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Vicki Basman says look down to find the best persimmons. Then, Daniel Orr mushes up persimmon jam. A tutorial on making bone broth. And, the local ...

  • Added: Oct 30, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Fifty-thousand words in a month. How's it going?, Credit: National Novel Writing Month Organizatoin
A newly updated piece on NaNoWriMo. November is National Novel Writing Month, sometimes known as NaNoWriMo. In a studio loft on the Chicago's North...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh and WAMC


  • Added: Oct 29, 2014
  • Length: 05:12
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Cast of Multi Ethnic Theater's "Jitney"
In the garage of a house in San Francisco’s Excelsior district, rehearsal is underway. In the space where a car would normally go is a stage set: a...

  • Added: Oct 27, 2014
  • Length: 07:15
Caption: The 168th class of the Oakland Police Academy, Credit: Kyung Jin Lee
After years of struggle, the Oakland Police Department is finally getting some positive news. Crime rates are down in all major categories, includi...

  • Added: Oct 27, 2014
  • Length: 07:24
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A vibrant mural announces Happy Lot Farm and Garden to visitors and anyone passing by. A greenhouse stands in the middle of the lot, and an improvi...

  • Added: Oct 27, 2014
  • Length: 06:45
Caption: Oliver Jacobson is a music therapist at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital. Here, he plays a session with one of his patients, Maia Mead, Credit: Liz Mak
Oliver Jacobson started playing violin when he was six years old. At 18, he enrolled at Berklee College of Music, one of the top music schools in t...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Oct 27, 2014
  • Length: 09:29
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Sandy Mix teaches piano to Diane Wilson., Credit: Rachel Wong
From the moment Sandy Mix wakes up in the morning, she is thinking about music. Over coffee, she plans the day’s lessons.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Oct 27, 2014
  • Length: 04:58
  • Purchases: 1
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Natural specimens stored for hundreds of years. Code Against Cancer, would you read it? follow it? And 'Art or Not?' - privacy and identity online...

Bought by KMUD and KMXT


  • Added: Oct 26, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 2
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America's Great "Sludge" Lakes? Greenpeace challenges Lego through brandjacking. And why Peru’s Environment Minister is optimistic a climate agreem...

Bought by WFIU and KMXT


  • Added: Oct 26, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Nigeria escapes from Ebola, music returns to Afghanistan, Korean monk mourns enemies, and identifying the remains of fallen soldiers from Falklands...

Bought by WRIR


  • Added: Oct 24, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Croissants from Muddy Fork's brand new bakery. Books about claiming appetite with Vivian Halloran. Pickled radishes and salmon mousseline with Dani...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
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A desperate call for help... Shortages of clinics and trained personnel has caused the catastrophic situation in West Africa. Due to the protective...

  • Added: Oct 23, 2014
  • Length: 03:49
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Bicycles, they're not just a way to get some exercise but can be an essential means of transportation for small business owners. After collecting a...

  • Added: Oct 21, 2014
  • Length: 04:46
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The food crisis deepens in countries affected by Ebola. 75% of Ebola victims are farmers in Sierra Leone. Ebola is having a direct consequence on f...

Bought by Accessible Media Inc.


  • Added: Oct 19, 2014
  • Length: 02:57
  • Purchases: 1
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Have you ever heard of a whale crier? And the world's first self-sufficient island. Also, Italy's famous buffalo mozzarella cheese is causing quite...

Bought by Raven Radio, WFIU, KMXT, and Radio Phoenix


  • Added: Oct 19, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 4
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Polio is on the rise where it was once eradicated. So what's happening with vaccines? And why diseases can re-emerge. Also, are journalist's too ho...

Bought by WYAP, KMUD, KMXT, KVSC, and Radio Phoenix


  • Added: Oct 19, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Isolated Christian villages in northern Iraq are forming their own militias in response to the threat from "Islamic State," and shocking revelation...

Bought by WRIR


  • Added: Oct 17, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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A Rwandan wildlife veterinarian's project seeks to save the endangered grey-crowned crane. The fancy cranes are desired pets for the rich and are f...

  • Added: Oct 17, 2014
  • Length: 02:30
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Vivian Halloran curated an exhibition of historical books about American food. Radish sandwiches as a snack. Two stories from this year's record co...

  • Added: Oct 17, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
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Natasha Mahia, a student at El Dorado elementary school in Visitacion Valley, is one of ROCK’s biggest fans. ROCK stands for Real Options for City ...

  • Added: Oct 16, 2014
  • Length: 04:37
Caption: The Golden Gate Bridge, standing strong., Credit: Isabel Angell
Throughout film history, the Golden Gate Bridge has been leveled in earthquakes, ripped apart by apes, melted, and even bitten in half by a mega-sh...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Oct 14, 2014
  • Length: 07:31
  • Purchases: 1
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Water in your home is a luxury almost 800 million people around the world don't have. Anna Vikky, a German medical student, is changing that by bui...

Bought by Accessible Media Inc. and KUOW


  • Added: Oct 12, 2014
  • Length: 05:51
  • Purchases: 2
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Around 10 percent of world’s cotton comes from Africa. However, most of this cotton is now taken to Asia for further manufacturing. Is Africa's tex...

  • Added: Oct 12, 2014
  • Length: 03:37
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Will technology end the use for translators? Creating computer games that engage personal stories rather than guns. Self-confessed "selfie addict" ...

Bought by KMUD, KUOW, KMXT, Radio Phoenix, and RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Oct 12, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 5
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Hindus adapt traditions and adopt new eco-friendly cremations, world religious leaders speak out on climate change, and Peru's Quechua religion co...

Bought by WFIU, Raven Radio, KMXT, and Radio Phoenix


  • Added: Oct 12, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 4