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This batch of CurrentCast features science under sail, gravity and groundwater, beer brewers and water efficiency, wetland wonderlands, and more...

  • Added: Dec 03, 2016
  • Length: 20:00
Caption: Mokogodo Warriors, Credit: Martin Wheeler
Fueled by curiosity about the cultures and wildlife, Alex Beard has spent much of his life traveling to the some of the world’s most remote wildli...

  • Added: Dec 02, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: Chinook salmon eggs are about the size of a pea, but the fish inside can grow up to 40 pounds in its short lifespan., Credit: Veronica Volk
The big, strong Chinook salmon is a favorite of anglers on the Great Lakes. But New York and Michigan are reducing the number of Chinook stocked in...

Bought by WCMU, North Country Public Radio, WCPN, and WBFO


  • Added: Dec 02, 2016
  • Length: 03:20
  • Purchases: 4
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Should martian microbes be sacrificed to human space exploration.

  • Added: Dec 01, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: Lake Michigan, which has the most mini-tsunamis in the Great Lakes, Credit: Elizabeth Miller
Mini-tsunamis caused by thunderstorms happen more than 100 times annually in the Great Lakes, according to a new study led by researchers at the Un...

Bought by North Country Public Radio, WKSU, WAMC, WXXI, WBFO and more


  • Added: Dec 01, 2016
  • Length: 01:28
  • Purchases: 6
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We continue the Earth Optimism Series this week, a 24-episode project in partnership with the Smithsonian Institution's Ocean Portal, to address oc...

  • Added: Nov 29, 2016
  • Length: 05:10
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Newsweek named "How to Change the World" one of 2015's top 15 documentaries to watch. Listen to clips from the film and revisit the 1971 Amchitka f...

  • Added: Nov 28, 2016
  • Length: 16:13
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Ancient forests and oceans are both huge "carbon sinks". But what does that mean, really?

  • Added: Nov 28, 2016
  • Length: 03:00
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What is going on in in the world’s largest democracy? Many non-governmental organizations (NGOs) are being leaned on by the Indian Ministry of Home...

  • Added: Nov 28, 2016
  • Length: 09:52
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What is going on in in the world’s largest democracy? Many non-governmental organizations (NGOs) are being leaned on by the Indian Ministry of Home...

  • Added: Nov 28, 2016
  • Length: 14:25
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Smog is full of "particulate matter". The Air Quality Index measures the particulates in the air. That is our environmental word of the month: "par...

  • Added: Nov 28, 2016
  • Length: 02:29
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Dr. Jessica Ware explains how dragonflies are the world's new climate "canaries", showing us what we can expect as climate change continues to shif...

  • Added: Nov 28, 2016
  • Length: 04:34
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The World Health Organization said air pollution is the single largest environmental issue facing us. Chai Jing's YouTube video, UNDER THE DOME, ha...

  • Added: Nov 28, 2016
  • Length: 09:36
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Chai Jing's YouTube video about the air she's breathing had 200 million views within days, and was later taken down by the Chinese Government; drag...

  • Added: Nov 28, 2016
  • Length: 18:10
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How our perception of the world changes, from generation to generation. We talk about "Shifting Baseline Syndrome" with the man who coined the phrase.

  • Added: Nov 28, 2016
  • Length: 02:03
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Water Officials Taken Hostage in a Drought-Stricken Country. 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: Nov 27, 2016
  • Length: 07:03
  • Purchases: 3
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A listener asks: Why do snowflakes appear so similar to each other?

  • Added: Nov 27, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
Caption: The Hubble Telescope captured this view of Aplha Centauri A and B, in the closest star system. , Credit: ESA/NASA
Astronomers calculate the distance to the furthest stars by comparing them to stars they know.

  • Added: Nov 27, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
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This batch of Climate Connections features how to address climate grief, a mom's environmental legacy, from climate data to art, exploring warming ...

Bought by KACU, Rhode Island Public Radio, WNIJ, KKWE Niijii Radio, KWSO and more


  • Added: Nov 26, 2016
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 11
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Did you know that corporate partnerships with Universities influence the information students are taught about genetic engineering? Join Food Sleut...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Nov 25, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Your daily 90-second dose of real science for real people! Instagram posts your state of mind along with your snaps…house plants suck up poisoned a...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh, Radio Baha'i, WLGI, Tri States Public Radio, and KSQM 91.5 FM


  • Added: Nov 24, 2016
  • Length: 33:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Outside/In takes you on a journey to a 10-x10 plot and uncover the secrets you’d never know to find. This time, we look for signs of extraordinary ...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Nov 23, 2016
  • Length: 16:00
  • Purchases: 1
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90 second modules that celebrate the natural world and bring the wonder of nature into daily life.

Bought by WRIR, KMUN, KCBX, and Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Nov 22, 2016
  • Length: 33:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Bearded seal, Erignathus barbatus, Alaskan Arctic  , Credit: Marine Bio | Sharing The Wonders of the Ocean
This week we continue the Earth Optimism Series, a 24-episode project in partnership with the Smithsonian Institution's Ocean Portal, to address oc...

  • Added: Nov 21, 2016
  • Length: 05:20
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Getting the Lead Out Is Still a Problem. 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: Nov 20, 2016
  • Length: 07:06
  • Purchases: 3