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Our guest experts give our audience advice on how to bike safely in an urbanized area.

Bought by KUT, KWMR, and KALW

  • Added: Jun 03, 2013
  • Length: 56:27
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Edward Humes, author of Force of Nature with host Greg Dalton, Credit: Sonya Abrams
The number of products claiming to be eco friendly has soared in the last several years. But many consumers are confused about what products really...

Bought by 90.9 WBUR - Boston's NPR News Station

  • Added: May 24, 2013
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: John Bohn, CEO of Renewable Energy Trust, Credit: Rikki Ward
The sun provides less than one percent of American electricity. But there is a solar surge underway and the number of installations grew 75 percent...

  • Added: Apr 24, 2013
  • Length: 58:57
Caption: "O, the fatal Stamp Act" (one colonial newspaper's reaction to the Stamp Act of 1765.)
Just in time for Tax Day, BackStory delves into the long and turbulent history of taxation in America.

Bought by WRIR, WCAI / WNAN, KBRP Community Radio, KFOK-LPFM, WOUB and more

  • Added: Apr 12, 2013
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 13
Caption: Bill McKibben, Founder, and  John Hofmeister, former President, Shell Oil, Credit: Sonya Abrams
Environmentalists and oil executives don’t often sit down to talk to each other. In this program we will have two candid conversations with promine...

Bought by KCPW, KWGS, and KAZU

  • Added: Mar 25, 2013
  • Length: 58:56
  • Purchases: 3
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What got Lewis all the recognition, accolades, awards, articles, honors, and even financial rewards, were the many times she climbed in a lifeboat ...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio

  • Added: Mar 01, 2013
  • Length: 02:40
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Dr. James Hansen,  NASA Scientist, Credit: Ed Ritger
Today we are discussing the science behind the national debate on climate disruption. In this hour we will hear from four scientists about current ...

Bought by KREV-LP

  • Added: Feb 22, 2013
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 1
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George F. Johnson was the owner of the Endicott Johnson Corp. — at one time the country’s leading shoe manufacturer — and one of the nation’s leadi...

  • Added: Feb 19, 2013
  • Length: 11:28
Caption: David Friedman  Deputy director, Union of Concerned Scientists, Credit: Ed Ritger, Photographer
Today we are checking out low carbon lifestyles. In this hour we’ll tackle green myths and discuss what choices are good for your wallet and the pl...

Bought by KUOW, KWIT, 90.5 WSNC, WBEZ, KREV-LP and more

  • Added: Jan 24, 2013
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 8
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On the 40th anniversary of the 1973 Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision legalizing abortion throughout the U.S., series host Martha Burk interviews ...

  • Added: Jan 10, 2013
  • Length: 28:23
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In the 40 years since Our Bodies, Ourselves was first published by the Boston Women's Health Book Collective, the book has been both praised and ba...

Bought by KRZA

  • Added: Jan 10, 2013
  • Length: 28:24
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Richard Lester,  Director, MIT Industrial Performance Center and audience members, Credit: Rikki Ward, Photographer
Entrepreneurs in Silicon Valley and elsewhere are working on better ways of powering the American economy. Some are developing new solar and wind t...

Bought by Nevada Public Radio and KJZZ

  • Added: Dec 26, 2012
  • Length: 58:56
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: San Quentin State Prison
In 1851, the government of the new state of California legalized executions. But it wasn’t until 1891 that the state legislature required all execu...

  • Added: Dec 03, 2012
  • Length: 26:32
Caption: Host Greg Dalton, Credit: Rikki Ward, Photographer
Today we look at the global economy and the fuels that run it. After a hundred years of growth propelled by subsidized fossil fuels and cheap credi...

Bought by KUOW

  • Added: Nov 23, 2012
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 1
Caption:  YES Prep students at an informational session at the University of Oklahoma. YES Prep is a charter school network that serves a low-income population in Houston, Tex. and focuses on getting all of its students accepted into 4-year colleges. , Credit: YES Prep Public Schools
Why are so many low-income students quitting college, and what leads a few to beat the odds and make it through? (8/30/2012)

Bought by KERA and New Hampshire Public Radio

  • Added: Nov 14, 2012
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Lynn Sweet, Washington Bureau Chief for the Chicago Sun Times talks with series host Martha Burk on what it's like to cover the presidential campai...

  • Added: Nov 14, 2012
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Journalist, author and filmmaker Sebastian Junger, Credit: John Russell
Journalist, author and filmmaker Sebastian Junger, who’s traveled to some of the most dangerous places on earth, reflects on the art of storytellin...

Bought by KMXT and KVSC

  • Added: Oct 18, 2012
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 2
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Canadian prison law specialist John Hill interviews American best-selling author and journalist Doug Fine and Canadian former prisoner Robert 'Rosi...

  • Added: Oct 04, 2012
  • Length: 22:08
From: WAMU
Series: Latitudes
Caption: A member of the DC Central Kitchen staff prepares carrots., Credit: Sabri Ben-Achour
What to eat? Where does our food come from? What are its true costs? And is there enough of it to feed the whole world? Our food gives us a lot to...

Bought by KLCC, WORT, Prairie Public, and KZYX

  • Added: Oct 02, 2012
  • Length: 51:28
  • Purchases: 4
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What was the carbon footprint of your dinner last night? This special documentary project examines how the foods we eat affect the planet we inhabi...

Bought by WUIS, KHEN-LP, KPVL, Iowa Public Radio, WHRV and more

  • Added: Oct 02, 2012
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Tricia Rose, Credit: Rama Hughes
In this conversation, Juanita Brown wanted to go beyond the hype that President Obama's election marked "the end of history" in American race relat...

  • Added: Aug 21, 2012
  • Length: 38:28
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Youth-produced content that deals with increased punishments over the years that may intimidate students and influence them to drop out.

  • Added: Aug 20, 2012
  • Length: 10:08
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Youth-produced content exploring the various reasons students drop out of high school, such as bullying and teen pregnancy.

  • Added: Aug 20, 2012
  • Length: 04:59

  • Added: Aug 20, 2012
  • Length: 12:29

  • Added: Aug 20, 2012
  • Length: 15:59