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Claudette Irere is the general manager of kLab. knowledge Lab is a unique open technology hub in Kigali where students, fresh graduates, entreprene...

Bought by WAMC


  • Added: Jan 18, 2016
  • Length: 05:57
  • Purchases: 1
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Why are researchers failing to report the number of animals used in studies? Living a life of deception - pedophilia. We remember the futurist arti...

Bought by WMUU-LP, KPIP-LP, Troy Public Radio, KZYX, KRZA and more


  • Added: Jan 17, 2016
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 6
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A new digital technology is helping to transform cemeteries. Simple headstones are being fitted with chips to ensure the memory of the deceased is ...

Bought by WABE


  • Added: Jan 04, 2016
  • Length: 02:57
  • Purchases: 1
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A big trend for 2016 is digital security - especially for smartphones and businesses. Report by Kate Hairsine, DW Digital Europe Correspondent

  • Added: Dec 28, 2015
  • Length: 07:22
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Donating online at the end of the year is when most people give money to charities. Many of us have considered donating to charity online, but a lo...

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: Dec 19, 2015
  • Length: 07:36
  • Purchases: 1
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Swedes don't like cash, they prefer card and mobile payments. The country is on its way to becoming a cashless society. We explore the pros and con...

  • Added: Dec 15, 2015
  • Length: 05:37
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The car ridingsharing app Über has just launched a taxi sharing called Über Pool. The idea is that the Über app matches two passengers going in the...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Dec 07, 2015
  • Length: 04:19
  • Purchases: 1
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Encryption technologies are under fire as political leaders worldwide say they've helped enable terrorists to plan attacks in Paris. So where's the...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Nov 20, 2015
  • Length: 06:22
  • Purchases: 1
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Students in Uganda are developing a breast cancer detection app. Report by Grit Hoffmann

Bought by Accessible Media Inc.


  • Added: Nov 13, 2015
  • Length: 03:05
  • Purchases: 1
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E-bikes are just for old and or unfit people? Well, think again. There's more to electric two-wheel vehicles than you may think. DW gives an overvi...

  • Added: Nov 13, 2015
  • Length: 06:07
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EU regulations for net neutrality - making the internet equal to all. Presented by Gudrun Heise

  • Added: Nov 02, 2015
  • Length: 05:36
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Urban transportation is being redefined through e-skateboards, e-unicycles and, yes, hoverboards - with some weird and wacky gadgets in between. DW...

  • Added: Oct 26, 2015
  • Length: 05:11
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Forests in Europe are teeming with mushrooms in autumn. Time to go foraging. But how do we know which ones are edible? There are apps for that - bu...

  • Added: Oct 19, 2015
  • Length: 05:54
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Recent landmark legal win against Facebook has enormous ramifications for American companies operating in the EU. Facebook tried and failed to sto...

Bought by Accessible Media Inc. and KPIP-LP


  • Added: Oct 12, 2015
  • Length: 05:40
  • Purchases: 2
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How easy it is to cheat at chess? The game of chess has increasingly been dogged by cheating scandals. The latest, involving an Italian player who...

  • Added: Oct 05, 2015
  • Length: 04:17
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It seems that Europeans are pretty lazy when it comes to recycling electronical waste, with majority of it not ending up where it should. Presented...

Bought by Accessible Media Inc. and Radio Newark


  • Added: Aug 31, 2015
  • Length: 05:07
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: The SPLT Fares Team, Credit: SPLT
The Bonfires of Social Enterprise with Romy Gingras of Gingras Global visits Ford Field in Detroit, the home of mentorship technology program, Tech...

  • Added: Jul 28, 2015
  • Length: 29:44
Caption: Marylouisa Cantu (left) with her case worker Lucretia Cox (center) and mother Star Tafolla, Credit: Bram Sable-Smith
Almost 17 percent of the babies born here in Dunklin County are born premature. According to data from the World Health Organization, if this were ...

  • Added: Jun 03, 2015
  • Length: 06:10
Caption: Dr. Ray Rajotte, Scientific Director at the Alberta Diabetes Institute.
Edmonton, Alberta isn’t the place you’d necessarily expect to be making breakthrough medical advances. But that’s just what has been happening in t...

  • Added: Jun 05, 2014
  • Length: 04:00
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The most common element in all accidents is the human element. In the quest to eliminate driver error and make our roads safer, we’ve been searchin...

  • Added: Jun 05, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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Believe it or not, electric vehicles used to be more popular than gasoline engines. The first practical electric car in 1884, and for decades many ...

  • Added: Jun 05, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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Imagine waiting to catch a train. You show up at the station and wait for the familiar clanking of wheels and squealing of brakes. This time, howev...

  • Added: Jun 05, 2014
  • Length: 02:00
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By the middle of the 20th century electromagnets were common and engineers had begun experimenting with using them to levitate vehicles, including...

  • Added: May 15, 2014
  • Length: 02:00