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Caption: Chelyabinsk 2013 explodes over the city on February 15, 2013., Credit: YouTube
Lindley Johnson has just been named NASA's first Planetary Defense Officer. He's joined on this week's PlanRad by astronomer Kelly Fast, the new m...

Bought by KMUD, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, WXAV 88.3FM, KWMR, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Feb 02, 2016
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Olivia Block gathering audio in Chicago
The work of composer and sound artist Olivia Block has been described as "distinctive and individual" by The New York Times. She is happy enough wr...

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  • Added: Feb 01, 2016
  • Length: 04:20
  • Purchases: 1
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Scientists uncover the lost astronomical calculations of the Babylonians.

  • Added: Jan 31, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
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The carnivorous Venus flytrap avoids wasting energy digesting non-food items it traps by accident with a bit of math.

  • Added: Jan 31, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
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Host Bob Kustra and Goldstone discuss the book, which looks at the battle to control the skies during the early days of aviation.

  • Added: Jan 29, 2016
  • Length: 30:15
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Tune into our Innovate CSR interview with Dana Marlowe, president and cofounder of Accessibility Partners, to learn how the company works with gove...

  • Added: Jan 29, 2016
  • Length: 38:07
Caption: Messier 5 is a globular cluster containing hundreds of thousands of stars.  It is about 25,000 light years from our solar system., Credit: ESA/Hubble
New research indicates that globular clusters—collections of up to a million stars—could provide stable environments for life, along with opportuni...

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  • Added: Jan 26, 2016
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 5
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Robert Parker realized that his destiny in life was to help others and make the world a better place. Now, as a cancer research scientist, he refle...

  • Added: Jan 25, 2016
  • Length: 04:41
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Studying how rats respond to the same cues that encourage people to make unwise bets could lead to better treatments for problem gambling.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Jan 24, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
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The North Atlantic Right Whale is highly endangered, but identifying individuals is a labor of love. A new software can now make researchers' work ...

  • Added: Jan 22, 2016
  • Length: 06:28
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An author says NASCAR reflects our culture and society. Also: Self-driving cars are becoming a reality.

Bought by KVSC, Radio Phoenix, KKRN, and Peconic Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Jan 21, 2016
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Dawn had this view of Ceres at 86 degrees south latitude on Dec. 10, only three days after completing its descent to an average orbital altitude of 240 miles (385 kilometers). , Credit: NASA / JPL-Caltech / UCLA / MPS / DLR / IDA
The Dawn Mission Chief Engineer Marc Rayman returns for another report on the ion-engine powered mission, now orbiting 240 miles above dwarf planet...

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  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 7
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Travel apps help you get around big cities. DW Correspondent John Laurenson lives in Paris, where his life recently changed when he started using a...

  • Added: Jan 18, 2016
  • Length: 05:53
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Why are researchers failing to report the number of animals used in studies? Living a life of deception - pedophilia. We remember the futurist arti...

Bought by WMUU-LP, KPIP-LP, Troy Public Radio, KZYX, KRZA and more


  • Added: Jan 17, 2016
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 6
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The discovery of four new short-lived elements may be bringing scientists closer to creating new heavy elements with staying power.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Jan 17, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Don't let the coffee berry borer ruin your day. , Credit: Javier Ceja-Navarro
A major coffee pest consumes otherwise lethal doses of caffeine with help from a few of its friends.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Jan 17, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Minnesota's largest solar power project went online in December atop two parking ramps at the Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport. Dennis Probst, who spea...

  • Added: Jan 12, 2016
  • Length: 17:31
Caption: Host Mat Kaplan and moon rock curator Francis McCubbin, Credit: Mat Kaplan
Francis McCubbin is the new Astromaterials Curator at NASA’s Johnson Space Center, where the priceless collection includes the Apollo moonrocks. J...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KWMR, KREV-LP, WXAV 88.3FM, KMRE-LP and more


  • Added: Jan 12, 2016
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 6
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Zooplankton in the Arctic Ocean migrate by the light of the moon.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Jan 11, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Neanderthal skull at the American Museum of Natural History, Credit: Anagoria/CC BY 3.0, via Wikipedia
Did modern humans inherit allergies from Neanderthals?

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Jan 11, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
Graham Hancock presents an alternative story of civilization’s past.

Bought by KPIP-LP and WYAP


  • Added: Jan 06, 2016
  • Length: 37:10
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Kara Platoni
Researchers are changing the way we experience our world. They’re engineering scents that stimulate lost memories, they’re searching for the elusiv...

Bought by KVSC and KCBX


  • Added: Jan 06, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Artist's concept of a VASIMIR-powered human interplanetary mission., Credit: Ad Astra Rocket Company
Mat Kaplan visits the Ad Astra Rocket Company in Texas where they are perfecting the VASIMIR electric rocket engine. Emily Lakdawalla has created a...

Bought by KREV-LP, KMUD, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KWMR, WXAV 88.3FM and more


  • Added: Jan 05, 2016
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 8
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How are tiny specks of dust related to the formation of our solar system? Christine Floss, professor of physics at Washington University in St. Lo...

  • Added: Jan 04, 2016
  • Length: 12:00
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A new digital technology is helping to transform cemeteries. Simple headstones are being fitted with chips to ensure the memory of the deceased is ...

Bought by WABE


  • Added: Jan 04, 2016
  • Length: 02:57
  • Purchases: 1