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You can thank fruit flies for your favorite wine’s fruity “nose”.

  • Added: Nov 23, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
Caption: A 17 cm carved stone figurine shown inside the SEM chamber ready for non-destructive imaging and analysis, Credit: (Timothy Rose/Smithsonian)
Modern technology reveals ancient techniques used in the production of purloined antiquities.

  • Added: Nov 23, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
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When children are adopted internationally, the first language they hear as babies may not be entirely lost.

  • Added: Nov 23, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
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Osler keeps getting messages about the virtual memory on his laptop, but isn't what the problem is. Ray and Tom help him out in this week's Ask Dee...

  • Added: Nov 20, 2014
  • Length: 03:30
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Nov. 19th is World Toilet Day, and in developing countries it's serious business.

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  • Added: Nov 18, 2014
  • Length: 04:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: A brainwave-triggered implant which could potentially turn on genes controlling the production of therapeutic proteins., Credit: March Folcher/ETH Zurich
Could brainwaves one day trigger an implant that stops epilepsy and chonic pain episodes before they begin?

  • Added: Nov 16, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
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How many microbes can be shared in a kiss?

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  • Length: 01:00
Caption: Rahul Richard Verma
Rahul Richard Verma would be the first Indian American to be Ambassador to India. Sandip Roy channels the thoughts of ohh about a billion Indians.

  • Added: Nov 11, 2014
  • Length: 04:30
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This round of CurrentCast features stories about migrating birds and drought; dam removal projects; water quality monitoring; and more.

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  • Added: Nov 08, 2014
  • Length: 20:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Shelly is switching to a new internet provider, but she would like to keep the email address she had with her old cable company. Ray and Tom lay ou...

  • Added: Nov 06, 2014
  • Length: 03:30
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Sandip Roy looks at the story behind "Upaj."

  • Added: Nov 04, 2014
  • Length: 04:30
Caption: Ben Todd of Lonesome Shack restores broken guitars, Credit: Joshua McNichols / Day Job
Ben Todd restores guitars for The Trading Musician in Seattle's Roosevelt neighborhood. And he's become deeply embedded in the local music scene. B...

  • Added: Nov 03, 2014
  • Length: 12:56
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This batch of Climate Connections features ecoroofs, smart grids, changing bird habitats, citizen science, and more.

Bought by KISU, KNAU, KWMR, WCBU, WNIJ and more


  • Added: Nov 01, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 10
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Brain scans reveal our political leanings.

  • Added: Nov 01, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
Caption: The practice of cheesemaking goes back many centuries in various cultures around the world. (A page from the 14th century Medieval handbook Taccuino Sanitatis from the Biblioteca Casanatense in Rome, Italy)
Central Europeans developed a dairying culture at least 4,000 years before they evolved the ability to digest milk.

  • Added: Nov 01, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
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2 or 3 or 4 Christmas music favorites rolled into a quick swingin' musical medley. Toe-tappin' and happy!

  • Added: Oct 31, 2014
  • Length: :55
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Technology inspired by nature, to help nature. That's the case at the University of Michigan, where engineer Xiaobo Tan and zoologist Elena Litchma...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Oct 31, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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If you've ever struggled to put dinner-for-four on the table, imagine trying to feed the estimated 9.2 billion people that will be on the planet fo...

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  • Added: Oct 31, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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If you don't have time for gardening, you can still turn over a new leaf -- without turning dirt! That is thanks to farmers who offer personal agri...

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  • Added: Oct 31, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Putting space heaters in caves might sound, well, batty. But it could mean survival for bats in 17 Eastern states where a new disease has killed an...

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  • Added: Oct 31, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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And to the Red Light District, for birds. Migratory birds make amazing journeys to their wintering grounds and back. But conservation scientist Joe...

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  • Added: Oct 31, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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No pesticides in America's classrooms, thank you very much! So says the Environmental Protection Agency. It recently unveiled new guidelines for pe...

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  • Added: Oct 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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What's the best way to capture a tiger? Carefully! That's sure true for scientist Ullas Karanth of the Wildlife Conservation Society. He's carefull...

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  • Added: Oct 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Old-fashioned logic suggests that dead trees pose a greater wildfire risk. And with the pine beetle infestation in recent years leaving thousands o...

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  • Added: Oct 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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We've all heard about rising carbon dioxide levels. It's a major contributor to global warming. Now scientists say more CO2 may -- ironically -- be...

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  • Added: Oct 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1