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Science journalist Lynda Mapes takes us deep into a New England forest, where one tree is telling the story of climate change. This is the final ep...

  • Added: Aug 04, 2017
  • Length: 16:38
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We hear a lot in the news about the Antarctic ice sheet melting – but what else threatens a place so cold, so remote, and so seemingly barren? In t...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2017
  • Length: 21:32
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A Brooklyn reporter goes hunting with his father for the first time. This piece explores the emotional cost of hunting and asks whether or not the ...

  • Added: Mar 10, 2017
  • Length: 23:45
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An audio postcard highlighting the city of Arcata's Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary that also functions as an innovative wastewater treatment facility.

  • Added: Feb 15, 2017
  • Length: 02:30
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An audio postcard highlighting the magnificent Redwood trees of northwestern California.

  • Added: Feb 15, 2017
  • Length: 04:30
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An audio postcard highlighting the springtime arrival of orange-crowned and wilson's warblers in northwestern California.

  • Added: Feb 15, 2017
  • Length: 01:58
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An audio postcard highlighting the early spring blooming flowers along the dunes in northwestern California.

  • Added: Feb 15, 2017
  • Length: 01:30
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An audio postcard highlighting nesting murre colonies along the northern California coast.

  • Added: Feb 15, 2017
  • Length: 01:58
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Melbourne, Australia wanted its residents to help keep an eye on its trees. So they gave every tree an email address. But then the trees started to...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio and KRZA

  • Added: Feb 08, 2017
  • Length: 15:20
  • Purchases: 2
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Sophie May grew up in Alaska, spending lots of time outside. But when it came time to explore the wilderness as an adult, she found out she had mor...

Bought by KRZA and PRX Remix

  • Added: Nov 16, 2016
  • Length: 14:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Rondon, a traditional Creole dish, Credit: Maria Doerr
On the Eastern Coast of Nicaragua, palm plantations are taking over land traditionally used for growing coconuts. How are Creole people resisting ...

Bought by XRAY.fm

  • Added: Sep 22, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: A handcrafted chocolate bar, Credit: Letterpress Chocolate
A couple of chocolate makers painstakingly handcraft bars in an effort to save the rainforest.

  • Added: Aug 27, 2016
  • Length: 04:38
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Unwanted and old fabrics often get thrown away, but they have a large value to the environment and local communities when they are recycled.

  • Added: May 09, 2016
  • Length: 03:15
Caption: Sunset in Manaus, Credit: Lorena Daou Paixao e Silva, 2016
With the Summer Olympics around the corner, the eyes of the world will turn to Brazil. But Brazil is not only about Rio and Sao Paulo. What about t...

Bought by KSFR

  • Added: May 02, 2016
  • Length: 02:57
  • Purchases: 1
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Micah Schweizer was skiing in the back-country when he uttered a curse against snowmobilers. But you know what they say—be careful what you wish for.

Bought by KRZA, HowSound, New Hampshire Public Radio, and KALW

  • Added: Feb 17, 2016
  • Length: 13:32
  • Purchases: 4
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A visit to a very special toilet.

Bought by PRX Remix

  • Added: Dec 10, 2015
  • Length: 07:28
  • Purchases: 1
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Audubon is best known for his 435 paintings of American birds. He came here as a young man in the early 1800s from France with a talent for self-ta...

  • Added: Dec 04, 2015
  • Length: 09:47
Caption: 2013 flood in Estes Park, Credit: Town of Estes Park
Recent floods in Texas and Oklahoma cost the country over $3 billion in economic losses. In some areas of the country, floods are growing in intens...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio

  • Added: Nov 23, 2015
  • Length: 08:45
  • Purchases: 1
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Wyoming naturalist joins game herd, 'becomes' a mule deer

  • Added: Aug 05, 2015
  • Length: 21:04
Caption: Construction site at the Calaveras Dam in the East Bay hills.
When work began to rebuild the Calaveras Dam, Paleontologist Jim Walker was called to the scene to hunt for fossils. He expected to find a few, but...

Bought by KUOW

  • Added: Jan 12, 2015
  • Length: 05:50
  • Purchases: 1
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I’m here at Pick-n-Pull to sell my beat-up 1998 Subaru Outback Legacy to the State of California under the Consumer Assistance Program, or CAP.

  • Added: Dec 28, 2014
  • Length: 12:51
Caption: Yuri Kochiyama, Credit: Bob Hsiang
Hundreds of social justice advocates and organizers passed away in 2014, leaving their work behind as their legacy, but often also leaving an irrep...

Bought by WNJR and KVSC

  • Added: Dec 10, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Bringing wolves back to the West has tested the legal system’s tolerance for restoring wild places ­­ Especially when humans live nearby. This year...

Bought by PRX Remix and KALW

  • Added: Nov 07, 2014
  • Length: 16:25
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Judy Irving, San Francisco, CA 10/17/14, Credit: Andrea Chase
Judy Irving talks discovery, falling in love, and sacred moments.

  • Added: Oct 26, 2014
  • Length: 22:31
Caption: A windy day. Wood Neck Beach, Falmouth MA, Credit: Kasia Gladki
Everyone’s felt it. A breeze, a gust, a storm. Wind. Produced for the Transom Story Workshop.

  • Added: Jun 05, 2014
  • Length: 07:53