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The so called ‘nuclear option’ is triggered by the Spanish government to end Catalonia’s autonomy. Austria’s wunderkind wins elections and looks ...

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  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Chinna Masta Kali, Credit: Sandip Roy
Sandip Roy has a different perspective on India's version of Halloween.

  • Added: Oct 17, 2017
  • Length: 06:00
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We’re going to take an in-depth look at a recent crackdown on the gay community in Egypt.

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  • Length: 54:00
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Is this the new normal and how do we prepare? After a summer of severe weather events, Europeans are asking. How are farmers coping? Italy was rava...

Bought by WTJU, WNMU-FM, KUPR low power FM, WYAP, KWIT and more


  • Added: Oct 12, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 8
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Another dramatic week in Spain. Catalonia suspends its declaration of independence but the clock is still ticking… Living up to the Nobel Peace p...

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  • Length: 59:00
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A digital "ticket" inside your hand in Sweden / Taxi surveillance in Istanbul / An orbiting lunar base / Medicines pulled from shelves / Presented ...

Bought by WYAP, KWIT, WNMU-FM, and KMXT


  • Added: Oct 11, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Peter Landesman, San Francisco, CA 9/28/17, Credit: Andrea Chase
Peter Landesman talks integrity, corruption, and what he grooves on.

  • Added: Oct 07, 2017
  • Length: 14:29
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John Carroll Lynch talks souls, the five longevities, and the special light that Harry Dean Stanton radiated.

  • Added: Oct 06, 2017
  • Length: 17:45
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What does it mean to live sustainably? We head into the domestic sphere to find out what some eco-freaks are doing to reduce their own carbon footp...

Bought by WTJU, KCHU, KRZA, WNMU-FM, KWIT and more


  • Added: Oct 05, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Jakeri Bawcum, Credit: Cornelia Banks
Jakeri Bawcum was just five days old when she was placed in foster care. Her childhood and adolescence was tough. She shuffled between foster home...

  • Added: Oct 04, 2017
  • Length: 21:56
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Could a risky dam project be the solution to Lebanon's water woes? / Can the Dead Sea be brought back to life? / What's behind hundreds of dolphin...

Bought by WTJU, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], WNMU-FM, WYAP, KWIT and more


  • Added: Sep 28, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 8
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With recent hurricanes leaving parts of the US and Latin America reeling, we look to the Dutch. Over one fifth of the Netherlands is below sea leve...

Bought by KRZA, WYAP, KWIT, KMXT, and WNMU-FM


  • Added: Sep 26, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: A Thai temple replica for Durga Puja, Credit: Sandip Roy
It takes only a few hours to fly from Kolkata to Bangkok, and a weekend in Bangkok is quite common. But there’s very little of Thailand in Kolkata.

  • Added: Sep 25, 2017
  • Length: 06:00
Caption: Bruce Davis, Zen Hospice resident, listens to guitar played by Thad Povey., Credit: JoAnn Mar
There's an increased use of live music at Bay Area’s major hospitals and hospices to bring healing and comfort to people who are near death.

  • Added: Sep 21, 2017
  • Length: 09:25
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Can Norway wean itself off fossil fuels while pushing for Arctic oil? / Who’s voting for the environment in Germany’s upcoming election? / How cli...

Bought by KRZA, WXDU, WYAP, WTJU, KUAF Public Radio and more


  • Added: Sep 21, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Quartz crystal singing bowls, Credit: Truc Nguyen
Eric Cetnarski works as a sound healer in Oakland. Sound healing can be many things: from listening to our favorite songs to using our voices.

  • Added: Sep 19, 2017
  • Length: 05:39
Caption: These silk threads are produced by silkworms but based on the protein spiders use to spin a web.        , Credit: Kraig Biocraft Laboratories
The silky strands made by spiders are prized for their strength and suppleness. Now, scientists in the Great Lakes region are using technology to r...

Bought by Michigan Radio, North Country Public Radio, WCPN, WAMC, WXXI and more


  • Added: Sep 15, 2017
  • Length: 03:35
  • Purchases: 7
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Mongolia's miners consider the environmental cost of gold, Albania's hydropower plans threaten Europe's last large free-flowing river, and meet the...

Bought by KCHU, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], WYAP, WFIU, WTJU and more


  • Added: Sep 07, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Tony David (right) and an apprentice, Angelo Johnson (left) look out over the water where the dam used to be., Credit: Veronica Volk
Seventy-two dams in the U-S were demolished last year; and hundreds more were removed in the past decade. Most are taken down as part of an effort ...

Bought by WRVO Public Media, North Country Public Radio, WCPN, WCMU, WAMC and more


  • Added: Sep 01, 2017
  • Length: 04:16
  • Purchases: 6
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How European cities are getting cars off the road to combat air pollution and the entrepreneurs embracing waste with taste. Presented by Charlotta ...

Bought by KMXT, KWIT, WFIU, WTJU, WNMU-FM and more


  • Added: Aug 31, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 6

  • Added: Aug 24, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 9
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Those who have experienced an extraordinary event like an eclipse say it's the most amazing thing they’ve ever seen. The total eclipse of the sun w...

Bought by KRZA, KCHU, WMUU-LP, RadioFreePalmer, WNMU-FM and more


  • Added: Aug 22, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Capt. Rod MacDonald on the Maid of the Mist, Credit: Dave Rosenthal
Capt. Rod MacDonald has seen a lot in his 29 years on the Maid of the Mist. Like the man who came over Horseshoe Falls on a jet ski.

Bought by WCPN, WAMC, WXXI, WDET Detroit Public Radio, and WBFO


  • Added: Aug 17, 2017
  • Length: 06:40
  • Purchases: 5
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To mark International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples, find out how indigenous groups are fighting to preserve their native lands and resourc...

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, WYAP, KUAF Public Radio, WTJU, WFIU and more


  • Added: Aug 10, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Belize has to choose between ecotourism and agriculture, Galapagos’ biodiversity is under threat and Bali is caught between conservation and island...

Bought by KRZA, WMUU-LP, WYAP, KMXT, WTJU and more


  • Added: Aug 03, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 8