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How do you contain a virus? And what if the antivirals are duds? The US says producing drugs in Asia is a compromise. Plus, Berlin gets its own “do...

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  • Added: Mar 30, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
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The wiperless windshield… The what?? We also investigate Europe's public transport challenge and how to maximize the best in open data. plus, we ch...

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  • Added: Mar 22, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 1
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On Spectrum this week from Deutsche Welle... - Detecting the malaria mutation gene - You and the robots - Deep listening with the CTBTO - T...

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  • Added: Mar 09, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Winter storms batter the US, floodwaters ravage Britain and locusts swarm crop fields in Madagascar. Who is going to pay as extreme weather smashes...

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  • Added: Feb 23, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
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What is the Digital Single Market in Europe? Sounds boring, right? Think again.

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  • Added: Feb 17, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Was it right to kill Marius the giraffe? UK floods trigger political backlash and a bureaucratic threat to alternative energy. Host Saroja Coelho

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  • Added: Feb 17, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
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Caption: Richard Feynman
Nobel Prize winner Richard Feynman is remembered for fathering quantum electrodynamics and his work building the first atom bomb. But while his rog...

  • Added: Jul 30, 2013
  • Length: 11:04
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Forget about point-of-sale displays. What if you could get people talking about your products right before they are ready to buy? Takuro Yoshida, C...

  • Added: Jun 13, 2013
  • Length: 43:00
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An investigation into the stuff that makes anything digital actually possible: rare earth minerals. Host Benjamen Walker uncovers the dark story be...

Bought by KALW, KVMR, KUT, and WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: Apr 11, 2013
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 4
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Reporter Britta Conroy-Randall took a trip with blind advocate Romeo Edmead to find out how easy to is for him to get around town.

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  • Added: Mar 20, 2013
  • Length: 05:42
  • Purchases: 1
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Life is everywhere and we have a tough time killing it when sending our spacecraft off to Mars. However, in the lab, life is elusive. We look at th...

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  • Added: Aug 26, 2012
  • Length: 15:03
  • Purchases: 1
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How small and how large can life be? Hear scientists consider various answers to these questions and even attempt to convince you that life can be ...

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  • Added: Jul 19, 2012
  • Length: 10:49
  • Purchases: 1
From: Bishop Sand
Series: Sift
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What is life? In the first installment of our "origin of life" topic, hear various attempts to define life and ponder the life of the internet.

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  • Added: Jul 09, 2012
  • Length: 14:59
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Bestselling author Joel Garreau shows in his book, Radical Evolution, that we are at a turning point in history. At this moment we are engineering...

  • Added: Nov 16, 2011
  • Length: 28:58
Caption: The Stairs hydroelectric dam in Big Cottonwood Canyon, one of the oldest sources of electricity for Salt Lake City., Credit: Ross Chambless
Do you know where your electricity comes from?

  • Added: Sep 21, 2011
  • Length: 06:12
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We dive into the Schrödinger's Cat paradox and ask what it reveals about the nature of quantum mechanics and physics in general.

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  • Added: Jul 08, 2011
  • Length: 09:48
  • Purchases: 1
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Sustainable Design for the Future, from IEEE Spectrum Magazine and the National Science Foundation. Sustainable planning – of buildings and communi...

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  • Added: Mar 24, 2011
  • Length: 59:00
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Caption: Shutdown screen at Cern, Credit: Andy Duckworth
As the Large Hadron Collider goes into hibernation for the winter, producer Andy Duckworth visits the Atlas experiment at Cern, Geneva, to ask, wil...

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  • Added: Jan 21, 2011
  • Length: 24:18
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: An Iraqi holds up his non-functioning phone., Credit: Associated Press
From Signal Interrupted, on April 30, 2010. War News Radio reports on a new device that's interrupting communications in Iraq.

  • Added: Apr 30, 2010
  • Length: 06:31
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Just in time for the global climate summit in Copenhagen and the debate on a climate and energy bill in Washington, this half hour special from Hig...

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  • Added: Nov 22, 2009
  • Length: 29:00
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Caption: Jasmyn Belcher and Ryan Morden, about to enter the Nine Mile Point Nuclear facility in Oswego, NY
Not many people get the chance to explore a nuclear power plant...but we did, and we lived to tell about it.

  • Added: Sep 30, 2009
  • Length: 06:44
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One Hour Radio Special presented by The National Science Foundation and IEEE Spectrum Radio exploring emerging global water issues.

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  • Added: Jul 28, 2009
  • Length: 58:52
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When severe weather strikes, like last winter's ice storm, Kentuckians rely on portable generators for power. But dozens of people die every year f...

  • Added: Apr 28, 2009
  • Length: 04:51
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Whether they're prompted by ice storms in Kentucky or hurricanes along the Gulf Coast, during electrical outages, many Americans turn to portable g...

  • Added: Apr 27, 2009
  • Length: 04:51
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Global hunger - can the world handle the hungry population? Experts suggest various ways to feed more than 6-billion people every day.

  • Added: Dec 03, 2008
  • Length: 29:00