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In this fourth and final episode of a multi-part series on the final report released by the Global Ocean Commission, From Decline to Recovery, A Re...

  • Added: Jul 28, 2014
  • Length: 05:12
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Flowers are blooming again in Afghanistan, we have the meat eater's guide to your carbon footprint, and mobile phone data is being used to track pe...

Bought by KUOW and KMXT


  • Added: Jul 27, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Courtney White
What if the solution for reducing our collective carbon footprint were right under our feet? Our guest this week on Sea Change Radio believes it is...

  • Added: Jul 27, 2014
  • Length: 29:20
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Your daily 90-second dose of real science for real people! How spiders fish for their supper…why chicks dig musicians...and how that rude salesgirl...

Bought by KSQM 91.5 FM


  • Added: Jul 25, 2014
  • Length: 31:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative, Credit: Rikki Ward
What we grow, eat and trade all impact the climate. As temperatures and global population rise, we’ll need to find new ways to feed a hot and crowd...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2014
  • Length: 58:55
Caption: Bumblebee at Work, Credit: Mike Hally
An investigation into the declining numbers of bumblebees in the United Kingdom and the efforts being made by the Bumblebee Conservation Trust to p...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2014
  • Length: 27:59
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90 second modules that celebrate the natural world and bring the wonder of nature into daily life.

  • Added: Jul 23, 2014
  • Length: 31:30
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A new hypothesis ties domestication in mammals to “cute” physical features.

Bought by WMPG


  • Added: Jul 21, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Spain's vultures face a grim future, are they on the brink of extinction? Meet migratory white storks as we head up into the trees to track them. P...

Bought by XRAY.fm, WFIU, KRZA, Raven Radio, and KMXT


  • Added: Jul 20, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 5
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One of WTIP's favorite Roadhouse guests, Bob King (aka Astrobob), joined Dick Swanson to catch up on what's new in the sky and how best to see it.

  • Added: Jul 16, 2014
  • Length: 18:58
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The world's migratory animals are under threat from climate change, Canada's black bear is in danger again, and fighting urban development in Buen...

Bought by XRAY.fm, KRZA, Raven Radio, WFIU, KUOW and more


  • Added: Jul 13, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Mary Ellen Hannibal
As lion populations crash in Africa, baboon numbers explode. Associate Professor of Ecology and Conservation Justin Brashares illuminates how to st...

  • Added: Jul 12, 2014
  • Length: 28:29
Caption: David McConville
“If success or failure of this planet and of human beings depended on how I am and what I do, then how would I be and what would I do?” asked visio...

  • Added: Jul 12, 2014
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Janine Benyus
The genius of nature’s design, recipes and principles is serving as the inspiration for redesigning human civilization. This Biomimicry revolution ...

  • Added: Jul 12, 2014
  • Length: 28:31
Caption: John Fair of the Woodlands, Connoquenessing Township, in front of a well he says went bad after drilling began three years ago. , Credit: Reid Frazier
On this week's Allegheny Front, our Exposures series, on water contamination in the age of fracking continues with a visit to the Woodlands, where ...

  • Added: Jul 11, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
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Fighting Goliath tells the story of the frenetic exploitation of the Canadian tar sands and its rippling effects across the continent.

Bought by RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Jul 07, 2014
  • Length: 56:36
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: http://www.globaloceancommission.org/, Credit: Global Ocean Commission
In Part One of a multi-part series, World Ocean Radio host Peter Neill outlines and explains the Global Ocean Commission Final Report, beginning w...

  • Added: Jul 07, 2014
  • Length: 05:42
Caption: Our Ocean 2014 Conference, Credit: State Department, Washington D.C.
In this episode of World Ocean Radio, host Peter Neill will highlight some of the major announcements made during the Our Ocean 2014 Conference hos...

  • Added: Jul 07, 2014
  • Length: 05:56
Caption: Fukushima Survivor, Kenichi Hasegawa, Credit: Greenpeace
March 11 marks three years since the Fukushima nuclear disaster. It might be more accurate to say it marks three years since the start of this ongo...

Bought by Accessible Media Inc.


  • Added: Jul 07, 2014
  • Length: 08:45
  • Purchases: 1
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Over the past century, plastic has revolutionized the way we live. So far, we've produced about 6 billion tons of plastic - and most of it has ende...

Bought by Raven Radio, KRZA, WFIU, KMXT, and XRAY.fm


  • Added: Jul 07, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Scientists discover previously unknown populations of endangered reptiles high in the mountains above Baja, Mexico.

  • Added: Jul 06, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
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Hawaii’s birds face multiple threats, but one small thrush on the island of Kaua’i is a success story – so far.

  • Added: Jul 06, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
Caption: (A) Overview of a nest. Individual brood cells are separated by thin walls of soil material. (B) The nest is closed by a vestibular cell filled with dead ants. (C) Contents of a vestibular cell. (D) Female bone-house wasp. , Credit: Merten Ehmig (A, B), Michael Staab (C, D).
Bone house wasps place dead ants in their nests to ward off predators and parasites.

  • Added: Jul 06, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
Caption: Nalini Nadkarni
“Queen of the forest canopy” Nalini Nadkarni is riding a new current of innovative scientists uncovering previously unexplored wonders in the fores...

  • Added: Jul 02, 2014
  • Length: 28:31
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Breeding and sterilizing male mosquitoes with radiation to decrease their populations and the spread of diseases. Plus Egypt's Zabaleen garbage col...

Bought by WYAP, WFIU, KMXT, Raven Radio, KUOW and more


  • Added: Jun 29, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 6