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In the early '90s Keene, New Hampshire created a pumpkin festival to bring the community together, but after 24 years the quaint festival tore the ...

  • Added: Oct 21, 2016
  • Length: 22:42
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Did you know that genetic engineering differs from traditional plant breeding and modification, and can lead to changes in food that impact our hea...

  • Added: Oct 21, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
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Today, we take a step back to imagine a world without a web of GPS satellites telling your smartphone where you are every second of the day. While ...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Oct 20, 2016
  • Length: 24:33
  • Purchases: 1
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It’s not surprising that many of the medicines we use today are derived from plants. The surprising part is how similar the molecular components of...

  • Added: Oct 20, 2016
  • Length: 35:36
Caption: Durwood Zaelke
The Montreal Protocol that was signed in 1987 is widely regarded as one of the most important pieces of international cooperation on environmental ...

Bought by 90.1 WFYI Public Radio and Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Oct 18, 2016
  • Length: 29:40
  • Purchases: 2
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Saving endangered salt marshes.

Bought by WLPR and Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Oct 17, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Domestic goats learn to do a challenging task by watching humans do it first.

Bought by WLPR and Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Oct 17, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
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When a Harvard professor accidentally let Gypsy Moths loose in the 1860s, he didn't release he was unleashing a scourge that would plague New Engla...

Bought by KUT


  • Added: Oct 17, 2016
  • Length: 56:30
  • Purchases: 1
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There used to be a time when you could strike out into the vast unexplored wilderness and stake your claim – but not anymore. Today, the story of ...

  • Added: Oct 17, 2016
  • Length: 56:27
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Technology advances at breakneck speed, so why hasn’t the electric grid changed in 60 years? This week’s episode explores things, that for one rea...

  • Added: Oct 17, 2016
  • Length: 56:28
Caption: Ep 3 title card, Credit: Greta Rybus
Tyler Armstrong is 12-years-old. He loves video games, laser tag, and he wants to become the youngest person to summit Mount Everest. In this episo...

  • Added: Oct 17, 2016
  • Length: 58:29
Caption: Episode 2 title card, Credit: Greta Rybus
Ever since becoming a reporter, Sam has heard stories about a secret hunting reserve in New Hampshire, stocked with elk and 200-pound wild boar. I...

  • Added: Oct 17, 2016
  • Length: 56:28
Caption: Title card, Credit: Greta Rybus
How do you define wilderness? Why are humans drawn to summits? Will the cold-hardy kiwi save a struggling local economy, or will it destroy a nativ...

  • Added: Oct 17, 2016
  • Length: 56:29
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From the farm to the table... Dying from malnutrition in Kenya / Why parasitic wasps could aid food production / Go on a magical mystery tour of ka...

Bought by 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, 91.7 WHUS Storrs, KMXT, KUAF Public Radio, WNMU-FM and more


  • Added: Oct 17, 2016
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 6
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The berries of invasive honeysuckle plants are causing birds in eastern North America to change color.

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI and WLPR


  • Added: Oct 15, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Scientists discover that a spider renowned for its sharp vision can also hear with its hair.

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI and WLPR


  • Added: Oct 15, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Small close approaching space rocks are part of our environment.

Bought by KBMF 102.5FM Butte, Montana, KENW, WTIP, KKRN, and WOUB


  • Added: Oct 14, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Jona Christians
You know how hot your car gets on a sunny day? Wouldn’t it be great if all that sun-absorption could actually fuel your ride? Well, this week on Se...

Bought by 90.1 WFYI Public Radio


  • Added: Oct 11, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Unexpected biodiversity on the seafloor may play a big role in marine food webs.

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI and WLPR


  • Added: Oct 10, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
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A flower exploits a fly’s penchant for stealing food from spiders in order to get pollinated.

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI and WLPR


  • Added: Oct 10, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Our Earth has a fever! Can she sweat it out, now that there's a new doctor - the climate pact? Rising temperatures, catastrophic floods - climate c...

Bought by KRZA, KUAF Public Radio, WMUU-LP, WNMU-FM, KMXT and more


  • Added: Oct 07, 2016
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 6
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WorldCanvass guests join host Joan Kjaer to discuss the controversial method of energy production known as fracking and its impact on the environme...

  • Added: Oct 07, 2016
  • Length: 26:14
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Did you know that our immune system could be affected by GMOs? And that scientists who question the safety of GMOs often risk intimidation? Join F...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Oct 07, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Paul Salaman
There’s more than one way to support ecological conservation. Today on Sea Change Radio we talk with two individuals working on different fronts fo...

Bought by 90.1 WFYI Public Radio and Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Oct 04, 2016
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Dr. James Gordon
World-renowned psychiatrist Dr. James S. Gordon of the Center for Mind Body Medicine has trained thousands of teachers globally to advance ancient ...

  • Added: Oct 03, 2016
  • Length: 28:30