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WFIU Public Media has been broadcasting from the Bloomington campus of Indiana University since October, 1950. The station is a charter member of the National Public Radio network, and along with 90 other stations, it carried the premiere broadcast of NPR's in-depth news program, All Things Considered, on May 3, 1971. WFIU now broadcasts classical music, jazz, and news and information 24 hours a day. WFIU can be heard throughout Southern and Central Indiana: * 103.7 FM | Bloomington * 100.7 FM | Columbus * 101.7 FM | French Lick/West Baden * 98.9 FM | Greensburg * 106.1 FM | Kokomo * 95.1 FM | Terre Haute and on WFIU2 * 101.9 FM | Bloomington * and online at wfiu.org. Our mission: We inspire, inform, and involve. Our values and activities are born of the purposes and hopes of Indiana University and of our listeners. For us, this work is a public trust.

Pieces

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This week on Afterglow, an episode for Bastille Day. We’re heading across "la mer" and looking at the music of France. We’ll hear some songs writte...

  • Added: Jun 20, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: A Moment of Science
Autocannibalism: Animals Eating Themselves

  • Added: Jun 19, 2017
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Jun 19, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: A Moment of Science
The Difference between a Square and a Diamond

  • Added: Jun 19, 2017
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Jun 19, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: A Moment of Science
How Is Plankton Like a Piece of Chalk?

  • Added: Jun 19, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
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Summertime is upon us. This week on Afterglow, I’ll be bringing you our traditional songs of the season, and play some summertime favorites sung by...

  • Added: Jun 16, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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This week on Afterglow, we explore the life and career of singer, actor, and activist Lena Horne, and her performances of songs by Harold Arlen, Bi...

  • Added: Jun 16, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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These syrup recipes are a great way to use every last herb in your herb garden. In our show, thyme and mint season some fresh cantaloupe and raspbe...

  • Added: Jun 16, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
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Cary Fowler of Global Crop Diversity Trust talks to us about climate change and what crop diversity used to look like before we started privatizing...

  • Added: Jun 16, 2017
  • Length: 29:00

  • Added: Jun 15, 2017
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Jun 15, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: A Moment of Science
Why One Rotten Apple Can Spoil the Barrel

  • Added: Jun 15, 2017
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  • Added: Jun 15, 2017
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Raj Patel is a contributor to a book of essays called "Letters To A Young Farmer." He talks to Earth Eats' Megan Betz about the problematic concept...

  • Added: Jun 15, 2017
  • Length: 29:00

  • Added: Jun 09, 2017
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Jun 09, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: A Moment of Science
What Causes the Namib Desert’s Fairy Circles?

  • Added: Jun 09, 2017
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Jun 09, 2017
  • Length: 02:00