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Interview with astrological consultant Jeff Harman. Also featured music from Music X-ray artists.

  • Added: Jul 25, 2016
  • Length: 59:30
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This week the fun and frivolity continues as we welcome astronomer Jim Ventura.

  • Added: Jul 17, 2016
  • Length: 59:57
Caption: Hans Walters and his wife, Martha Hiatt
Hans Walters talks to his wife, Martha Hiatt, about going from heavy metal frontman to shark researcher and supervisor at the New York Aquarium.

  • Added: Jul 11, 2016
  • Length: 02:43
Caption: Penny Lane, San Francisco, CA 7/9/16, Credit: Andrea Chase
Penny Lane talks conspiracies, manipulation, and the nature of reality.

  • Added: Jul 10, 2016
  • Length: 21:43
Caption: EIS Badge, Credit: CDC
As the Zika virus spreads throughout the Western Hemisphere, dozens of medical epidemiologists are following its course and developing strategies t...

  • Added: Jun 16, 2016
  • Length: 06:31
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This episode we are talking Radiation. Part of living on Earth is that we are all exposed to low levels of Radiation. We are made of it, we emit it...

  • Added: Jun 03, 2016
  • Length: 29:46
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Medicine in the movies! We had so much to discuss about the medicine in these movies, that we made this a two-part special. Up next is The Revenant...

  • Added: Jun 03, 2016
  • Length: 20:41
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Medicine in the Movies! This week we examine medical procedures in cinema.

  • Added: Jun 03, 2016
  • Length: 31:55
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The first "Second Opinion" Episode. In these episodes we shall dig a little deeper, define some medical terms and ask the experts. This episode we ...

  • Added: Jun 02, 2016
  • Length: 21:25
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This episode explores bites. The good and the bad, the Arachnid the Annelid, and the Diptera. How dangerous is the widow spider bite? Do we still u...

  • Added: Jun 02, 2016
  • Length: 36:39
Caption: The medical podcast for your cortex and your funny bone, Credit: Foolyboo Inc
Welcome to the first episode of This Won't Hurt A Bit. Mel Herbert, ER doc wakes up in the middle of the night to the harrowing sounds of a massive...

  • Added: Jun 02, 2016
  • Length: 26:55
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Why some popular singers express themselves with a bit of grit.

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


  • Added: May 25, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 3
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In the spring 2001, a large group of men set out from Mexico to cross the border into Arizona through some of the harshest desert terrain anywhere....

Bought by Moab Public Radio and XRAY.fm


  • Added: May 17, 2016
  • Length: 28:06
  • Purchases: 2
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Psychologist Jeffrey Zacks explains why people (even psychologists!) get so emotionally involved in movies.

Bought by WABE and PRX Remix


  • Added: Feb 25, 2016
  • Length: 12:00
  • Purchases: 2
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It's the sequel! Psychologist Jeff Zacks returns to explain how our eyes and brains make sense of continuous movie edits.

Bought by WABE and PRX Remix


  • Added: Feb 25, 2016
  • Length: 11:39
  • Purchases: 2
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An inspired fictional dramatic reading from D.B.Weiss's 'Lucky Wander Boy'. Employing specialised acoustic dynamics to create an overwhelming and b...

  • Added: Jan 27, 2016
  • Length: 15:58
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Animals are easy to love - most of them. But it takes a special breed of human to fall for one particular type animal.

  • Added: Jan 15, 2016
  • Length: 08:18
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Our guest this week on Art of the Song is the Grammy Award winning founder of Mannheim Steamroller, Chip Davis.

Bought by WRNC-LP


  • Added: Dec 14, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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A girl tries to finish her father's work. After 15 years, she has a breakthrough!

  • Added: Dec 02, 2015
  • Length: 02:49
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He developed a prevailing theory of gravity and labored over calculations concerning the end of the world, but had no use for women! Sir Isaac Newton

  • Added: Sep 23, 2015
  • Length: 02:52:14
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Over the last 150 years there is one subject which has caused much debate. That subject of course is evolution by natural selection. But what does ...

  • Added: Aug 23, 2015
  • Length: 15:38
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On November 24, 1859, "On the Origin of Species" was published. To say that it made a splash would be an understatement. It changed the world.

  • Added: Aug 22, 2015
  • Length: 17:59
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Darwin settled into a life as a naturalist. Whether he liked it or not, his views would find themselves on the world's stage.

  • Added: Aug 15, 2015
  • Length: 12:23
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On 12/27/1831, 22 year old Charles Darwin stood on the deck of the HMS Beagle to bid England farewell.

  • Added: Aug 11, 2015
  • Length: 13:39
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Had Charles Darwin not set foot upon the HMS Beagle the wonderful idea of evolution by natural selection might never have occurred to him.

  • Added: Aug 11, 2015
  • Length: 15:45