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Caption: Surfeit of the Vitalest, Credit: Seth Shostak
In the century and a half since Charles Darwin wrote his seminal On the Origin of the Species, our understanding of evolution has changed quite a b...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, WMUU-LP, WRIR, and WRGY


  • Added: Apr 11, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: A male Rufous-Sided Broadbill uses his inner wing feathers to communicate. , Credit: Alex Kirschel
Some birds use their feathers to produce loud sounds as part of elaborate mating rituals.

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Apr 09, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
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After losing a limb to amputation, many people often feel severe pain emanating from the non-existent appendage anyway. A new treatment targeting n...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Apr 09, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Hosts Cristina Quinn and Alison Bruzek
It’s here! Episode three of our special five-part series called Trace Elements with hosts Cristina Quinn and Alison Bruzek. Hacking your hearing a...

  • Added: Apr 07, 2016
  • Length: 19:18
Caption: A Dangerous Things kit, Credit: Alison Bruzek
Hacking your hearing aid to implanting NFC tags into your hands -- we are now in the age of DIY Bio. We dive into the growing underworld of body mo...

  • Added: Apr 07, 2016
  • Length: 18:22
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
Jason Rogers discusses the science of "resting b*** face" (RBF).

Bought by KMRE-LP


  • Added: Apr 06, 2016
  • Length: 18:20
  • Purchases: 1
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Marco Tempest is not your average magician. He uses robots to do magic tricks on stage -- but the real trick is in how easily he can get an audienc...

  • Added: Apr 06, 2016
  • Length: 16:56
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A new gene editing technology presents both opportunities and dangers. A social psychologist talks about the meaning of wisdom and how to use it i...

Bought by WMUU-LP


  • Added: Apr 06, 2016
  • Length: 57:54
  • Purchases: 1
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Could a “space elevator” carry supplies to the International Space Station?

Bought by WLPR and KENW


  • Added: Apr 05, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
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New research reveals that frozen nitrogen flows across the surface of Pluto.

Bought by WLPR and KENW


  • Added: Apr 05, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Episode topics: Irritable bowel syndrome and grip strength.

  • Added: Apr 05, 2016
  • Length: 28:00
Caption: Professor Emeritus Michel Mayor, discoverer of the first extrasolar planet, and recipient of a 2015 Kyoto Prize., Credit: UC San Diego
Michel Mayor and his team rocked the astronomy world with their 1995 announcement, but this modest man says it was a discovery whose time had come....

Bought by KMUD, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KWMR, WMUU-LP, KMRE-LP and more


  • Added: Apr 05, 2016
  • Length: 28:51
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: The producer with her son., Credit: Jake de Grazia
Urinary incontinence is more common than you think, but it's tough to talk about. Learn about all the treatments and technologies that can treat it.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Apr 04, 2016
  • Length: 08:40
  • Purchases: 1
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Purpose-driven and consciously prepared brain food from the beaches of Malibu, California. Join us on this week’s show focusing on the future. Gues...

  • Added: Apr 04, 2016
  • Length: 50:31
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UT Austin astronomer Steven Finkelstein eyes Wrangler supercomputer for HETDEX extragalactic survey

  • Added: Apr 04, 2016
  • Length: 12:14
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Paleoanthropologist Denne Reed of UT Austin connects fossil data of human origins

  • Added: Apr 04, 2016
  • Length: 10:18
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Computer scientist Joshua New of Oak Ridge National Laboratory optimizes virtual buildings to save real energy.

  • Added: Apr 04, 2016
  • Length: 10:47
Caption: Tale of the Distribution, Credit: Seth Shostak
Very few of us can play the piano like Vladimir Horowitz. His talent was at the tail end of the bell curve of musical ability – that tiny sliver o...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, WMUU-LP, WRIR, and WRGY


  • Added: Apr 04, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Host Bob Kustra talks with Julia Angwin about her book, "Dragnet Nation: A Quest for Privacy, Security, and Freedom in a World of Relentless Survei...

  • Added: Apr 01, 2016
  • Length: 30:11
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UT Austin biologist Rebecca Young traces the genes behind monogamous behavior using Wrangler data-intensive supercomputer.

  • Added: Apr 01, 2016
  • Length: 08:10
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
Kimberly Stephens discussed the link between prodigy and autism.

Bought by WMUU-LP and KMRE-LP


  • Added: Apr 01, 2016
  • Length: 11:52
  • Purchases: 2
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- New tech law to protect Britain? Sweeping powers to monitor the public's Internet use and the authority to hack cellphones and other devices -...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Apr 01, 2016
  • Length: 06:05
  • Purchases: 1
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A violent collision between two worlds may have given rise to Pluto and its satellites.

Bought by WLPR and KENW


  • Added: Mar 30, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Could fungi be a key to safer and longer lasting lithium ion batteries?

Bought by WLPR and KENW


  • Added: Mar 30, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Lucas Davis, UC Berkeley; Jessica Lovering, The Breakthrough Institute; David Baker, The San Francisco Chronicle, Credit: Ed Ritger
With many of America’s first nuclear power plants nearing the end of their expected lifespan, should they be shut down or given a new lease on life...

Bought by KZYX


  • Added: Mar 29, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1