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This week, hosts Mark Masselli and Margaret Flinter speak with health industry analyst and writer, Dan Munro, author of the newly-released "Casino ...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KMRE-LP, and WJCU


  • Added: May 13, 2016
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Nigerian scientists based in the United States have developed a urine test for quick, painless diagnosis of Malaria. The government in Nigeria is u...

  • Added: May 13, 2016
  • Length: 03:31
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Could your feline friend be the cause of your illness? / Does learning a foreign language ward off dementia and other neurological diseases? / Span...

Bought by WMUU-LP, KMUD, WNMU-FM, KRZA, WXDU and more


  • Added: May 13, 2016
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 6
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Dr. Kelsi Singer shares some of the incredible discoveries that she and the NASA New Horizons team are making. We also discuss a contentious issue—...

  • Added: May 12, 2016
  • Length: 14:35
Caption: Residents of India, Israel confront water issues such as flooding, drought, pollution, and lack of access by the poor.
Scientists say most people on Earth will first experience climate change in terms of water — either too much or too little. This documentary explor...

Bought by WSKG, Vermont Public Radio, WCAI / WNAN, Iowa Public Radio, KAWC and more


  • Added: May 12, 2016
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 6
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Jupiter, the king of our solar system, has provided us with a place to stand and air to breathe.

Bought by WVBI-LP and KKRN


  • Added: May 12, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Fresh lunar craters tell us about objects which enter the Earth-Moon system.

Bought by KKRN


  • Added: May 12, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Genetic engineering will change not only biology but politics and economics as well. Planetary scientist Natalie Cabrol says Mars may hold the secr...

Bought by WMUU-LP


  • Added: May 11, 2016
  • Length: 57:53
  • Purchases: 1
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Apparently things are moving and shaking in Oklahoma, literally. In the past 8 years earthquakes in the “Sooner State” have increased from 2 a year...

Bought by 90.1 WFYI Public Radio


  • Added: May 11, 2016
  • Length: 29:40
  • Purchases: 1
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In this multilayered soundscape, the University of Pittsburgh's Sarah Ross explains the emerging neurobiology of itch, the least understood of our ...

Bought by WYAP, WTJU, and PRX Remix


  • Added: May 10, 2016
  • Length: 08:25
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: The North Carolina Botanical Garden collects seeds from as far away as Maryland for the Seeds of Success project., Credit: Liz Schlemmer
A small army of conservationists is traversing the nation's roadsides, pastures, and other natural areas. They're gathering seeds of native plants ...

  • Added: May 10, 2016
  • Length: 03:44
Caption: Ryan Condesa, Action Fellow, Alliance for Climate Education; Giana Amador, Research Analyst, Center for Carbon Removal; Luis Martinez, Student Activist, TEEM , Credit: Elese Moran
The American Academy of Pediatrics issued a statement saying children’s health will be disproportionately affected by climate. The California Paren...

Bought by KZYX


  • Added: May 10, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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One bat species’ big ears may generate lift during flight.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: May 10, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
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A neuroscientist finds that subconscious stereotypes can lead us to see hostility in friendly faces.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: May 10, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Episode topics: "Silver" divorce and urinary Incontinence.

Bought by WNMU-FM and WRIR


  • Added: May 10, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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An hour-long look at Breast Cancer -- its diagnosis, its treatment, its history as a public policy issue and its direct impact on patients.

  • Added: May 10, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Artist's rendering of SNC's Dream Chaser berthed with the International Space Station, Credit: Sierra Nevada Corporation
We’re back at Space Symposium for a conversation with SNC’s Mark Sirangelo, leader of that company’s effort to build the Dream Chaser. We’ll also ...

Bought by KMUD, KWMR, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, WMUU-LP, KMRE-LP and more


  • Added: May 09, 2016
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Science...in 90 seconds
Ninety-Second Science June 2016 episodes

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: May 09, 2016
  • Length: 32:58
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Science...in 90 seconds
The May 2016 assortment of miscellaneous stories from science and technology.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: May 09, 2016
  • Length: 33:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Shocking Ideas, Credit: Seth Shostak
Innovation in the use of electricity continues long after the days of Edison and Tesla. Find out why the invention of the blue LED was worthy of a...

Bought by WMUU-LP, RadioFreePalmer, WRIR, and WRGY


  • Added: May 09, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 4
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This week, hosts Mark Masselli and Margaret Flinter speak with Dr. Patrick Conway, Deputy Administrator and Chief Medical Officer at the Centers fo...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KMRE-LP, and WJCU


  • Added: May 09, 2016
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 3
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The “Beauty” and the “Beast.” That and other stories on H2O Radio’s weekly news report about water.

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, KKFI, and KRZA


  • Added: May 08, 2016
  • Length: 06:59
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: A vampire bat shares its blood meal with another bat. , Credit: Gerald Carter CC BY-SA 4.0
Vocal communication between vampire bats who know each other helps them survive when they don’t get enough to eat.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: May 07, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
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It's asparagus season in Germany, and we're going to take an in-depth look at the science surrounding the teutonic vegetable staple. We'll also mee...

Bought by WNMU-FM, WMUU-LP, KPIP-LP, KMUD, KRZA and more


  • Added: May 06, 2016
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Did you know that dietary supplements are not tested for safety or effectiveness before going to market? Join Food Sleuth Radio host and Registered...

  • Added: May 06, 2016
  • Length: 28:00