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Abdullah Ibrahim said, “They took away time, and they gave us the clock.” And that’s what this week’s melodically challenged is all about: clocks a...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2018
  • Length: 01:00:00
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the psychoactive tones of gongs and bells

  • Added: Jan 19, 2018
  • Length: :00
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the angelic purity of folk songs and medieval hymns from Scandinavia and northern Europe.

  • Added: Jan 19, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
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The French director Agnès Varda has been making films for over sixty years, in both fiction and non-fiction form, and she has truly become one of t...

  • Added: Jan 18, 2018
  • Length: 04:08
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Trio Con Brio Copenhagen play works by by Beethoven and Schumann.

Bought by Rhythm & News Service and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 18, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 2
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The mysterious Earth approaching object Phaethon does not fit neatly into our definition of either an asteroid or a comet.During it's close approac...

  • Added: Jan 18, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
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Recent scientific studies have begun to shed light on the interesting mystery of how the small number of what we now call electrophonic meteors pro...

  • Added: Jan 18, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
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Riding the forested highways of Minnesota and North Dakota, a day that began with storm and bluster unfolds into a dappled journey through perspect...

  • Added: Jan 17, 2018
  • Length: 09:17
Caption: Eleni Sikelianos, poet
Eleni Sikelianos explores the evolution of the human body.

  • Added: Jan 17, 2018
  • Length: 04:00
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Part 2 of our celebration of the Schubert Ensemble of London.

Bought by Rhythm & News Service and KWAX


  • Added: Jan 17, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 2
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A great discovery can come about through determined, careful research, or through lucky serendipity; almost like magic. In a recent episode, Wind &...

Bought by WUAL and KMFA


  • Added: Jan 17, 2018
  • Length: 59:30
  • Purchases: 2
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A schoolmaster's departure from a boy's boarding school sets off a chain of devastating revelations.

Bought by KMUN, KFCF FM, KUOW, Harford Community Radio, KALW and more


  • Added: Jan 16, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 21
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“It’s very likely that the universe is really a kind of a question, rather than the answer to anything,” says philosopher technologist Kevin Kelly....

  • Added: Jan 16, 2018
  • Length: 58:00

  • Added: Jan 12, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
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In a violent world, is non-violent resistance a realistic strategy?

Bought by KMRE-LP, KSKQ, and KRZA


  • Added: Jan 11, 2018
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Ecuador is the world's biggest Banana exporter
DW's weekly programme on international issues including development, globalization, clashes and changes of cultures and many more.

Bought by WNMU-FM and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 11, 2018
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Part 2 of our celebration of the Schubert Ensemble of London.

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Jan 10, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 1
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A riveting adaptation of the Greek myth.

Bought by WCPN, Spokane Public Radio, KMUN, KWMR, KFCF FM and more


  • Added: Jan 09, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 27
Caption:  Epic of Gilgamesh, tablet 11, story of the Flood. , Credit: Courtesy of The British Museum.
In Storied States, we examine the shift in how humans lived, moving from hunter-gatherers to sedentary farmers. And contrary to official narrative ...

  • Added: Jan 09, 2018
  • Length: 58:03
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This week on The Rough Draft Diaries we're headed to meet Dr. Crawford Strunk, a pediatric hematologist-oncologist, at ProMedica's Children's Hospi...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Jan 08, 2018
  • Length: 06:07
  • Purchases: 1
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Sandip forgets to feed his social media stream, and reconnects with the world.

  • Added: Jan 08, 2018
  • Length: 06:00
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LDS Church President Thomas S. Monson was a noted storyteller. He asked Mormons to be kind, honest, and to serve others. But when it came to cont...

  • Added: Jan 05, 2018
  • Length: 19:30
Caption: bird on the cape, Credit: Matthew Simonson
In a busy world, everyone's looking for a place for peace. Ask Skyler Kardell and he'll show you somewhere right in front of your nose. All you n...

  • Added: Jan 05, 2018
  • Length: 04:44
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a wintry electronic journey across the arctic north

  • Added: Jan 05, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
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An innocent woman discusses re-entering her world outside of prison. She addresses the painful time spent away from her children and new possibilit...

  • Added: Jan 04, 2018
  • Length: 04:56