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Was it constitutional for President Obama to kill Osama bin Laden? How about Anwar al-Awlaki, an American citizen living in Yemen? The answers are ...

  • Added: Aug 26, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
Caption: The mountain pass, Sierra Nevada. , Credit: Library of Congress.
BackStory is quitting the city and heading into the wild. In this episode, Brian, Ed, and Peter revisit America’s fascination with wild places and ...

  • Added: Aug 26, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: The mountain pass, Sierra Nevada. , Credit: Library of Congress.
BackStory is quitting the city and heading into the wild. In this episode, Brian, Ed, and Peter revisit America’s fascination with wild places and ...

  • Added: Aug 26, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
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What's in a mascot name? Maybe you're a fan of the Banana Slugs, or you cheer for the Winged Beavers. Perhaps your loyalty lies with the Fighting A...

Bought by WMUU-LP


  • Added: Aug 26, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Serious questions from young voices. In this special fundraising edition, Martha and Grant share some favorite calls from their youngest listeners,...

  • Added: Aug 26, 2016
  • Length: 28:17
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What do we owe the places that raised us?

  • Added: Aug 25, 2016
  • Length: 52:05
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Was it constitutional for President Obama to kill Osama bin Laden? How about Anwar al-Awlaki, an American citizen living in Yemen? The answers are ...

  • Added: Aug 25, 2016
  • Length: 54:27
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In these short daily segments, Stewart Harris talks about various topics and current events and how they pertain to laws already on the books or ho...

Bought by WRFA-LP


  • Added: Aug 25, 2016
  • Length: 07:25
  • Purchases: 1
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Marriage is historically ... and hysterically ... a nontraditional tradition.

  • Added: Aug 25, 2016
  • Length: 19:10
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How old is old to you? Imagine what it would be like if the only tool you had for determining a person’s “oldness factor” was the vibrancy of his o...

  • Added: Aug 24, 2016
  • Length: 24:21
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Humans have been altering the climate for a long time – but how long, exactly? This question is central to the Anthropocene debate. When did the hu...

  • Added: Aug 24, 2016
  • Length: 24:11
Caption: Producing at the Magic Shop, Credit: Gianluca Tramontana
An inside look into the closing of one of New York City’s last iconic recording studio where David Bowie, Lou Reed, Sonic Youth, The Ramones, Blond...

  • Added: Aug 24, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Gary police department, Credit: Library of Congress
For many Americans, police shootings in Louisiana and Minnesota earlier this summer were strikingly reminiscent of similar instances across the nat...

  • Added: Aug 24, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: Trio Solisti
Chamber Music from Spain, Argentina, and Mexico from the early and mid 20th century

Bought by WXXI, WQCS, KWAX, KMUN, KPIP-LP and more


  • Added: Aug 23, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 7
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Life’s precarious journey—lessons today’s parents often avoid. Rediscover the frightening tales from our collective past.

  • Added: Aug 23, 2016
  • Length: 11:46

  • Added: Aug 23, 2016
  • Length: 02:57:00
  • Purchases: 9
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It's another week featuring the flaws and flubs found in rock star films.

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Aug 23, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The mountain pass, Sierra Nevada. , Credit: Library of Congress.
30-second promo for " Untrammeled: Americans and the Wilderness” with 5-second music bed at end for station-specific time/date tag

Bought by 90.1 WFYI Public Radio


  • Added: Aug 23, 2016
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Lester Young
(Air Dates: August 23 - 29) This week on 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the birthday of Lester Young with our special guest Todd Wilkinson. We have...

  • Added: Aug 23, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Scale rendering of the Soviet LK moon lander next to the US Lunar Module., Credit: Eberhard Marx
Space historian and policy expert John Logsdon joins Mat Kaplan for a fascinating conversation about how the US could have lost the race to the moo...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KWMR, WXAV 88.3FM, WMUU-LP, KMRE-LP and more


  • Added: Aug 23, 2016
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 6
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Spikes in radiation caused by historic solar flares could help archaeologists precisely date ancient events.

  • Added: Aug 22, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
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Seriously uninterrupted.

  • Added: Aug 22, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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Duane Swierczynski is an Edgar-nominated novelist.

  • Added: Aug 22, 2016
  • Length: 09:54
Caption: Kasim Sultan, Credit: Kasim Sultan (facebook)
From Todd Rundgren's Utopia, to Joan Jett and the Black Hearts, to Blue Oyster Cult - and a solo career meet Kasim Sultan - whose music is a part o...

  • Added: Aug 21, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: Bryan Cranston and Jay Roach, Credit: Donna Granata
The feature film Trumbo (2015), staring Breaking Bad’s Bryan Cranston, is based on the true story of blacklisted writer Dalton Trumbo. The followin...

  • Added: Aug 21, 2016
  • Length: 04:38