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Apalachicola Bay in Florida has been renowned for its oysters for generations. But, in the fall of 2012, the oyster population in the Bay collapsed...

  • Added: Dec 18, 2014
  • Length: 28:29
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They rock and roll them. We're talking about those boulders we all see in the woods. Geologists call them "erratics."

  • Added: Dec 17, 2014
  • Length: 03:53
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Dr. Hari Osofsky is faculty director of the Energy Transition Lab, a new project of the U of MN Institute on the Environment. WTIP's Dick Swanson s...

  • Added: Dec 17, 2014
  • Length: 23:13
Caption: Lauren Markham
Getting back to the roots. What does it really mean? This week on Sea Change Radio, we feature two women who have each recently penned pieces for O...

  • Added: Dec 16, 2014
  • Length: 29:30
Caption: Remember the toxic red sludge chemical disaster, 2010, in Hungary? This photo shows a reservoir containing red mud of an alumina factory near Ajka, Hungary, 2006., Credit: EPA | Sandor H. Szabo
Toxic chemicals released into watersheds and waterways remain a persistent problem despite the sounding of alarms, which for decades have railed ag...

  • Added: Dec 15, 2014
  • Length: 05:27
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A weekly news report about water and water issues around the globe

  • Added: Dec 15, 2014
  • Length: 06:23
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Alberta residents take fracking head on. One rat per person? - the myth of New York City’s rats revealed. Rhino horn trade? -could legalizing the s...

Bought by Raven Radio, KUOW, WOUB, and KMXT


  • Added: Dec 14, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Adélie penguins have genetic mutations that give them powerful forelimbs for swimming, and thick skin and stiff feathers for resisting the elements. , Credit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/dominique_filippi/4351788225/
Scientists have sequenced the genomes of two penguin species, revealing much about how they’ve adapted to inhospitable environments.

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  • Added: Dec 13, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
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Caption: Where does your fast food container end up when you’re done with it?, Credit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/theimpulsivebuy/5141937149
Scientists are getting a better handle on how much plastic we put into the oceans, and what effects it’s having.

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  • Added: Dec 13, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
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• Fruitflies are helping to improve cancer treatments • Your smart phone is about to get a lot smarter • Bicycles – poised for a comeback • Plus – ...

Bought by Tri States Public Radio and WNED


  • Added: Dec 12, 2014
  • Length: 40:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Climate Cartoons by Joel Pett, Credit: Joel Pett
At a recent conference and planning workshop sponsored by the Climate Change Institute at the University of Maine, participants took part in a clim...

  • Added: Dec 09, 2014
  • Length: 05:27
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A weekly news report about water and water issues around the globe.

  • Added: Dec 08, 2014
  • Length: 06:18
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"Bye-bye birdie"…birds are in decline in Europe to the tune of 400 million since 1980. Energy goes avant garde with solutions in Germany. And, envi...

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


  • Added: Dec 07, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 5
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This round of CurrentCast features stories about rain gardens; biofuel from seaweed; invasive Asian carp; and more.

  • Added: Dec 07, 2014
  • Length: 20:00
Caption: UM doctoral student Wylie Carr is part of a research team collecting public opinion on the controversial idea of climate engineering. His travels have taken him to Kenya, the Solomon Islands and the northernmost point in Alaska., Credit: Catherine L. Waters
Wylie Carr studies climate engineering - a 'Plan B' for global warming. The idea terrifies him. Someday, however, his daughter may need to decide w...

  • Added: Dec 02, 2014
  • Length: 05:31
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British naturalist and jungle survivor of Borneo, Amazonia and the Congo, O’Hanlon sets off this time on a commercial fishing ship in the harsh wat...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio


  • Added: Dec 02, 2014
  • Length: 09:56
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The Delray Beach, Florida ocean outfall discharges 13 million gallons per day of treated sewage, up-current of a coral reef. , Credit: Steve Spring | Marine Photobank
Externality refers to a disconnected or unconsidered consequence. Hydrofracking, mountaintop removal, filled wetlands, carbon emissions, and plasti...

  • Added: Dec 01, 2014
  • Length: 05:05
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A weekly news report about water and water issues around the globe.

  • Added: Dec 01, 2014
  • Length: 06:19
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This batch of Climate Connections features vegetarian fish food; algae as a climate solution; rebuilding after Superstorm Sandy; and more.

Bought by WORT, KNAU, WLPR, WNIJ, KACU and more


  • Added: Dec 01, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
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Oil drilling's threat to the Canary Islands, the cost of air pollution in the European Union, and we take a look ahead to the World Climate Summit ...

Bought by WFIU, Raven Radio, KUOW, WOUB, KVSC and more


  • Added: Nov 30, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Have you ever bathed in paint? Canary yellow or baby blue? Well of course you haven't! But almost three million Americans could have last year, sin...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Nov 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Mother Nature doesn't fly a crop-duster -- she doesn't need to. A research team at the University of Warwick, England, recently discovered a natura...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Nov 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Mangrove trees are simply amazing, in a sci-fi kind of way. They live in perhaps the most hostile plant environment imaginable -- a coastal war zon...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Nov 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Get in and get out! It works for the Navy Seals. So why not do the same with a crack team of scientists?

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Nov 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Now playing in Australia: Invasion of the Monster Toads! Today's story began back in the 1930s when Australia's sugar-cane farmers had a problem.

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Nov 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1