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Cosmic radiation, how Czech scientists want to detect it and why we should care. Ramping up cyber security and the trouble with telephones' sound q...

Bought by KMUD and KMXT


  • Added: Nov 09, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 2
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This round of CurrentCast features stories about migrating birds and drought; dam removal projects; water quality monitoring; and more.

Bought by KISU


  • Added: Nov 08, 2014
  • Length: 20:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Dr. Ralph Moss and Eric Merola, San Francisco, CA 9/11/14, Credit: Andrea Chase
Eric Merola and Dr. Ralph Moss talk deliberate misdirection, the relativity of statistics, and going for the gold.

  • Added: Nov 08, 2014
  • Length: 49:38
Caption: Gas mask exercise, Scott Field, Illinois.1942. , Credit: Library of Congress
Chemical weapons have played a chilling role in human history ever since World War I. As accounts of recent uses permeate the news, we decided to f...

  • Added: Nov 07, 2014
  • Length: 44:21
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Seasonal Affective Disorder is a type of depression triggered by shorter days and reduced light. Loyola University Medical Center psychiatrist talk...

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  • Added: Nov 06, 2014
  • Length: 12:56
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: NASA
Outer space is not far from you, it just takes a lot of energy to get there.

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  • Added: Nov 06, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
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A unique program allows students to discover and name asteroids.

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  • Added: Nov 06, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
Rob Manning discusses the challenges of constructing the Mars rover Curiosity.

Bought by WYAP, WRNC-LP, and KPVL


  • Added: Nov 05, 2014
  • Length: 27:12
  • Purchases: 3
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Radio Curious discusses earthquakes with John Dvorak, Ph.D., a geophysicist and author of “Earthquake Storms:  The Fascinating History and Volatile...

  • Added: Nov 04, 2014
  • Length: 29:01
Caption: Money Matters Award Winning Host Marc Cuniberti
For Wed 11 5 2014 Money Matters590 Meet OSHBOT the robot at as store near you. Minimum wage laws. robots and business costs are detailed. Good a...

  • Added: Nov 04, 2014
  • Length: 03:00
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Podcasting from The Old Oak Street Burial Ground in Grafton, MA, Piazza and I speak with author, Roberta Grimes, about her book “The Fun of Dying: ...

  • Added: Nov 04, 2014
  • Length: 52:54
Caption: David Rose
Those who are shaping the future have a pretty good idea of how it is going to look. One of those is David Rose. He’s an award winning entrepreneur...

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  • Added: Nov 04, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: First powered flight of SpaceShipTwo, Credit: Virgin Galactic
It was a terrible, tragic week for commercial space development. Historian and space policy analyst John Logsdon helps up understand the greater m...

Bought by WYAP and WXAV 88.3FM


  • Added: Nov 03, 2014
  • Length: 28:51
  • Purchases: 2
Caption:  National Footprint Accounts, 2011, Credit: Global Footprint Network
In this episode of World Ocean Radio host Peter Neill will explain the term “ecological debt” and will outline the work of the Global Footprint Net...

  • Added: Nov 03, 2014
  • Length: 05:30
Caption: Sounds Abound, Credit: Seth Shostak
The world abounds in sound. Now we know what the fuss is about. With computers we can analyze the song of birds (they give each other nicknames) ...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh, WYAP, Accessible Media Inc., and WRGY


  • Added: Nov 03, 2014
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 4
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A weekly news report about water and water issues around the globe.

  • Added: Nov 03, 2014
  • Length: 11:24
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This week, hosts Mark Masselli and Margaret Flinter speak with Dr. Martin Kohn, Chief Medical Scientist for Jointly Health, and recent Chief Medica...

Bought by WRIR


  • Added: Nov 03, 2014
  • Length: 30:01
  • Purchases: 1
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"Pushy North Americans" - is this what tech entrepreneurs in Europe need to learn? Can legislation to protect doctors from litigation encourage inn...

Bought by Radio Phoenix, KMUD, KUOW, and KMXT


  • Added: Nov 02, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 4
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Extreme weather threatens the future of our planet - from coffee in Brazil to strong links between violence in society and climate change. Locals t...

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


  • Added: Nov 02, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: DANCE music you can LISTEN to.
The best of what's new in Electronica, Deep House, Indie Dance/Nu Disco, Drum & Bass, House, Tech House, and Techno. Plus, Mongo Speaks!

  • Added: Nov 02, 2014
  • Length: 01:00:00
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This batch of Climate Connections features ecoroofs, smart grids, changing bird habitats, citizen science, and more.

Bought by KISU, KNAU, KWMR, WCBU, WNIJ and more


  • Added: Nov 01, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 10
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Brain scans reveal our political leanings.

  • Added: Nov 01, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
Caption: The practice of cheesemaking goes back many centuries in various cultures around the world. (A page from the 14th century Medieval handbook Taccuino Sanitatis from the Biblioteca Casanatense in Rome, Italy)
Central Europeans developed a dairying culture at least 4,000 years before they evolved the ability to digest milk.

  • Added: Nov 01, 2014
  • Length: 01:00
Caption: Joanna Ebenstein holding a taxidermy two-headed duckling at the Morbid Anatomy Museum in Gowanus, Brooklyn.
Joanna Ebenstein, founder of the Morbid Anatomy Museum, tells her father, Bob, about the childhood...

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  • Added: Oct 31, 2014
  • Length: 02:04
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Lisa McKenzie of the University of Colorado found higher rates of heart defects near wells in Colorado., Credit: Reid R. Frazier/The Allegheny Front
A debate is underway over how much evidence is 'enough' to make conclusions about fracking's health impacts.

  • Added: Oct 31, 2014
  • Length: 03:55