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A lockdown happens when correctional officers decide there is a threat to the safety and security of a prison. That might be a fight, an assault, o...

  • Added: Jul 30, 2015
  • Length: 07:18
Caption: Shashi Tharoor
It’s not a kitten video or an on-air blooper or a wardrobe malfunction. Who would have thought a 15 minute debating society speech could go viral? ...

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  • Added: Jul 28, 2015
  • Length: 06:00
  • Purchases: 1
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This week marks the 350th episode of World Ocean Radio, a weekly program of five-minute audio essays on a wide range of ocean issues from science a...

  • Added: Jul 28, 2015
  • Length: 05:30
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There are often situations in life when you might want or need a how-to manual, but none exists. One harsh example would be adjusting to life in pr...

  • Added: Jul 23, 2015
  • Length: 06:06
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Jonathan Chiu is an inmate at San Quentin State Prison. He was born in Hong Kong in 1982 and moved to the United States with is family when he was...

  • Added: Jul 23, 2015
  • Length: 05:21
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The global water crisis and the prospects for future water resources is forcing adjustments for how we measure its use, how it is valued, and how (...

  • Added: Jul 21, 2015
  • Length: 05:22
Caption: Naveed Mahbub
What do immigrants carry with them to America? The obvious reminders of home -- Spices. Pressure cookers. Pickles. What’s far more unpredictable i...

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  • Added: Jul 20, 2015
  • Length: 05:58
  • Purchases: 1
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This week's presentation is a music experience unlike anything ever done before on The Appetizer Radio Show. As host D Grant Smith prepares to cele...

  • Added: Jul 17, 2015
  • Length: 59:02
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Twenty four hours or so have passed since a portrait of the older Atticus Finch as a bigot, complaining about the integration of “Negroes” into th...

  • Added: Jul 16, 2015
  • Length: 04:07
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A girl who is really, really proud to be from Montana.

  • Added: Jul 15, 2015
  • Length: 13:52
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The full first episode of the new podcast Last Best Stories. It's Montana-made radio that's not technically on the radio.

  • Added: Jul 15, 2015
  • Length: 16:48
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Part 2 of Audio Revolution MIXTAPE #5 presents more powerful stories told by youth at the Global Leadership Forum 2014 held at the United World Col...

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  • Added: Jul 13, 2015
  • Length: 27:55
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Imported cars awating delivery, Credit: businessinsider.com/unsold-cars-around-the-world-2009-2
In last week's edition of World Ocean Radio we urged listeners to measure their water footprint using the WaterFootprint.org water calculator. In t...

  • Added: Jul 13, 2015
  • Length: 05:34
Caption: Austin musician Sly Campbell, Credit: Joe Hollowy
An illustrative profile of the Austin's Long Branch Inn weekly blues jam, coordinated by Harold McMillan of DiverseArts Culture Works.

  • Added: Jul 12, 2015
  • Length: 05:19
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Part one of Audio Revolution MIXTAPE #5 presents a powerful selection of stories made by youth at the Global Leadership Forum 2014 held at the Unit...

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  • Added: Jul 09, 2015
  • Length: 27:54
  • Purchases: 2
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Learn all you need to know about this season's production of "Much Ado About Nothing" directed by James (Jim) Edmondson! We'll go over the cliff no...

  • Added: Jul 08, 2015
  • Length: 05:20
Caption: Rare Mangoes at a festival, Credit: Sandip Roy
What we call mango in English has a hundred different names in India. Indians don’t love their mangos. They form fanatical fan clubs of different k...

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  • Added: Jul 07, 2015
  • Length: 06:00
  • Purchases: 2
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The global water crisis and the prospects for future water resources is forcing adjustments for how we measure the water that is used, how it is va...

  • Added: Jul 06, 2015
  • Length: 05:19
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You need to be practical in your financial decisions and make financial wisdom work for you. Take the financial advice of experts with a grain of s...

  • Added: Jul 02, 2015
  • Length: 03:46
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You might be a compulsive shopper if - you shop when you are upset, or always have to get something on sale. These are just a couple of the symptoms.

  • Added: Jul 02, 2015
  • Length: 03:50
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Here are 5 simple methods you can use to free up some cash. We often overlook the simple things that will save us the most money.

  • Added: Jul 02, 2015
  • Length: 02:50
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A couple of cheap methods to save money and help with recycling.

  • Added: Jul 02, 2015
  • Length: 01:35
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There are many discounts available, you just have to ask. Students, military persons, people over 55 are just some of the categories. You can save ...

  • Added: Jul 02, 2015
  • Length: 04:11
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Tracking your expenses is a good habit to get into, it allows you to see your actual spending and compare it with your budget. Just having a budget...

  • Added: Jul 02, 2015
  • Length: 04:23
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The next time you are ready to purchase something, stop and think. Do I really need this item? Can I find a good, second-hand item for much less...

  • Added: Jul 02, 2015
  • Length: 02:39