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The Mount Polley taililngs pond breach happened a couple of weeks after Liz returned from the Action Camp. She speaks to author Arno Kopecky about ...

  • Added: Sep 21, 2014
  • Length: 18:40
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Freda Huson and Toghestiy live full time at the Unist'ot'en pipeline blockade. The kind folks at radio-net.com lent me some audio to use for this p...

  • Added: Sep 21, 2014
  • Length: 29:23
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We’re looking inside the Islamic State: as a phenomenon and as America’s latest enemy in the endless war on terror. Do we know who they are, or how...

  • Added: Sep 21, 2014
  • Length: 58:37
Caption: ...always a sailor., Credit: Susan Cook
My 77 year old brother is, still, and has been his whole life, a sailor. His boat “Significant Other”, a J-24 racing yacht will carry two. But, ...

  • Added: Sep 21, 2014
  • Length: 03:07
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We highlight NEO Cycle Cleveland the new urban cycling festival here in Cleveland; Joe Prisel, artistic mountain bike builder, tells us about the n...

  • Added: Sep 20, 2014
  • Length: 59:03
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Natalie Jones examines the influence of the Italian political philosopher on fictional mafia bosses like Tony Soprano and real-life musicians like ...

  • Added: Sep 20, 2014
  • Length: 04:36
Caption: The police in Gary, Ind., 1908, Credit: Library of Congress
For many Americans, the storyline that played out on August 9th in Ferguson, Mo. — when an unarmed black teenager was fatally shot by a white polic...

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  • Added: Sep 19, 2014
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: The police in Gary, Ind., 1908, Credit: Library of Congress
For many Americans, the storyline that played out on August 9th in Ferguson, Mo. — when an unarmed black teenager was fatally shot by a white polic...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2014
  • Length: 54:00
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Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley was 18 when she and her husband, Percy Bysshe Shelley, visited some literary friends and got involved in a challenge, t...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2014
  • Length: 58:16
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Dr. Brenda Wilson discusses the science and politics of the Ebola virus.

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  • Added: Sep 19, 2014
  • Length: 34:05
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
Hari Manoharan talks about nanostructures of carbon.

  • Added: Sep 19, 2014
  • Length: 26:22
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Carol Bradley, author of 'Last Chain on Billie: How One Extraordinary Elephant Escaped the Big Top,' talks about the cruel lives of circus elephant...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2014
  • Length: 29:01
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Hundreds of world leaders are descending on the United Nations for a one day meeting on climate change. This is a big deal for the United Nations, ...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2014
  • Length: 23:27
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Investing in war is a dirty business but a business none the less. A seldom looked at take on investing in companies that profit from Washington's ...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2014
  • Length: 03:00
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In this edition of CRN, Joe Vazquez, reporter for KPIX 5 TV, the CBS affiliate in San Francisco, tells us about the mystery men repelling out of he...

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  • Added: Sep 18, 2014
  • Length: 05:00
  • Purchases: 1
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On Tuesday September 16th Science Café presented James Farmer, an assistant professor in the SPEA school. Farmer is an expert in local food and th...

  • Added: Sep 18, 2014
  • Length: 57:06
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The Wall Street Journal's Janet Hook examines the politics of the vote on military action against ISIS, and how Americans attitudes have changed. S...

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  • Added: Sep 18, 2014
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Timely, In-Depth Progressive Analysis
Veterans Say New U.S.-Led War in Iraq and Syria Will Only Inflame Region's Ethnic Violence; Great March for Climate Action Activists Demand the Wor...

  • Added: Sep 18, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
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Beside soccer fields and running trails, more and more communities are now adding dog parks to their recreation spaces. One scholar has been studyi...

  • Added: Sep 18, 2014
  • Length: 02:29
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Frederick Lowe founded The NorthStar News & Analysis eight years ago in Chicago to provide unbiased news and insight for African American men natio...

  • Added: Sep 18, 2014
  • Length: 01:00:35
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One in three women will have an abortion in her lifetime, yet in pop culture accurate portrayals of real people’s stories are rare. In this show we...

  • Added: Sep 17, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
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The so-called war on women is popping up in debates and campaign commercials around the country. Political Junkie host Ken Rudin and Colorado polls...

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  • Added: Sep 17, 2014
  • Length: 08:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Host Doug Storm is joined by William Morris and Joe Varga to discuss the genesis of the Moral Mondays Movement in North Carolina and how it has beg...

  • Added: Sep 16, 2014
  • Length: 59:37
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Radio Curious revisits a conversation with Spencer Wells, author of “Pandora’s Seed: The Unforeseen Cost of Civilization,” published in 2010, about...

  • Added: Sep 16, 2014
  • Length: 29:01