 04, 2017
  • Length: 05:13
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A work of art sparking protest is nothing new, but Padmavati takes the art of taking offence to another level.

  • Added: Dec 04, 2017
  • Length: 06:00
Caption: Howard Blackburn, Credit: Cape Ann Museum
Howard Blackburn should have been a statistic. Instead, he became a hero.

Bought by WMPG, WXAV 88.3FM, and PRX Remix

  • Added: Dec 03, 2017
  • Length: 13:20
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Ocean surface model created using MATLAB
In this week's episode of World Ocean Radio, host Peter Neill outlines some of the various applications of the oft-times controversial artificial i...

  • Added: Nov 28, 2017
  • Length: 05:12
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Once the white man came to India to lift the natives out of their heathen darkness (and take their jute, iron and Kohinoor diamond). But in the fil...

  • Added: Nov 27, 2017
  • Length: 06:00
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Steve Downing talks about weather, travel and being a holiday curmudgeon.

  • Added: Nov 27, 2017
  • Length: 04:07
Caption: Russian nuclear-powered icebreaker YAMAL. , Credit: Wikimedia Commons
Who Owns the Economic Rights to Arctic Resources? This week on World Ocean Radio: part five of a multi-part series on the Arctic. In this episode, ...

  • Added: Nov 15, 2017
  • Length: 05:12
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Michael Goldberg shares his special "Home" edition in this segment of Stay Human.

  • Added: Nov 13, 2017
  • Length: 57:52
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Writer Mark Elliot shares some family history in "Grandpa's Last Trip" on this weeks segment of Wordish.

  • Added: Nov 13, 2017
  • Length: 03:47
Caption: Richard Rodriguez, Credit: Arvind Kumar
While America is mixing, we are seeing the rise of pure white nationalism. But when the search for that identity burns like a tiki torch on main s...

  • Added: Nov 13, 2017
  • Length: 05:55
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An hour of storytelling about life on and around Fort Bragg, N.C. Recorded live at the Airborne and Special Operations Museum in Fayetteville, N.C.

Bought by WFAE

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  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Inukshuk in Rankin Inlet, Nunavut, Canada. Inukshuk are stone structures constructed to communicate with humans throughout the Arctic. Traditionally constructed by the Inuit, the word means “to act in the capacity of a human.”
Health and Welfare of the Indigenous People of the Arctic. In this episode, host Peter Neill examines the rights of the indigenous peoples of the A...

  • Added: Nov 08, 2017
  • Length: 09:44
Caption: New America Media Logo
Sandy Close, a MacArthur genius with an idea a minute, created an organization of ethnic media providers 20 years ago so as to fill in the gaps of ...

  • Added: Nov 07, 2017
  • Length: 06:00
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The "MeToo" hashtag carries more weight than your average social media meme.

Bought by WAMC

  • Added: Nov 01, 2017
  • Length: 06:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Steve Downing shares an essay on the much-debated divide between urban and rural populations in Minnesota.

  • Added: Oct 27, 2017
  • Length: 03:54
Caption: Ashe Bhosle in Kolkata, Credit: Sandip Roy
Once Asha effortlessly brought India to my kitchen in California. Now she transported me from a balmy night in a park in Kolkata to a foggy evening...

  • Added: Oct 26, 2017
  • Length: 06:00
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In this episode of World Ocean Radio, host Peter Neill examines a variety of ecosystem services scenarios that look beyond current models and may h...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2017
  • Length: 05:11
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On this segment of Stay Human, Michael Goldberg pays tribute to the river.

  • Added: Oct 23, 2017
  • Length: 59:46
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"Soul of the Sea in the Age of the Algorithm" is a new book by Dr. Gregory Stone and Nishan Degnarain, produced in association with World Ocean Obs...

  • Added: Oct 18, 2017
  • Length: 04:37
Caption: Chinna Masta Kali, Credit: Sandip Roy
Sandip Roy has a different perspective on India's version of Halloween.

  • Added: Oct 17, 2017
  • Length: 06:00