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Caption: Pulling up the Dinghy, Credit: Stephanie Guyer-Stevens
“Blue Water” sailing is the kind where there’s no land to be seen, hopefully for days or weeks on end, and there’s a rare group of people who contr...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Sep 21, 2016
  • Length: 22:39
  • Purchases: 1
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A given piece of ground on Mars is more likely to be hit by a space rock than is an equal sized area on planet Earth.

Bought by WTIP and KKRN


  • Added: Sep 08, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: J.B. Gaskill, Credit: Charles McGuigan
On the Scotch Bonnet Republic islanders have called this place home since before the American Revolution. They are independent and had always made...

  • Added: Sep 08, 2016
  • Length: 24:37
Caption: Ocracoke Island Lighthouse, Credit: Charles McGuigan
Ocracoke Island, the Key West of the mid-Atlantic, is shaped like a harpoon with the village at its southern extremity, the barbed tip, Ocracoke is...

  • Added: Sep 02, 2016
  • Length: 28:02
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After a meteor is no longer visible to the human eye it leaves a dark trail which can be followed by Doppler Weather RADAR. Researchers are using ...

Bought by WTIP, KKRN, and Radio Newark


  • Added: Sep 01, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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The history of our spot in the Universe is written in the composition of meteorites and other samples of materials we have obtained from space. Ev...

Bought by WTIP, KKRN, and Radio Newark


  • Added: Sep 01, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Schoodic Point, Credit: Kim Carpenter on Flickr
Acadia National Park is located along the coast of Maine. Gus worked at Acadia as a Park Ranger and in this edition of Gus' Wild Side, he recalls a...

  • Added: Aug 30, 2016
  • Length: 05:17
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Experience the age old sense of wonder which happens when a human looks into deep space and thinks about what might be out there.

Bought by Radio Newark, KKRN, KALH, and KRWG


  • Added: Aug 27, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Hosts Gregg McVicar & Gabriela Castelán take a long weekend in Yosemite to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the National Park System. You'll he...

Bought by WVTF


  • Added: Aug 25, 2016
  • Length: 02:00:00
  • Purchases: 1
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This is the story of a love that spans continents. Jon Dunham set out on the longest, toughest walk of his life. But along the way, he met someone ...

  • Added: Aug 25, 2016
  • Length: 21:12
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Four young women set out from Seagull Lake May 29 to canoe to Hudson Bay. Called Journey 4 Renewal, the trip was a fundraiser for Wilderness Canoe ...

  • Added: Aug 16, 2016
  • Length: 18:28
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For alpinist Ben Clark, scaling the world’s toughest mountains was a source of pride and peace; for his parents it was a source of constant worry. ...

  • Added: Aug 15, 2016
  • Length: 18:44
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This is the story of the big one that got away.

Bought by Radio Newark, KALH, and KKRN


  • Added: Aug 13, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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A group of 19th century pioneers lay claim to one of the world’s most inhospitable mountains and turn it into a premiere tourist destination.

  • Added: Aug 11, 2016
  • Length: 19:41
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Listen up, because you never know when a sound will change your life. Acoustic ecologist Gordon Hempton tells us the story of how he became “The S...

  • Added: Aug 10, 2016
  • Length: 48:45
Caption: Jordan Fisher Smith
This year marks the 100th anniversary of America’s National Park system, an idea worth celebrating. But over the past century, there has been a gro...

Bought by KZYX and KMUD


  • Added: Aug 08, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Large potentially dangerous asteroids are still out there.

Bought by Radio Newark, KALH, and KKRN


  • Added: Aug 05, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Astronomers are finding thousands of planets orbiting distant stars. Your home the Earth is still the only one where you could live without a space...

Bought by Radio Newark, KALH, and KKRN


  • Added: Aug 05, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Traveling by canoe with Maggie, the dog
Camping and traveling by canoe can have its own set of rewards...and challenges. In this edition of Gus' Wild Side, Gus recalls wilderness experien...

  • Added: Aug 03, 2016
  • Length: 05:05
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Hosts Gregg McVicar & Gabriela Castelán have a great time at California WorldFest, an annual music festival dedicated to cultural diversity, peace ...

  • Added: Jul 22, 2016
  • Length: 01:59:48
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(with a new book by Greenpeace Captain Peter Wilcox) Summertime again, and what better time to pack a few books and head to the beach? In this epi...

  • Added: Jul 19, 2016
  • Length: 04:33
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Opals from space are likely to have brought some of the water we drink to planet Earth.

Bought by Radio Newark, KALH, KENW, KRWG, and KKRN


  • Added: Jul 14, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Jim Gallagher talks with BSU outdoor program director Mark Morrissey about his favorite paddling experience on the river, and his concerns for the ...

  • Added: Jul 11, 2016
  • Length: 12:14
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You will need long woolies and a spacesuit to survive on Mars.

Bought by Radio Newark, KENW, and KKRN


  • Added: Jul 07, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Should humans hide from ET or should ET hide from us?

Bought by Radio Newark, KENW, and KKRN


  • Added: Jul 07, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3