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India's electric shock bra, can it help stop rape attacks? And, as conflicts and tensions intensify in the world we look down the track and at the ...

Bought by KUOW and KMXT


  • Added: Jul 27, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 2
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In the US we look at company chosen by NASA to develop a lunar lander. And will messing with the sex life of the mosquito make them sterile? We als...

Bought by WYAP, KUOW, and KMXT


  • Added: Jul 20, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 3
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What happens when science, and traditional medicine fail, say, for people trying to conceive? Well, you can go to the man of a hundred kids. Also t...

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  • Added: Jul 13, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 2
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As we get into gesture control technology in cars…what if you sneezed and it changed the station on the radio? And how to get your granny online. P...

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  • Added: Jul 06, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 2
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We get to the grips of toilet technology with India's first ever bio-digester toilet. We also meet the makers of Posteo, a secure kind of analog em...

Bought by KMXT and KUOW


  • Added: Jun 29, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 2
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"Nairobi Sessions" is a platform on YouTube devoted to East African urban music. It's for musical acts that are established but have yet to make a ...

  • Added: Jun 22, 2014
  • Length: 03:45
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We're mind mapping, predicting decisions before we know it, getting hooked up to brain controlled interfaces, up ultra close to neurons and brain s...

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  • Added: Jun 22, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 2
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“E-ELT”, aka the European Extremely Large Telescope, is the world's largest telescope and construction is about to begin. Volvo's making driverless...

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  • Added: Jun 15, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 2
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It may soon be possible to manufacture artificial blood on a large scale, but would you want it in your veins? And what about eating insects - woul...

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  • Added: Jun 08, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Gaming to identify genetic mutations. We experience India's "first augmented communication app" - an app that's giving kids with communication diff...

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  • Added: Jun 01, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 2
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As the US looks to prevent HIV with a daily pill, we find research into associated cancers like Kaposi's sarcoma is slow. Also, why the EU election...

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  • Added: May 24, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 2
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Is it's time to eradicate the remaining stocks of the smallpox virus? We get inside a leaked copy of Cambodia's draft cyber law. And rubber soul......

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  • Added: May 18, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Science research is often used to the wrong ends - like Agent Orange during the Vietnam War. We discuss the cleanup of chemical warfare. But First ...

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  • Added: May 10, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Learn about a French board game that's helping school kids in Burkina Faso learn the golden rules of fighting malaria. Also an innovative Indian he...

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  • Added: May 03, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Hacked by the NSA and GCHQ? We visit the German satellite communication and Internet teleporting firm that's been. Also we check in on the internat...

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  • Added: Apr 27, 2014
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 1
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As ever, we're deep and dirty in the worlds of science and technology...but we're also on the wild side. We talk vaccines and social media, before ...

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  • Added: Apr 20, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Meet the scientists working a camera system which they say is the safest way to control crowds, hook up with the social media project that's reconn...

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  • Added: Apr 11, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 2
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We're still chasing vaccines for TB, HIV, malaria and Ebola, so how do pharmaceutical companies weighing up profit against public health? Also, man...

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  • Added: Apr 02, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
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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
  • Purchases: 1
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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