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This week on melodically challenged, this old show is loaded with an hour of poetry and music about aging. According to Joseph Hansen, getting olde...

  • Added: Sep 20, 2014
  • Length: 01:00:00
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Investing in war is a dirty business but a business none the less. A seldom looked at take on investing in companies that profit from Washington's ...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2014
  • Length: 03:00
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Jesse Dermody lives in the woods north of Duluth in a cabin right next to his brother Ryan's cabin. Together they are the band The Brothers Burn Mo...

  • Added: Sep 18, 2014
  • Length: 02:04
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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.

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

  • Added: Sep 18, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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Albert Schweitzer said, "happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory." Welcome to another edition of melodically challenged, where ...

  • Added: Sep 18, 2014
  • Length: 01:00:00
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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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In 1996, the high level intergovernmental Arctic Council was formed to promote cooperation and interaction among the Arctic states. In this episode...

  • Added: Sep 15, 2014
  • Length: 05:23
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A classic story about the passage of time and the survival of hope.

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, KKRN, KMUN, KWMR, KUOW and more


  • Added: Sep 15, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 15
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This week's melodically challenged show is all about the ode. From classic odes to Nightingales and the West Wind by Keats and Shelley to contempor...

Bought by KREV-LP


  • Added: Sep 12, 2014
  • Length: 01:00:00
  • Purchases: 1
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On the 13th anniversary of September 11, 2001, this "Sonnet for the Fall" is offered here.

  • Added: Sep 11, 2014
  • Length: :54
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This week on melodically challenged we will look at beauty and hear an hour of poetry and music that reconsiders our relationship to beauty in the ...

Bought by KREV-LP


  • Added: Sep 10, 2014
  • Length: 01:00:01
  • Purchases: 1
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An American pediatric brain surgeon describes his remarkable recent journey to Africa and David Scheffer recalls his years of behind-the-scenes neg...

  • Added: Sep 08, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
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How should the law respond to the findings of neuroscience?

Bought by KTRL, KWMR, WYAP, and KSKQ


  • Added: Sep 08, 2014
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: DANCE music you can LISTEN to.
The best of the latest offerings in the realms of Electronica, House, Chill Out, Electro House, Techno, and Psy-Trance!

  • Added: Sep 06, 2014
  • Length: 58:57
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The cost of the truth is not tied to inflation. It’s tied to tolerance, inversely. The more tolerance that exists, the lower the price paid for the...

  • Added: Sep 06, 2014
  • Length: 04:23
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Carlos Rocha, an inmate at Danville Correctional Center in Illinois, talks about a murder he committed in 1998.

  • Added: Sep 05, 2014
  • Length: 01:42
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Sekou Siby, a former kitchen worker at Windows on the World restaurant in the World...

  • Added: Sep 05, 2014
  • Length: 02:08
Caption: Money Matters Award Winning Host Marc Cuniberti
FULL SHOW ready for airplay with generic edit. Aired live on KVMR 9/4/2014 #193 The European Central Bank Blinks September 2014 Letters from lis...

  • Added: Sep 05, 2014
  • Length: 55:00
Caption: Money Matters Award Winning Host Marc Cuniberti
Called tax inversion, US companies are merging with foreign ones to become foreign corporations to reduce their taxes. Is this unpatriotic? Is this...

  • Added: Sep 05, 2014
  • Length: 03:00
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Mark Christensen is a published author, and a long time educator. He is Professor of English at Bemidji State University where is particular intere...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Sep 04, 2014
  • Length: 02:47
  • Purchases: 1
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Joyce Sutphen is Minnesota's Poet Laureate. Here Joyce Sutphen recites her poem, "Danger Days". The Beat is a daily reminder that, in Minnesota poe...

  • Added: Sep 04, 2014
  • Length: 04:24
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Every October, over 30 cyclists from the New Orleans area embark on a three-day bike ride to the Louisiana State Penitentiary. The “NOLA to Angola”...

  • Added: Sep 04, 2014
  • Length: 04:53
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Cate Belleveau is a retired educator, who's written poetry and plays and a children's book. She's also the artistic director of the Mask & Rose Wom...

  • Added: Sep 04, 2014
  • Length: 04:01
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Two Earth approaching asteroids were discovered on the same night.

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Sep 04, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1