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Scientists pinpoint two genes that help explain why fraternal twins are common in some extended families and not in others.

  • Added: May 02, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
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We've got new music from 1-2-3 Andres, plus a preview of KUTX at Mueller with El Tule...and more!

  • Added: Apr 30, 2016
  • Length: 55:02
Caption: Brenda Davis schedules medical appointments for her foster son Daryl., Credit: Michelle Faust/Side Effects Public Media
Kids aging out of foster care can also stay on Medicaid. But having coverage is not the same thing as accessing health care, and without parents to...

  • Added: Apr 28, 2016
  • Length: 03:19
Caption: Andrew Solomon
What we least understand we fear the most. The way to overcome our personal insecurities is to interact with the world - Andrew Solomon

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Apr 28, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Daniel Atkinson gets an shot at Starlight Pediatrics in Rochester, NY., Credit: Michelle Faust/Side Effects Public Media
Because of their backgrounds which often include neglect and abuse, many of the kids in foster care around the country have significant health need...

  • Added: Apr 28, 2016
  • Length: 03:30
Caption: Nya has grown into a healthy 4-year-old despite some challenges in her first year of life., Credit: Michelle Faust/Side Effects Public Media
Foster children receive support from the health system and the child welfare system. But the most important piece in their development and recovery...

  • Added: Apr 28, 2016
  • Length: 03:45
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A subset of people going through divorce and separation are at increased risk for poor health. Bill Latimer finds out more on Public Health Minute.

  • Added: Apr 27, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
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A new study suggests musical games with their parents could not only boost babies’ musical development, but could help them recognize speech patter...

Bought by WLPR and WAMC


  • Added: Apr 27, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
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This week, it’s all about Prince. We’ve got tributes from Dan Zanes, Sandra Velasquez, Lucky Diaz, Lloyd H. Miller, Sugar Free Allstars, and more,...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio and KMRE-LP


  • Added: Apr 26, 2016
  • Length: 53:24
  • Purchases: 2
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Civil rights lawyer Vito de la Cruz grew up in a family of migrant farmworkers. He describes his childhood and the loving aunt who raised him.

  • Added: Apr 26, 2016
  • Length: 02:58
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What happens in our brains when we can’t fall asleep in new places.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Apr 26, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Train-Tracks. Metal-Mouth. Brace-Face. Whatever you call them, getting braces as a teenager seems to be a stereotypical right of passage. However,...

  • Added: Apr 25, 2016
  • Length: 04:36
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Packed in one car, Elaine Manis, her six siblings, and her mother set out on a trip from the small town of Forgan, Oklahoma, to the seaside town of...

  • Added: Apr 25, 2016
  • Length: 01:24
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Part 3 of our series on Forbidden Crushes features a closeted teen who wants to pour her heart out to her crush but fears outing herself.

  • Added: Apr 24, 2016
  • Length: 24:05
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We interviewed James Schandore (who teaches at the University of Wisconsin at La Crosse) about what makes this traveling MUMMY exhibit so interesti...

  • Added: Apr 24, 2016
  • Length: 21:04
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Deb Noethe lost her son, Garret, to a heroin overdose in 2014. She shares the story of his addiction.

  • Added: Apr 22, 2016
  • Length: 16:46
Caption: Movie Nights at Once Upon A Vine, Credit: Charles McGuigan
Today’s show is called Prelude to Summer. We end up on a parking lot late at night on the first day of summer, sprawled out on sleeping bags and lo...

  • Added: Apr 22, 2016
  • Length: 22:10
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Every week, Cracker Barrel provides 4 million Americans with a studied version of down-home Southern food and hospitality. The dumplins and the chi...

  • Added: Apr 21, 2016
  • Length: 26:03
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Episode topics: Video games and childhood obesity and bedbugs.

Bought by WNMU-FM


  • Added: Apr 20, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Episode topics: Highly sensitive people and the easiest vegetables to grow.

Bought by WNMU-FM


  • Added: Apr 20, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Interview with celebrated artist Enrique Martínez Celaya whose work you can find in the permanent collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Th...

  • Added: Apr 19, 2016
  • Length: 23:02
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Catherine Alaniz-Simonds and retired Col. David Taylor remember Catherine’s husband, Andy Alaniz, who died by friendly fire during the Gulf War.

  • Added: Apr 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:50
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This week, we’ve got new music from Sir Crazy Pants, Phoebe Lichty, and Sturgill Simpson from his amazing new record, and more — plus music from Ru...

Bought by KMRE-LP


  • Added: Apr 18, 2016
  • Length: 54:57
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: A copy of a Toledo Streets Newspaper
This week The Rough Draft Diaries was introduced to the Toledo Streets Newspaper, a paper with a mission. We met Courtney Billian, the Workforce De...

  • Added: Apr 18, 2016
  • Length: 06:22
Caption: Tippy, Credit: Karen Oothoudt
Producer Milt Lee talks with Christina Brown about how her blog Northern Cheapskate came about and how she uses it to help others save money.

  • Added: Apr 18, 2016
  • Length: 08:09