We're working on a new version of PRX. Want a sneak peek?

PRX - Pieces for Topic: Environment Atom Feed

Can't find it? Try Advanced Search
View by:

3516 results


Caption: The Lake Superior Project, Credit: Logo by Lauryl Loberg
Pharmaceuticals and other human-produced chemicals are appearing in northeast Minnesota's water and fish - even in remote and pristine lakes. In th...

  • Added: Apr 29, 2016
  • Length: 07:45
Piece image
A close approaching asteroid was observed as it passed between the Earth and our Moon.

Bought by WYAP


  • Added: Apr 28, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
John Latimer and Harry Hutchins visit with John Pastor about his new book, What Should a Clever Moose Eat? Pastor, an ecologist and professor of b...

  • Added: Apr 26, 2016
  • Length: 25:17
Caption: A baby baboon takes a ride atop its mother. , Credit: Noah Snyder-Mackler
Do baboons respond to trauma and stress in childhood the same way people do?

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Apr 26, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
90 second modules that celebrate the natural world and bring the wonder of nature into daily life.

Bought by KCBX and Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Apr 26, 2016
  • Length: 32:46
  • Purchases: 2
Piece image
Your daily 90-second dose of real science for real people! May brings musings on Mother’s Day, manatees, microbe-free mice and many more – from San...

Bought by KSQM 91.5 FM


  • Added: Apr 25, 2016
  • Length: 33:00
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Pop up corals and heavy water. That and other stories on H2O Radio’s weekly news report about water.

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, KKFI, and KRZA


  • Added: Apr 24, 2016
  • Length: 06:54
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Lyndon Rive. Co-Founder and CEO of SolarCity, Credit: Ed Ritger
You know that cartoon where the guy has a light bulb over his head and then “bing” it goes on? Well, America is having a collective “light bulb” mo...

Bought by KTSW 89.9


  • Added: Apr 24, 2016
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Did you know that organic food production methods confer nutritional benefits to both plant foods and meat and dairy products? Join Food Sleuth Rad...

  • Added: Apr 22, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
Piece image
This batch of CurrentCast features tips on clean boating, fertilizers as pollutants, rain gardens, teaching kids to save water, checking your toile...

  • Added: Apr 21, 2016
  • Length: 20:00
Piece image
By drilling into a crater rim, researchers hope to discover how the Earth and it's life forms recovered from an asteroid impact.

Bought by KKRN and KRWG


  • Added: Apr 21, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
Piece image
You are less likely to be injured by a space rock than you might think.

Bought by KKRN and KRWG


  • Added: Apr 21, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
Piece image
With spring come flowers, green grass, and new leaves on the trees. But those welcome sights also bring some not-so-welcome allergies. What causes ...

Bought by WABE


  • Added: Apr 21, 2016
  • Length: 03:32
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
-Organ transplants may one day be replaced by a serum grown from the patient's own cells that repair the damaged organ. -Why do people have allergi...

Bought by KMRE-LP, WRST-FM Oshkosh, WAMC, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, WTJU and more


  • Added: Apr 21, 2016
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Lake Oneida, Credit: National Environmental Education Foundation/Flickr
In the 1970s, a geochemist and a biologist banded together to solve a mystery at Lake Oneida in upstate New York. What they found is changing the w...

  • Added: Apr 21, 2016
  • Length: 14:03

  • Added: Apr 20, 2016
  • Length: 01:55:14
Piece image
An interview with author Jedediah Purdy about his book, After Nature. He discusses the idea that nature no longer exists apart from humanity. Hence...

  • Added: Apr 19, 2016
  • Length: 28:05
Piece image
-Pulitzer Prize winning author Dan Fagin on how a small town fought against pollution and the polluters. -Marc Edwards who helped uncover the water...

Bought by KFAI, Peconic Public Broadcasting, KVSC, and WNMU-FM


  • Added: Apr 19, 2016
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Linda Rudolph, Director, Center for Climate Change and Health, Public Health Institute
Rising temperatures are implicated in recent health risks from the Zika virus to the algae blooms creating toxic soup in the Great Lakes and Pacifi...

Bought by KZYX


  • Added: Apr 18, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
This batch of Climate Connections features a "sustainable highway", climate and maple syrup, front yard farms, soybeans flourishing in warming NY,...

Bought by Rhode Island Public Radio, KPOV, WLRN, KKWE Niijii Radio, KRSC and more


  • Added: Apr 18, 2016
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 17
Piece image
Scientists switch off genes in chickens to learn about dinosaurs.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Apr 18, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Silver ants workers and a soldier outside the nest., Credit: Landemann, Willot, et al
Ultra-reflective silver ants stay cool in desert temperatures topping 120? Fahrenheit.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Apr 18, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Jim Collins
Unspun honors local environmental advocates, Peggy Rebol and Dr. Jim Collins, as we look at our relationships with Mother Earth and current environ...

Bought by KMUD


  • Added: Apr 17, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Secret Cables Reveal Water Worries Among World Leaders. That and other stories on H2O Radio’s weekly news report about water.

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, KKFI, and KRZA


  • Added: Apr 17, 2016
  • Length: 06:50
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Ideas Books: Frank Wilczek
Nobel Prize winning physicist Frank Wilczek argues that beauty is at the heart of the logic of the universe, a principle that has guided his pionee...

  • Added: Apr 16, 2016
  • Length: 27:26