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Imagine trying to get home by running across a busy freeway. Without a walkway, a stoplight or a crosswalk, it could be a dangerous adventure. Well...

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Forget Chicken Little's paranoid delusions about the sky falling. With chicken litter, we really do have a problem. More than 5.6 million tons of i...

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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The fine folks of Omak, Washington, found themselves up a creek recently. Cleaning it up.

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Farmers, start your vacations. Because after crops come in, you can leave the debris where it is and let microbes do the rest.

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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The Fritillaries are frittering away! There's the Marsh Fritillary. The Pearl-bordered Fritillary. And the most endangered fritillary of them all, ...

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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If you're wondering how our penguin friends in the Antarctic are doing these days, here are the cold, hard facts. Their poo is getting mighty pollu...

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Hello, Bluefin Tuna. Tag, you're it! No, you're really it -- you are among the last of a species that once thrived throughout the Atlantic.

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Sunday, April 14th, 1935, mid-afternoon: A monstrous black dust cloud quickly forms over southwest Kansas -- and within minutes, people were runnin...

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Wind turbines are a great source for alternative energy. They're less great, however, for birds.

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Today's creature feature is on a petite pachyderm that has dark gray to reddish brown skin and abundant hair that is finer and softer than a "norma...

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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And now a good news, bad news, good news story. First, the first good news.

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Remember Carole King's song, "Up on the Roof"? You know...When this old world starts a getting me down, And people are just too much for me to face...

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Unless you like plants, you might find them rather boring. After all, they don't seem to do much. And, they're not cute and cuddly. But in fact, th...

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Wouldn't it be great to have a freeway named after you, a galaxy - or, maybe a complex formula for calculating carbon dioxide's effect on climate c...

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Henry Ford had the right idea. Back in the early 1940s, he developed the world's first "bio-car." Actually, it was a prototype displayed once at a ...

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Attention feed lot operators. Panda Energy International in Hereford, Texas, wants your manure. But only the good stuff.

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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There's a fungus among us that could become a more environmentally-friendly way to weatherize your home, or business. Eben Bayer, a recent graduate...

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Here's a home that's truly "outside the box" -- or inside, depending on where you stand. They're made out of recycled steel shipping containers. Ye...

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:30
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Caption: Peter Ladner
Our reliance on industrial agriculture has resulted in a food supply riddled with hidden environmental, economic and health care costs and beset by...

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  • Added: Sep 30, 2014
  • Length: 19:11
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A woman shares her experiences running a small scale organic farm.

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  • Added: Sep 29, 2014
  • Length: 05:32
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Caption: Rinaldo Brutico, Deepak Chopra, Greg Dalton
Will a change in consciousness help us end our dependence on fossil fuels? Yes, according to well-known author and speaker Deepak Chopra and invest...

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  • Added: Sep 29, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
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People take to the streets to demand global climate change. New Delhi struggles with the filthy Yamuna River. And, a Bolivian farmer who used to fe...

Bought by Raven Radio, WFIU, and KMXT


  • Added: Sep 28, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
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Antibiotics are given to animals living in concentrated feeding operations for two reasons: disease prevention and growth promotion/feed efficiency...

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  • Added: Sep 26, 2014
  • Length: 28:00
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WFHB correspondent Dan Young speaks with conservationist Gary Moody about the environmental impact of the Williams Dam near Bedford, and fills us i...

  • Added: Sep 25, 2014
  • Length: 09:00
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Ansley Park is not a park. The historic neighborhood does however enjoy a verdant, rolling, and vibrant landscape providing 275 livable acres of c...

  • Added: Sep 25, 2014
  • Length: 14:28