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A short episode about the things that hurt the learning process: why distractions are distracting and the conflict your brain encounters when given...

  • Added: Jul 03, 2015
  • Length: 06:55
Caption: Henry Paulson,  Former U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, Credit: Ed Ritger
Climate change is impacting much more than the environment. It’s also slowly changing the political landscape – in Washington and beyond. What’s th...

Bought by KMUD and WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: Jun 24, 2015
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Sylvia Earle, National Geographic Explorer in Residence, Credit: Rikki Ward
“The ocean is where most of the action is,” says Sylvia Earle. “It's not just where most of the water is, it's where most of life on earth is. It'...

Bought by KMUD


  • Added: Jun 15, 2015
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Join us for an interesting and fun conversation with planetary astronomer, Alessondra Springmann. She’s working on NASA’s Osiris project and could ...

  • Added: Jun 12, 2015
  • Length: 28:02
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Discover what happens when science education collides with business and government.

  • Added: Jun 10, 2015
  • Length: 09:34
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To understand rocks like banded iron formations, researcher Steven Chemtob has to approach the ancient formations in a variety of ways.

  • Added: Jun 10, 2015
  • Length: 09:12
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Dr. David Agus, one of the world's leading cancer physicians and researchers, chronicled innovative steps we can take to prevent illness and prolon...

Bought by Radio Newark


  • Added: May 29, 2015
  • Length: 07:10
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Julian Castro U.S. Secretary of HUD with audience member, Credit: Riki Ward
Despite soggy prices the outlook for American oil and gas is still promising. Cycles of boom and bust have always been part of the energy industry,...

Bought by KUT and KCMJ Community Radio


  • Added: May 25, 2015
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Ken Caldeira, Stanford; Jane Long, Bipartisan Policy Center; Albert Lin, UC Davis, Credit: Ed Ritger
Could the world get so hot that humanity is tempted to break the glass and spray heat-deflecting gases into the sky? The National Academy of Scienc...

Bought by KMUD


  • Added: May 25, 2015
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: A coal terminal in Eastern Kentucky., Credit: Photo: Reid Frazier
Can the Appalachian Mountains recover from centuries of mining? What will happen to the thousands of coal miners projected to lose their jobs in th...

Bought by Wyoming Public Radio


  • Added: Apr 28, 2015
  • Length: 51:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Stop filling your head like a vessel and ignite your flame of learning! Hear what improves learning from a University of Columbia neuroscientist an...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Apr 26, 2015
  • Length: 11:52
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Angus Gillespie, VP for CO2, Shell Oil Company, Credit:  Rikki Ward
Low gas prices are pumping up sales of SUVs and trucks. And since transportation accounts for almost a third of America’s greenhouse gasses, that’s...

  • Added: Apr 23, 2015
  • Length: 58:56
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Music-induced hearing loss and the shifting borders between noise and music.

  • Added: Apr 10, 2015
  • Length: 11:00
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This Earth Day, we’re taking the planet’s pulse—and our own. What are the "dragons of inaction" that keep us from changing our behaviors, even if w...

Bought by KPVL, KAWC, WTJU, KUNV, and KKRN


  • Added: Apr 10, 2015
  • Length: 53:53
  • Purchases: 5
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This Earth Day, we’re taking the planet’s pulse—and our own. What are our "dragons of inaction" that keep us from changing our behaviors, even if w...

Bought by KVSC, WKCC, Radio Phoenix, Peconic Public Broadcasting, and KENW


  • Added: Apr 10, 2015
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Kurt Billick, Bocage Capital; Anne Simpson, CalPERS; Anthony Hobley, Carbon Tracker Initiative, Credit: Rikki Ward
If you’ve got fossil fuel stocks in your retirement account – and most of us do, whether we know it or not – you could be in for a bumpy ride. Eng...

  • Added: Mar 30, 2015
  • Length: 58:59
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In the Oregon State Legislature, since the beginning of the 2015 session, the Joint Committee on Implementing Measure 91 has held a series of infor...

  • Added: Mar 22, 2015
  • Length: 05:42
Caption: Dr. Alan Eaton checks deer registration stations for the Black Legged Tick, Credit: Dr. Alan Eaton
Have you ever found a tick on you after a day in the field or deep woods? Most of us have and many hunters have been bitten by ticks. Ticks carry s...

  • Added: Mar 21, 2015
  • Length: 01:35:39
Caption: Climate One Founder and Host Greg Dalton
Novelists and filmmakers have been mining the rich world of science for generations. Recently, science fiction has turned to real-world threats, su...

  • Added: Feb 24, 2015
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Debbie Davis, Office of Planning and Research, State of California , Credit: Ed Ritger
Climate disruption is changing weather around the world. Parts of America are seeing fierce droughts and then punishing storms and flooding. Scient...

Bought by KJZZ, Oregon Public Broadcasting, and KUT


  • Added: Feb 22, 2015
  • Length: 58:56
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Nicolette Hahn Niman, author, Defending Beef; Diana Donlon, Center for Food Safety; Whendee Silver, UC Berkeley, Credit: Ed Ritger
Many people concerned about climate disruption have shunned dairy and red meat because of the methane gas emitted by cows. However, some ranchers a...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer and KMUD


  • Added: Feb 09, 2015
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Rajendra Pachauri, Chair, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Lisa Jackson, Vice President, Environmental Initiatives, Apple, Credit: Ed Ritger
Can Apple help make clean energy cool? As a beloved brand and the most valuable company on the planet, the company is uniquely positioned to influe...

  • Added: Feb 09, 2015
  • Length: 58:59
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Indiana, generally, and Monroe County, specifically, appear to be relatively safe from experiencing the kind of measles outbreak that California is...

  • Added: Feb 03, 2015
  • Length: 08:30
Caption: Ernest Moniz, U.S. Secretary of Energy, Credit: Ellen Cohan
In our next program we tackle the facts and fantasies of clean energy. Using satellites in space to peer into the ocean deep; untangling the knot o...

Bought by WAMU


  • Added: Jan 24, 2015
  • Length: 58:56
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Quick! Blow out the candles so we can cut the cake!, Credit: Nathan D. Friend
OUCH! Keano's mouth gets burned — by chocolate! Michelle Dutro and Keano Martinez first hear from Lizzie Kirchner's family who explains the process...

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 08:20