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The North Atlantic Right Whale is highly endangered, but identifying individuals is a labor of love. A new software can now make researchers' work ...

  • Added: Jan 22, 2016
  • Length: 06:28
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Travel apps help you get around big cities. DW Correspondent John Laurenson lives in Paris, where his life recently changed when he started using a...

  • Added: Jan 18, 2016
  • Length: 05:53
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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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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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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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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
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.

Bought by PRX Remix

  • Added: Jul 09, 2012
  • Length: 14:59
  • Purchases: 1
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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.

Bought by PRX Remix

  • Added: Jul 08, 2011
  • Length: 09:48
  • 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