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Caption: Norman Rockwell - Doctor and Doll, Credit: WikiArt Visual Encyclopedia
A half-hour, sound-rich documentary that follows a group of medical residents as they decide whether to enter the fraught field of primary care, or...

  • Added: Jan 29, 2015
  • Length: 27:21
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Can faith and science not only co-exist but complement one another?

  • Added: Jan 29, 2015
  • Length: 03:29
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A skyscraper sized Potentially Hazardous Asteroid is discovered when it was 50 million miles from us.

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Jan 29, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
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As the old year ends and a new year begins, the passage of time is on our minds. We check the time on cell phones, computer monitors, watches and w...

  • Added: Jan 28, 2015
  • Length: 06:17
Caption: Skeptic Check: Mummy Dearest, Credit: Seth Shostak
Shh …mummy’s the word! We don’t want to provoke the curse of King Tut. We’ll unravel secrets about the famous Egyptian pharaoh, dispel myths abou...

Bought by KSKQ, WRGY, KRPS, WYAP, WRIR and more


  • Added: Jan 26, 2015
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Ernest Moniz, U.S. Secretary of Energy, Credit: Ellen Cohan
In our next program we tackle the facts and fantasies of clean energy. Using satellites in space to peer into the ocean deep; untangling the knot o...

  • Added: Jan 24, 2015
  • Length: 58:56
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In less than three and a half hours 3 Potentially Hazardous asteroids were discovered.

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Jan 22, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
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A new plan for a space trip to Mars will be able to deliver a steady stream of supplies to a human space colony on the red planet.

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Jan 22, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
Dr. Robert Crease discusses how terms from quantum mechanics have found their way into everyday discourse.

  • Added: Jan 22, 2015
  • Length: 32:16
Caption: Big Questions Somewhat Answered, Credit: Seth Shostak
Why are we here? What happened after the Big Bang? What is dark matter? Will dark energy tear the universe apart? Each of these big puzzlers is...

Bought by KREV-LP, KSKQ, KRPS, WYAP, WRIR and more


  • Added: Jan 19, 2015
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Diamond, Demetrius, Josh and Kevin interview Jamin Bogi (Group Against Smog and Pollution), Phil Johnson (The Heinz Endowments) and Neil Donahue (C...

  • Added: Jan 14, 2015
  • Length: 03:26
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The newest member of the NASA funded Catalina Sky Survey team, Rose Matheny, discovers her first Earth approaching asteroid.

Bought by KALH, KENW, and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 14, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Ceres is a small dwarf planet in our solar system which contains a large proportion of water. NASA is about to begin to explore it.

Bought by KENW and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 14, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: How to Talk to Aliens, Credit: Seth Shostak
If we send deliberate messages to aliens, what should we say? Scientists from diverse disciplines offer their advice. Also, a response to Stephen...

Bought by KREV-LP, KSKQ, KRPS, WYAP, WRIR and more


  • Added: Jan 12, 2015
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
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2014 was a record year for the asteroid hunting community with more than 1,450 new objects being discovered.

Bought by KMXT and KENW


  • Added: Jan 08, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Green Meteors which have long been attributed to alien spacecraft or spy devices are in reality beautiful natural events.

Bought by KMXT and KENW


  • Added: Jan 08, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Elektro the Moto-Man and his Little Dog Sparko, created by Westinghouse Electric Company for the 1939 World’s Fair., Credit: New York City Public Library
Maria Lane, author of Geographies of Mars, relates what Percival Lowell observed on the red planet. This segment comes from BackStory's episode "Th...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jan 05, 2015
  • Length: 09:02
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Meet Your Replacements, Credit: Seth Shostak
There’s no one like you. At least, not yet. But will the future have androids able to do just about everything, computers hooked directly into yo...

Bought by KREV-LP, KRPS, KSKQ, KUNC, KWIT and more


  • Added: Jan 05, 2015
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 10
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The unexamined year is not worth reviewing.

Bought by KTRL, KWTF community radio for Sonoma County, KWMR, and KSKQ


  • Added: Jan 02, 2015
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 4
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Asteroid hunters have discovered nearly 100 small objects which are accessible by astronauts.

Bought by KMXT and KENW


  • Added: Jan 01, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
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The NASA New Horizons Spacecraft is on a voyage of discovery to the distant parts of our solar system.

Bought by KMXT and KENW


  • Added: Jan 01, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Skeptic Check: Got a Sweet Truth, Credit: Seth Shostak
The sweet stuff is getting sour press. Some researchers say sugar is toxic. But should cupcakes be regulated like alcohol?

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, WRIR, WRGY, WYAP, and Accessible Media Inc.


  • Added: Dec 29, 2014
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Mining asteroids may seem farfetched, however, some on our planet are actively pursuing this goal.

Bought by KMXT, Radio Newark, and KENW


  • Added: Dec 26, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Dan Matross, Trade Commissioner on Science and Sustainable Technologies, Consulate General of Canada, Credit: Rikki Ward
Wild weather is impacting Main Street. It’s also trickling onto Wall Street. The nasty polar vortex of 2014 compelled Wal-Mart and other retailers ...

  • Added: Dec 24, 2014
  • Length: 58:57
Caption: Science Fiction True, Credit: Seth Shostak
Don’t believe everything you see on the screen. Science fiction film is just a guess as to how our future might unfold. But sometimes fantasy be...

Bought by KREV-LP, KRPS, CHSR-FM 97.9, WYAP, WRIR and more


  • Added: Dec 22, 2014
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7