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Caption: Thedore Bikel, San Francisco, CA 7/31/14 , Credit: Andrea Chase
Theodore Bikel talks not doing the tango, the responsibility of the artist, and why singing a song is never naive.

  • Added: Sep 02, 2014
  • Length: 12:53
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Nick Flynn, author of Another Bullshit Job in Suck City, reads a poem about the late guitarist and songwriter Lou Reed.

  • Added: Sep 02, 2014
  • Length: 02:33
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Kris Kalberer and her teenage daughter, Erika, talk about being homeless.

Bought by WTJU


  • Added: Sep 02, 2014
  • Length: 02:37
  • Purchases: 1
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On this week's Shelf Discovery, Kristin teams up with a troubled teen in Barry Lyga's I Hunt Killers.

  • Added: Sep 02, 2014
  • Length: 03:00
Caption:  Floor in Raphael’s Stanza della Segnatura (library of Pope Julius II). The room signifies unity, and the Star of David which has 6 points represents also the six day creation story which is in the Christian Bible (of course), so there in the floor it
A walking tour of the Vatican's floors, which are frequently made from re-purposed bits of ancient history.

  • Added: Sep 02, 2014
  • Length: 03:16
Caption: BASIL THE BOXER AND MIKE, Credit: MIKE MATTHEWS
Today we hear from Benita, the Disgruntled Fiddle Player, and the Brewmaster, PLUS it's the return of the much loved feature DO YOU KNOW DAT? where...

  • Added: Sep 02, 2014
  • Length: 25:31
Caption: The Railway Man
Steven Jones-Evans - Australian Production Designer - Romper Stomper, Siam Sunset, Ned Kelly, The Children of Huang Shi, The Tree, The Hunter, and ...

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  • Added: Sep 01, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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XPRESSIONS is a series of short, light-hearted features about the origin of popular phrases & sayings of every sort.

  • Added: Sep 01, 2014
  • Length: 01:53
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Get in and get out! It works for the Navy Seals. So why not do the same with a crack team of scientists?

  • Added: Aug 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Changing seasons in New England is well, second nature. But a change in the look of the season is a change that has folks concerned.

  • Added: Aug 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Believe it or not, sometimes, it’s a good idea to be “as cold as ice.” Take, for example, the arctic ground squirrel. He's a creature that knows a ...

  • Added: Aug 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Experts say that as population and water use rise, the world's fresh water supplies are shrinking. Then why don’t we desalinate more sea water and…...

  • Added: Aug 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Nature has a few tricks up her sleeve that can teach us a thing or two about national security. Raphael Sagarin, editor of "Natural Security: A Da...

  • Added: Aug 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Not to bug you with extra noise, but … a rainforest katydid is like you and me in one way. It’s the one bug we know of that hears with a mammal-li...

  • Added: Aug 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Did you know rice doesn’t need to grow in water? In fact, the main reason for rice paddies is to prevent weeds.

  • Added: Aug 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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If you’re looking for nature to somehow save us from global warming, don’t bank on trees. They’re doing the best that they can.

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Aug 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Home, home on the range only covers 20 percent of what it used to. That’s worldwide, according to a new study from the World Wildlife Fund. Human e...

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  • Added: Aug 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Bird watching can be pretty intense. Some birdwatchers travel deep into the Amazon to spy the exquisite Quetzal, or battle surf off the coast of th...

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  • Added: Aug 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Ever wanted to go organic in your garden, but didn’t know how? Well, students in East Palo Alto, California, are learning. In fact, they really di...

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  • Added: Aug 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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For thousands of years, people have celebrated successful harvests. And today, many celebrations are held on or near the Harvest Moon, which occur...

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  • Added: Aug 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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French poet Paul Valery wrote, “the trouble with our times is that the future is not what it used to be.” He might’ve been onto something. Accordin...

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  • Added: Aug 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Unless you like plants, you might find them rather boring. After all, they don’t seem to do much. And, they’re not cute and cuddly. But in fact, th...

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  • Added: Aug 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Think you know how to conserve water? Not like Australia, mate, it's in its worst drought on record. Some toddlers Down Under don't even know what ...

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  • Added: Aug 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Adam and Eve – we’ve been told – lived in the Garden of Eden, a place of crystal clear streams, exotic animals, and vibrant plants. The search for ...

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  • Added: Aug 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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“Get out of my space--or else!” Most people don’t know it, but some plants go to extremes to defend their turf. Some even produce a kind of poison ...

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  • Added: Aug 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1