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Ever hear of forest bathing? It's an idea that comes from Japan, of literally immersing yourself in nature to improve your mental and physical heal...

  • Added: Jul 19, 2016
  • Length: 19:57
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With gamma ray eyes one half of your sky would be dominated by two huge bubbles coming from the center of the Milky Way.

Bought by KKRN


  • Added: Jul 14, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Happiness [is an inside job]...
Purpose-driven and consciously prepared brain food from the beaches of Malibu, California. Join us on this week’s show focusing on the science of h...

  • Added: Jul 08, 2016
  • Length: 49:28
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It's one thing to not eat toxins, it's another to keep them out of your clothes. Learn about how companies like Puma and Adidas have committed to d...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2016
  • Length: 02:28
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You may have heard the acronym but what on earth are GMOs, exactly?

  • Added: Jul 05, 2016
  • Length: 01:46
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Detox your shopping - is there an app for that? If you are trying to shop ethically it’s confusing and hard to keep up. Smartphone apps Ethical Bar...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2016
  • Length: 12:27
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JP Davidson sorts through apps designed to help you shop ethically. What GMO means and why you don't want it in your food. Manufacturers agree to g...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2016
  • Length: 20:03
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Mark Floegel walks us through the basics of setting up a compost bin, the best way to recycle organic matter.

  • Added: Jul 05, 2016
  • Length: 02:04
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Programs in the US & Canada are recycling medicines, which keeps them out of the water table and landfills and puts them into the hands of those wh...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2016
  • Length: 02:48
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A creative solution to keeping plastics out of the ocean: hire a guy with falcons. Emily Wilson reports on how the San Francisco dump uses falcons ...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2016
  • Length: 07:58
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Keeping plastic out of the ocean can begin at the dump. Recycling medicines is a win-win, but it's pretty rare. And composting 101.

  • Added: Jul 05, 2016
  • Length: 16:29
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Keith Stewart describes tailings ponds, a deadly byproduct of the tar sands exploration of Northern Alberta.

  • Added: Jul 05, 2016
  • Length: :48
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Wasting water? Is it your long showers or something else? Shirley Camia explores who is emptying Canada's lakes.Your long shower is nothing compare...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2016
  • Length: 10:40
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You may take long showers but you are not the big water waster...find out who is. A “Tailings Pond” is a dead lake. Who killed it? Tricky convos: W...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2016
  • Length: 22:45
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Watching out for "squalene" in your food and beauty products.

  • Added: Jul 04, 2016
  • Length: 01:46
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Melina Laboucan Massimo talks about the site she set up to honour & celebrate indigenous women who have been murdered.

  • Added: Jul 04, 2016
  • Length: 03:53
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The enormous implications of deep sea mining. Kasia Gladki looks at mining the ocean and an oceanographer talks about the effect of this on marine ...

  • Added: Jul 04, 2016
  • Length: 09:42
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The enormous implications of mining the floor of the deep sea. It's starting. It's called "squalene" and is in lots of beauty products. It's usuall...

  • Added: Jul 04, 2016
  • Length: 18:27
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Neuroscientist Eric Herzog shares the importance of increasing diversity in his field and his efforts to encourage local students.

Bought by KVSC


  • Added: Jun 01, 2016
  • Length: 14:39
  • Purchases: 1
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The world's spacefaring community is preparing to build a village on our moon.

Bought by KKRN


  • Added: May 19, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
We are all born curious and a healthy sense of curiosity can benefit a person in many ways. However, modern technology threatens human curiosity. T...

Bought by KPIP-LP, WMUU-LP, and KMRE-LP


  • Added: Apr 19, 2016
  • Length: 22:55
  • Purchases: 3
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Last week we heard from the Courtney brothers who gave us some great options for our next interview on The Rough Draft Diaries, but before we carry...

  • Added: Mar 21, 2016
  • Length: 06:16
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Detox - getting toxins out of your life, your home. It's pretty darn hard because chemicals are being invented at a rate of thousands a year and fr...

  • Added: Mar 17, 2016
  • Length: 05:28
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
Dr. Brenda Wilson discusses the origin of the Zika virus, its connection to microcephaly, and what is being done to stop its spread.

Bought by KPIP-LP, Moab Public Radio, WMUU-LP, WYAP, and KMRE-LP


  • Added: Mar 15, 2016
  • Length: 29:28
  • Purchases: 5
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David Holtzman, professor and chairman of the neurology department at the Washington University School of Medicine, explores Alzheimer's disease an...

Bought by WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: Mar 10, 2016
  • Length: 11:09
  • Purchases: 1