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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.

  • Added: Oct 22, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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Space rocks have been observed hurtling between planets, flying through our atmosphere, and lying on the surface of planet Earth.

  • Added: Oct 16, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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Brand new Dub, Deep House, Dubstep, Electronica, Tech House, and Trance. Plus, Mongo Speaks.

  • Added: Oct 11, 2014
  • Length: 01:00:00
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In 10 years there will only be a few places in the United States to see the Milky Way clearly or view a meteor striking across the night sky.

Bought by KKRN and WKCC


  • Added: Oct 09, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
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In the past 30 years more than 20,000 meteorites have been found in Antarctica. Some of them originated on the Moon or Mars.

Bought by WKCC


  • Added: Oct 02, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Through out history humans have viewed the night sky and used it as a source of information and sense of wonder. There is a new place to view the ...

Bought by WKCC


  • Added: Sep 25, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
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The small asteroid which entered the Earth's atmosphere and injured nearly 1500 people in February of 2013 had a history which can be traced back t...

Bought by WKCC


  • Added: Sep 25, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Rocks from the Moon can end up on the surface of the Earth and be worth more than diamonds or gold.

Bought by WKCC


  • Added: Sep 18, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
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The Rosetta Spacecraft's arrival at a comet's nucleus has begun a process of discovery.

Bought by WKCC


  • Added: Sep 18, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Radio Curious revisits a conversation with Spencer Wells, author of “Pandora’s Seed: The Unforeseen Cost of Civilization,” published in 2010, about...

  • Added: Sep 16, 2014
  • Length: 29:01
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Two Earth approaching asteroids were discovered on the same night.

Bought by WKCC and KENW


  • Added: Sep 04, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
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What would a space alien receive if it pointed its radio antennas towards our Sun?

Bought by WKCC, KENW, and WYAP


  • Added: Aug 29, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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NASA is planning a new Mars rover which will be based on the successful Spirit, Opportunity, and Curiosity Mars rovers. It will be able to directl...

Bought by WKCC, KENW, and WYAP


  • Added: Aug 29, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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By looking at a star as one of its planets passes in front of it, astronomers are able to learn about its atmosphere.

Bought by WKCC, KENW, and WYAP


  • Added: Aug 21, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Men may be from Mars but women are exploring it.

Bought by WKCC, KENW, and WYAP


  • Added: Aug 21, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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High speed debris from comets may pose a threat to our spacecraft.

Bought by WKCC, WYAP, and KENW


  • Added: Aug 14, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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SpaceShipTwo will carry 6 passengers and two pilots and be launched from the 18,000 acre SpacePort America in New Mexico.

Bought by WKCC and KENW


  • Added: Aug 14, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
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The Hubble Space Telescopes finds a surprising lack of water on three planets outside of our solar system.

Bought by WKCC, KENW, and WYAP


  • Added: Aug 07, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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The NASA Deep Space Network is celebrating its 50th birthday. It is the way all of our spacecraft phone home.

Bought by WKCC and KENW


  • Added: Aug 07, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
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What was designed to be a 3 month mission has turned out to be a fascinating exploration of our next door neighbor.

Bought by WKCC, WYAP, and KENW


  • Added: Jul 31, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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The NEOShield project is an international group of scientists and engineers who are developing techniques to protect us from Earth impacting objects.

Bought by WKCC, WYAP, and KENW


  • Added: Jul 31, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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A large dark asteroid becomes a beautiful comet as it approaches the Sun.

Bought by WKCC and KENW


  • Added: Jul 17, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Asteroid hunters find find 5 large asteroids in our neighborhood. Fortunately none of them is on a collision course with planet Earth.

Bought by WKCC and KENW


  • Added: Jul 17, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
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The Spitzer Space Telescope has been used to characterize as asteroid suitable for visitation by Astronauts.

Bought by WKCC, KENW, and WYAP


  • Added: Jul 03, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3