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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
Caption: White Matter Fiber Architecture, Credit: The Human Connectome Project
Pull our your compass, because researcher Deanna Barch is about to guide us through the Human Connectome Project.

  • Added: Mar 10, 2016
  • Length: 12:51
Caption: An alligator attacks a raccoon on a bait station in southwest Florida. , Credit: Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
Though mortal enemies, alligators and water birds team up against raccoons in the Florida Everglades.

Bought by KENW, WLPR, and WEZU


  • Added: Mar 05, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
Marco Cavaglia discussed gravitational waves and what they can tell us about the universe.

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


  • Added: Mar 02, 2016
  • Length: 26:35
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
Bee Wilson discusses how we learn to eat and whether we can change our approach to food.

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


  • Added: Feb 16, 2016
  • Length: 30:48
  • Purchases: 5
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Experiencing physics phenomena first-hand can boost students’ learning of the subject, and leads to changes in the brain.

Bought by KENW and WLPR


  • Added: Feb 16, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Robert Parker realized that his destiny in life was to help others and make the world a better place. Now, as a cancer research scientist, he refle...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Jan 25, 2016
  • Length: 04:41
  • Purchases: 1
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The discovery of four new short-lived elements may be bringing scientists closer to creating new heavy elements with staying power.

Bought by KENW and WLPR


  • Added: Jan 17, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
Dr. Hank Greely discussed the medical promises and perils of gene editing technology.

Bought by WYAP and KPIP-LP


  • Added: Dec 16, 2015
  • Length: 33:16
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
John Kelley discusses the mechanisms of the placebo effect and its role in medicine.

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


  • Added: Dec 03, 2015
  • Length: 28:45
  • Purchases: 3
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Learning to read and write rewired our brains in fascinating ways. But where and when did writing and language originate?

  • Added: Dec 02, 2015
  • Length: 18:38
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WorldCanvass discusses issues in global public health with 2015 University of Iowa International Impact Award winner Rebecca Arnold and colleagues ...

  • Added: Nov 19, 2015
  • Length: 24:09
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Peter Salovey and his colleagues share their insights regarding the history of emotional intelligence and the practical applications contributed by...

  • Added: Nov 16, 2015
  • Length: 12:32
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An educational app helps parents with math anxiety help their kids excel in the subject.

Bought by KENW and WLPR


  • Added: Oct 13, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
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A handheld navigation cube changes shape to guide users in the right direction.

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


  • Added: Sep 11, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 3
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This week we explore how hearing a certain song brings back memories of a particular time and place.

Bought by KRZA, WKCC, WOUB, KSKQ, KPVL and more


  • Added: Sep 02, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Oliver Sacks
On December 4, 1985 Studs sat down with famed neurologist and author Oliver Sacks. Although the interview was supposed to center on his newest publ...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio, WCAI / WNAN, KPIP-LP, KVNF, and KGNU


  • Added: Aug 31, 2015
  • Length: 01:22:29
  • Purchases: 5
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Is DNA the answer to our data storage limitations?

Bought by KENW, WABE, and WLPR


  • Added: Aug 15, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 3
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New research reveals a strange fact – a special type of neuron channel (HCN) makes us dumb. Hear about basic neuron mechanics and the supposed func...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jul 22, 2015
  • Length: 07:18
  • Purchases: 1
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A short episode about the things that hurt the learning process: why distractions are distracting and the conflict your brain encounters when given...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jul 03, 2015
  • Length: 06:55
  • Purchases: 1