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How do bats find water in the dark?

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI, WLPR, and KENW


  • Added: Mar 27, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Gloria Feldt
Around the world, women are inspiring each other to envision a world where women lead, but quite differently. Women are spontaneously redefining po...

Bought by KBBI, KIDE Hoopa Tribal Radio 91.3fm, KMUD, KKRN, and KMUN


  • Added: Mar 25, 2016
  • Length: 28:30
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Amy Cannon
Did you ever ask yourself who in their right mind would invent a convenience to keep food fresh that would one day litter the landscape, wash up on...

  • Added: Mar 25, 2016
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: David Orr
Perhaps the single greatest systems error of human civilization is the illusion that people are somehow separate from nature – not subject to the g...

  • Added: Mar 25, 2016
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Dr. Riki Ott
Some say the modern environmental movement was born in an oil spill in April 1970. Enraged by the first television images of the massive crude oil ...

  • Added: Mar 25, 2016
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Gary Hirshberg
Though still small in the big picture, organic food has come all the way -- from hippie to hip to mainstream since the Sixties. But can organic foo...

  • Added: Mar 25, 2016
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Gloria Feldt
Around the world, women are inspiring each other to envision a world where women lead, but quite differently. Women are spontaneously redefining po...

  • Added: Mar 25, 2016
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Mallika Dutt
Innovations usually arise locally. If conditions are right, they spread globally. That story is playing out around the world today. In India, human...

Bought by WRGY, KKFI, KMUD, KPIP-LP, KIDE Hoopa Tribal Radio 91.3fm and more


  • Added: Mar 25, 2016
  • Length: 28:30
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Mallika Dutt
Innovations usually arise locally. If conditions are right, they spread globally. That story is playing out around the world today. In India, human...

  • Added: Mar 25, 2016
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: James Hansen
The climate crisis is a crisis of governance and leadership. Will we move rapidly enough to realign our policies, politics and economy to stabilize...

  • Added: Mar 25, 2016
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Jane Goodall
It has been 50 years since Dr. Jane, as she’s affectionately known, began her intensive solitary studies of chimp behavior In Africa’s Gombe Nation...

  • Added: Mar 25, 2016
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Andy Lipkis
Los Angeles as a lighthouse of environmental restoration? After 40 years of increasingly connected neighborhood actions restoring the landscape of ...

  • Added: Mar 24, 2016
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Ilarion "Larry" Merculieff
In today’s radically shifting world, the name of the game is resilience - the capacity of both human and ecological systems to absorb disturbance, ...

  • Added: Mar 24, 2016
  • Length: 28:30
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Design Editor at Treehugger.com, Llloyd Alter tells us what makes a building a LEED building. (Hint: bike racks help.)

  • Added: Mar 24, 2016
  • Length: 01:38
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The Catalina Sky Survey now operates three telescopes, 24 nights per month, in the Catalina mountains north of Tucson, Arizona.

Bought by KRWG, KENW, WYAP, and KKRN


  • Added: Mar 24, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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How environmentally friendly is the food on your plate? / France bans supermarket waste / Greenpeace says no Arctic fish and chips / How choosing y...

Bought by KIDE Hoopa Tribal Radio 91.3fm, WFIU, KPIP-LP, WMUU-LP, WOUB and more


  • Added: Mar 24, 2016
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 8
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90 second modules that celebrate the natural world and bring the wonder of nature into daily life.

Bought by KCBX, WRIR, and Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Mar 23, 2016
  • Length: 31:30
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Joan Blades, Co-founder, LivingRoomConversations.org, Credit: Ed Ritger
The historic climate summit in Paris is behind us. And nations around the world are turning their attention to the lofty promises made. Yet scienti...

Bought by WGCU, KHNS, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, XRAY.fm, WRFA-LP and more


  • Added: Mar 23, 2016
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 12
Caption: Gregory Stephanopoulos
You know that sick feeling when you look at a smokestack belching noxious gases into the air? Well, what if you knew that the gas waste coming from...

Bought by WMUU-LP, KRZA, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, and Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Mar 22, 2016
  • Length: 29:40
  • Purchases: 4
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A 29-minute special including interviews, sound-rich features and historical clips about the history of Earth Day.

  • Added: Mar 22, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Eileen Tutt, CalETC; Sherry Boschert, Plug In America; Host Greg Dalton
While Americans have always loved the freedom of the open road, concerns about the environment have caused many of us to curtail our driving -- or ...

Bought by KTSW 89.9


  • Added: Mar 21, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Storks in Europe are forgoing migration to Africa because of the ready availability of human food from landfills.

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI, KENW, and WLPR


  • Added: Mar 20, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Ethiopia battles drought and hunger, while the challenge of halting climate change goes on and on. The ocean island of Kiribati doesn't have enough...

Bought by WFIU, KPIP-LP, WOUB, KZYX, and KMXT


  • Added: Mar 18, 2016
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Green Design: Why revolving doors rule. They give buildings the LEED badge when they are environmentally friendly. Why is a bldg a LEED bldg? A gr...

  • Added: Mar 18, 2016
  • Length: 14:57
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Did you know that organic farming systems can reduce nitrate pollution, improve soil and food quality, all while providing bountiful yields? Join F...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Mar 17, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1