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Caption: Bora Yoon, Credit: Leslie Van Stelte.
Bora Yoon talks about building the sonic design of her album Sunken Cathedral.

  • Added: Jul 17, 2014
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Jeff Kirschner
Anyone who is on social media knows how often you can be inundated with picayune details of your friends’ daily lives. But what if all that over-sh...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Jul 16, 2014
  • Length: 29:40
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Julie Otsuka, Credit: Robert Bessoir
Julie Otsuka’s first novel When the Emperor Was Divine explores her family’s history in the Japanese-American internment camps during World War II.

  • Added: Jul 11, 2014
  • Length: 28:30
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In Japan, insects (or "mushi") are pets, medicine, and even vehicles for spirits. Plus: A robot that kills ticks. And: A poem about the insect know...

Bought by Peconic Public Broadcasting, WMNF, and WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: Jul 11, 2014
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Rick Hutchinson
Shared mobility – it’s a concept that might be a little foreign to the millions of Americans who get in their cars by themselves everyday and embar...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Jul 09, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Josh Wiggins and Kat Candler, San Francisco, CA 4/28/14, Credit: Andrea Chase
Kat Candler and Josh Wiggins talk homework, evolution, and grilled cheese sandwiches.

  • Added: Jul 04, 2014
  • Length: 10:21
Caption: Seamus Connolly, Credit: Lee Pellegrini, Boston College
It's a tuneful podcast as we go to the heart of Irish music with 2013 National Heritage Fellow Seamus Connolly.

  • Added: Jul 03, 2014
  • Length: 28:29
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Nancy Schoenberger chronicles the tempestuous romance of Liz & Dick in her book Furious Love: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, and the Marriage of...

Bought by WTJU, KFOK-LP, and KKRN


  • Added: Jul 03, 2014
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Adam Werbach
Our guest today is Adam Werbach who could already have been called an environmental activist when he was just in high school. At the ripe young age...

  • Added: Jul 02, 2014
  • Length: 28:00
Caption: Julene Bair
JuleneBairHow much junk do you own? You're probably not technically a "hoarder" but like most Americans, you may have way more stuff than you know ...

Bought by KVSC


  • Added: Jul 02, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Irene Hofmann, Director, SITE Santa Fe
On Skype, Cathy Byrd speaks with Irene Hofmann, Director and Chief Curator of SITE Santa Fe, about radical changes in the way the contemporary art ...

  • Added: Jul 02, 2014
  • Length: 26:16
Caption: Dom Flemons/Prospect Hill, Credit: Official Album Cover
Dom Flemons interprets traditional music with a distinct rhythmic drive, using instruments like bones and quills.

Bought by KSRQ, KKRN, KFOK-LP, and WLPR


  • Added: Jul 01, 2014
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 4
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The Gulf Stream was essential to the early exploration of the New World and continues to influence our climate, weather, environment, and shipping ...

Bought by KVSC, WEZU, Peconic Public Broadcasting, WCAI / WNAN, and WMNF


  • Added: Jun 27, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Mike Tinskey
If you own an electric vehicle and you have solar panels on your house, you can drive around powered entirely by renewable energy. But what can EV ...

  • Added: Jun 25, 2014
  • Length: 29:50
Caption: Marian Anderson Sings at Lincoln Memorial: 1939 # 3, Credit: Smithsonian Institution
A stirring collection of patriotic music performed throughout U.S. history by African Americans, sometimes in the face of public hostility. Also, s...

Bought by WTJU and KMXT


  • Added: Jun 21, 2014
  • Length: 53:55
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Jane Chu, Credit: Courtesy of the Kauffman Center for the Arts
Jane Chu shares her ideas for the agency and the place of art in her own life.

  • Added: Jun 20, 2014
  • Length: 28:29
Caption: Chip Taylor
Host Jason Wilber interviews hit songwriter Chip Taylor. This is part 3 of a 3 part interview.

Bought by WNKU


  • Added: Jun 20, 2014
  • Length: 01:00:00
  • Purchases: 1
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A stirring collection of patriotic music performed throughout U.S. history by African Americans, sometimes in the face of public hostility. Also, s...

Bought by WFHB, Peconic Public Broadcasting, and WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: Jun 20, 2014
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Bonnie Arnold, Jay Baruchel, Dean Deblois & America Ferrara, San Francisco, CA, 6/2/14, Credit: Andrea Chase
Jay Baruchel, America Ferrara, Dean Deblois, and Bonnie Arnold talk falling objects, unlikely damsels in distress, and why it’s a three-year wait b...

  • Added: Jun 12, 2014
  • Length: 11:26
Caption: Art Force: Cross Currents Civic Exhibition, Credit: Courtesy of Art Force
Art-Force: Artists revitalizing rural manufacturing.

  • Added: Jun 12, 2014
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: ThatMQS
Host: Dr. Pait and Announcer: Tom Brannon on "That! Medical Quiz Show - Uneven and Still Normal" with contestants: Dustin, Gabby, and Magician De...

  • Added: Jun 08, 2014
  • Length: 26:47
Caption: Chris Mason Johnson, San Francisco, CA 6/2/14, Credit: Andrea Chase
Chris Mason Johnson talks being alert, Rock Hudson as a touchstone, and perplexing Millennials.

  • Added: Jun 06, 2014
  • Length: 18:10
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Discussions with renowned doctors about advances in both lymphoma and heart disease.

Bought by KFOK-LP, WTJU, and KKRN


  • Added: Jun 06, 2014
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 3
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Discussions with renowned doctors about advances in both lymphoma and heart disease.

Bought by WEZU, Peconic Public Broadcasting, and WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: Jun 06, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Boukman Eksperyans, Credit: Courtesy of LEAF
For Jennifer Pickering, all art is both local and global and LEAF is that philosophy in action.

  • Added: Jun 05, 2014
  • Length: 28:30