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Turning saltwater to drinking water with sunlight.

  • Added: Dec 13, 2017
  • Length: 01:00
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Scientists develop a device that can purify genetic material from any organism right in the field.

  • Added: Dec 13, 2017
  • Length: 01:00
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These mysterious single-tusked denizens of the Arctic have a paradoxical response to danger.

  • Added: Dec 13, 2017
  • Length: 01:00
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Machine learning algorithms like those used by social media companies can classify dolphin echolocation clicks.

  • Added: Dec 13, 2017
  • Length: 01:00
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A new fossil find sheds light on how pterosaurs reproduced.

  • Added: Dec 13, 2017
  • Length: 01:00
Caption: Fresh Water Ecoregions, Credit: conservationgateway.org
This week on World Ocean Radio we talk about springs, those fresh water seeps that serve as an integral part of the earth's water system. We introd...

  • Added: Dec 12, 2017
  • Length: 05:32
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Was globalization a temporary state that has run its course? That’s the case made by Jerry Mander, who believes there is plenty of evidence that th...

  • Added: Dec 12, 2017
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Drug Take Back Program / US Drug Enfocement Administration, Credit: PHOTO SOURCE: US Drug Enfocement Administration
As America confronts the opioid crisis, environmental scientists are warning about a related problem. Chemicals from pain-killers and other drugs o...

Bought by WLPR, WRST-FM Oshkosh, WDET Detroit Public Radio, North Country Public Radio, WOUB and more


  • Added: Dec 08, 2017
  • Length: 03:37
  • Purchases: 13
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Celebrated author Sy Montgomery talks with us about the essays she and Elizabeth Marshall Thomas have written and collected in a wonderful new book...

  • Added: Dec 08, 2017
  • Length: 01:34:38
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A small asteroid soars into the lonely space high above and below the plane of our solar system.

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


  • Added: Dec 07, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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A three football field sized asteroid survives on a harrowing path around our Sun.

Bought by KKRN, KUPR low power FM, and WLPR


  • Added: Dec 07, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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This batch of CurrentCast features European frogbit, a pond of dreams, trees for tribs, arsenic, and more...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Dec 06, 2017
  • Length: 20:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Plastic pollution "confetti" mixes with baby blue velellas in the northern pacific plastic gyre., Credit: Karin Malmstrom, Marine Photobank
In this issue of World Ocean Radio we ask who benefits from current solutions to ocean acidification, co2 emissions, and plastic pollution, and if ...

  • Added: Dec 04, 2017
  • Length: 05:13
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"Kayaks That Make Music for Science." That story and more on H2O Radio’s weekly news report about water.

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh, KSFR, KRZA, KKFI, and KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Dec 03, 2017
  • Length: 07:04
  • Purchases: 5
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Recorded live to tape from the streets, businesses, trade shows, homes, garages, work spaces, factories and classrooms, The UnCommonCore Podcast ex...

  • Added: Dec 01, 2017
  • Length: 55:54
Caption: White fuzz on branches harbors the destructive hemlock woolly adelgid., Credit: Caitlin Whyte
The Hemlock Woolly Adelgid is almost impossible to see with the naked eye. But the insect is causing a lot of damage to hemlock trees and their sur...

Bought by WBFO, WRVO Public Media, WDET Detroit Public Radio, WOUB, WCPN and more


  • Added: Dec 01, 2017
  • Length: 03:44
  • 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 KMUN


  • Added: Dec 01, 2017
  • Length: 31:30
  • Purchases: 3
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Your daily 90-second dose of real science for real people! The sound of a tennis champ…the voice of a giraffe…the secret first aid ingredient secre...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI, KSKQ, Tri States Public Radio, KVSC, and KSQM 91.5 FM


  • Added: Nov 29, 2017
  • Length: 31:30
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: A lawn that once stretched to the iron gate has ben eroded by high waters., Credit: Caitlin Whyte
As winter nears, residents along Lake Ontario are shoring up walls of sandbags for protection against high waves. Caitlin Whyte of WXXI reports for...

Bought by WBFO, WDET Detroit Public Radio, WCPN, WRVO Public Media, WAMC and more


  • Added: Nov 29, 2017
  • Length: 03:37
  • Purchases: 9
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The impact of a 1,200 foot diameter asteroid would produce devastating earth quakes and wind blasts over many square miles on the Earth's surface.

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


  • Added: Nov 29, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Ocean surface model created using MATLAB
In this week's episode of World Ocean Radio, host Peter Neill outlines some of the various applications of the oft-times controversial artificial i...

  • Added: Nov 28, 2017
  • Length: 05:12
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This batch of Climate Connections features, as sea levels rise, ‘ghost forests’ expand, climate art sinks during storm, and a ‘forest city’ is grow...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI, WLPR, WORT, WNIJ, KRSC and more


  • Added: Nov 28, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 18
Caption: Bill Nye, Television Host and Science Educator
As the Science Guy, television’s Bill Nye inspired a generation of children to love science as much as he does. But these days, he’s speaking to a ...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, WLPR, NPR Berlin, KCMJ Community Radio, WDET Detroit Public Radio and more


  • Added: Nov 21, 2017
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 8
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You might want to buckle up for our latest story, in which we travel under the Continental Divide to meet Glenn and Kim Schryver, caretakers of Gri...

Bought by KGNU, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, and KSFR


  • Added: Nov 15, 2017
  • Length: 06:48
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Because in space, there is no air...
Space is the final frontier… and possibly the strangest one too. I’m Ben Abrams, host of This Show Is Full Of Hot Air, and join me as I explore the...

Bought by KSFR


  • Added: Nov 14, 2017
  • Length: 15:52
  • Purchases: 1