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In 2013, Neil Hayward was depressed. He had just left the biotech company he helped start, and he was getting over the end of a very serious relati...

  • Added: Jan 16, 2017
  • Length: 13:53
Caption: GetPublished! Radio Host Gerald Everett Jones, Credit: La Puerta Productions
Here's Gerald's audio book review of BMW 5-Series M Car by Robert P. Hall

  • Added: Jan 15, 2017
  • Length: 03:07
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2016 was a year of triumphs and defeats that challenged our assumptions and made us think about things in new ways.

Bought by KSKQ, KRZA, KTSW 89.9, WMUU-LP, XRAY.fm and more


  • Added: Jan 09, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 6
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We improve our movements. This is called motor learning and it is a very subconscious activity. Hear about the subconscious subverting the consciou...

  • Added: Jan 05, 2017
  • Length: 15:54

  • Added: Dec 29, 2016
  • Length: 49:30
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In this encore edition, we escape the political madness with a quick camping trip to the beach where we interview local surfers and long-distance b...

  • Added: Dec 29, 2016
  • Length: 01:59:55
Caption: ANGELICA A. MORRISON / A used water bottle floats in a creek in the Great Lakes watershed. , Credit: ANGELICA A. MORRISON
The Alliance for the Great Lakes and its volunteers address the issue of plastic pollution along the Great Lakes basin. This year they've collected...

Bought by WSKG, WCMU, North Country Public Radio, WAMC, WCPN and more


  • Added: Dec 13, 2016
  • Length: 01:36
  • Purchases: 7
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Sam won’t tell you this, but he’s a really great athlete. He has another secret, too. There’s this photo of him leading a ski race, and it’s plaste...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Dec 08, 2016
  • Length: 17:19
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Chinook salmon eggs are about the size of a pea, but the fish inside can grow up to 40 pounds in its short lifespan., Credit: Veronica Volk
The big, strong Chinook salmon is a favorite of anglers on the Great Lakes. But New York and Michigan are reducing the number of Chinook stocked in...

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


  • Added: Dec 02, 2016
  • Length: 03:20
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Patrick Hruby
As you digest your Thanksgiving feast this Thursday and settle in to watch some football with the family, keep in mind that your down time comes wi...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio and 90.1 WFYI Public Radio


  • Added: Nov 22, 2016
  • Length: 29:30
  • Purchases: 2
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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
Caption: Yvon Chouinard, founder, Patagonia
Yvon Chouinard is a legendary climber, surfer and environmentalist. He is also the reluctant entrepreneur who founded Patagonia, Inc., one of the m...

  • Added: Nov 21, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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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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Jim Gallagher talks with expert paddler and wilderness guide Sue Plankis about her wooden canoes, Canadian style paddling, and some upcoming wilder...

  • Added: Nov 17, 2016
  • Length: 10:44
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This week's hour long radio episode takes you from the finish line of the Boston Marathon, to the trails that snake through the White Mountains, an...

Bought by KUT


  • Added: Nov 15, 2016
  • Length: 56:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Audio stories about what happens when people play sports only for themselves. These are the weekend warriors, the beer leaguers and the rec team al...

  • Added: Nov 04, 2016
  • Length: 01:48:03
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Two stories about people fighting and overcoming tough odds: First, the tale of Tony Bosco, who camped in the woods around Rutgers University for m...

Bought by KUT


  • Added: Nov 03, 2016
  • Length: 56:28
  • Purchases: 1
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If you dip your toe into the running world, you'll notice a variety of claims about efficiency and speed from coaches and athletes. Surprisingly, w...

  • Added: Nov 02, 2016
  • Length: 07:39
Caption: Sounds Jewish, Credit: Mississippi Public Broadcasting
The fall Jewish holidays may be over, but the secular calendar sure is keeping us busy. Tune in to the next “Sounds Jewish” for music and comedy re...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Oct 28, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Jim Gallagher talks with Brainerd resident Barry Christenson about the Minnesota Wooden Canoe Heritage Association and his fleet of vintage wooden...

  • Added: Oct 28, 2016
  • Length: 11:13
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The rise and fall of the Keene Pumpkin Festival, a quaint New England tradition that took a dark turn when riots broke out in 2014. Plus, the calme...

Bought by KUT


  • Added: Oct 28, 2016
  • Length: 56:27
  • Purchases: 1
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In 2015 about 2,700 of the 50,000 people who applied will receive a moose permit in Maine and if you’re one of the lucky ones who has waited 20 yea...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Oct 21, 2016
  • Length: 14:35
  • Purchases: 1
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This is Eat The Invaders - our occasional segment where we take a bite out of invasive species populations. On the menu today, one of the scariest,...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Oct 21, 2016
  • Length: 16:07
  • Purchases: 1
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Filmmaker J.R. Biersmith and promoter Tyler Ferguson talk with Michael Glab about making a documentary telling the stories of Somali soccer players...

  • Added: Oct 20, 2016
  • Length: 09:44
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Running hasn't always been popular and neither has its research. A small group of biomechanists rethought the way we use our bodies to run and it's...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio and PRX Remix


  • Added: Oct 20, 2016
  • Length: 09:55
  • Purchases: 2