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The Cosmic Campground is one of the last places where one can experience the natural night sky in the lower 48.

Bought by WYAP


  • Added: Feb 11, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Mike Fawcett
Farm Zero is a five year-old startup company that’s a concept for sustainable agricultural systems that use sea water rather than fresh water as th...

  • Added: Feb 10, 2016
  • Length: 29:40
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There’s a 99% Chance You Have This Toxin in Your Body. That and other stories on H2O Radio’s weekly news report about water.

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


  • Added: Feb 07, 2016
  • Length: 06:59
  • Purchases: 3
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A mysterious piece of space hardware comes back to Earth.

Bought by KKRN and WYAP


  • Added: Feb 04, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
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The wild peacocks of Palos Verdes Peninsula in Southern California have inhabited the area for over 100 years and now number more than 1,000. For a...

  • Added: Feb 03, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
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This batch of CurrentCast features leaky toilets, teaching kids to save water, property values versus the environment, beer brewers and water effic...

Bought by WETD


  • Added: Feb 01, 2016
  • Length: 20:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: PhD students Adriana Gaytán-Caballero and Travis Washburn collect tiny animals from a sediment sample taken at the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico.
For the first time in 35 years, Mexican and American scientists are working together to study the Ixtoc 1 spill, a massive oil blowout that happene...

  • Added: Feb 01, 2016
  • Length: 09:03
Caption: Through an alley in the old section of Ciudad del Carmen, dozens of ships serving the oil industry are visible just offshore.
The Deepwater Horizon oil spill happened just a few years ago. But it might be possible to predict its impact on the Gulf years into the future by ...

  • Added: Feb 01, 2016
  • Length: 08:08
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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: Feb 01, 2016
  • Length: 28:11
  • Purchases: 2
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The carnivorous Venus flytrap avoids wasting energy digesting non-food items it traps by accident with a bit of math.

  • Added: Jan 31, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
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Another Town Finds Toxins in Their Water. That and other stories on H2O Radio’s weekly news report about water.

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


  • Added: Jan 31, 2016
  • Length: 06:47
  • Purchases: 3
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Did you know that farmers’ increasing use of antibiotics to prevent and treat animal diseases and increase growth efficiency contributes to antimic...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Jan 28, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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My team the Catalina Sky Survey discovered a very diverse group of 566 Earth approaching objects.

Bought by WYAP and KKRN


  • Added: Jan 28, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
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We humans are writing a record of our activities into the rock layers currently being produced on planet Earth.

Bought by KKRN


  • Added: Jan 28, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Gas drilling came to southern Colorado's Raton Basin in the late 1990s, and along with it heavy traffic, noise—and what many locals believe—contami...

Bought by KRZA and KSUT


  • Added: Jan 26, 2016
  • Length: 08:43
  • Purchases: 2
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Gas drilling came to southern Colorado's Raton Basin in the late 1990s, and along with it heavy traffic, noise—and what many locals believe—contami...

Bought by KRZA and KSUT


  • Added: Jan 26, 2016
  • Length: 09:27
  • Purchases: 2
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While world leaders wring their hands over forecasts of timid GDP growth, a growing list of visionaries around the world are collaborating to redef...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio


  • Added: Jan 26, 2016
  • Length: 28:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Leap into leap year with your daily 90-second dose of real science for real people! How to keep your octopus from getting bored…inside Thomas Jeffe...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI, WETD, KSKQ, and KSQM 91.5 FM


  • Added: Jan 25, 2016
  • Length: 31:30
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Diarmuid O’Connell, Vice President of Business Development, Tesla, Credit: Ed Ritger
We’ll never win the climate change challenge if we don’t change the way we make and drive cars. In the U.S. personal vehicles account for nearly on...

Bought by KMUD


  • Added: Jan 25, 2016
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 1
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This batch of Climate Connections features financing home energy efficiency, the paradox of cheaper LED lights, green furniture designs, driverless...

Bought by WCBU, WLRN, KKWE Niijii Radio, KNAU, KRSC and more


  • Added: Jan 25, 2016
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 16
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A New Outbreak of an Old Virus Alarms Scientists. That and other stories on H2O Radio’s weekly news report about water.

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


  • Added: Jan 24, 2016
  • Length: 06:51
  • Purchases: 3
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Episode topics: Ovarian cancer and fall seasonal allergies.

  • Added: Jan 22, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
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Erin Jones thought the answers were written in stone. But a summer internship at a remote dinosaur quarry eroded her certainty.

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: Jan 21, 2016
  • Length: 14:21
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: SeaLab III, Credit: Naval History & Heritage Command | www.history.navy.mil
The US Navy's SEALAB initiative is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, with now three pioneering aquatic living experiments under their bel...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 05:04
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Architect Sarah Susanka observed that houses in the U.S. were getting larger – but some rooms were seldom occupied, and often not even furnished. S...

Bought by KPIP-LP, KCMJ Community Radio, and KRZA


  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 28:42
  • Purchases: 3