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Kitchens and bathrooms as we know them are on the brink of a revolution. Tech-savvy millennials are growing up to become homeowners, so architects ...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2016
  • Length: 03:44
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-How to get kids excited about learning science. -The kitchens of the future: pre-fabricated and internet interactive. -The state of bridges in thi...

Bought by WTJU


  • Added: Apr 29, 2016
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 1
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Do popular ideas spread because they're useful, or because they're infectious - like a nasty disease?

Bought by KMRE-LP, KWTF community radio for Sonoma County, WMUU-LP, KCMJ Community Radio, KPIP-LP and more


  • Added: Apr 26, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Skeptic Check: Your Inner Lab Coat, Credit: Seth Shostak
Sherlock Holmes doesn’t have a science degree, yet he thinks rationally like a scientist. You can too! Learn the secrets of being irritatingly lo...

Bought by WMUU-LP, WRIR, and WRGY


  • Added: Apr 25, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Lyndon Rive. Co-Founder and CEO of SolarCity, Credit: Ed Ritger
You know that cartoon where the guy has a light bulb over his head and then “bing” it goes on? Well, America is having a collective “light bulb” mo...

Bought by KTSW 89.9


  • Added: Apr 24, 2016
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 1
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You are less likely to be injured by a space rock than you might think.

Bought by KKRN and KRWG


  • Added: Apr 21, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
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With spring come flowers, green grass, and new leaves on the trees. But those welcome sights also bring some not-so-welcome allergies. What causes ...

Bought by WABE


  • Added: Apr 21, 2016
  • Length: 03:32
  • Purchases: 1
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-Organ transplants may one day be replaced by a serum grown from the patient's own cells that repair the damaged organ. -Why do people have allergi...

Bought by KMRE-LP, WRST-FM Oshkosh, WAMC, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, WTJU and more


  • Added: Apr 21, 2016
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 7
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-Organ transplants may be one day be replaced by a serum grown from the patient's own cells. -Why do some people have allergic reactions?

Bought by KVSC, KHNS, KKRN, WNMU-FM, Peconic Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Apr 21, 2016
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Emile Bruneau
We talk with two experts about how advances in the field of neuroscience may transform conflict resolution on an individual and global scale.

Bought by KUOW


  • Added: Apr 20, 2016
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
We are all born curious and a healthy sense of curiosity can benefit a person in many ways. However, modern technology threatens human curiosity. T...

Bought by KPIP-LP, WMUU-LP, and KMRE-LP


  • Added: Apr 19, 2016
  • Length: 22:55
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Moving Right Along, Credit: Seth Shostak
Find out why modeling the swirl of hurricanes takes a roomful of mathematicians and supercomputers, and how galaxies can move away from us faster t...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh, RadioFreePalmer, WMUU-LP, WRGY, and WRIR


  • Added: Apr 18, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Jim Collins
Unspun honors local environmental advocates, Peggy Rebol and Dr. Jim Collins, as we look at our relationships with Mother Earth and current environ...

Bought by KMUD


  • Added: Apr 17, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Ideas Books: Jeremy Taylor
Interview with author Jeremy Taylor about his book, Body By Darwin. Jeremy Taylor argues in Body by Darwin, that we can trace the roots of many med...

  • Added: Apr 16, 2016
  • Length: 33:16
Caption: Ideas Books: Ernest Naylor, Moonstruck
Interview with biologist Ernest Naylor about his book, Moonstruck. Throughout history, the influence of the full Moon on humans and animals has fea...

  • Added: Apr 16, 2016
  • Length: 27:16
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MAY HIGHLIGHTS • Birdwatching with David Sibley • Physics for the Blind • Care to give a gorilla a medical checkup? • Plus: the ecology of stor...

Bought by KACU, Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, KZYX, WRFA-LP, WGTE FM 91 and more


  • Added: Apr 15, 2016
  • Length: 50:00
  • Purchases: 8
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The largest salamander in the United States has some great nicknames, from “Hellbender,” to “Mud Puppy.” But this ancient, aquatic giant is disappe...

  • Added: Apr 15, 2016
  • Length: 03:38
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With all the digital text trails we're creating these days, what can we learn about our inner psychology, mental health, and well-being?

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: Apr 15, 2016
  • Length: 28:32
  • Purchases: 1
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Science can explain *what* happens – but can it explain *why* anything happens at all?

Bought by KTSW 89.9, KSKQ, KMRE-LP, WMUU-LP, KWTF community radio for Sonoma County and more


  • Added: Apr 11, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Surfeit of the Vitalest, Credit: Seth Shostak
In the century and a half since Charles Darwin wrote his seminal On the Origin of the Species, our understanding of evolution has changed quite a b...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, WMUU-LP, WRIR, and WRGY


  • Added: Apr 11, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Segment 1: Dr. Pepper Schwartz/"normality" in sex and love Segment 2 &3: Shar McBee/leadership and volunteerism Segment 4: Dr. Rob Sigal/plastic...

  • Added: Apr 07, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
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Marco Tempest is not your average magician. He uses robots to do magic tricks on stage -- but the real trick is in how easily he can get an audienc...

  • Added: Apr 06, 2016
  • Length: 16:56
Caption: Tale of the Distribution, Credit: Seth Shostak
Very few of us can play the piano like Vladimir Horowitz. His talent was at the tail end of the bell curve of musical ability – that tiny sliver o...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, WMUU-LP, WRIR, and WRGY


  • Added: Apr 04, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: The iconic blue footted booby, Credit: Rod Mast | Marine Photobank
W2O Director Peter Neill recently spent time in the Galãpagos Islands and is back to share his observations from a long-anticipated trip to the UNE...

  • Added: Mar 31, 2016
  • Length: 05:14
Caption: Skeptic Check: How Low Can You Go?, Credit: Ly Ly
Cryotherapy promise you a blast – of sub-zero air – as a way to stave off wrinkles and even halt aging altogether. Meanwhile cryogenics asks you t...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh, KAZU, RadioFreePalmer, WMUU-LP, KCMJ Community Radio and more


  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7