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One part per billion is equal to two tablespoons of sugar dissolved in an Olympic sized swimming pool. Drugs used to treat children for ADHD are e...

  • Added: May 22, 2015
  • Length: 28:00
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Can reading great novels make you a better person?

  • Added: May 21, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
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As Robert Frost put it: "Freedom lies in being bold." Some call it courage, and this episode, we're sharing many musical examples of this fine art-...

  • Added: May 21, 2015
  • Length: 01:00:00
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Hosst Jack Russell Weinstein visits with choreographer, performance artist, scholar, and of course dancer, Helanius J. Wilkins.

  • Added: May 21, 2015
  • Length: 53:54
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Susan Carol Hauser is a poet, essayist, and natural history writer who recently retired from her position at Bemidji State University. She's won th...

  • Added: May 21, 2015
  • Length: 01:14
Caption: Okwui Enwezor, Credit: artnet.com
Nigerian-born curator Okwui Enwezor, the art biennial's director, sparked this conversation about an expanding black presence in the global contemp...

  • Added: May 21, 2015
  • Length: 09:25
Caption: Hediana Utarti, Asian Women's Shelter
Human trafficking is estimated to be in the millions--yet only a fraction of it is reported. And taxpayers spend $60,000 per person, per year on in...

  • Added: May 20, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
Caption: talian-British driver Dario Resta finished a close second at the 1915 Indianapolis 500. , Credit: Library of Congress.
30-second promo for "Speed Through Time" with 5-second music bed at end for station-specific time/date tag. Full episode will be posted Friday 5/22.

  • Added: May 20, 2015
  • Length: :00
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Jane Smiley discusses her 2014 book, SOME LUCK, the first in a trilogy that follows an Iowa farm family for more than a century. Smiley talks about...

Bought by WCAI / WNAN and WNJR


  • Added: May 20, 2015
  • Length: 30:30
  • Purchases: 2
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Artist in Association Inon Barnatan makes his subscription debut on this week's New York Philharmonic broadcast.

  • Added: May 20, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:30
Caption: Phil w/2013 Zeitfunk, Credit: Karen Van Norman
Our show opens today with recent bluegrass music including a new one about the Gunfight at the OK Corral, the old west’s most notorious gun battle....

  • Added: May 20, 2015
  • Length: 59:29
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Based on true events, and written by Andrew Knight and Andrew Anastasios, Crowe stars as an Australian farmer, Joshua Connor, who is looking for th...

  • Added: May 20, 2015
  • Length: 02:01
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By now the folks at Marvel have got it down: A story line with an apocalyptic threat respectable character development and interaction, some reflec...

  • Added: May 20, 2015
  • Length: 02:01
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There are those out there, including the non-technophobe, non-Luddite Elan Musk, who think that research on AI, or artificial intelligence, is the...

  • Added: May 20, 2015
  • Length: 02:01
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This weekend, Indianola will celebrate a three days of blues after the passing of their famous resident. This is the next chapter for the museum th...

  • Added: May 19, 2015
  • Length: 04:31
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Radio Curious visits with Amei Wallach, producer and director of the documentary “Ilya and Emilia Kabakov: Enter Here,” about the lives of a world ...

  • Added: May 19, 2015
  • Length: 29:01
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5 Songs We Can't Stop Listening To with My Morning Jacket from 88Nine Radio Milwaukee

  • Added: May 19, 2015
  • Length: 23:56
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5 Songs We Can't Stop Listening To with Death Cab For Cutie from 88Nine Radio Milwaukee

  • Added: May 19, 2015
  • Length: 23:36
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When it comes to nature documentaries, there are generally two types of viewers: those that love them and those who loathe them. For those in the l...

  • Added: May 18, 2015
  • Length: 02:01
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As time goes by, it’s getting harder to find new angles for films about the Nazi era. Recently we’ve had two concerning Nazi art theft: Clooney’s ...

  • Added: May 18, 2015
  • Length: 02:01
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Harkening back to “Halloween,” and with the same vibe as 2014’s “The Babbadook,” “It Follows” is a story of a transferable curse –the transfer hap...

  • Added: May 18, 2015
  • Length: 02:03
Caption: Sacred water of Gosainkunda Lake at the headwaters of the Trishuli River, soon to be changed by mega-projects such as the Rasuwaghadi dam. , Credit: Yosarian via Wikimedia Commons (CC BY).
The Rasuwaghadi Dam project in Nepal, severely damaged by the recent earthquake, is mired in controversy. One of many mega-projects along the Tishu...

  • Added: May 18, 2015
  • Length: 05:33
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Jeremy N. Smith talks about his book Epic Measures, the true story of a 20-year, 500-scientist, $100-million moonshot attempt to track and quantify...

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


  • Added: May 18, 2015
  • Length: 29:01
  • Purchases: 3
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In this second podcast in our collaboration with EthicalSystems.org, we examine negotiation. Turning again to behavioral science for insight, we le...

  • Added: May 18, 2015
  • Length: 25:06
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A deep look into the troubling rise of suicides among young people. Students at Columbia College Chicago explore the personal stories and confront ...

  • Added: May 18, 2015
  • Length: 45:27