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Cosmic radiation, how Czech scientists want to detect it and why we should care. Ramping up cyber security and the trouble with telephones' sound q...

Bought by KMUD and KMXT


  • Added: Nov 09, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 2
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"Pushy North Americans" - is this what tech entrepreneurs in Europe need to learn? Can legislation to protect doctors from litigation encourage inn...

Bought by KVSC, Radio Phoenix, KMUD, KUOW, and KMXT


  • Added: Nov 02, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 5
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Natural specimens stored for hundreds of years. Code Against Cancer, would you read it? follow it? And 'Art or Not?' - privacy and identity online...

Bought by Radio Phoenix, KMUD, and KMXT


  • Added: Oct 26, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Polio is on the rise where it was once eradicated. So what's happening with vaccines? And why diseases can re-emerge. Also, are journalist's too ho...

Bought by WYAP, KMUD, KMXT, KVSC, and Radio Phoenix


  • Added: Oct 19, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Around 10 percent of world’s cotton comes from Africa. However, most of this cotton is now taken to Asia for further manufacturing. Is Africa's tex...

  • Added: Oct 12, 2014
  • Length: 03:37
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Will technology end the use for translators? Creating computer games that engage personal stories rather than guns. Self-confessed "selfie addict" ...

Bought by KMUD, KUOW, KMXT, Radio Phoenix, and RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Oct 12, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 5
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Students building a satellite to predict earthquakes. India's unstoppable space ambition. And, Prof. Fouchier details the challenges of influenza r...

Bought by KMUD, KMXT, and RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Oct 05, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Hope for success-human trials on Ebola vaccines begin. Powerful pee-will your toilet be able to power your home? And does wearable tech help you be...

Bought by KMUD, RadioFreePalmer, and KMXT


  • Added: Sep 28, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Chemical weapons is a messy disposal business. And lessons we've learned from influenza in the fight against Ebola and other infectious diseases. P...

Bought by Radio Phoenix, KMUD, KUOW, and KMXT


  • Added: Sep 21, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Internet-addiction is a real problem. Danny from the UK recently became the world’s first self-confessed ‘selfie addict.’ He helps others cope with...

Bought by WAMC, Delmarva Public Radio, Accessible Media Inc., and KUOW


  • Added: Sep 14, 2014
  • Length: 05:49
  • Purchases: 4
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DNA fingerprinting 30 years after Sir Alec Jeffreys' discovery and we explore a case study in DNA forensic science. Ashya King's battle for proton ...

Bought by KUOW and KMXT


  • Added: Sep 14, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Electronic Cigarettes , Pipes and Cigars are fast becoming an alternative to traditional tobacco smoking. It has even caused the introduction of a...

  • Added: Aug 26, 2014
  • Length: 13:16
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Pia in Argentina has helped create an open-source tool that allows people to debate political issues and voice their opinions on their mobile phone...

Bought by Accessible Media Inc., KZYX, and Delmarva Public Radio


  • Added: Aug 01, 2014
  • Length: 05:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Cement production is an energy and emission-intensive business. But Ohorongo cement factory in Namibia has made use of the latest technology to pro...

  • Added: Jul 13, 2014
  • Length: 04:36
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