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Behind drawn shades in a brightly lit room downtown, dispatchers for the Los Angeles Police Department answer 9-1-1 calls and send officers to thei...

  • Added: Jul 29, 2014
  • Length: 03:46
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
Talia Karasov discusses plants and pathogens.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, KFOK-LP, and KPVL


  • Added: May 21, 2014
  • Length: 22:58
  • Purchases: 3
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Um, No. But did the Manhattan Project’s Enrico Fermi consider the risk to Chicago?

Bought by WAMC and PRX Remix


  • Added: Aug 19, 2013
  • Length: 10:03
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: San Quentin State Prison
In 1851, the government of the new state of California legalized executions. But it wasn’t until 1891 that the state legislature required all execu...

  • Added: Dec 03, 2012
  • Length: 26:32
Caption: Gill Hicks
Richard Fidler's conversation with Gill Hicks, survivor of the 2005 London Underground bombings.

Bought by WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: Sep 15, 2012
  • Length: 53:35
  • Purchases: 1
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Preppers are a unique group of people united by the belief that they must prepare for future catastrophes.

Bought by KUT


  • Added: Jul 02, 2012
  • Length: 05:55
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Feb 23, 2012
  • Length: 25:42
  • Purchases: 3
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The State of Minnesota is supposedly shutting down at least partially by July 1st. Does that affect you in any way? Do you work for the state? Ar...

  • Added: Jun 27, 2011
  • Length: 05:55
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News and features on the wars in Iraq, Afghanistan, and Libya.

  • Added: Jun 14, 2011
  • Length: 08:57
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
Edward Humes discussed the greening of Walmart.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, WRNC-LP, and KMXT


  • Added: Jun 02, 2011
  • Length: 24:24
  • Purchases: 3
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Chaitali Sinha, Program Officer, Governance, Equity, and Health of the International Development Research Centre, joins us today.

Bought by KVSC


  • Added: Mar 09, 2011
  • Length: 25:17
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
James Kakalios discussed the amazing story of quantum mechanics.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, WRNC-LP, and KMXT


  • Added: Dec 04, 2010
  • Length: 28:14
  • Purchases: 3
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The story of one abandoned movie theater is the story of this very post-industrial city. People haunt places, and places haunt people.

Bought by KUT, PRX Remix, and Third Coast Festival/Re:sound


  • Added: Jan 10, 2009
  • Length: 19:14
  • Purchases: 3
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When you feel like a coward just for walking home.

Bought by Public Radio Exchange


  • Added: Jan 30, 2006
  • Length: 02:02
  • Purchases: 1
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A six-foot piece of jail-grade toilet paper from 1963 captures Civil Rights struggle

Bought by KUOW, KFAI, 90.5 WSNC, KSFR, and WMPG


  • Added: Sep 02, 2005
  • Length: 07:23
  • Purchases: 5
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Artists vs. developers vs. the city. The adaptive reuse of historic mill buildings in Providence, and all the controversy that's come with it.

Bought by WMFE, WMPG, and WZBC


  • Added: Oct 08, 2004
  • Length: 49:32
  • Purchases: 3