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Experience the wonders of the Universe first hand using your night vision.

Bought by KKRN and KSFR


  • Added: Oct 19, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
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To survive on Venus where the temperature is 864F and the surface air pressure is 90 times that of Earth, NASA and JPL engineers are exploring the ...

Bought by KSFR, KKRN, and KUPR low power FM


  • Added: Oct 12, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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The largest asteroid to come near the Earth in 100 years has two moons.

Bought by KKRN and KUPR low power FM


  • Added: Oct 12, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
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A visitor from Mars lands near Tata, Morocco on July 11, 2011. Pieces of it are worth 10 times their weight in Gold.

Bought by KUPR low power FM, KKRN, and KSFR


  • Added: Oct 05, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Meteors, shooting stars, or falling stars are different names for the streaks of light in the night sky which are in reality the dying embers of t...

Bought by KUPR low power FM, KKRN, and KSFR


  • Added: Oct 05, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Jupiter has been observed by humans through out history, shaped our solar system, and made it possible for Earth to form.

Bought by KUPR low power FM and KKRN


  • Added: Sep 28, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Finding a meteorite that has traveled billions of miles through space to reach it's present location is exciting. It might even be worth real money.

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


  • Added: Sep 14, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Additional observations over the years have eliminated the possibility that Apophis will strike the Earth as it streaks by closer than the communic...

Bought by KSFR, KRWG, WLPR, KPIP-LP, KKRN and more


  • Added: Sep 07, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Florence is the largest asteroid in more than 100 years to approach the Earth.

Bought by KPIP-LP, KUPR low power FM, WLPR, and KKRN


  • Added: Aug 31, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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A small asteroid tests planetary defenses.

Bought by WLPR, KRWG, KKRN, WTIP, KUPR low power FM and more


  • Added: Aug 17, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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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 WLPR, KUPR low power FM, and KKRN


  • Added: Aug 03, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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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