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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
Caption: Ye Must Be Born Again, Credit: Roger May
Is this post-industrial town dying, or being born again? Drawing from 300 years of labor and women’s history, the writing of novelist Mary Lee Sett...

  • Added: Aug 03, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
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On this episode of Wish We Were Here, we take a close look at all sides of a controversial land deal and that bitterly divided the Colorado Springs...

  • Added: Jun 20, 2016
  • Length: 58:58
Caption: Eileen Tutt, CalETC; Sherry Boschert, Plug In America; Host Greg Dalton
While Americans have always loved the freedom of the open road, concerns about the environment have caused many of us to curtail our driving -- or ...

Bought by KTSW 89.9


  • Added: Mar 21, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Stella Li, Senior Vice President, BYD Company Ltd., Credit: Ellen Cohan
Industrialize now, clean up later – that’s long been the philosophy behind Asia’s booming economies. Dirty air, foul water, and hellishly overcrow...

Bought by KZYX


  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Chris Field, Director, Department of Global Ecology, Carnegie Institution for Science, Credit: Ed Ritger
Stanford’s Chris Field, recipient of the 2015 Stephen Schneider Award for Climate Science Communication, says that if there’s a single clear messag...

  • Added: Jan 04, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: The 2011 "huddle to save the planet" that led to the upcoming U.N. Paris climate accord., Credit: Photo courtesy of Susan Bastress.
A six-minute look at the United Nations climate negotiations in Paris from environment reporters who explain what's going to happen and where the s...

  • Added: Nov 23, 2015
  • Length: 06:10
Caption: Tim Flannery, Author, Atmosphere of Hope
Since the IPCC’s 1995 Climate Assessment Report determined that humans were participants in the climate system – not just bystanders – there has be...

Bought by KMUD, KMXT, KPIP-LP, and Nevada Public Radio


  • Added: Nov 23, 2015
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Diarmuid O’Connell, Vice President of Business Development, Tesla
Sixty years ago, Disneyland introduced “Autopia,” designed to evoke the thrilling future of car travel – dozens of shiny cars zipping around a mult...

  • Added: Nov 16, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Soundscape Artist Bernie Krause
Everyone has their favorite wilderness escape, whether in far-off continents or here in our own backyard. But with the stamp of human footprints i...

Bought by KPIP-LP


  • Added: Oct 19, 2015
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
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This Earth Day, we’re taking the planet’s pulse—and our own. What are the "dragons of inaction" that keep us from changing our behaviors, even if w...

Bought by WSKG, KMUD, CHSR-FM 97.9, KWIT, KSKQ and more


  • Added: Apr 10, 2015
  • Length: 53:53
  • Purchases: 10
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Join us for episode sixty-eight, an enlightening conversation with Paul Carrick Ph.D., teacher of philosophy at Gettysburg College. He’s also a bio...

  • Added: Feb 21, 2014
  • Length: 28:02
Caption: Crystal Cove in the good old days
Saving Crystal Cove - The story of Laura Davick, an accidental activist, who used the California Coastal Act to save the historic 1930's cottages i...

  • Added: Nov 09, 2012
  • Length: 21:58
Caption: Dr. Elizabeth Hausler, Credit: Dowser.org
Engineer and brickmason Dr. Elizabeth Hausler saves lives by making houses more earthquake resistant for little or no extra money. It just requires...

Bought by XRAY.fm


  • Added: Feb 25, 2012
  • Length: 18:40
  • Purchases: 1
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Before Katrina, Sharon Hanshaw owned a beauty salon and lived in a house on a tree-lined street. All that all changed when the hurricane hit Biloxi...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio, WCAI / WNAN, New Hampshire Public Radio, Vermont Public Radio, KOSU and more


  • Added: Apr 26, 2011
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
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New Orleans East is home to the most-dense ethnically Vietnamese population outside of Vietnam. In the Gulf region, about 80 percent of Vietnamese ...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio, WCAI / WNAN, KGNU, Vermont Public Radio, WTIP and more


  • Added: Apr 19, 2011
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Chemist Wilma Subra has spent her career defending local communities against Louisiana’s powerful oil and gas industry. Since the Deepwater Horizon...

Bought by KPIP-LP, KCMJ Community Radio, Vermont Public Radio, New Hampshire Public Radio, WCAI / WNAN and more


  • Added: Apr 12, 2011
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Dr. Kyshun Webster is a man who gets things done. And before that, he was a kid who got things done. Now the founder and executive director of Oper...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio, WCAI / WNAN, Vermont Public Radio, New Hampshire Public Radio, WFIU and more


  • Added: Apr 01, 2011
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 9
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Sustainable Design for the Future, from IEEE Spectrum Magazine and the National Science Foundation. Sustainable planning – of buildings and communi...

Bought by CHSR-FM 97.9, KZYX, KISU, WNYC, KZYX and more


  • Added: Mar 24, 2011
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 9
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Today on Don't Cha Know - A tribute and recognition to the life's work of Dr. Calvin Fremling. One of the foremost authorities on the endangered en...

  • Added: Mar 04, 2011
  • Length: 16:03
Caption: Inside Technology
The Water-Energy Crunch is a clash of essential needs. Humans are thirsty creatures who need water to drink and bathe, but also to produce most for...

Bought by KUFM - Montana Public Radio, WGBH Radio Boston, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KUNM, 90.5 WESA and more


  • Added: Jan 03, 2011
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 20
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In 1987, a barge filled with New York City garbage was dragged up and down the East Coast and into Mexican and Caribbean waters. Our panelists use ...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, KIOS-FM Omaha Public Radio, Interlochen Public Radio, WCPN, WRPI and more


  • Added: Nov 09, 2010
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Let's find out where those chemicals are Kids!   Kids of the Gottfried-Röhl-Schule
We all have a mouth and for the duration of our lives we put mainly food into it. Some people think about what goes down! Others don't care. But m...

  • Added: Sep 29, 2010
  • Length: 31:00
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If Frank and Audrey Peterman have their way, many more of their fellow black Americans will visit our national parks. They take host Majora Carter ...

Bought by Northeast Indiana Public Radio, WABE, KUAF Public Radio, C89.5 - KNHC Seattle, WRFA-LP and more


  • Added: Sep 24, 2010
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 21
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Vancouver BC Canada hosts the 2010 Winter Olympic Games February 12-28, 2010. Have they kept their promise of sustainability? Good match for Olympi...

Bought by KUFM - Montana Public Radio


  • Added: Feb 23, 2010
  • Length: 45:02
  • Purchases: 1