Great Lakes increasingly threatened due to pollution from plastics
WTIP's Bob Carter spoke recently with Dr. Lorena M. Rios Mendoza, a scientist at the University of Wisconsin-Superior, about her research into pollution by plastic particles in the Great Lakes. The particles not only affect water quality, they present dangers to fish and birds who ingest them.
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Legendary musician and activist Peter Yarrow joined WTIP's Buck Benson recently for a conversation about his activism, his music, and the legacy he's working to create. ...
Fingerstyle master guitarists stop by the Roadhouse
Matthew and Deb get a live in-studio performance from Eric Lugosch of Chicago and Phil Heywood of Minneapolis. Both of them are virtuosos of a type of guitar playing called ...
Evidence found for first tremors of the Big Bang
Prof. Clem Pryke is a physics and astronomy professor and experimental cosmologist at the U of MN, and one of the principal investigators on the team that recently discovered ...
Musician Maria Nickolay makes Roadhouse debut
WTIP's Buck Benson & Dick Swanson welcomed Hovland musician Maria Nickolay to Studio A recently. She's just back from five months in Ireland, Israel, and Palestine, where ...
Inuit art premiere guests Tom Chapman & Looty Pijamini join gallery owner Jan Sivertson in Studio A
WTIP's Dick Swanson & Buck Benson welcomed Inuit stone carver Looty Pijamini; Tom Chapman, president of Upper Canada Native Art; and Sivertson Gallery owner/founder Jan ...
First aired on WTIP's The Roadhouse Apr. 26, 2013.
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