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Spectrum: World of Science & Technology ~ from DW

Series produced by DW ~ Deutsche Welle

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Please note that beginning January 1, 2017, the DW programs World In Progress, Living Planet, and Spectrum will no longer be available via PRX. The programs will continue to be available on Deutsche Welle’s exclusive MP3 program server.

To gain free access to this server, please send us an email at audiodepot@dw.com to register for a username and password for your station.

If you have any questions, please contact Viola Zintgraf at viola.zintgraf@dw.com who is the Distribution Manager for Deutsche Welle for the U.S. She is based in Bonn, Germany.


48 Pieces

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What happens if you try to imprint birds with a jumbled up birdsong? / British police on Cyprus aim drones at poachers / A new bird species on the ...

Bought by KRZA, WXDU, WYAP, KCHU, KWIT and more


  • Added: Dec 05, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Python, Viper, Anaconda & Co... Visit the Drachenwelt Reptile Park in the Rhine Valley and met the "snake man" at the Zoological Institute in Bonn....

Bought by KCHU, KRZA, WYAP, KWIT, KMXT and more


  • Added: Nov 28, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Illnesses that make you look healthy on the outside, but are wreaking havoc with your body: Diabetes, Parkinson’s, Crohn’s, & Lyme Diseases. Presen...

Bought by WYAP, KWIT, KMXT, and WNMU-FM


  • Added: Nov 22, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 4
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On the road... Could wood reshape the auto industry? Researchers in Austria hope so. They want to see wood replace steel and plastic parts. Plus, w...

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  • Added: Nov 14, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 6
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An end to daylight savings time in Europe? / Why Germany doesn't have an opioid crisis / Coffee more environmentally friendly / Presented by Conor ...

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  • Added: Nov 07, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 7
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it’s all about insects. Well, flying insects, and how they’re dying off. A small group of scientists has been collecting data over the past 30 year...

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  • Added: Nov 03, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 3
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How a cosmic smash 130 million years ago has altered the way we understand the universe / Two teeth that may force us to rewrite the story of the h...

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  • Added: Oct 24, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Find out the secrets to making raw milk cheese / Many experts are worried that Germany's horse chestnut trees will disappear – permanently / Underg...

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  • Added: Oct 17, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 6
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A digital "ticket" inside your hand in Sweden / Taxi surveillance in Istanbul / An orbiting lunar base / Medicines pulled from shelves / Presented ...

Bought by WYAP, KWIT, WNMU-FM, and KMXT


  • Added: Oct 11, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Physics Nobel Prize for the discovery of Gravitational Waves: Barry Barish, Kip Thorne and Rainer Weiss have been announced as the winners of the ...

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  • Added: Oct 03, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 6
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With recent hurricanes leaving parts of the US and Latin America reeling, we look to the Dutch. Over one fifth of the Netherlands is below sea leve...

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  • Added: Sep 26, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Living and dealing with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and the disorders that occur when mothers drink during pregnancy. Presented by Gabriel Borrud

Bought by KRZA, WYAP, KWIT, WNMU-FM, and KMXT


  • Added: Sep 19, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 5
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A zebra finch speaks its mind / Laser beams below Hamburg / Undersea sociopath / Earth without the hurricanes / Changing lives by slicing brains / ...

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  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Technology gets blamed for many things - from causing obesity, to a reduction in our ability to communicate with each other, but could it also be l...

Bought by KCHU, KRZA, WYAP, WNMU-FM, and KMXT


  • Added: Sep 05, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 5
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It's all about artificial intelligence: The rise of our machine overlords. What's going to happen? When's it going to happen? Or has it already hap...

Bought by KCHU, KRZA, WXDU, WYAP, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Those who have experienced an extraordinary event like an eclipse say it's the most amazing thing they’ve ever seen. The total eclipse of the sun w...

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  • Added: Aug 22, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 6
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Research underway in Austria aims to move wood up a notch or two in the auto industry. The hope is that wood will replace many steel and plastic pa...

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  • Added: Aug 15, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 6
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Take a look at the life and times of German-born physicist Albert Einstein. It's not all E = MC². Presented by Jessie Wingard

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  • Added: Aug 08, 2017
  • Length: 30:02
  • Purchases: 6
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Across myriad cultures, human beings can tell when wild animals are upset, what does this mean? / Why the western world is half the man it used to ...

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  • Added: Aug 01, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Thousands of people die yearly as a result of illegal drugs. The basis for the majority of these deaths is addiction, and this week’s show will loo...

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  • Added: Jul 25, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 7