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Explore Mars wants to look for life on the Red Planet. Not past life. Life thriving under the Martian surface right now. Chris Carberry will tel...

  • Added: Sep 01, 2014
  • Length: 28:51
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How reliable are our intuitions about concepts we use every day?

Bought by KWMR and KSKQ


  • Added: Sep 01, 2014
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 2
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The Parisian lovelock selfie campaign that's no bridge to a tourist's heart. Also, Europe looks set to fail its target for measles vaccination. An...

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  • Added: Aug 31, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Wildleaks, the whistlebower platform for poaching, fights the ever increasing battle of wildlife crime. Our world's largest walnut forests are unde...

Bought by KMXT and XRAY.fm


  • Added: Aug 31, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 2
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Consumers may be surprised to learn that nanotechnology is being applied to foods and food related products without labeling, or a full safety revi...

  • Added: Aug 29, 2014
  • Length: 28:00
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Your daily 90-second dose of real science for real people -- see you in September! Extreme sun worshipping…worms angling for a bite...and musical s...

Bought by KSQM 91.5 FM


  • Added: Aug 28, 2014
  • Length: 33:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Audience members at Climate One, Credit: Ed Ritger,
The Red/Blue divide in American politics is really a rainbow of perspectives. And they are colored by who you are, where you live and what you beli...

  • Added: Aug 27, 2014
  • Length: 58:57
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What does it mean when a woman commits a crime and attributes her actions to PMS? We revisit the first use of the "PMS defense," in this country, b...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio and PRX Remix


  • Added: Aug 26, 2014
  • Length: 10:00
  • Purchases: 2
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90 second modules that celebrate the natural world and bring the wonder of nature into daily life.

  • Added: Aug 26, 2014
  • Length: 33:00
Caption: Artist's conception of New Horizons passing through the Pluto system., Credit: NASA/Thierry Lombry
New Horizons passed through the orbit of Neptune on August 25th. By cosmic coincidence, it was the 25th anniversary of Voyager 2’s flyby of that b...

  • Added: Aug 26, 2014
  • Length: 28:51
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Coral reefs are declining at an alarming rate. Local efforts in the Caribbean are in effect to try to save them; replanting coral using artificial ...

Bought by Raven Radio, WFIU, KMUD, KUOW, KMXT and more


  • Added: Aug 24, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 6
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The beverage industry spends billions of dollars each year convincing us that sugary beverages will make us “happy.” In reality, sugar-laden drink...

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  • Added: Aug 21, 2014
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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WTIP's Dick Swanson spoke with Dr. Miriam Tatzel, a psychologist at Empire State College in New York, about why true happiness involves personally ...

  • Added: Aug 21, 2014
  • Length: 18:47
Caption: Neela Banerjee
Even the most casual followers of energy policy have become aware of the controversy surrounding the massive expansion of fracking in this country ...

  • Added: Aug 20, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
Caption: The interior of the target chamber at the National Ignition Facility at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. The object entering from the left is the target positioner, on which a millimeter-scale target is mounted. Researchers recently used NIF to stu, Credit: Damien Jemison/LLNL
The most bizarre things happen to matter at pressures millions of times higher than what we feel on Earth’s surface. Physicist Rip Collins of the L...

Bought by WXAV 88.3FM


  • Added: Aug 19, 2014
  • Length: 28:51
  • Purchases: 1
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Renewable energy is rapidly shifting to a higher profile sector of the way Americans derive electricity and "green jobs" expert Van Jones offers hi...

  • Added: Aug 18, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
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Ebola - is now the best time to experiment with clinically untested drugs? Also, do Uganda's free adult male circumcisions help to fight HIV? And, ...

Bought by KUOW and KMXT


  • Added: Aug 18, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Getting engaged to climate change action. The United Nations will host an emergency Climate Summit in New York City to try to lay out a plan for ba...

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  • Added: Aug 17, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Yale Climate Connections
This batch of Climate Connections features stories about adapting to sea level rise in Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge; a science museum t...

Bought by KWMR, KMUD, WLPR, KACU, and Harford Community Radio


  • Added: Aug 13, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Using origami techniques to make real life Transformer robots.

  • Added: Aug 12, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
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Researchers are developing a technique to attack cancer cells with animal venoms.

  • Added: Aug 12, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
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Improving computers by making them think more like humans.

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  • Added: Aug 12, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Jonathan Trent
When life gives you lemons they say to make lemonade. And what if life gives you sewage released into an enclosed bay, what can you make? Certainly...

  • Added: Aug 12, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
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The Living Well Show presents Rebel WITH a Cause - Dr. Tyrone Hayes is a Harvard trained biologist that has courageously stuck to his research find...

  • Added: Aug 11, 2014
  • Length: 28:35
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Solar power isn't slapping a few panels on your roof, we're here to tell you, there's a science to it. Also, hackers in all networks, and the EU ki...

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  • Added: Aug 10, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 2