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Caption: Kathryn Sullivan, Administrator, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Credit: Rikki Ward
Our next program is all about water. We love gold. We fight over oil. But we can not live without water. And as snowpacks melt and aquifers drop, w...

  • Added: Aug 25, 2015
  • Length: 58:57
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Hear neuroscientist, Jacqueline Gottlieb, discuss some of the cutting-edge questions in neuroscience: What is attention on a neuronal level? How do...

  • Added: Aug 19, 2015
  • Length: 08:50
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Split into three clips for your own programme schedules If you think you are in charge of your Life; forget it You are controlled by 3 billion che...

  • Added: Jul 25, 2015
  • Length: 13:51
Caption: Anne Simpson, Director of Global Governance, CalPERS, Credit: Rikki Ward
Fossil fuels are at the core of the climate challenge. Even Saudi Arabia’s oil minister has said the fossil fuel merry-go-round will wind down one ...

Bought by WCAI / WNAN, KCMJ Community Radio, and KMUD


  • Added: Jul 24, 2015
  • Length: 58:56
  • Purchases: 3
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New research reveals a strange fact – a special type of neuron channel (HCN) makes us dumb. Hear about basic neuron mechanics and the supposed func...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jul 22, 2015
  • Length: 07:18
  • Purchases: 1
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stories from the natural habitats of the next generation

  • Added: Jul 17, 2015
  • Length: 03:47
Caption: Dogged Pursuit of Pluto, Credit: Seth Shostak
Pluto is ready for its close up - but the near encounter during this historic flyby will last less than three minutes. Be ready for the action wit...

Bought by KREV-LP, WRGY, KSKQ, KPVL, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Jul 10, 2015
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 11
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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...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jul 03, 2015
  • Length: 06:55
  • Purchases: 1
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 KCMJ Community Radio, KCPW, KUFM - Montana Public Radio, KMUD, and WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: Jun 24, 2015
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 5
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 KSFR and PRX Remix


  • Added: Apr 26, 2015
  • Length: 11:52
  • Purchases: 2
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...

Bought by WYSO


  • Added: Apr 23, 2015
  • Length: 58:56
  • Purchases: 1
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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