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A weekly news report about water and water issues around the globe.

  • Added: Feb 23, 2015
  • Length: 06:27
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STEM stands for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. And discussions about expanding educational and career opportunities in STEM fi...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh, KUOW, and PRX Remix


  • Added: Feb 23, 2015
  • Length: 05:30
  • Purchases: 3
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Tech fears Uber Europe, and Polish Enigma code crackers-breaking the Nazi Enigma machine, the greatest encryption device of its time. Also, Europea...

Bought by KMUD, KUOW, and KMXT


  • Added: Feb 22, 2015
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Lemurs threatened by pet ownership in addition to environment destruction. Uncovering ancient civilizations in the Amazon using drones, and what h...

Bought by Raven Radio, WFIU, KUOW, WOUB, and KMXT


  • Added: Feb 22, 2015
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Debbie Davis, Office of Planning and Research, State of California , Credit: Ed Ritger
Climate disruption is changing weather around the world. Parts of America are seeing fierce droughts and then punishing storms and flooding. Scient...

  • Added: Feb 22, 2015
  • Length: 58:56
Caption: A female western bluebird outside a nest cavity. , Credit: Copyright Alex Badyaev
Bluebird mothers control their sons’ ability to compete for habitat in post-fire habitat.

Bought by WLPR and KMXT


  • Added: Feb 21, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Observations from telescopes around the world are required to determine the path of Earth approaching objects.

Bought by KMXT, WYAP, and KENW


  • Added: Feb 19, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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A seemingly unknown potentially hazardous asteroid is found to be an asteroid discovered 12 years ago.

Bought by KMXT and KENW


  • Added: Feb 19, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
Dr. Timothy Gay discusses the physics of football.

Bought by KPVL


  • Added: Feb 18, 2015
  • Length: 37:56
  • Purchases: 1
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This week, Mark and Margaret speak with John Nosta, founder and president of NostaLab, a digital health think tank. Mr. Nosta, is also a member of ...

Bought by WJCU and KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio


  • Added: Feb 18, 2015
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Anne Petermann
Unspun sits down with Anne Petermann, Ex. Dir. of the Global Justice Ecology Project. Long time forest protection and indigenous rights activist. ...

  • Added: Feb 17, 2015
  • Length: 58:52
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Beach advisories due to high bacteria levels are caused by several factors. In this interview with producer Martha Marnocha of WTIP North Shore Com...

  • Added: Feb 17, 2015
  • Length: 07:31
Caption: Orbital image of what is believed to be the Beagle 2 lander on surface of Mars., Credit: HiRISE/NASA/JPL/Parker/Leicester
The Beagle 2 Mars lander disappeared after it separated from the Mars Express orbiter on Christmas Day, 2003. Eleven years later, it has been foun...

Bought by KMUD, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, WXAV 88.3FM, KWMR, and KFCF FM


  • Added: Feb 16, 2015
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 5
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• When responding to a disaster, can too much help do more harm than good? • Could buildings harvest electricity from people walking inside? • Un...

Bought by KZYX, Tri States Public Radio, WKCC, WVTF, Troy Public Radio and more


  • Added: Feb 16, 2015
  • Length: 50:00
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Exotic state of matter known as quantum spin Hall effect shown here by red crossing lines that traverse the band gap of the discovered material and conduct electricity only at its edges., Credit: Credit: Qian et. al.
Materials with novel electrical properties discovered using XSEDE computational resources Stampede and Lonestar supercomputers of TACC.

  • Added: Feb 16, 2015
  • Length: 07:35
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A smartphone app allows citizen scientists to track litter that makes its way into our waterways.

Bought by KMXT and WLPR


  • Added: Feb 16, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Is it time to actively signal civilizations that might exist beyond earth?

Bought by KMXT and WLPR


  • Added: Feb 16, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Scientists define environmental limits within which humanity can continue to thrive on earth.

Bought by KMXT and WLPR


  • Added: Feb 16, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Middle income countries with underdeveloped waste-management infrastructures contribute disproportionately to plastic debris that ends up in the oc...

Bought by KMXT and WLPR


  • Added: Feb 16, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Researchers are imaging the brain’s microglial cells to get a better handle on the causes of chronic pain.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Feb 16, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
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According to some experts, the internet would be more efficient if data was labeled by its content rather than its location on a server.

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Feb 16, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
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A weekly news report about water and water issues around the globe.

  • Added: Feb 16, 2015
  • Length: 06:35
Caption: Sesquicentennial Science, Credit: Seth Shostak
We travel to the University of Notre Dame to celebrate the 150th anniversary of its College of Science, and learn how the modern hunt for planets a...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh, KSKQ, KRPS, WRIR, WRGY and more


  • Added: Feb 16, 2015
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Why a decline in Ebola patients hinders vaccines research. Swine flu hits India with its worst outbreak. Kids in Europe making 'apps for good' for ...

Bought by WXDU, KMUD, KUOW, and KMXT


  • Added: Feb 15, 2015
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Innovative ways to combat drought in India, Malawians adopt climate-smart agricultural practices, Paris puts a ban on diesel cars, and rituals help...

Bought by WFIU, KUOW, KMXT, and WOUB


  • Added: Feb 15, 2015
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 4