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Hawaii’s birds face multiple threats, but one small thrush on the island of Kaua’i is a success story – so far.

  • Added: Jul 06, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
Caption: The Buchsens found Ice Mine memorabilia as they restored the site. This vintage sign now hangs in the gift shop., Credit: Kara Holsopple/The Allegheny Front
Ice only forms in the Coudersport Ice Mine in the summer

  • Added: Jul 01, 2014
  • Length: 03:30
Caption: Memorabilia at the Coudersport Ice Mine in Pennsylvania. This vintage sign now hangs in the gift shop., Credit: Kara Holsopple/The Allegheny Front
On this week's Allegheny Front, why you won't see wind turbines on the Great Lakes anytime soon. Films and books about floods and calamity top our ...

  • Added: Jun 27, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: A windy day. Wood Neck Beach, Falmouth MA, Credit: Kasia Gladki
Everyone’s felt it. A breeze, a gust, a storm. Wind. Produced for the Transom Story Workshop.

  • Added: Jun 05, 2014
  • Length: 07:53
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Meditation on a hot desert hike in Joshua Tree.

  • Added: Jun 04, 2014
  • Length: 04:16
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Nicole encounters the border of Taromenane land, who have killed to remain undisturbed by the outside world.

  • Added: May 31, 2014
  • Length: 04:37
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Eric Larsen, formerly of Grand Marais, just completed his "Last North" unsupported and unassisted expedition to the North Pole. He and his teammate...

  • Added: May 28, 2014
  • Length: 17:11
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It’s not just you. The morning commute is getting longer and longer. As the local economy picks up steam more and more people are getting in their ...

  • Added: May 20, 2014
  • Length: 06:35
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This April, fifteen friends and I paddled rafts down 225 miles of The Grand Canyon.

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  • Added: May 09, 2014
  • Length: 19:47
  • Purchases: 1
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Rush Sturges spent two years helping Rafa Ortiz train to run Niagara Falls in a kayak. But on the big day, things didn't go as planned.

  • Added: Apr 21, 2014
  • Length: 04:31
Caption: Arbor Lodge, Credit: Thomas Wilmer
Arbor Day was born in Nebraska back in the 1870's. Come along and discover the world of trees as we visit with key players at Arbor Day Foundation ...

  • Added: Apr 16, 2014
  • Length: 12:41
Caption: Hawaiian Crow, Credit: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
The Hawaiian crow is recovering from a devastating population crash, with help from us.

  • Added: Mar 17, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
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The month of March marks the Wild Women series at Spot Wellness in Ashland, WI. Northland College radio station WRNC talks about what that’s all ab...

  • Added: Mar 12, 2014
  • Length: 29:56
Caption: Biological Technician Rick McIntyre, Credit: NPS / Neal Herbert
Some of the best howling of the season at Yellowstone National Park

  • Added: Mar 01, 2014
  • Length: 02:12
Caption: Virginia's barrier islands shelter more than 250 species of raptors, songbirds and shorebirds., Credit: Lindsay Renick Mayer
Efforts are underway to restore the fragile ecosystem of the shifting, changing land masses known as Virginia's barrier islands.

  • Added: Feb 27, 2014
  • Length: 06:13

  • Added: Feb 26, 2014
  • Length: 02:51
  • Purchases: 1
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An interview with National Geographic Photographer Peter McBride

  • Added: Feb 15, 2014
  • Length: 15:23
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An Okie travels to the African mountains to see Dian Fossey's gorillas, but forgets to turn off her flash.

Bought by KGOU and New Hampshire Public Radio


  • Added: Feb 13, 2014
  • Length: 07:27
  • Purchases: 2
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Phenologist Chel Anderson gives us an update on how this year's "mega winter" stacks up to year's past.

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  • Added: Feb 07, 2014
  • Length: 07:12
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Biskey Pond, Credit: Andrew Slade
On the shores of Lake Superior we are having so much snow it might be the Best North Shore. Host Andrew Slade talks about the newest xx ski trail ...

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  • Added: Feb 05, 2014
  • Length: 05:38
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Swiftcurrent Pass, Credit: Michael May
This story take you deep into one of the most magestic of these wild areas – Glacier National Park. Glacier straddles the Canadian border in Monta...

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  • Added: Jan 13, 2014
  • Length: 08:02
  • Purchases: 1
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Lucas Will & Natalie Jackson canoed 2,220 miles over four months on their Mississippi River adventure, Paddle in Hand, from the source of the Missi...

Bought by KVSC and KSRQ


  • Added: Jan 08, 2014
  • Length: 25:02
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Don’t miss Squirrel Appreciation Day at Gooseberry Falls State Park., Credit: Photo by Sparky Stensaas www.thephotonaturalist.com/
Duluth Public Schools will have a five day weekend for the MLK celebration this year, and Andrew Slade has some suggestions for unique North Shore ...

  • Added: Jan 07, 2014
  • Length: 06:38
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Fred Smith is a volunteer producer at WTIP North Shore Community Radio. Each week, he shares his perspectives through Wildersmith on the Gunflint. ...

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  • Added: Jan 01, 2014
  • Length: 05:08
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Doug Wiens in Antarctica
Prof. Doug Wiens describes his explorations of Antarctica. Wiens uses seismographs to study the physics behind ice movement and examine questions a...

  • Added: Dec 20, 2013
  • Length: 12:26