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The Weekly Green

Series produced by KXCI

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Practical tips on protecting our environment, plus brief profiles of environmental groups and events.

Produced by Dan Laut at KXCI Community Radio in Tucson, Arizona.
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20 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
Caption: Mosquito micrograph
The largest and deadliest air force in the world is a hundred million years old: mosquitos!

  • Added: Aug 23, 2017
  • Length: 04:42
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Does language distinguish man from beast? Or do chirps, growls and howls of animals also carry meaning, like our words? Many studies over the past ...

  • Added: Aug 16, 2017
  • Length: 04:56
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Globally, 12% of all bird species are under threat. But there are still plenty of them in our neck of the woods. The Weekly Green gives the mic to ...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jul 24, 2017
  • Length: 03:51
  • Purchases: 1
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Designer water companies go to the ends of the earth to find the purest, most flavorful water. Water is becoming like wine, labeled with provenance...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Jul 23, 2017
  • Length: 03:35
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The crack in the Larsen-C ice shelf
The crack in the antarctic Larsen-C ice shelf is the denial of the denial.

  • Added: Jun 21, 2017
  • Length: 04:04
Caption: Richard Pablo picking up the pieces
All around the reservation there are fields of empty bottles many decades old that testify to the despair that follows the loss of an ancient way o...

  • Added: Mar 17, 2017
  • Length: 08:38
Caption: A Castle Built of Bottles
Building earth-quake resistant, high-insulation buildings out of discarded plastic bottles.

  • Added: Feb 23, 2017
  • Length: 06:43
Caption: Cool Concrete
Modern science and ancient culture meet over CO2-negative cement.

  • Added: Jan 26, 2017
  • Length: 04:42
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The top soldier of a European nation declares with all the power of his office that people concerned about climate change can no longer be consider...

  • Added: Dec 12, 2016
  • Length: 04:00
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Dan Laut explores water-saving dishwashing practices.

  • Added: Dec 01, 2016
  • Length: 04:05
Caption: Papal seal
Dan Laüt on Pope Francis' encyclical letter about the environment

  • Added: Dec 01, 2016
  • Length: 03:30
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Dan Laut talks about Bees, Grants, and Bikes

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh


  • Added: Oct 13, 2016
  • Length: 04:11
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Greg Corman Tucson Sculptor
Dan Laut talks with sculptor Greg Corman.

  • Added: Oct 13, 2016
  • Length: 03:39
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Every once in a while a book crosses the Weekly Green desk that provides a counterpoint to the way we in our industralized, consumption-based socie...

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  • Added: Oct 11, 2016
  • Length: 04:01
  • Purchases: 1
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If you google “pack rat”, the greater majority of hits are sites of extermination companies. Pack rats get a bad rap for being thieves, vandals and...

  • Added: Oct 11, 2016
  • Length: 03:55
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The Weekly Green spoke with Liz Baker, SARSEF’s Director of Research.

  • Added: Sep 22, 2016
  • Length: 03:41
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Dan Laut on Walls & Bridges.

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh


  • Added: Aug 29, 2016
  • Length: 03:35
  • Purchases: 1
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Dan Laut on light pollution.

  • Added: Aug 29, 2016
  • Length: 03:40
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Dan Laut Brings you the Weekly Green, with brief profiles of environmental groups and events. Be sure to like us on Facebook (click the website link).

  • Added: Jul 12, 2016
  • Length: 03:32
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This week’s guest is not a person, but a book called “The Spell of the Sensuous”.

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh


  • Added: Jul 12, 2016
  • Length: 03:30
  • Purchases: 1