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In less than three and a half hours 3 Potentially Hazardous asteroids were discovered.

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Jan 22, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
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A new plan for a space trip to Mars will be able to deliver a steady stream of supplies to a human space colony on the red planet.

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Jan 22, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Ceres is a small dwarf planet in our solar system which contains a large proportion of water. NASA is about to begin to explore it.

Bought by KENW and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 14, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: A board encouraging attendance greets students and parents as they walk into Garfield Elemantary School, Credit: Isabel Angell
Oakland schools have a dropout rate that’s higher than the state average. So, the district made solving the problem a priority. Officials started t...

  • Added: Jan 13, 2015
  • Length: 06:18
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2014 was a record year for the asteroid hunting community with more than 1,450 new objects being discovered.

Bought by KMXT and KENW


  • Added: Jan 08, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Green Meteors which have long been attributed to alien spacecraft or spy devices are in reality beautiful natural events.

Bought by KMXT and KENW


  • Added: Jan 08, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Asteroid hunters have discovered nearly 100 small objects which are accessible by astronauts.

Bought by KMXT and KENW


  • Added: Jan 01, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
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The NASA New Horizons Spacecraft is on a voyage of discovery to the distant parts of our solar system.

Bought by KMXT and KENW


  • Added: Jan 01, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Mining asteroids may seem farfetched, however, some on our planet are actively pursuing this goal.

Bought by KMXT, Radio Newark, and KENW


  • Added: Dec 26, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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The Jupiter Trojan asteroids can masquerade as near Earth Objects.

Bought by Radio Newark, KMXT, and KENW


  • Added: Dec 11, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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A small asteroid will make close approaches to Earth, our Moon, and Venus.

Bought by Radio Newark, KMXT, WYAP, and KENW


  • Added: Dec 04, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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We are discovering many small asteroids which pass closer to us than the Moon. Very rarely one of them crashes into the Earth or Moon.

Bought by KKRN, Radio Newark, KMXT, and KENW


  • Added: Dec 04, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Bennett and Porter do their cooking in a shared kitchen that’s part of a transitional house in West Oakland. But they met many years ago. “Well, w...

  • Added: Nov 28, 2014
  • Length: 10:42
Caption: Amelia Martinez and Elizabeth Montiel hit the streets to survey Mission residents, Credit: Melanie Young
With the start of a new school year, families all around San Francisco are sending their children off with hopes for a good year and a bright futur...

  • Added: Nov 28, 2014
  • Length: 04:00
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It appears that the human population is at more at risk from smaller rather than larger Earth impacting asteroids.

Bought by KKRN, Radio Newark, KENW, and KMXT


  • Added: Nov 27, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Every month we discover small asteroids which come closer than the Moon.

Bought by KKRN, Radio Newark, KMXT, and KENW


  • Added: Nov 20, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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The discovery of a small cold world far from Earth.

Bought by Radio Newark, KKRN, KMXT, and KENW


  • Added: Nov 20, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Observations of what appeared to be different objects, over the time span from 1819 to the present, are likely to be manifestations of the same tra...

Bought by Radio Newark, KKRN, WYAP, KMXT, and KENW


  • Added: Nov 13, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: NASA
Outer space is not far from you, it just takes a lot of energy to get there.

Bought by Radio Newark, KMXT, KKRN, and KENW


  • Added: Nov 06, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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A unique program allows students to discover and name asteroids.

Bought by Radio Newark, KMXT, KKRN, and KENW


  • Added: Nov 06, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Radio Curious discusses earthquakes with John Dvorak, Ph.D., a geophysicist and author of “Earthquake Storms:  The Fascinating History and Volatile...

  • Added: Nov 04, 2014
  • Length: 29:01
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A recently discovered Earth Approaching comet reminds us that there are objects like this out there and how they could influence human activity.

Bought by Radio Newark, KMXT, KKRN, and KENW


  • Added: Oct 30, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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A small meteoroid traveling faster than a rifle bullet has more kinetic energy than a locomotive.

Bought by Radio Newark, KMXT, KKRN, and KENW


  • Added: Oct 30, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Chinatown resident Lee Ming Dang in her 7 by 7 foot home., Credit: Melanie Young
Tenants are facing a tough time in San Francisco. The city has some of the nation’s highest rents and laws like the Ellis Act have made evictions f...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Oct 22, 2014
  • Length: 08:29
  • Purchases: 1
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What would it be like to witness an asteroid impact similar to what happened at Tunguska, Russia in 1908.

Bought by Radio Newark, KENW, and KKRN


  • Added: Oct 22, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3