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Caption: Cassini took this photo on June 4, 2017, close to periapsis on its seventh "Grand Finale" orbit, when it passed between the planet and the rings., Credit: NASA/JPL/SSI/Emily Lakdawalla
The Cassini Mission has less than two months to go before it ends with a spectacular plunge into the beautiful ringed world. Planetary Society Sen...

Bought by WXAV 88.3FM, WTJU, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KWMR, KRZA and more


  • Added: Jul 19, 2017
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Eos II, Credit: courtesy umnsvp.org
The U of MN Solar Vehicle Project has a long and successful history. WTIP's Dave TerSteeg chatted with this year's co-leaders of the project, stude...

  • Added: Jul 18, 2017
  • Length: 18:28
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HOUR ONE: "Check Your Privilege" - When was the last time you questioned your beliefs? This hour, the benefits and drawbacks of talking about privi...

  • Added: Jul 18, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:58
Caption: A Moment of Science
Eye Protection During a Solar Eclipse

  • Added: Jul 17, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
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With surveillance cameras on the rise and cell phones in every pocket, video evidence is increasingly common in courtrooms. But there’s a lot we do...

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  • Added: Jul 14, 2017
  • Length: 03:43
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Matt Golombek and Mars rovers, Credit: NASA/JPL
When the Pathfinder lander reached Mars 20 years ago it began a Martian renaissance that has never paused. JPL scientist Matt Golombek was the mis...

Bought by KMRE-LP, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KWMR, WMUU-LP, KRZA and more


  • Added: Jul 12, 2017
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 8
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This week we talk about how much we want computers to take over music creation.

Bought by KSKQ, WOUB, KSRQ, and 89.1 Trapper Radio KNWT


  • Added: Jul 05, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: •	New Very Large Telescope image of galaxy Messier 77 , Credit: •	European Southern Observatory
Veteran astronomer and cosmologist Sandra Faber has just been awarded the Gruber Prize for Cosmology, honoring more than forty years of pioneering ...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, WTJU, KWMR, WMUU-LP, KRZA and more


  • Added: Jul 05, 2017
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 8
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Researchers release endangered Harlequin frogs back into the Panamanian rainforest.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Jul 02, 2017
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Human muscle is adapted for endurance, rather than ape-like strength.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Jul 02, 2017
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
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HOUR ONE: "Falling For It" - We’re hearing a lot about fake news. But you’re a smart person. You can tell when a story’s fake. Can’t you? HOUR ...

  • Added: Jun 30, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:58
Caption: Composer Matthew Burtner, Credit: Matthew Burtner
Listen to how the sounds of melting glaciers are being frozen in time and woven into haunting electronic musical compositions. We also talk about d...

Bought by WCWP, WMUU-LP, KMRE-LP, WRGY, WCMU and more


  • Added: Jun 30, 2017
  • Length: 53:55
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Composer Matthew Burtner, Credit: Matthew Burtner
Listen to how the sounds of melting glaciers are being frozen in time and woven into haunting electronic musical compositions. We also talk about d...

Bought by KMUN, WCQS, WNMU-FM, WNSB, KKRN and more


  • Added: Jun 30, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Composer Matthew Burtner, Credit: Matthew Burtner
Listen to how the sounds of melting glaciers are being frozen in time and woven into haunting electronic musical compositions. We also talk about d...

Bought by WNMU-FM


  • Added: Jun 30, 2017
  • Length: :29
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Artist concept of massive asteroid impact, Credit: NASA
Asteroid Day, June 30th, marks the anniversary of the great Tunguska impact that leveled a Siberian forest. It reminds us that a Near Earth Object ...

Bought by WTJU, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KWMR, WMUU-LP, KRZA and more


  • Added: Jun 28, 2017
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 8
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Tomorrow’s space pioneers will be very different from the explorers of yesterday.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Jun 25, 2017
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: "American Eclipse" by David Baron, Credit: Liveright/W.W. Norton
The great inventor was just one of many men and women who made their way across the American West to view and document the total solar eclipse of 1...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KWMR, WMUU-LP, WTJU, KMRE-LP and more


  • Added: Jun 21, 2017
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 6
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About 1 in 8 American women will be diagnosed with breast cancer at some point in their lifetime. Some of the most aggressive forms of breast cance...

Bought by WAMC and KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Jun 16, 2017
  • Length: 03:34
  • Purchases: 2
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Researchers hope to repair cancer-causing genes - A new app is designed to make more informed patients - A hidden HIV epidemic among elderly Africa...

Bought by WNMU-FM


  • Added: Jun 16, 2017
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 1
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Researchers hope to repair cancer-causing genes - A new app is designed to make more informed patients - A hidden HIV epidemic among elderly Africa...

Bought by WCWP, KMRE-LP, WCMU, WRGY, WAMC and more


  • Added: Jun 16, 2017
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 8
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Repairing cancer-causing genes - A new app designed to make more informed patients

Bought by WXDU, WCQS, WUGA (part of GPB), KMUN, Radio Phoenix and more


  • Added: Jun 16, 2017
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 9
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Tabby's star varies in brightness suggesting that it swallowed one or more of it's planets in the very recent past.

Bought by KKRN, KUPR low power FM, and WLPR


  • Added: Jun 15, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: February 21, 1997--Julie Webster, Cassini’s manager of spacecraft operations (kneeling, right), and the rest of the mission's assembly, test and launch operations (ATLO) team pose with the spacecraft outside the Jet Propulsion Laboratory's Space Simulator, Credit: NASA / Jet Propulsion Laboratory - Caltech / Bob Brown
How do you keep a dazzlingly complex spacecraft in good health after 20 years in space? That’s the challenge for Julie Webster and her team of eng...

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  • Added: Jun 13, 2017
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: A Moment of Science
What Causes the Namib Desert’s Fairy Circles?

  • Added: Jun 09, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: A Moment of Science
Benjamin Franklin and the Swatches of Snow

  • Added: Jun 09, 2017
  • Length: 02:00