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Caption: Kassie Siegel, Director of the Climate Law Institute, Credit: Ed Ritger, Photographer
Today we drill into the fracking bonanza across America. Hydraulic fracturing - or fracking - is unleashing a torrent of cheap natural gas and oil ...

Bought by KZYX, Maine Public Broadcasting Network, KMXT, and KCPW


  • Added: Sep 24, 2013
  • Length: 58:56
  • Purchases: 4
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Boundary Waters lover Barry Johnson has put together a book of essays about his favorite place, the "BWCA Reader." Several dozen stories from diffe...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Sep 24, 2013
  • Length: 14:13
  • Purchases: 1
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Under rules announced last week by the Environmental Protection Agency, new power plants will be limited in how much carbon they can emit into the ...

  • Added: Sep 23, 2013
  • Length: 09:02
Caption: Sam Daley-Harris
With his new book, Sam Daley-Harris shares how he and the citizens advocacy organizations he has founded (RESULTS and the Microcredit Summit Campai...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Sep 23, 2013
  • Length: 28:57
  • Purchases: 1
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In today’s EcoReport feature, we learn about water pollution from sediment, erosion problems, and other environmental violations by contractors bui...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2013
  • Length: 07:59
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Christine Barbour teaches students that food choices are political choices. Eggplant caviar and fries in the kitchen. Kansas copes with 3 years of ...

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  • Length: 29:00
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The Art and Entertainment News That You Want To Know! Featuring Audie Winner Sue Zizza, KMET Legend Warren Duffy, and Sandra Brown’s audiobook Toug...

  • Added: Sep 17, 2013
  • Length: 58:21
Caption: Chris Whittier
In 1988 a Hollywood movie called Gorillas in the Mist depicted the work of the noted primatologist Dian Fossey and brought well-warranted attention...

  • Added: Sep 17, 2013
  • Length: 29:59
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Bicycling is on the rise in cities, and it's no longer limited to those who are highly trained, extremely fit, and daring enough to battle traffic ...

Bought by WFHB and WNPR


  • Added: Sep 16, 2013
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Bicycling in cities is on the rise, and it's no longer limited to those who are highly trained, extremely fit, and daring enough to battle traffic ...

Bought by WTJU


  • Added: Sep 16, 2013
  • Length: 53:51
  • Purchases: 1
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Turtle soup in southern Indiana. Okra fresh and raw. Growing food with less water. And, a local food party on campus. Take a listen!

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  • Length: 29:00
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Have you ever thought about the limitless potential of sand to create art? As a practicing architect, Greg LeBon lends a unique perspective to the...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2013
  • Length: 07:14
Caption: Rolf Skar
Massive wildfires, like the recent so-called “Rim Fire” which threatened the region near Yosemite National Park, seem to be far-too-frequent events...

  • Added: Sep 10, 2013
  • Length: 29:00
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WTIP's Buck Benson welcomed retired teacher Tim McDonnell to Studio A recently to chat about his memoir, "The Whole Forest for a Backyard: A Gunfli...

  • Added: Sep 10, 2013
  • Length: 20:10
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Soil. We treat it like dirt, yet it holds vibrant communities of microscopic organisms that affect public health. Join Food Sleuth Radio host and ...

  • Added: Sep 06, 2013
  • Length: 28:00
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Dr. Brian MacGowan from the Purdue Forestry and Natural Resources department talks about the importance of incorporating the needs of reptile, amph...

  • Added: Sep 05, 2013
  • Length: 08:16
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In today’s EcoReport feature, Dr. Brian MacGowan from the Purdue Forestry and Natural Resources department talks about the importance of incorporat...

  • Added: Sep 05, 2013
  • Length: 29:46
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The students are back! Big Red Eats Green wants to introduce them to local options for their off-campus eating. And, chia seeds for breakfast and c...

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  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Hannah Nordhaus
Back in 2010 we had entomologist John Hafernik on Sea Change Radio to explain what was going on with the honey bees and colony collapse disorder. T...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Sep 05, 2013
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 1
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In today’s EcoReport feature, Mike Ryan from the National Weather Service talks about this summer's weather and why global warming is not a linear ...

  • Added: Aug 29, 2013
  • Length: 27:26
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In today’s EcoReport feature, Mike Ryan from the National Weather Service talks about this summer's weather and why global warming is not a linear ...

  • Added: Aug 29, 2013
  • Length: 08:59
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What’s the buzz around bees? Bees and beekeeping are incredibly popular, which is great because bees are dying in crazy numbers and they are the pr...

  • Added: Aug 29, 2013
  • Length: 03:04
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Since we're doing a lot of food preserving right now, it's fitting that we learn more about Ball jars. And, fresh watermelon juice and a blackberry...

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  • Length: 29:00
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Cheryl Strayed's memoir, WILD: FROM LOST TO FOUND ON THE PACIFIC CREST TRAIL, took over twenty years to write and has since been selected by Oprah'...

Bought by WJCU


  • Added: Aug 28, 2013
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Crews with vacuum trucks and other equipment are still working this week to clean up eroded soil along the planned path of Interstate 69 in souther...

  • Added: Aug 27, 2013
  • Length: 09:00