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Kurt Vile reveals his ultimate professional goal and discusses the first time he realized music could be his life. Comedian and director Bobcat Gol...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Aug 18, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Think of the Anthropocene as a science fiction thought experiment. We imagine future geologists looking back into the rock record, and trying to pi...

  • Added: Aug 18, 2016
  • Length: 36:22
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As cities around the world absorb more and more people, many urbanites want to reconnect with local food. This has led to the rise and spread of ur...

  • Added: Aug 18, 2016
  • Length: 34:13
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When we think of space, we typically think of beautiful images taken by powerful telescopes and interplanetary rovers. We think of the rings around...

  • Added: Aug 18, 2016
  • Length: 31:19
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In today's EcoReport feature, Filiz Cicek interviews Stephen Hale of Bloomington Community Orchard, which is publicly owned and maintained by volun...

  • Added: Aug 18, 2016
  • Length: 10:12
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This week's summary of under-reported news followed by these interviews: Ahead in the Polls, Hillary Clinton Embraces GOP Neocon War Hawks; West Vi...

Bought by WMUU-LP


  • Added: Aug 17, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Katie Herzog
Who doesn't enjoy that refreshing feeling when you walk in from 90 degree heat to the cool blast of an air-conditioned room? Last month extreme hea...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio and 90.1 WFYI Public Radio


  • Added: Aug 16, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Five things you may not know about phosphorus (but probably should): 1) It’s an essential element to all life on Earth – so it’s a critical ingredi...

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: Aug 16, 2016
  • Length: 12:00
  • Purchases: 1
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The Anthropocene is characterized by exponential global change driven by human activity. But humans have been impacting the planet since the very e...

  • Added: Aug 16, 2016
  • Length: 26:34
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Trash. Garbage. Refuse. Waste. Call it whatever you like, this is the stuff we deal with everyday that we no longer want in our lives. It’s not tha...

  • Added: Aug 16, 2016
  • Length: 28:30
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Perhaps you’ve noticed recently that there’s been a shift in way experts are approaching climate change. While much of the focus (rightly) continue...

  • Added: Aug 16, 2016
  • Length: 34:40
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“Oil is the blood; steel is the body; but rare earth elements are the vitamins of a modern society.” While many of us can’t even pronounce elements...

  • Added: Aug 16, 2016
  • Length: 30:16
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Four young women set out from Seagull Lake May 29 to canoe to Hudson Bay. Called Journey 4 Renewal, the trip was a fundraiser for Wilderness Canoe ...

  • Added: Aug 16, 2016
  • Length: 18:28
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Population growth won't be the only reason for increased food demand in the years ahead--the changing diets of the world's growing middle class, fr...

Bought by KVSC


  • Added: Aug 16, 2016
  • Length: 20:14
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: David Mount, Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers
Today’s American homes are dotted with Internet-connected devices that allow you to manage your home from your smart phone. You can open your fron...

  • Added: Aug 16, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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Disney movies have captured the imaginations of children and adults for decades. The endearing characters, the colorful landscapes, and the epic ta...

  • Added: Aug 15, 2016
  • Length: 29:45
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A core tension at the center of many environmental debates has to do with our relationship to technology. After all, the environmental movement tha...

  • Added: Aug 15, 2016
  • Length: 12:26
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The microbiome is the term doctors use to describe the countless organisms each one of us carries in and on our bodies. In the last few years there...

  • Added: Aug 15, 2016
  • Length: 10:12
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Beneath Cambodia’s troubled history with the Khmer Rouge lies a complex agricultural legacy that reaches back centuries. Once the symbol of a thriv...

  • Added: Aug 15, 2016
  • Length: 26:27
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Student reporter Reade Levinson travels to Mongolia in hopes of witnessing a practice known as sky burial, in which bodies of the dead are prepared...

  • Added: Aug 15, 2016
  • Length: 18:49
Caption: Melissa Zirkle with a picture of Jermaine, Credit: Elizabeth Miller
Melissa Zirkle grew up near Lake Erie, but didn't learn about the dangerous currents in the Great Lakes. She lost her son to a powerful current in...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh, WMUK, WCPN, WXXI, WCMU and more


  • Added: Aug 12, 2016
  • Length: 03:13
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Kate Zerrenner
If you’ve been tuning into the Olympics in Rio this week, you’ve probably watched your fair share of inspirational profiles of athletes. You may al...

Bought by 90.1 WFYI Public Radio


  • Added: Aug 11, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Did you know that our industrial methods of food production were developed for efficiency, but neglected to take into consideration the unintended ...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Aug 11, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Listen up, because you never know when a sound will change your life. Acoustic ecologist Gordon Hempton tells us the story of how he became “The S...

  • Added: Aug 10, 2016
  • Length: 48:45
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In the late 1970?s, tens of thousands of Brazilian agricultural workers found themselves out of work due to technological advances on farms. To co...

  • Added: Aug 10, 2016
  • Length: 20:00