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In this age in which science is being advanced by large teams of scientists with budgets in the millions to billions of dollars, it is gratifying t...

Bought by KUPR low power FM and KKRN


  • Added: Aug 03, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
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The plight of the Delta Smelt is currently dependant on mankind’s desire and ability to revive the health of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta in Ca...

  • Added: Jul 29, 2017
  • Length: 04:39
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For those of you that haven't noticed, water conflict is a topic that keeps on showing up in our lives. Each time water demand bumps up against wat...

  • Added: Jul 29, 2017
  • Length: 04:24
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The Moon is a destination for human explorers.

Bought by WVTF, KKRN, WTIP, KRWG, WLPR and more


  • Added: Jul 27, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Some asteroids become comets giving rise to beautiful meteor showers.

Bought by KRWG, KENW, KKRN, WLPR, and KUPR low power FM


  • Added: Jul 20, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Small Earth approaching asteroids are part of our environment.

Bought by KRWG, KENW, KKRN, WLPR, and KUPR low power FM


  • Added: Jul 20, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Large potentially dangerous asteroids are still being discovered.

Bought by KENW, KUPR low power FM, KKRN, and WLPR


  • Added: Jul 13, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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NASA's Scout and Sentry software systems allow asteroid hunters to study and keep track of potentially dangerous asteroids.

Bought by KENW, KRWG, KUPR low power FM, WLPR, KIDE Hoopa Tribal Radio 91.3fm and more


  • Added: Jun 22, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 7
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A 33 foot diameter asteroid has about a 1% chance of impacting the Earth in the distant future.

Bought by KENW, KIDE Hoopa Tribal Radio 91.3fm, KRWG, KUPR low power FM, WLPR and more


  • Added: Jun 22, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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A tiny space rock which can pass closer to us than the communications satellites may have been ejected from our Moon.

Bought by KENW, KKRN, KUPR low power FM, and WLPR


  • Added: Jun 15, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Tabby's star varies in brightness suggesting that it swallowed one or more of it's planets in the very recent past.

Bought by KENW, KKRN, KUPR low power FM, and WLPR


  • Added: Jun 15, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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2017 Asteroid day events are being held at more than 500 hundred locations in 72 countries world wide. Participants at Asteroid Day events are enco...

Bought by KIDE Hoopa Tribal Radio 91.3fm, KUPR low power FM, WLPR, KENW, KKRN and more


  • Added: Jun 01, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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A small space rock streaks past our home planet.

Bought by WLPR, KENW, KUPR low power FM, KRWG, and KKRN


  • Added: May 25, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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An Earth sized icy world has been discovered orbiting a small dim star.

Bought by KENW, KUPR low power FM, KRWG, and KKRN


  • Added: May 25, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Large potentially dangerous asteroids are still out there.

Bought by KENW, KRWG, KKRN, KUPR low power FM, and WLPR


  • Added: May 18, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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About 16% of the Earth approaching asteroids larger than 600 feet in diameter have orbiting companions. How do we defend against such a complex obj...

Bought by KENW, KRWG, KKRN, KUPR low power FM, and WLPR


  • Added: May 18, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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What plant seeds will be left for interstellar travelers to take with them.

Bought by KENW, KUPR low power FM, KKRN, KTRT RADIO INC, and WLPR


  • Added: May 10, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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It is possible for a habitable planet to exist in a solar system with two suns.

Bought by KENW, KUPR low power FM, KKRN, KTRT RADIO INC, WLPR and more


  • Added: May 10, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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What had appeared as a solitary point of light returns to near Earth to reveal that it is two asteroids in a tight dance.

Bought by KENW, KTRT RADIO INC, KKRN, WOUB, KUPR low power FM and more


  • Added: May 04, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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A 2 mile diameter object bucks the solar system traffic by traveling in a direction backwards to all of the planets.

Bought by KENW, KTRT RADIO INC, KKRN, WOUB, KUPR low power FM and more


  • Added: May 04, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Earth approaching asteroids are part of our environment.

Bought by KENW, KRWG, KUPR low power FM, KKRN, WVBI-LP and more


  • Added: Apr 20, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Large dangerous asteroids can still appear out of nowhere.

Bought by KENW, KTRT RADIO INC, KRWG, KUPR low power FM, KKRN and more


  • Added: Apr 20, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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A snap shot of the kinds of objects which constantly streak past our Earth.

Bought by KENW, KTRT RADIO INC, KUPR low power FM, KKRN, and WLPR


  • Added: Apr 13, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Holding an object older than any other rock on the ground which is billions of years old and has traveled an unimaginable distance to be with you w...

Bought by KENW, KTRT RADIO INC, KUPR low power FM, KKRN, and WLPR


  • Added: Apr 13, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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A small asteroid orbits the Sun in less than a year.

Bought by KENW, KKRN, KUPR low power FM, and WLPR


  • Added: Apr 07, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4