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Scientists circle the globe to study the world’s microscopic sea creatures.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: May 23, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: May 22, 2015
  • Length: 03:00
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California drought has not meant new opportunities for Midwest farmers. Nicolette Hahn Niman has ideas for how the beef industry can do it better. ...

  • Added: May 22, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
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One part per billion is equal to two tablespoons of sugar dissolved in an Olympic sized swimming pool. Drugs used to treat children for ADHD are e...

Bought by KTSW 89.9 and WRGY


  • Added: May 22, 2015
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Ginger Strand
“Whither goest thou, America, in thy shiny car in the night?” Jack Kerouac’s “On The Road” perfectly captured the essence of the American fascinati...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: May 20, 2015
  • Length: 29:40
  • Purchases: 1
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Saving starving stranded sea lion pups forced ashore in California - limiting amounts of how many can be saved. Temperatures are rising - so it’s h...

Bought by KZYX, Radio Phoenix, WFIU, WOUB, and KMXT


  • Added: May 17, 2015
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: toolik Lake on Alaska's North Slope. , Credit: Copyright John C. Wingfield
Like the pioneers of the American West, the birds that are now settling the Arctic frontier in response to climate change aren’t necessarily the bi...

Bought by WABE and WLPR


  • Added: May 16, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Materials scientists are studying the structure of sea shells to design stronger materials.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: May 16, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Juvenile Chinook salmon., Credit:  Roger Tabor USFWS - Pacific Region CC BY 2.0, via flickr
Can a fish’s ears tell its life story?

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: May 16, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
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If you send scientists to the beach, they may come back with the next way to produce biofuels. But it takes a lot of collaboration along the way.

  • Added: May 15, 2015
  • Length: 09:36
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It's like gang warfare, but with really tiny gang members. Some microbes provide their relatives with protection, emitting antibiotics that kill of...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: May 15, 2015
  • Length: 04:07
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Benjamin Grant
As they learn more about the realities of climate change and sea level rise, some coastal communities are taking action. This week on Sea Change Ra...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: May 12, 2015
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Host Amy Martin welcomes you to this new podcast and converses with chickens.

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: May 12, 2015
  • Length: 03:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Is Tesla’s home battery revolutionizing energy storage? Harnessing tidal lagoon power in the UK, chasing rare birds in West Africa, and are whale-w...

Bought by KZYX, Raven Radio, WFIU, KRZA, KMXT and more


  • Added: May 10, 2015
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Expansion of the ventral grooved blubber during a fin whale lunge., Credit: University of British Columbia
Baleen whales have rubbery nerves that allow them to stretch to twice their length when they feed.

Bought by KMXT and WLPR


  • Added: May 08, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Rhett Butler
Monoculture. It displaces native plant and animal species, it leads to long-term soil quality degradation, and, in tropical areas, it often means t...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: May 05, 2015
  • Length: 29:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: A still image from a remote camera trap shows a chimpanzee cracking nuts with a stone., Credit:  (Courtesy of Chimp & See/MPI-EVAPanAf)
A new citizen science project needs volunteers to watch video clips of wild chimpanzees and record their behavior.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: May 04, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
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New research reveals that careless bird feeding can harm native species.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: May 04, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Daniel Simons, Sven Thesen, Ann Edminster, Greg Dalton, Credit: Ed Ritger
Conservation begins at home – literally. And while designing and operating a home that generates as much energy as it uses used to be a theoretical...

  • Added: May 04, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
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A grim outlook for the world’s forests -- Uproar over Uganda’s plans for a hydroelectric dam -- Land erosion and climate change in the Sundarbans -...

Bought by KZYX, Raven Radio, WFIU, WOUB, WYAP and more


  • Added: May 03, 2015
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Unicellular plankton turn toxic when they sniff nearby predators.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: May 02, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
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90 second modules that celebrate the natural world and bring the wonder of nature into daily life

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Apr 29, 2015
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Daniel Kammen
Last week we spoke about the prospect of decentralized energy systems supplying clean electricity to the developing world with Daniel Kammen, a UC...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Apr 29, 2015
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Denmark’s secret to wind power success – Global e-waste mounts –Ticking time bomb threatens the DRC and Rwanda - China's cockroach business is boom...

Bought by KZYX, Radio Phoenix, Raven Radio, WFIU, KUOW and more


  • Added: Apr 25, 2015
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Natural Remedies for Blood Pressure. There are ways to control blood pressure naturally.

  • Added: Apr 23, 2015
  • Length: 02:35