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Age-defying bats are providing clues into the prevention of diseases of old age.

  • Added: Feb 24, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
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Sophisticated cave art in Spain may be the work of Neanderthals.

  • Added: Feb 24, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
Caption: Purple sea urchins grow to fit perfectly inside cavities that they create themselves. , Credit: Mike Russell (CC BY)
Sea urchins carve out their own homes in the rock with their teeth.

  • Added: Feb 24, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
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In this Dig Deep segment Aaron Brown and Chuck Marohn talk about the environment and the economy. Part three talks about climate change.

  • Added: Feb 23, 2018
  • Length: 20:34
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After more than a century of ruling the roads, oil is starting to lose its dominance over the auto industry. More and more automakers are introduc...

Bought by NPR Berlin


  • Added: Feb 22, 2018
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 1
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Most of the humans on planet Earth have never witnessed that the natural night sky is not dark; but rather it is alive with it's own lights. See fo...

  • Added: Feb 22, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
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On December 25, 2017, while searching for Earth approaching asteroids in the constellation of Virgo, the Universe gave my Catalina Sky Survey teamm...

  • Added: Feb 22, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: Amy Harder
The 2016 disagreement between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders over the best energy mix to help us get to a 100% renewable future sure does seem ...

  • Added: Feb 22, 2018
  • Length: 28:20
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In this Dig Deep segment Aaron Brown and Chuck Marohn talk about the environment and the economy. Part one is a discussion on where our thoughts a...

  • Added: Feb 21, 2018
  • Length: 18:55
Caption: David Orr, Credit: Tim Porter
Climate is the trip wire for every other foundational ecological and biological system – as well as the basis for human civilization. As we face th...

  • Added: Feb 21, 2018
  • Length: 28:30
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Pigeons serve as indicators of lead levels in city neighborhoods.

  • Added: Feb 20, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
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Airborne lasers are unveiling ancient Central American civilizations.

  • Added: Feb 20, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
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This batch of Climate Connections features, Louisville’s old trolley buses go electric, when bluebonnets bloom early, why rooftop gardens cool citi...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, KENW, WLPR, Rhode Island Public Radio, KRCB-FM "Radio 91" and more


  • Added: Feb 19, 2018
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 10
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Gut bacteria are key players in everything from arthritis to depression.

  • Added: Feb 16, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
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How dim lighting can reduce our ability to learn.

  • Added: Feb 16, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
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Scientists are only starting to understand the complex chemistry of our indoor spaces.

  • Added: Feb 16, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
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The lonely asteroids which travel high above and far below most of the other members of our solar system may be made out of very strong materials a...

Bought by WLPR, KSFR, KKRN, WTIP, KBMF 102.5FM Butte, Montana and more


  • Added: Feb 15, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Asteroid Hunter, Alex Gibbs, discovered a comet on one of it's rare visits to our neighborhood.

Bought by WLPR, KKRN, WTIP, KBMF 102.5FM Butte, Montana, and KUPR low power FM


  • Added: Feb 15, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Praying mantises have a unique 3D visual system.

  • Added: Feb 14, 2018
  • Length: 01:00
Caption: John Perry Barlow
John Perry Barlow, Grateful Dead lyricist, co-founder of the Electronic Frontier Foundation and environmentalist, died in his sleep this past week ...

  • Added: Feb 14, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
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Water covers two-thirds of the earth yet in many places, water is contaminated

  • Added: Feb 12, 2018
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: Dr. Barbara Sattler
Climate disruption is harmful to your health. Dr. Linda Rudolph and Dr. Barbara Sattler are showing how our success or failure as a civilization ma...

  • Added: Feb 11, 2018
  • Length: 28:30
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Did you know that most breast cancer is the result of exposures to environmental toxins in combination with genetic susceptibility, and stage of li...

Bought by KFOI Radio and RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Feb 08, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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The largest Earth approaching space rock, found by the Catalina Sky Survey in 2017, is 3,250 feet in diameter. One like it strikes the Earth every ...

Bought by WLPR, WTIP, KBMF 102.5FM Butte, Montana, Bandon Community Radio, KKRN and more


  • Added: Feb 08, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Jeremy Lent
In November, 2017, over fifteen thousand scientists from 184 countries issued a warning to humanity.

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Feb 08, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1