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Did you know that corporate partnerships with Universities influence the information students are taught about genetic engineering? Join Food Sleut...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Nov 25, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Your daily 90-second dose of real science for real people! Instagram posts your state of mind along with your snaps…house plants suck up poisoned a...

Bought by KSKQ, WRST-FM Oshkosh, Radio Baha'i, WLGI, Tri States Public Radio, and KSQM 91.5 FM


  • Added: Nov 24, 2016
  • Length: 33:00
  • Purchases: 5
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As we approach the shortest days of the year, we take a longing look at the therapeutic aspects of daylight. One researcher found that light therap...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Nov 23, 2016
  • Length: 03:20
  • Purchases: 1
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Outside/In takes you on a journey to a 10-x10 plot and uncover the secrets you’d never know to find. This time, we look for signs of extraordinary ...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Nov 23, 2016
  • Length: 16:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Michael Keene is an author and historian.
The Erie Canal changed the world by connecting New York City and the Atlantic Ocean to the Great Lakes. But author and historian Michael Keene says...

Bought by WXXI, WRVO Public Media, WCPN, North Country Public Radio, WAMC and more


  • Added: Nov 23, 2016
  • Length: :56
  • Purchases: 6
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The powerful gene editing tool CRISPR is used for the first time on humans. New breakthroughs in gene editing technology will make it possible to c...

  • Added: Nov 22, 2016
  • Length: 57:52
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We move in a noisy world. Hear biomechanics professor Alaa Ahmed describe motor learning through modeling and commands. In this light, elite athlet...

  • Added: Nov 22, 2016
  • Length: 12:16
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With Thanksgiving around the corner, now's a natural time for parents, grandparents and teachers to encourage gratitude in kids. Dr. Giacomo Bono, ...

  • Added: Nov 22, 2016
  • Length: 18:00
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90 second modules that celebrate the natural world and bring the wonder of nature into daily life.

Bought by WRIR, KMUN, KCBX, and Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Nov 22, 2016
  • Length: 33:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: “Mars” is the new docudrama miniseries airing on the National Geographic Channel, Credit: National Geographic Channel
The National Geographic Channel’s “Mars” miniseries has begun. Mat Kaplan attended a kickoff for the ambitious docudrama last summer. You’ll hear ...

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


  • Added: Nov 21, 2016
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Bearded seal, Erignathus barbatus, Alaskan Arctic  , Credit: Marine Bio | Sharing The Wonders of the Ocean
This week we continue the Earth Optimism Series, a 24-episode project in partnership with the Smithsonian Institution's Ocean Portal, to address oc...

  • Added: Nov 21, 2016
  • Length: 05:20
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Episode topics: Naturopathic medicine and holiday depression.

Bought by WNMU-FM and WRIR


  • Added: Nov 21, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Weather Vain, Credit: Seth Shostak
History is replete with attempts to control the weather, but we’d settle for an accurate, seven-day forecast. Find out how sophisticated technolog...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh, KMRE-LP, WMUU-LP, XRAY.fm, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Nov 21, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
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The price of a wine arbitrarily influences how pleasurable it is to drink.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Nov 20, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Getting the Lead Out Is Still a Problem. That and other stories on H2O Radio’s weekly news report about water.

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


  • Added: Nov 20, 2016
  • Length: 07:06
  • Purchases: 3
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Neuroscientists are looking for the roots of musician’s dystonia, a condition similar to writer’s cramp.

Bought by WLPR and Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Nov 20, 2016
  • Length: :59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Dave Ripka with two of his favorite stuffed animals, Credit: Deanna Kay
EVEN WITH THE RISE OF ONLINE DATING WEBSITES AND WAYS TO CONNECT, THERE IS STILL A LARGE DEMOGRAPHIC THAT THEY HAVE YET TO HELP. FROM GLEN BURNIE,...

  • Added: Nov 19, 2016
  • Length: 05:16
Caption: Science...in 90 seconds
This is the final release of the "Ninety Second Science" series. It contains an extra two episodes. Please note that the very last episode is ident...

Bought by KMXT and WLPR


  • Added: Nov 19, 2016
  • Length: 35:59
  • Purchases: 2
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An Orbital Path episode all about... an orbital path! Planet 9's, to be exact. The replacement for Pluto as our solar system's ninth planet is out ...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh and PRX Remix


  • Added: Nov 18, 2016
  • Length: 16:23
  • Purchases: 2
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Can what you eat during pregnancy harm your baby for life? / Tour Germany’s first HIV research center / / Are driverless cars the way of the future...

Bought by WMUU-LP, WNMU-FM, KMUD, KRZA, and KMXT


  • Added: Nov 18, 2016
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 5
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Host Bob Kustra interviews Sy Montgomery about her book “The Soul of an Octopus, A Surprising Exploration into the Wonder of Consciousness.”

  • Added: Nov 18, 2016
  • Length: 30:00
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For alpinist Ben Clark, scaling the world’s toughest mountains is a source of pride and peace; for his mom and dad it is a source of constant worry...

Bought by KUT


  • Added: Nov 18, 2016
  • Length: 56:30
  • Purchases: 1
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The Children's Hour crew discovers how scientists know the age of the earth

  • Added: Nov 18, 2016
  • Length: 36:13
Caption: Ruth Whippman
Lauren's guests this week are Ruth Whippman, author of "America the Anxious. How The Pursuit Of Happiness Is Making Us A Nation of Nervous Wrecks";...

Bought by WRIR, KWMR, KSJD, and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Nov 17, 2016
  • Length: 53:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Deer weren't always common along the North Shore of Lake Superior. With the increase in their population, the plants that make our landscape so app...

  • Added: Nov 17, 2016
  • Length: 07:17