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Caption: Composer Salvador Brotons
20 th -century Spanish composers whose works owe more to European modernism that to the folkloric characteristics of Spanish musical traditions.

Bought by KMUN, KWAX, WXXI, KVNO, KVNO and more


  • Added: Nov 14, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 11
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This week on Cultivating Place a seasonal special featuring a conversation with earth artist, Day Schildkret, who makes meaning and beauty with his...

  • Added: Nov 13, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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This week on Cultivating Place, we’re joined by Dorian Winslow, president of Womanswork, a 35 year old company which almost 33 years ago now introd...

  • Added: Nov 13, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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Our ancestors and their extinct relatives grew in height and weight at different times.

Bought by KSFR


  • Added: Nov 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Sheep can recognize human faces.

  • Added: Nov 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:00
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Small media has an outsized influence on public discourse.

  • Added: Nov 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:00
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On it's gravitational leash, Earth's pet space rock, 2016 HO3, accompanies us at a distance of between 38 and 100 times the Moon's distance from Ea...

Bought by KKRN and KSFR


  • Added: Nov 09, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Sounds Jewish, Credit: Mississippi Public Broadcasting
Next on “Sounds Jewish,” we prepare for Thanksgiving with songs about gathering with loved ones.

Bought by WTJU and WLPR


  • Added: Nov 09, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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The new field of epigenetics sees that genes can be turned on and off and expressed differently through changes in environment and behavior. Rachel...

  • Added: Nov 08, 2017
  • Length: 58:00
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People talk about ‘adults’ and ‘children’ or ‘mature people’ and ‘immature people’ all of the time. The progression from childhood to adulthood is ...

  • Added: Nov 08, 2017
  • Length: 35:48
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“Our computer-generated scenarios all showed this growth stopping in the early decades of the 21st century, and, I must say, looking back now, it s...

Bought by KTRL


  • Added: Nov 07, 2017
  • Length: 28:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Geese are holing up in the big city during the winter to avoid hunters.

  • Added: Nov 07, 2017
  • Length: 01:00
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Mammoths that left remains in Siberia were overwhelmingly male. Scientists want to know why.

  • Added: Nov 07, 2017
  • Length: 01:00
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This week on Cultivating Place, a conversation with Nick Hernandez, also known as Nick Hummingbird, an indigenous plantsman, educator and advocate ...

  • Added: Nov 06, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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For over 20 years, Jerry Taylor was a leading spokesperson for climate skepticism. He waged TV battles against climate activists on the likes of CN...

  • Added: Nov 06, 2017
  • Length: 41:51
Caption: Gentlemen's Anti-Temperance League, Credit: Aaron Davidson
The Gentlemen’s Anti-Temperance League calls what it does Prohibition Swing. It’s a collection of styles nearly a century old with a lot of cool. ...

  • Added: Nov 03, 2017
  • Length: 08:00
Caption: Monroe Crossing, Credit: Jamey Guy
Bach and bluegrass. The combination really works, as Monroe Crossing proved a few years ago when they performed a bluegrass mass created by compose...

  • Added: Nov 02, 2017
  • Length: 07:59
Caption: Monroe Crossing, Credit: Jamey Guy
Bach and bluegrass. The combination really works, as composer Carol Barnett and lyricist Marisha Chamberlain proved a few years ago when they creat...

  • Added: Nov 02, 2017
  • Length: 08:00
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Her unconventional studies have long suggested what neuroscience is now revealing: our experiences are formed by the words and ideas we attach to t...

  • Added: Nov 01, 2017
  • Length: 58:00
Caption: John Warner
Nontoxic hair color from the recipes of beetles, and a potential Alzheimer’s cure derived from applying nature’s operating instructions. The world-...

  • Added: Oct 31, 2017
  • Length: 28:31
Caption: Greg Houston (left) and Lynne Houston (right)
Many StoryCorps conversations touch on love, work, and death. But when Lynne Houston and her husband, Greg, sat down for their interview, they cove...

Bought by WOUB


  • Added: Oct 31, 2017
  • Length: 02:53
  • Purchases: 1
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This week on Cultivating Place, a conversation with Finian Makepeace, Co-Founder of Kiss the Ground, which works to restore soils worldwide by prom...

  • Added: Oct 30, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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Baseball and eminent domain collide in LA

Bought by WCPN, Spokane Public Radio, KMUN, KWMR, KFCF FM and more


  • Added: Oct 30, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:57
  • Purchases: 10
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Poet Susan Aizenberg discusses the use of fiction within poetry, admitting that she draws from real life, but notes that there is a distinction bet...

Bought by KFCF FM and WNJR


  • Added: Oct 26, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Large undiscovered Earth approaching asteroids are still out there.

Bought by KBMF 102.5FM Butte, Montana, KKRN, and KUPR low power FM


  • Added: Oct 26, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3