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Science Breakthroughs of 2014: When did humans first become artists?

  • Added: Dec 21, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
From: KSLU
Series: Rock School
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The 400th episode of rock school airs with the history of Spotify, how is pays and how it could be the future of music. Many known musicians believ...

  • Added: Dec 20, 2014
  • Length: 01:58:00
Caption: ‘The greatest department store on earth; — and every day a bargain day,’ by J.S. Pughe. Puck, 1899.
The word shop first appeared as a verb in the 16th century — when it meant to put someone in prison. And boy can shopping feel that way, especially...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Dec 19, 2014
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: ‘The greatest department store on earth; — and every day a bargain day,’ by J.S. Pughe. Puck, 1899.
The word shop first appeared as a verb in the 16th century — when it meant to put someone in prison. And boy can shopping feel that way, especially...

  • Added: Dec 19, 2014
  • Length: 54:00
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Nights are getting brighter and most of us no longer experience true darkness.

  • Added: Dec 19, 2014
  • Length: 28:59
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Nights are getting brighter and most of us no longer experience true darkness.

  • Added: Dec 19, 2014
  • Length: 53:57
Caption: The Harvesters, by Pieter Bruegel the Elder (1565)
Can genetic engineering help “re-wild” our grains, fruits and vegetables?

  • Added: Dec 19, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
Caption: A bricked door in the basement of a shop on Front Street in Missoula, MT.
No one thinks about the basements.

  • Added: Dec 18, 2014
  • Length: 19:48
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This week on "A Way with Words," reaching out in the digital age: If you're sending out party invitations, what's a sure-fire way to get hold of ev...

Bought by WUIS, KUOW, and WETD


  • Added: Dec 18, 2014
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 3
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All you need to know about the legendary music venue in New Orleans. From The Doors to The Who, The Warehouse was The place to play in the Crescen...

Bought by WOUB and KSRQ


  • Added: Dec 18, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Professor Hayrettin Yucesoy explores the turbulent political and religious climate of the medieval Islamic world.

  • Added: Dec 18, 2014
  • Length: 09:29
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Political scientist James Gibson investigates the connections between political intolerance and religion.

  • Added: Dec 18, 2014
  • Length: 09:48
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Historian David Hollinger discusses the split between the Evangelical and Ecumenical branches of the Protestant church.

  • Added: Dec 18, 2014
  • Length: 12:13
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Historian David Hollinger discusses the long-lasting influence of liberal Protestantism. Though conservative Evangelicals get more media attention,...

  • Added: Dec 18, 2014
  • Length: 10:12
Caption: Leech Lake Dancers, Credit: Grant Frashier
Presented by Northern Community Radio and Aaron Brown, The Great Northern Radio Show blends the classic model of a radio variety show with some mod...

  • Added: Dec 17, 2014
  • Length: 01:59:03
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On this episode of Ojibwe Stories: Gaganoonididaa, host Erik Redix has a conversation with Don Wedll, former Commissioner of Natural Resources for ...

  • Added: Dec 17, 2014
  • Length: 29:30
Caption: ‘The greatest department store on earth; — and every day a bargain day,’ by J.S. Pughe. Puck, 1899.
30-second promo for "Counter Culture: A History of Shopping" with 5-second music bed at end for station-specific time/date tag.

Bought by 90.1 WFYI Public Radio


  • Added: Dec 17, 2014
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 1
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Cookin' with grease: Add some Coltrane for the winter, and THANKS to musicians who donated their time and talents to a recent radio fundraiser. The...

Bought by WVBI-LP, The Voice of Beaver Island


  • Added: Dec 16, 2014
  • Length: 01:59:56
  • Purchases: 1
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As 2014 draws to a close, Political Junkie Ken Rudin remembers the lawmakers and newsmakers from the world of politics who passed away this year. K...

Bought by KGOU, WILL, WLRN, KCPW, WXXI and more


  • Added: Dec 16, 2014
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 7
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Compelling and timeless moments drawn from just one of the many seasons of programs in the Peace Talks Radio series on peacemaking and non-violent ...

Bought by 90.5 WSNC


  • Added: Dec 16, 2014
  • Length: 58:54
  • Purchases: 1
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This weeks episode focuses on a letter Thomas Jefferson wrote to his eldest grandson.

  • Added: Dec 16, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
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How do we imagine the music of other worlds?

  • Added: Dec 16, 2014
  • Length: 59:01
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What sounds and signals make up the natural world?

  • Added: Dec 16, 2014
  • Length: 59:01
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Where does the ear meet the eye?

  • Added: Dec 16, 2014
  • Length: 59:01
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First, there are many ways to bring more happiness into life. Chris Guillebeau discovered there are many people set and accomplish lofty goals, as ...

Bought by WCWP


  • Added: Dec 16, 2014
  • Length: 59:54
  • Purchases: 1