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Sleep deprivation may lead people to confess to things they haven’t done.

  • Added: Feb 10, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
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Weekly logic, word, letter, or math puzzle. This is #144. The puzzle has been produced weekly since 2013, and is carried on 15 stations. This week'...

  • Added: Feb 09, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
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Indian officials in Bangalore play 'racism dodge ball' over the attack of a Tanzanian student.

  • Added: Feb 09, 2016
  • Length: 06:00
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An unusual and irreverent comic strip about a misfit cat served as inspiration to 20th century poet e e cummings.

  • Added: Feb 08, 2016
  • Length: :58
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Imagine you are children's literature publisher R. A. Montgomery...

  • Added: Feb 08, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
Caption: Maurice Sendak's self-portrait with Mickey Mouse, Credit: Maurice Sendak
Children's author Maurice Sendak was a big collector of Disney paraphenalia

  • Added: Feb 08, 2016
  • Length: :59
Caption: J. California Cooper, Credit: Ellen Banner / The New York Times
J. California Cooper loved playing with paper dolls--even as an adult.

  • Added: Feb 08, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
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The science behind why shoelaces won't stay tied.

  • Added: Feb 08, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
Caption: Charlotte
Responding to his editor about why he wrote his most famous children's novel, E.B. White replied in characteristic good humor.

  • Added: Feb 03, 2016
  • Length: :58
Caption: Allen Ginsberg reading poetry, Credit: The New York Public Library Digital Collections
One of Allen Ginsberg's first publishers was taken to court for a book that an undercover police officer deemed "not fit for children to read."

  • Added: Feb 03, 2016
  • Length: :59
Caption: Frank O'Hara
American poet Frank O'Hara got into trouble with his overbearing mother.

  • Added: Feb 03, 2016
  • Length: :58
Caption: Hunter S. Thompson, Long Beach, California, May 1989, Credit: Rs79
Hunter S. Thompson had his first run-in with federal agents as a young boy during the Louisville summer of 1946

  • Added: Feb 03, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
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Weekly logic, word, letter, or math puzzle. This is #143. The puzzle has been produced weekly since 2013, and is carried on 15 stations. This week'...

  • Added: Feb 02, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
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It’s the great Western discovery of India all over again.

  • Added: Feb 02, 2016
  • Length: 06:00
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This batch of CurrentCast features leaky toilets, teaching kids to save water, property values versus the environment, beer brewers and water effic...

Bought by WETD


  • Added: Feb 01, 2016
  • Length: 20:00
  • Purchases: 1
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90 second modules that celebrate the natural world and bring the wonder of nature into daily life

Bought by KCBX and Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Feb 01, 2016
  • Length: 28:11
  • Purchases: 2
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Scientists uncover the lost astronomical calculations of the Babylonians.

  • Added: Jan 31, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
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The carnivorous Venus flytrap avoids wasting energy digesting non-food items it traps by accident with a bit of math.

  • Added: Jan 31, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
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Weekly logic, word, letter, or math puzzle. This is #142. The puzzle has been produced weekly since 2013, and is carried on 15 stations. This week'...

  • Added: Jan 26, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose, Credit: nataji.org
The mystery of Subhas Chandra Bose has trumped the actual history of Subhas Bose.

  • Added: Jan 26, 2016
  • Length: 06:00
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Leap into leap year with your daily 90-second dose of real science for real people! How to keep your octopus from getting bored…inside Thomas Jeffe...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI, WETD, KSKQ, and KSQM 91.5 FM


  • Added: Jan 25, 2016
  • Length: 31:30
  • Purchases: 4
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This batch of Climate Connections features financing home energy efficiency, the paradox of cheaper LED lights, green furniture designs, driverless...

Bought by WCBU, WLRN, KKWE Niijii Radio, KNAU, KRSC and more


  • Added: Jan 25, 2016
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 16
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Studying how rats respond to the same cues that encourage people to make unwise bets could lead to better treatments for problem gambling.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Jan 24, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Weekly logic, word, letter, or math puzzle. This is #141. The puzzle has been produced weekly since 2013, and is carried on 15 stations. This week'...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
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The discovery of four new short-lived elements may be bringing scientists closer to creating new heavy elements with staying power.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Jan 17, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1