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A small space rock streaks past our home planet.

  • Added: May 25, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
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Large potentially dangerous asteroids are still out there.

Bought by KKRN, KUPR low power FM, and WLPR


  • Added: May 18, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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About 16% of the Earth approaching asteroids larger than 600 feet in diameter have orbiting companions. How do we defend against such a complex obj...

Bought by KKRN, KUPR low power FM, and WLPR


  • Added: May 18, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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What plant seeds will be left for interstellar travelers to take with them.

Bought by KUPR low power FM, KKRN, KTRT RADIO INC, and WLPR


  • Added: May 10, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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What had appeared as a solitary point of light returns to near Earth to reveal that it is two asteroids in a tight dance.

Bought by KTRT RADIO INC, KKRN, WOUB, KUPR low power FM, and WLPR


  • Added: May 04, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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A small asteroid orbits the Sun in less than a year.

Bought by KKRN, KUPR low power FM, and WLPR


  • Added: Apr 07, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Testing a way to deflecting an incoming asteroid on a collision course with planet Earth.

Bought by KENW, Radio Newark, KKRN, KUPR low power FM, and WLPR


  • Added: Mar 02, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Asteroid hunters have the ability to find small space rocks before they explode in our atmosphere and maybe even to tell you where to find pieces o...

Bought by KENW, Radio Newark, KUPR low power FM, WRST-FM Oshkosh, KKRN and more


  • Added: Feb 23, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 9
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In today’s installment of the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, Arts & Cultural Heritage Producer Jeff Carmack talks with two international stud...

  • Added: Feb 09, 2017
  • Length: 29:45
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2016 is the warmest year the Earth has been in the more than 180 years of record keeping.

Bought by Radio Newark, KENW, KMXT, KKRN, WLPR and more


  • Added: Feb 02, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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For many, Obama’s presidency will be defined by its accomplishments. Taking out Osama bin Laden, disengaging from fights in the Middle East that Am...

Bought by WOSU and WQCS


  • Added: Dec 06, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 2
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This week on Kite Line, we follow up on what’s happening nationally and internationally in regards to actions for the National Prison strike, both ...

Bought by KPIP-LP


  • Added: Oct 03, 2016
  • Length: 29:27
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Castles in the sky and in the sand, Bahrain, Credit: Hebah Fisher
It's 2011, and Bahrain is a divided society.

Bought by KPIP-LP


  • Added: Aug 29, 2016
  • Length: 42:13
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: WBOI's Folktale of Reflection, Credit: Julia Meek
We're meandering along a wellspring of musical musings this week on our Folktale of Reflection--hope you can join us.

Bought by 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, WLPR, WFIU, and GCR (Global Community Radio)


  • Added: Aug 22, 2016
  • Length: 59:58
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Fred L. Soper crossing a bridge to investigate an area where yellow fever occurred, Credit: Photo by Wilbur A. Sawyer courtesy National Library of Medicine
Eighty years ago, one man set out to eradicate the mosquito that now causes Zika virus—and it sullied his reputation forever.

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio and WABE


  • Added: Jun 21, 2016
  • Length: 12:08
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Residents of India, Israel confront water issues such as flooding, drought, pollution, and lack of access by the poor.
Scientists say most people on Earth will first experience climate change in terms of water — either too much or too little. This documentary explor...

Bought by WVPE, WRIR, WEKU, WHRV, KCBX and more


  • Added: May 12, 2016
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 12
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High School Senior, Eavan Burke, had a life changing experience on the tea plantations of Kenya, Africa. She decided to aid to the workers by creat...

Bought by WAMC


  • Added: Mar 25, 2016
  • Length: 04:52
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Athi Patra Ruga, Credit: What If The World Gallery, Cape Town, South Africa
South African artist Athi Patra Ruga talks about his performance series titled The Future White Women of Azania.

  • Added: Mar 24, 2016
  • Length: 10:36
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Jose Gonzalez released his 3rd full length, Vestiges and Claws, earlier this year, showcasing a more stripped down sound for the Swedish songwriter...

Bought by KUCB, KSUT, KHNS, and KRCB-FM "Radio 91"


  • Added: Dec 14, 2015
  • Length: 07:00
  • Purchases: 4
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A look at reggae from around the world, including music from Cultura Profetica, Suburband Reggae, The Black Seeds, and more.

  • Added: Sep 01, 2015
  • Length: 59:42
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We sit down with Devin Morrison of The Expanders to discuss rebel reggae and the legacy of the music. Also featuring tracks from Third World, Matis...

  • Added: Aug 18, 2015
  • Length: 59:29
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What if they really ARE out to get you? On the next Snap Judgment, we proudly present "Pariah."

  • Added: Mar 12, 2015
  • Length: 53:57
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As Anais Nin would say: "Dreams are necessary to life". Take an hour to find out why, this week on Folktales, and in the meantime: Dream on...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, WLPR, and WFIU


  • Added: Oct 28, 2014
  • Length: 01:00:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: PROJECT GUTENBERG
Professor Lynne Tatlock shares her insights into the art of translation and reveals the many lives of Jane Eyre in Germany.

  • Added: May 08, 2014
  • Length: 11:40
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On an all-NEW Snap, amazing stories from people paid to do our dirty work. From NPR and PRX, Snap Judgment presents “The Mercenary.”

  • Added: Mar 20, 2014
  • Length: 53:57