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A small space rock streaks past our home planet.

  • Added: May 25, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
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An Earth sized icy world has been discovered orbiting a small dim star.

  • Added: May 25, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: Desert landscape, Credit: Kristina Young
An interview exploring ecological change over time, management actions to address current and future landscape changes, and human diversity in scie...

  • Added: May 25, 2017
  • Length: 17:58
Caption: Biological soil crust, Credit: Kristina Young
An interview about restoring the top few centimeters of soil on the Colorado Plateau with Dr. Matthew Bowker

  • Added: May 25, 2017
  • Length: 17:48
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This batch of CurrentCast features the mighty Mississippi, roadside ditches, the water footprint of biofuels, and more...

  • Added: May 24, 2017
  • Length: 20:00
Caption: Artist concept of Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner and the SpaceX Crew Dragon approaching the International Space Station., Credit: NASA
Astronauts may soon ride on US rockets and in US spaceships for the first time since the last Space Shuttle flight. Jon Cowart of NASA is working w...

Bought by WXAV 88.3FM


  • Added: May 24, 2017
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 1
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An African virus has been killing lots of blackbirds in Germany / A zoo in Prague has found an inventive way to finance itself / Is learning a fore...

Bought by WMUU-LP, KCHU, WNMU-FM, and KMXT


  • Added: May 23, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: James Nestor
In the late 20th century, a handful of scientists proved that aquatic mammals have advanced communication capabilities and a consciousness striking...

  • Added: May 23, 2017
  • Length: :00
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Did you know that eating certain foods can offer protection against Alzheimer’s Disease? Join Food Sleuth Radio host and Registered Dietitian, Meli...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: May 18, 2017
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Large potentially dangerous asteroids are still out there.

Bought by KKRN, KUPR low power FM, and WLPR


  • Added: May 18, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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About 16% of the Earth approaching asteroids larger than 600 feet in diameter have orbiting companions. How do we defend against such a complex obj...

Bought by KKRN, KUPR low power FM, and WLPR


  • Added: May 18, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Mark Plotkin, Credit: Courtesy Richie / Amazon Conservation Team
As we hurtle into the Sixth Age of Extinctions, we face the cataclysmic loss of half the world’s biological diversity. 80% of the remaining biodive...

  • Added: May 17, 2017
  • Length: 28:30
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As video games gain prominence, some game creators are turning to global issues, such as poverty alleviation, international diplomacy, and combatin...

  • Added: May 17, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: David Orr, Credit: Tim Porter
Climate is the trip wire for every other foundational ecological and biological system – as well as the basis for human civilization. As we face th...

  • Added: May 16, 2017
  • Length: 28:30
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This batch of Climate Connections features cities prepare for global warming, a simple trap kills mosquitoes without chemicals, Zika’s link to clim...

Bought by WORT, WSKG, WEMU, KRSC, Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting and more


  • Added: May 16, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 15
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Where in the world do earworms come from? And how do you get them out of your head… / Busting the myth of the most expensive violin around, the St...

Bought by WXDU, WYAP, WMUU-LP, WNMU-FM, and KMXT


  • Added: May 15, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 5
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What is the goal of a belief: to make you feel better, to make you successful, or to track the truth?

Bought by KRZA, WTJU, XRAY.fm, KMRE-LP, and WMUU-LP


  • Added: May 15, 2017
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 5

  • Added: May 12, 2017
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: May 12, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
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Did you know that water is our most important nutrient, and that our watersheds face risk from agricultural contaminants? Join Food Sleuth Radio h...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: May 11, 2017
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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What plant seeds will be left for interstellar travelers to take with them.

Bought by KUPR low power FM, KKRN, KTRT RADIO INC, and WLPR


  • Added: May 10, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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It is possible for a habitable planet to exist in a solar system with two suns.

Bought by KUPR low power FM, KKRN, KTRT RADIO INC, WLPR, and WOUB


  • Added: May 10, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Planetary scientist Bonnie Buratti's new book, Credit: Cambridge University Press
Veteran Jet Propulsion Lab planetary scientist Bonnie Buratti talks with Mat about the wonder of our solar neighborhood that she explores in Worlds...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KWMR, WTJU, WMUU-LP, KRZA and more


  • Added: May 09, 2017
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 8
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David Shaw is a science writer, guide, photographer, and wildlife biologist living near Fairbanks, Alaska. He joined WTIP's CJ Heithoff to talk abo...

  • Added: May 09, 2017
  • Length: 19:41
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For the fourth year running, the number of drug-related deaths in Germany has risen. The basis for the majority of these deaths is addiction, this ...

Bought by KRZA, KCHU, XRAY.fm, WMUU-LP, WNMU-FM and more


  • Added: May 08, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 6