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Caption: Bill Nye at the LightSail countdown celebration., Credit: Loren Roberts
LightSail, the Planetary Society’s innovative solar sail cubesat, will ride into space on the huge SpaceX Falcon Heavy, now in development. Bill N...

Bought by WXAV 88.3FM


  • Added: Jul 15, 2014
  • Length: 28:51
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Scrum-1, Credit: Maree Reveley
They say a smart athlete will use their head. But what if using your head cost you everything? That's a question being asked in locker rooms the wo...

  • Added: Jul 07, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Paul Deiro, Energy Lobbyist, KP Public Affairs, Credit:  Ed Ritger
Fracking, or hydraulic fracturing, has changed the energy landscape across America by making natural gas abundant and cheap. To some it’s a blessin...

Bought by WCQS


  • Added: Jun 20, 2014
  • Length: 58:55
  • Purchases: 1
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In this episode, Bo, Kim, and Todd host this episode in front of a live audience at the AHA Conference in Philadelphia. Our guest is Lifetime Achie...

  • Added: Jun 11, 2014
  • Length: 53:24
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For the past fifty years physicists around the world have been trying to create a fusion power reactor, harnessing the processes deep inside of sta...

  • Added: Jun 04, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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An exploration of the causes behind honeybee population declines, featuring discussions with beekeepers and scientists.

Bought by KGNU


  • Added: May 29, 2014
  • Length: 57:48
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Title: Nicholas Stern, Former World Bank Chief Economist; Professor of Economics, London School of Economics, Credit:  Ed Ritger
Today we are talking about our green future – green energy and greenbacks. The news for business is good: When companies use less energy, they save...

Bought by KJZZ and WUIS


  • Added: May 21, 2014
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 2
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Four stories of people who have done wrong, been wronged, or gotten caught somewhere in-between.

Bought by WUNC, WFPL News, KOSU, 90.5 WESA, WBEZ and more


  • Added: May 19, 2014
  • Length: 53:24
  • Purchases: 6
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Episode sixty-nine has arrived in a totally cybernetic way! Join us as we speak with Vicki Brown, a Ph.D. in Research Methodology and a rockin’ vio...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2014
  • Length: 28:02
Caption: Planetary Radio Live at the 2014 USASEF, Credit: Loren Roberts
Join thousands of space and science geeks at the world’s biggest public science event in Washington DC. On the Einstein stage to talk about dirty ...

Bought by WMNF, WXAV 88.3FM, and WESM 91.3 FM


  • Added: Apr 29, 2014
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: FUTUREWORK: How Technology Will Redefine the Culture of Work
IEEE Spectrum Radio explores what the workplace will look like and what the meaning of work will be 30 years into the future.

Bought by KWGS, KZYX, KCPW, KREV-LP, WCAI / WNAN and more


  • Added: Apr 11, 2014
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 7
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Ever wonder what Westeros looked like long before the Starks, Baratheons, Lannisters, or Targaryens roamed its surface? How far back can we really ...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio


  • Added: Apr 10, 2014
  • Length: 05:07
  • Purchases: 1
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Exploring how parents of children diagnosed with Autism experience their children and child-rearing.

  • Added: Apr 02, 2014
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: L. to R.: John Goldman, Kimberly Wasserman, Douglas Goldman, Maria Gunnoe, Greg Dalton, Credit: Ed Ritger
For 25 years, the Goldman Prize has honored those fighting on the front lines for clean water, clean air and preservation of the world’s ecosystems...

  • Added: Mar 26, 2014
  • Length: 59:01
Caption: U.S. Secretary of the Navy, Ray Mabus, Credit: Rikki Ward
While scientists have growing certainty that burning fossil fuels is driving severe weather, acceptance by the American public of that science waxe...

Bought by WNPR, WPSU-FM, WGBH Radio Boston, and Wyoming Public Radio


  • Added: Mar 25, 2014
  • Length: 58:55
  • Purchases: 4
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WABE reporter Jim Burress takes us to ‘The Bluff’, a neighborhood in Atlanta where a needle exchange program has become a vital part of a strugglin...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
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In December 2012, a two-ton instrument built to detect cosmic rays ascended into the Antarctic sky, carried by a balloon the size of a football fie...

  • Added: Mar 12, 2014
  • Length: 14:00
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Physics professor James Buckley has spent part of his career hunting for neutralinos, a yet-undiscovered type of particle that may hold the answer ...

  • Added: Mar 12, 2014
  • Length: 12:00
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Physics professor Henric Krawczynski describes how an instrument called X-Calibur will study "beautifully bright" black holes. Krawczynski and his ...

  • Added: Mar 12, 2014
  • Length: 09:00
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Science Frog explains an important phenomenon.

  • Added: Mar 12, 2014
  • Length: 01:08
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Human beings are a social species. Part of our natural programming, which has evolved as we’ve evolved with the rest of the planet into our current...

  • Added: Mar 07, 2014
  • Length: 07:20
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Writer’s block! That phrase might induce panic and a recollection of a familiar experience. It’s a very common phenomenon. So, what is it? When...

  • Added: Feb 27, 2014
  • Length: 07:19
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Join us for episode sixty-eight, an enlightening conversation with Paul Carrick Ph.D., teacher of philosophy at Gettysburg College. He’s also a bio...

  • Added: Feb 21, 2014
  • Length: 28:02
Caption: Jeremy Jones, Founder and CEO, Protect our Winters; Professional Snowboarder, Credit:  Ed Ritger
Today we explore how mountains and forests are being impacted by climate change and, in turn, affecting our health. An economist and a doctor conne...

Bought by WPSU-FM, KUNM, WBEZ, and KJZZ


  • Added: Feb 21, 2014
  • Length: 58:56
  • Purchases: 4
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“Hey, you’re smart!” That feels good to hear, doesn’t it? Praise always feels good to hear, but not all praise motivates us to try new things, ch...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio


  • Added: Feb 21, 2014
  • Length: 07:20
  • Purchases: 1