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If your friends call you an "early adopter," you'll want to take note of MIT student Ben Gulak's way-cool emission-free vehicle. It looks like a cr...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Jan 28, 2015
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Remember playing with animal match books? By flipping the left- or right-hand pages you could match the picture of an animal's head with its body. ...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Jan 28, 2015
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Can a stock market tool save a species? Conservationists often struggle to project animal populations because they hinge on complicated, interdepen...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Jan 28, 2015
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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When the Moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie, it's the environment! At least it is at Pizza Fusion -- a chain of gourmet pizzerias.

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Jan 28, 2015
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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The Soap and Detergent Association is cleaning up its act. A recent conference that included officials from the Consumer Product Safety Commission,...

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  • Added: Jan 28, 2015
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Montana ranchers will tell you non-native plants are tough to wrangle. And getting rid of them? Even tougher.

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  • Added: Jan 28, 2015
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Golf balls away, my boys, golf balls away...For sailors at sea, seems there's nothing more relaxing than hitting a few golf balls off the deck of a...

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  • Added: Jan 28, 2015
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Raising endangered birds...on a volcano? It has benefits -- or, so says Alan Lieberman, head of the Keauhou Bird Conservation Center, perched on Ha...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Jan 28, 2015
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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That classic American pastime, washing the family car, might soon get washed down the drain.

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  • Added: Jan 28, 2015
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Imagine a conventional, gas-powered car, with no carbon emissions. I mean, absolutely zero. In the cartoon world, the only way to do that was a ban...

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  • Added: Jan 28, 2015
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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The shape of our cities might be determining...the shape of our bodies. Several recent studies conclude that sprawling, car-dependent communities c...

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  • Added: Jan 28, 2015
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Home, home on the range only covers 20 percent of what it used to. That's worldwide, according to a new study from the World Wildlife Fund.

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  • Added: Jan 28, 2015
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Economist Nathan Fiala of the University of California at Irvine has a beef...about beef. Specifically, he's concerned about the impact producing b...

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  • Added: Jan 28, 2015
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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French poet Paul Valery wrote, "the trouble with our times is that the future is not what it used to be." He might've been onto something.

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  • Added: Jan 28, 2015
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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The business of conservation -- preserving and protecting an ecosystem and all of the plants and animals in it -- is often characterized as interfe...

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  • Added: Jan 27, 2015
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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There's now a shortcut between the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans, courtesy of climate change.

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Jan 27, 2015
  • Length: 01:30
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Ever wonder what jet fuel is made of? So do scientists from four universities working on a $7.5 million project funded by the Air Force and an airc...

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  • Added: Jan 27, 2015
  • Length: 01:30
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Environmental toxins are the focus of a research collaboration between the University of Minnesota and the Grand Portage Band of Lake Superior Chip...

  • Added: Jan 26, 2015
  • Length: 08:35
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A weekly news report about water and water issues around the globe.

  • Added: Jan 26, 2015
  • Length: 06:40
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You’ve heard about Carbon in the atmosphere, but have you heard much about Nitrogen? It turns out the Nitrogen cycle is a lot more interesting tha...

  • Added: Jan 25, 2015
  • Length: 14:33
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Discovering the hidden value of human waste. Energy and climate challenges in the Arctic, Peru’s condors battle with a controversial tradition, and...

Bought by WFIU, Raven Radio, WOUB, KVSC, and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 25, 2015
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 5
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This batch of Climate Connections features pro sports teams tackling climate change; offshore wind in the southeast; religious leaders confronting ...

Bought by KACU, WNIJ, and WCBU


  • Added: Jan 25, 2015
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Bears’ fondness for six-legged snacks is shaping a mountain ecosystem.

  • Added: Jan 24, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
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Citizen scientists help map out nature’s pharmacy.

  • Added: Jan 24, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
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A roundup of some of this week’s most interesting science news, including key genetics variants related to brain size and psychiatric disorders, le...

  • Added: Jan 24, 2015
  • Length: 01:00