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Caption: (A) Overview of a nest. Individual brood cells are separated by thin walls of soil material. (B) The nest is closed by a vestibular cell filled with dead ants. (C) Contents of a vestibular cell. (D) Female bone-house wasp. , Credit: Merten Ehmig (A, B), Michael Staab (C, D).
Bone house wasps place dead ants in their nests to ward off predators and parasites.

  • Added: Jul 06, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
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An all-American tradition on July 4 -- eating contests! Ryan Nerz gives us the scoop from the inside. Daniel Orr prefers vegetarian recipes with co...

  • Added: Jul 03, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
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With so many herbal products and supplements on the market, it’s easy to be confused and overwhelmed. Join Food Sleuth Radio host and Registered D...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Jun 19, 2014
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Fresh produce can be hard to access and pricey for families facing economic hardships. But during World War II, school, home, community and workpla...

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  • Added: May 15, 2014
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Walk through the Experimental Sound Studio's Florasonic installation in the new episode.

  • Added: Apr 22, 2014
  • Length: 04:30
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The Garden celebrates the return of the NCAA Tournament for first time in 53 years.

  • Added: Mar 27, 2014
  • Length: 33:02
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Humans depend heavily on invertebrate animals -- those without a backbone—including earthworms and beneficial insects. In fact, one third of the ...

  • Added: Feb 28, 2014
  • Length: 28:00
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Destination DIY producer Jaymee Cuti goes to "bee school" to learn what's new in the 4,000 year old hobby of beekeeping.

Bought by KALW and PRX Remix


  • Added: Feb 18, 2014
  • Length: 21:46
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Cedar waxwings are attracted to suburban habitats. , Credit: Susanne Bard
According to a long-term study, the suburbs may actually be good for bird diversity.

Bought by WXDU


  • Added: Jan 21, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Tobacco Hornworm, Credit: Daniel Schwen/Wikipedia
A tobacco-eating caterpillar creates the equivalent of smoker's breath to scare off predators.

  • Added: Jan 13, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
Caption: California Condor with chick. , Credit: Joseph Brandt/Pacific Southwest Region U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Captive-bred California Condors lack role models to show them how to survive in the wild. But wildlife biologists are there to help them navigate t...

  • Added: Dec 09, 2013
  • Length: 01:00
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Ants may become a hot commodity in drug addiction studies.

Bought by WXDU


  • Added: Dec 06, 2013
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Cultivating orchids in the lab., Credit: Bob Hirshon
Scientists are bringing orchids back to Miami’s trees.

  • Added: Nov 24, 2013
  • Length: 01:00
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Free, audio excerpt from a book. The California of Harris’ youth was a very different place than it is today: It was a verdant oasis of orange grov...

  • Added: Nov 12, 2013
  • Length: 06:35
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The steal skeleton underneath the all the concrete structures that you work in, drive over, and walk under…

Bought by Vermont Public Radio, WBEZ, WUIS, KOSU, 90.5 WESA and more


  • Added: Oct 08, 2013
  • Length: 04:30
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Caption: Australian Tarantula, Credit: Margaret C. Hardy
Scientists have figured out how to turn spider venom into an insecticide.

  • Added: Sep 13, 2013
  • Length: 01:00
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Turtle soup in southern Indiana. Okra fresh and raw. Growing food with less water. And, a local food party on campus. Take a listen!

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  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Salt Water Farm cafe in Union Hall, Rockport, Maine, Credit: Catherine Carter
Annemarie Ahearn, the owner of Salt Water Farm in Lincolnville and Rockport is one of a new breed of chefs who grow much of what they cook.

  • Added: Sep 06, 2013
  • Length: 04:14
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It's called the Looplore Experiment and it's partially funded through Kickstarter donations. This weekend-long "camp" revolves around arts and craf...

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  • Added: Aug 14, 2013
  • Length: 06:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Beverly Bell
Food Sovereignty is the fight for farmworker justice, sustainable practices, food accessibility and land reform. Although the idea is relatively ne...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Aug 13, 2013
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 1
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Beth Dooley has covered the local food scene in Minnesota for over 25 years. She joined WTIP's Matthew Brown May 31 to talk about her latest book, ...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Jun 01, 2013
  • Length: 16:39
  • Purchases: 1
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It's a bevy of blossoms and floral finery we're tracking on this week's edition--in especially lovely locales you won't find on the public parkway ...

Bought by 90.1 WFYI Public Radio


  • Added: May 23, 2013
  • Length: 01:00:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Who would have thought that worm castings could replace an expensive irrigation system on a Florida farm? Join Food Sleuth Radio host and Registere...

  • Added: May 06, 2013
  • Length: 28:00
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Brent Sicard, President and CEO of Lueken’s Village Foods grocery stores, announced plans for the local chain to grow and sell its own produce, as ...

  • Added: Apr 23, 2013
  • Length: 20:16
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Nutritionist Christopher Gardner discusses the relations of food and society, the modern food movement, and a variety of compelling reasons for ret...

  • Added: Mar 19, 2013
  • Length: 42:43