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Is your dog smarter than you think? Engaging with smart technology: a new Barbie doll that can converse with kids and a robot that's been hitchhiki...

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Mar 01, 2015
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
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South African engineer, Inus Dreckmeyr, supplies his own home entirely from renewable energy. Report by Jan-Philippe Schlüter, Presented by Sonya D...

  • Added: Feb 26, 2015
  • Length: 03:45
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Tech fears Uber Europe, and Polish Enigma code crackers-breaking the Nazi Enigma machine, the greatest encryption device of its time. Also, Europea...

Bought by KMUD, KUOW, and KMXT


  • Added: Feb 22, 2015
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Why a decline in Ebola patients hinders vaccines research. Swine flu hits India with its worst outbreak. Kids in Europe making 'apps for good' for ...

Bought by WXDU, KMUD, KUOW, and KMXT


  • Added: Feb 15, 2015
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Red tape in the lab - why some cancer treatments may never get off the ground in Europe. What happens when treatment doesn't help in Italy? Turkey...

Bought by Radio Phoenix, KMUD, KUOW, and KMXT


  • Added: Feb 08, 2015
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Pluto's Polaroid moment, and a jetpack sci-fi dream comes true. Affordable arsenic filter saves lives in Bangladesh, and India rolls out an ambitio...

Bought by WXDU, KMUD, KUOW, and KMXT


  • Added: Feb 01, 2015
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 4
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New potent antibiotic shows promise. The search for Earth-like planets makes new inroads with planet-hunting telescopes seeking other life. And, th...

Bought by KMUD and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 25, 2015
  • Length: 29:58
  • Purchases: 2
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Wind, solar power and other renewable energies are becoming increasingly popular in Nigeria, where more than 100 million of its 170 million citizen...

  • Added: Jan 18, 2015
  • Length: 03:20
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Booming waistlines point to our obesity problem - especially among kids. Lisbon - Europe's next IT boomtown? Science appears to be booming in Afric...

Bought by Radio Phoenix, KMUD, KVSC, and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 18, 2015
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Resolutions ~ many of us vow to somehow become a better person as the new year begins, whether that's through ending bad habits, paying more attent...

Bought by KMUD, KVSC, KUOW, and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 11, 2015
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 4
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The energy start-up M KOPA is harnessing the power of the sun, supplying impoverished households with solar power in Africa. Report by Victoria Ave...

Bought by KUOW


  • Added: Jan 06, 2015
  • Length: 03:01
  • Purchases: 1
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One of the most revered selfies in the world...Leonardo da Vinci, find out how Italy is looking after it. Meet the healthcare workers training to f...

Bought by KMUD, KUOW, and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 04, 2015
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 3
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A look back - the European Space Agency's Rosetta mission, the Ebola outbreak, naked selfies, the anti-rape bra, and glowing bike paths. The best o...

Bought by KMUD and KMXT


  • Added: Dec 29, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 2
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We've got mad sounds...4D sounds, plus freshly printed 3D technology. Also we take a look back at the social media year that was. And we cook a Chr...

Bought by CHSR-FM 97.9, KMUD, and KMXT


  • Added: Dec 21, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Disaster relief is not only about food and shelter - communications and the Internet are top priorities. Also, the science of tears - feel better f...

Bought by CHSR-FM 97.9, KMUD, KUOW, and KMXT


  • Added: Dec 14, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Sometimes society fixes itself, and sometimes it needs a little help from technology. Obesity - does it lead to cancer? An ultrasound machine that'...

Bought by KMUD, KVSC, and KMXT


  • Added: Dec 07, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Flying cars...but will they ever take off? Mapping all the oceans in the world - with only 5% already charted. But first, what are the ethics of th...

Bought by KMUD, KUOW, and KMXT


  • Added: Nov 30, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Going down, into the sewers - where scientists think bomb factories can be detected. Also, net neutrality - should all data on the Internet be trea...

Bought by Radio Phoenix, KMUD, KVSC, and KMXT


  • Added: Nov 23, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 4
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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 Radio Phoenix, KMUD, KUOW, and KMXT


  • Added: Nov 02, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 4
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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