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Caption: Geology is Destiny, Credit: Seth Shostak
Geology is big history. If the Ice Age had been a bit warmer, the U.S. might have only 13 states. But humanity has introduced its own geologic er...

  • Added: Jan 16, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
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February 2017 Highlights • Designing Better Football Helmets with the Star System • The Roots of Cajun Mardi Gras • Predicting When and Where the N...

  • Added: Jan 15, 2017
  • Length: 40:00
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To celebrate Life of the Law’s 100th Episode, Life of the Law and the National Science Foundation brought five NSF funded scholars to the NSF Headq...

  • Added: Jan 11, 2017
  • Length: 01:07:16
Caption: No Face to Hide, Credit: Seth Shostak
Face it – your mug is not entirely your own. It’s routinely uploaded to social media pages and captured on CCTV cameras with – and without – your ...

Bought by KTSW 89.9, WMUU-LP, XRAY.fm, RadioFreePalmer, WRIR and more


  • Added: Jan 09, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 18
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We improve our movements. This is called motor learning and it is a very subconscious activity. Hear about the subconscious subverting the consciou...

  • Added: Jan 05, 2017
  • Length: 15:54

  • Added: Jan 04, 2017
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Caption: The Light Stuff, Credit: Seth Shostak
The light bulb needs changing. Edison’s incandescent bulb, virtually unaltered for more than a century, is now being eclipsed by the LED. The cre...

Bought by WMUU-LP, 91.7 WHUS Storrs, RadioFreePalmer, XRAY.fm, WRGY and more


  • Added: Jan 02, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 16
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If only the present moment exists, where does the future come from?

Bought by KOJB 90.1 FM The eagle, KSKQ, KRZA, KKWE Niijii Radio, KSFR and more


  • Added: Jan 01, 2017
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 10
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Silence is an endangered species, says Gordon Hempton. He defines real quiet as presence — not an absence of sound, but an absence of noise. The Ea...

  • Added: Dec 27, 2016
  • Length: 58:00
Caption: The Fix is In, Credit: Seth Shostak
The moon jellyfish has remarkable approach to self-repair. If it loses a limb, it rearranges its remaining body parts to once again become radiall...

Bought by KTSW 89.9, WMUU-LP, XRAY.fm, RadioFreePalmer, WRIR and more


  • Added: Dec 26, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 15
Caption: Looking out for you
Worried about an upcoming conversation about your performance? Are you a leader who has a number of performance evaluation discussions in the next ...

  • Added: Dec 21, 2016
  • Length: 54:01

  • Added: Dec 21, 2016
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  • Added: Dec 21, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: A Moment of Science
Does an Onion a Day Keep the Doctor Away?

  • Added: Dec 21, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: A Moment of Science
Meet Lichen's Third Partner -- Yeast

  • Added: Dec 21, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: Skeptic Check: Fear Itself, Credit: Seth Shostak
Shhh. We have to make this quick. There are a lot of scary events going on in the world. You may also worry about the stuff they might not be tel...

Bought by 91.7 WHUS Storrs, XRAY.fm, KAZU, WRST-FM Oshkosh, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Dec 19, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 9
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Would there still be colors in the world if there was no one around to see them?

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, KOJB 90.1 FM The eagle, KTSW 89.9, KSKQ, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Dec 19, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: GEBCO (General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans) A 3-d visualization of bathymetry data taken from the GEBCO 2014 Grid, Credit: GEBCO | www.gebco.net
In this episode of World Ocean Radio host Peter Neill discusses the need for more funding and energy directed toward the vast unknown ocean, and th...

  • Added: Dec 13, 2016
  • Length: 05:15

  • Added: Dec 13, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: A Moment of Science
Pythagorean numbers and harmony.

  • Added: Dec 12, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: A Moment of Science
Diamonds: An Electronic Device's Best Friend

  • Added: Dec 12, 2016
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  • Added: Dec 12, 2016
  • Length: 02:00