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Engineers have designed soft robots that can heal themselves from damage.

  • Added: Aug 18, 2017
  • Length: 01:00
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A new appreciation for our Sun is growing as we learn more about other suns and their families of planets.

Bought by WLPR, KKRN, and KUPR low power FM


  • Added: Aug 10, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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It probably won’t surprise you but boys and girls are not on a par with STEM programs: That’s the shorthand term for science, technology, engineeri...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Aug 02, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Most of us have heard the common wisdom that our happiness can affect our physical health--and now a team of researchers has confirmed it. Prof. Ed...

  • Added: Jul 26, 2017
  • Length: 16:33
Caption: Eos II, Credit: courtesy umnsvp.org
The U of MN Solar Vehicle Project has a long and successful history. WTIP's Dave TerSteeg chatted with this year's co-leaders of the project, stude...

  • Added: Jul 18, 2017
  • Length: 18:28
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Frustrated at the abysmal rate of adoption when seatbelts were introduced into cars in the 1960s, Jack Alpert quit his job as an automotive enginee...

Bought by KTRL


  • Added: Jul 18, 2017
  • Length: 28:29
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: A Moment of Science
Eye Protection During a Solar Eclipse

  • Added: Jul 17, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
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The Kepler Space Telescope has discovered more than 50 habitable Earth sized planets orbiting distant stars.

Bought by KENW, KUPR low power FM, WOUB, KKRN, and WLPR


  • Added: Jul 13, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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This week on The Rough Draft Diaries, you'll meet Kent Bekker, the Director of Conservation at the Toledo Zoo. Kent's local conservation work began...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Jun 30, 2017
  • Length: 06:30
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Jun 09, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
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Including an interview with Tiffany Wise-West, the Climate Action Coordinator for the City of Santa Cruz, talking about how the city is planning fo...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: May 30, 2017
  • Length: 54:01
  • Purchases: 1
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An Earth sized icy world has been discovered orbiting a small dim star.

Bought by KENW, KUPR low power FM, KRWG, and KKRN


  • Added: May 25, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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In this program, we hear from two high school students working on the issues of overpopulation and car pollution, both from Merit Academy in Santa ...

  • Added: May 24, 2017
  • Length: 54:02
Caption: A Moment of Science
Male Termites Pair Up When Females Are Scarce

  • Added: May 12, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
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California's AB 32 paved the way for a bold investment in alternative energy. SB 32 will up the ante, aiming to phase out fossil fuels by 2050. Wil...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2017
  • Length: 54:02
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Host Bob Kustra interviews Mary Ellen Hannibal about the tremendous impact of citizen scientists.

  • Added: Apr 14, 2017
  • Length: 30:30
Caption: Congressman Tim Ryan with Inner Explorer co-founder Laura Bakosh , Credit: Mark P. Urycki
Non-religious meditation appears to lower stress and behavioral problems. Gets support from Congressman Tim Ryan

  • Added: Mar 15, 2017
  • Length: 04:00
Caption: Solar eclipse, Credit: NASA
It’s coming! Will you be in the path of totality? Astronomers Without Borders President Mike Simmons says be there if you can. He also tells us ...

Bought by WJSU, Kansas Public Radio, KISU, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Mar 15, 2017
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 8
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Comet Johnson will be visible to humans before it starts its trip to the stars.

Bought by Radio Newark, KENW, KUPR low power FM, KKRN, KMXT and more


  • Added: Feb 09, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Gender stereotypes about extreme intelligence take hold in the early school years.

Bought by KSFR, WAMC, WLPR, Radio Baha'i, WLGI, and KENW


  • Added: Jan 28, 2017
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 5

  • Added: Jan 24, 2017
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Jan 24, 2017
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Jan 18, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
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Scientists discover a vertebrate brain circuit that triggers hunting, pouncing and biting.

Bought by KSFR, KENW, WLPR, and Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Jan 15, 2017
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 4

  • Added: Jan 07, 2017
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 5