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Caption: What did the world sound like to Australopithecus Africanus?, Credit: Artist's depiction by: J.M. Salas/CC BY-SA 3.0
Scientists re-create how our ancient ancestors heard their world.

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  • Added: Sep 25, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
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DNA evidence is filling in gaps in human history.

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  • Added: Sep 19, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
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An online project allows dog owners to evaluate their dogs’ minds and contribute to scientific research.

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  • Added: Sep 19, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
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Each of us produces a cloud of bacteria as unique as a fingerprint.

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  • Added: Sep 19, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
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Organized clumps of neural tissue called brain organoids could let researchers study neurological disorders in the laboratory.

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  • Added: Sep 19, 2015
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Melatonin could explain why MS symptoms change with the seasons.

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  • Added: Sep 19, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
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Sandip Roy never learned how to fly a kite, and he regrets it every September.

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  • Added: Sep 15, 2015
  • Length: 06:00
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Is your bird feeder a window back to the Cretaceous period?

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  • Added: Sep 11, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
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Caption: A male green frog, Credit: Geoff Giller
Genetically male tadpoles could be turning in females because of the plants in your own backyard.

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  • Added: Sep 11, 2015
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Busy bats are saving farmers a fortune by devouring crop-eating pests.

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  • Added: Sep 11, 2015
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A handheld navigation cube changes shape to guide users in the right direction.

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  • Added: Sep 11, 2015
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Volunteers go on diets of 6,000 calories per day diet to help scientists figure out the link between excess calories and diabetes.

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  • Added: Sep 11, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
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Caption: Kangaroos and humans use their forearms in similar ways., Credit: (Dan Armbrust/CC BY 2.0, via flickr
Kangaroos could inspire the design of better artificial joints.

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  • Added: Sep 11, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
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Caption: Aylan and Galib Kurdi
We are inundated by a circus of gratuitous and salacious images in our media everyday, but one recent photograph has cut through the clutter.

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  • Added: Sep 08, 2015
  • Length: 05:00
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Cells in the immune system follow chemical “breadcrumbs” to find their way to an infection site.

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  • Added: Sep 05, 2015
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Caption: A newborn Australian pot-bellied seahorse emerges from its father’s pouch. , Credit: Rudie Kuiter/Aquatic Photographics
In seahorses, the males get pregnant and nurture the embryos.

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  • Added: Sep 05, 2015
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Plants can help remove explosive toxins from land surrounding military sites and conflict zones.

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  • Added: Sep 05, 2015
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Caption: A set of speakers that made up part of the “phantom road” experiment. , Credit: Chris McClure
Road noise negatively impacts migratory birds.

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  • Added: Sep 05, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
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Ross McKenzie was diagnosed with bipolar disorder, but after 15 years on Lithium, he wasn’t getting any better. He decided to take matters into hi...

Bought by KPVL, WRIR, and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Aug 31, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
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Filmmaker Kerry Candaele’s epiphany on California’s Pacific Coast Highway still resonates with him today.

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  • Added: Aug 30, 2015
  • Length: 05:43
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When infected with a fungus, ants know how to get their medicine and how much to take.

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  • Added: Aug 29, 2015
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Caption: A fossil of a bird-like dinosaur, Anchioris huxleyi,with evidence of pigment and the subcellular organelles that made it. , Credit: Thierry Hubin/RBINS
Pigments preserved in fossils may reveal the color of dinosaurs

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  • Added: Aug 29, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
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The microbes in your household dust can reveal information about your home’s location, who lives there, and even your pets.

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  • Added: Aug 29, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
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Why are religions with moralizing gods so common in today’s world?

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  • Added: Aug 29, 2015
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90 second modules that celebrate the natural world and bring the wonder of nature into daily life

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  • Added: Aug 27, 2015
  • Length: 33:00
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