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In today’s EcoReport feature, Bob Madden, manager of the Lake Lemon Conservancy, tells us how the lake has become a successful conservation story.

  • Added: Aug 28, 2014
  • Length: 30:27
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In today’s EcoReport feature, Bob Madden, manager of the Lake Lemon Conservancy, tells us how the lake has become a successful conservation story.

  • Added: Aug 28, 2014
  • Length: 30:27
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Your daily 90-second dose of real science for real people -- see you in September! Extreme sun worshipping…worms angling for a bite...and musical s...

  • Added: Aug 28, 2014
  • Length: 33:00
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Jeff Mease hopes to sell his Asian water buffalo to Midwestern farms. The hidden cost of tomatoes. Catherine Tucker describes the virtues of shade-...

  • Added: Aug 28, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: L to R: Matthew Sciple, Katherine Ferrand, Jon Hallberg, Robert Bell, and Dan Newton
Hippocrates Café uses professional actors and musicians to explore healthcare topics through story and song in a show produced for a listening-audi...

  • Added: Aug 28, 2014
  • Length: 06:04
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Threat of Wider War Looms Over Ukraine as U.S. and NATO Accuse Russia of Intervention in Civil War; Could Public Outrage at Michael Brown Shooting ...

  • Added: Aug 27, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Audience members at Climate One, Credit: Ed Ritger,
The Red/Blue divide in American politics is really a rainbow of perspectives. And they are colored by who you are, where you live and what you beli...

  • Added: Aug 27, 2014
  • Length: 58:57
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Sandy Myers, volunteer coordinator for the Habitat for Humanity ReStore and Don Westerhouse, a ReStore volunteer, discuss the ReStore's mission and...

  • Added: Aug 27, 2014
  • Length: 04:56
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National Geographic Adventurers of the Year Dave & Amy Freeman are starting their next adventure, Paddle to DC, to mark the 50th anniversary of the...

  • Added: Aug 27, 2014
  • Length: 22:32
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Economists these days are confirming what many already know – the gap between the haves and have-nots is widening. In the face of soaring productiv...

  • Added: Aug 27, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
Caption: Shilpi Chhotray
A wide array of economic analysts are increasingly recognizing the link between economic development and gender equality. Research is showing that ...

  • Added: Aug 27, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
Caption: Betty Ross and Hawk, Credit: renee wilde
Visit the Raptor Rehabilitation Center in Antioch College's Glen Helen Nature Preserve, which takes in an average of 150 birds of prey a year.

  • Added: Aug 27, 2014
  • Length: 04:37
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Mark Peterson stops by to talk about John Latsch week and Winona issues. Following that, we fill you in on local events.

  • Added: Aug 26, 2014
  • Length: 01:09:51
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Dr. Justin Andrew Johnson, an economist with the Natural Capital Project at the Institute on the Environment at the University of Minnesota, spoke ...

  • Added: Aug 26, 2014
  • Length: 36:54
Caption: American Robin, Credit: © Tom Grey
The mortality rate is high in our familiar songbirds. For robins, it's around 50% each year once young birds have fledged. If a robin survives to m...

  • Added: Aug 26, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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WTIP's Dave TerSteeg spoke recently with Erin Stojan Ruccolo, director of electricity markets for Fresh Energy, about various aspects of generating...

  • Added: Aug 26, 2014
  • Length: 12:11
Caption: Black-capped Vireo, Credit:  © Joe Fischer
Paul Davis owns 1,500 acres in the Hill Country of Texas that he manages, not for cattle, but as habitat for warblers and vireos. He’s preserving s...

  • Added: Aug 26, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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Unload your drivetrain all over the world’s face with the Fordodgevy Hump Truck.

  • Added: Aug 26, 2014
  • Length: 02:29
Caption: Lapland Longspur, Credit: © Thomas Bernhardsson
Different sounds travel better in different environments. The explosive notes of a Marsh Wren carry well through thick vegetation. A Common Yellowt...

  • Added: Aug 26, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: Western Gull, Credit: © Alex Kerfoot
How do birds drink? A robin takes a mouthful of water and then tips its head way back to send the water down its gullet. Pigeons are among the few ...

  • Added: Aug 26, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: Scientists discovered the "sound channel" in 1944. Whales use it to communicate across oceans — and during the Cold War the Navy secretly used it to track nuclear subs. This 1948 graphic shows sound traveling on an axis 700 fathoms down in the Atlantic., Credit: Maurice Ewing and J. Lamar Worzel
Something unusual happens about a half mile under the sea. Ocean physics create a special zone where sound travels for hundreds, even thousands of ...

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  • Added: Aug 26, 2014
  • Length: 11:22
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Caption: Ken Golden drilling through the sea ice, Credit: Amanda Kowalski
Ken Golden isn't your typical mathematician. He's the Indiana Jones of Mathematics. He gets up from behind his desk, armed with mathematical theory...

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  • Added: Aug 26, 2014
  • Length: 07:32
  • Purchases: 2
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90 second modules that celebrate the natural world and bring the wonder of nature into daily life.

  • Added: Aug 26, 2014
  • Length: 33:00
Caption: In the summer monsoon season, grass carpets the Chiricahua foothills., Credit: Aengus Anderson
In the wake of a catastrophic fire, researchers use Arizona's Chiricahua Mountains to look centuries into the future of climate change and ask "wha...

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  • Added: Aug 25, 2014
  • Length: 06:55
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In this episode of World Ocean Radio, host Peter Neill uses lyrics composed by a 20th century musical legend to reflect upon the challenges we face...

  • Added: Aug 25, 2014
  • Length: 04:39