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Caption: The Wine Fellers
Making bad purchases online while drinking is a genuine issue leading to sometimes ridiculous results. Also meet Tom Lutz inventor of Repour Wine ...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:00
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An hour of discussions on how happiness affects overall health.

Bought by WSKG and WNMU-FM


  • Added: Jul 24, 2017
  • Length: 51:59
  • Purchases: 2
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Quantum Mechanics seems to be at the bedrock of reality, but it’s tricky to study – because observing things in the quantum world affects them. In ...

Bought by WPSU, KWMR, and WCPN


  • Added: Jul 11, 2017
  • Length: 53:52
  • Purchases: 3
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How did the Universe start? And where is it going? The answers may help us assess whether the Cosmos has meaning and purpose. In part one, we ask: ...

Bought by WPSU, WCPN, and KWMR


  • Added: Jul 11, 2017
  • Length: 53:50
  • Purchases: 3
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Extra-sensory perception seems like the stuff of fantasy, but should the possibility be taken seriously? In part one we ask, Can ESP Reveal a New R...

Bought by KWMR, WCPN, and Lower Cape Communications


  • Added: Jul 11, 2017
  • Length: 53:52
  • Purchases: 3
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It’s common to think of Brain and Mind as two separate things that can influence each other. But is that right? And how far can such influence go? ...

Bought by WCPN and KWMR


  • Added: Jul 11, 2017
  • Length: 53:52
  • Purchases: 2
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The Brain is an unfathomably complex organ, and science continually reveals more fascinating information about it. In part one, we ask: How Are Bra...

Bought by WPSU, KREV-LP, KVNF, WCPN, and KWMR


  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 53:53
  • Purchases: 5
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We all feel like free agents on the inside: in control of our behavior, our decisions, our lives. But does that feeling reflect reality? In part on...

Bought by KWMR and WCPN


  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 53:52
  • Purchases: 2
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We know that our Universe is unfathomably large, but could it be literally infinite in size? In part one, we ask: What Would an Infinite Cosmos Mea...

Bought by KWMR and WCPN


  • Added: Jul 07, 2017
  • Length: 53:52
  • Purchases: 2
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Could it be that our Universe is not the only one? In fact, many scientists believe it is not. In part one, we ask: How Many Universes Exist? If we...

Bought by WCPN, KREV-LP, and KWMR


  • Added: Jul 07, 2017
  • Length: 53:51
  • Purchases: 3
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It’s hard to imagine that everything we see and know – the entire, vast, incomprehensibly large universe – might one day cease to exist. In part on...

  • Added: Jul 06, 2017
  • Length: 53:51
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The idea of surviving our own physical demise has long obsessed us. But is there any way that our personal awareness could actually transcend physi...

Bought by WCPN, KWMR, and KVCR


  • Added: Jul 06, 2017
  • Length: 53:49
  • Purchases: 3
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On this episode of Culture Clique, we visit with Dr. Dean Peterson, Director of the Precambrian Research Center and the University of Minnesota Du...

Bought by KVSC


  • Added: Jul 20, 2016
  • Length: 28:12
  • Purchases: 1
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Neuroscientist Todd Braver explains how and why we use cognitive control.

Bought by KVSC


  • Added: Jun 01, 2016
  • Length: 12:00
  • Purchases: 1
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An hour-long look at Breast Cancer -- its diagnosis, its treatment, its history as a public policy issue and its direct impact on patients.

Bought by KUHF, WFAE, KSUT, WCPN, KQED and more


  • Added: May 10, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 6
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30-second promo for Closer To Truth Radio Hour Series

Bought by WPSU, WCPN, KVCR, Radio Phoenix, WCPN and more


  • Added: Mar 16, 2016
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 6
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Our universe began far smaller than a proton. Today we have galaxies, stars, planets, people. How does Complexity Come from Simplicity? The laws of...

Bought by WCPN, Radio Phoenix, KWMR, KPIP-LP, KSUT and more


  • Added: Mar 14, 2016
  • Length: 53:52
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Dumbbells, Credit: Runs With Scissors
Psychologist Tim Bono describes how willpower is like a muscle and provides some research-driven tips for resisting temptation.

  • Added: Mar 10, 2016
  • Length: 11:54
Caption: Mixed Emotions, Credit: roboM8
Psychologist Tammy English discusses a few common strategies for managing emotions and working toward long-term happiness.

  • Added: Mar 10, 2016
  • Length: 12:00
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Some atheists claim that the existence of evil is inconsistent with an all-powerful, all-good God. Does Evil Disprove God? God-believers invoke the...

Bought by Radio Phoenix, KWMR, KSUT, WRGY, and CFBX


  • Added: Mar 07, 2016
  • Length: 53:52
  • Purchases: 5
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We explore Atheism, from classical arguments against God to latest scientific thinking showing no need for God. In recent years, a new wave of aggr...

Bought by Radio Phoenix, KWMR, KSUT, WRGY, and CFBX


  • Added: Feb 29, 2016
  • Length: 53:51
  • Purchases: 5
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Are Science and Religion they compatible? Are they at war? Can Science Deal With God? Both Science and Religion pursue big truths and offer total s...

Bought by Radio Phoenix, KWMR, KSUT, WRGY, CFBX and more


  • Added: Feb 22, 2016
  • Length: 53:52
  • Purchases: 6
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Suppose intelligent, self-conscious, knowledge-seeking aliens do exist? What Would Intelligent Aliens Mean? Whether or not we are alone in the univ...

Bought by Radio Phoenix, KWMR, KSUT, and CFBX


  • Added: Feb 19, 2016
  • Length: 53:51
  • Purchases: 4
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Why does it “feel like something” to see, hear, taste and think? What’s our private, inner experience all about? Why is Consciousness So Mysterious...

Bought by Radio Phoenix, WCPN, KWMR, KSUT, Prairie Public and more


  • Added: Feb 08, 2016
  • Length: 53:51
  • Purchases: 7
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Science can describe everything about the physical world, but can it say anything at all reliable about God? Can Science Talk God? For centuries, S...

Bought by Radio Phoenix, WCPN, KWMR, KQED, KSUT and more


  • Added: Feb 01, 2016
  • Length: 53:52
  • Purchases: 7