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  • Added: Feb 21, 2017
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Feb 21, 2017
  • Length: 04:00
Caption: Thinking About Thinking, Credit: Seth Shostak
Thoughts about thinking: how scary-smart crows fashion tools and can recognize you by sight … scientists who simulated, neuron-by-neuron, a piece ...

Bought by WRIR, WRGY, 91.7 WHUS Storrs, WMUU-LP, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Feb 20, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
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This is a special fundraising edition of "On Being" featuring Krista Tippett’s conversation with Marilynne Robinson and Marcelo Gleiser. Marcelo ...

Bought by KWMU


  • Added: Feb 17, 2017
  • Length: 43:14
  • Purchases: 1
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An audio postcard highlighting the city of Arcata's Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary that also functions as an innovative wastewater treatment facility.

  • Added: Feb 15, 2017
  • Length: 02:30
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An audio postcard highlighting the magnificent Redwood trees of northwestern California.

  • Added: Feb 15, 2017
  • Length: 04:30
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An audio postcard highlighting two small mammalian predators of the Pacific Northwest: the marten and the fisher.

  • Added: Feb 15, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
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An audio postcard highlighting the diverse songs and calls of the marsh wren in northern California.

  • Added: Feb 15, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
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An audio postcard highlighting the springtime arrival of orange-crowned and wilson's warblers in northwestern California.

  • Added: Feb 15, 2017
  • Length: 01:58
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An audio postcard highlighting the early spring blooming flowers along the dunes in northwestern California.

  • Added: Feb 15, 2017
  • Length: 01:30
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An audio postcard highlighting the Aleutian Geese that winter in northern California.

  • Added: Feb 15, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
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A passionate translator of the beauty and relevance of scientific questions, Margaret Wertheim is also wise about the limits of science to tell the...

  • Added: Feb 14, 2017
  • Length: 58:00

  • Added: Feb 14, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: Going All to Species, Credit: Seth Shostak
The fossilized bones of Homo naledi are may hold a special place in our ancestry: a link between us and our ape-like ancestors. Some anthropologis...

Bought by WYAP, XRAY.fm, WRGY, RadioFreePalmer, WRIR and more


  • Added: Feb 13, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 19

  • Added: Feb 10, 2017
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Feb 10, 2017
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Feb 09, 2017
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Feb 09, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
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Merc Martinelli and Brian Sefton, owners of Oak Bio, discuss their company's plans to use carbon from the atmosphere to create products like fish f...

Bought by WGRN-LP 94.1


  • Added: Feb 06, 2017
  • Length: 54:01
  • Purchases: 1
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Jordan Fisher Smith talks about and reads from 'Engineering Eden: The True Story of a Violent Death, A Trial, and the Fight Over Controlling Nature

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio, Yellowstone Public Radio, KSJD, and Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: Feb 06, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 4

  • Added: Feb 06, 2017
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Feb 06, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: Quantum: Why We Want 'Em, Credit: Seth Shostak
Today, everything from cell phones to LED lighting depends on the weird behavior described by quantum mechanics. But will this strange physics soo...

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


  • Added: Feb 06, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
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In this show we interview Dr. Alan Miller of "Cool it, Earth!", a company working to use ocean thermal energy technology (OTEC) to produce clean en...

Bought by WGRN-LP 94.1


  • Added: Feb 04, 2017
  • Length: 54:02
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Feb 03, 2017
  • Length: 02:00