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"Animals were my passion from even before I could speak apparently. When I was about 10, 11 I fell in love with Tarzan" - Jane Goodall, as told to ...

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  • Added: Mar 24, 2015
  • Length: 06:42
  • Purchases: 1
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Learning about technology and practical science can help children develop into critical thinkers. That is according to a young Ghanaian entrepreneu...

  • Added: Mar 22, 2015
  • Length: 05:08
Caption: From Kerri's Facebook, Credit: Lauren Schuster
Kerri Powers was destined to be a musician from the start. While most kids her age spent their childhoods following frivolous pursuits, she spent h...

  • Added: Mar 21, 2015
  • Length: 57:53
Caption: NCAA Champion Winter 2015, Credit: Jamie Schwaberow / NCAA Photos
Teammate. Friend. Collegiate competitor. Missy Franklin seized every opportunity before going pro.

  • Added: Mar 18, 2015
  • Length: 04:32
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Pregnant with options. There’s the stroller, the crib and the adorable baby clothes. And, for more than 50,000 women each year birthing plans also ...

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  • Added: Mar 17, 2015
  • Length: 14:17
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: "Big Time Sensuality" on MoMA's wall., Credit: Sarah Lilley
A 5-1/2 minute, sound-rich ride through the audio-guided Bjork exhibit (much lambasted in the press) at New York's Museum of Modern Art, March 8 th...

  • Added: Mar 12, 2015
  • Length: 07:51
Caption: Alice Sheldon, Credit: Eric Molinsky
Alice Sheldon served in the OSS and the CIA. And then she went deep undercover posing as a male science fiction writer. It wasn't an assignment, it...

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  • Added: Mar 12, 2015
  • Length: 23:44
  • Purchases: 1
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Nyanamajambere is the only woman to drive a "moto." Motorcycle taxis are the main mode of transportation in Rwanda's capital, Kigali. In a male-dom...

Bought by WAMC

  • Added: Mar 11, 2015
  • Length: 03:22
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Laura Zucker, Credit: Laura Zucker Music Facebook
Laura Zucker been singing for as long as she can remember, starting in her hometown of Highland Park, NJ. She learned to play the guitar when she w...

  • Added: Mar 08, 2015
  • Length: 57:44
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Noa Guy was a promising Israeli composer. When she came to New York twenty-one years ago to rehearse for a concert at Carnegie Hall, she never imag...

  • Added: Mar 08, 2015
  • Length: 14:09
Caption: Another Day of Living , Credit: Graphics by Scott Spitz
Our third series kicks off with featured guest, Integrative Nurse-Practitioner Nichole Ingersoll, as she discusses the early symptoms of menepause;...

  • Added: Mar 04, 2015
  • Length: 28:56
Caption: Bob Athearn
Bob Athearn's a cat who's played a lot of joints -- joints you wouldn't take your best girl to. But the best of what this journeyman musician has t...

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  • Added: Mar 04, 2015
  • Length: 04:40
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Mishy Harman and his grandmother, Zena Harman.
At an extremely early age, Shavit Ben-Arie became the leading expert on the female members of the Israeli parliament and in many cases, he became t...

  • Added: Feb 27, 2015
  • Length: 21:25
Caption: 5 pink razors (L) are more expensive than 10 identical blue razors (R) , Credit: georgettesand.org
Items branded for women sometimes cost more than the same items branded for men. It's been dubbed the pink tax, and French women are not happy abou...

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  • Added: Feb 20, 2015
  • Length: 04:04
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Caption: Shlomi Elkabetz, San Francisco, CA 10/6/14, Credit: Andrea Chase
Shlomi Elkabetz talks freedom, family, and scripting light.

  • Added: Feb 11, 2015
  • Length: 26:29
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The author of “Twenty Chickens for a Saddle” is a social entrepreneur who works in southern Africa. But back when she was 7 she moved from England ...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio and KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio

  • Added: Feb 08, 2015
  • Length: 08:50
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Summer Glau as Cameron the Terminator, Credit: Eric Molinsky
Desirable robots are creepy, strangely alluring and technologically improbable. As part of my podcast series Imaginary Worlds, I explore whether th...

  • Added: Feb 03, 2015
  • Length: 15:45
Caption: Toni Tipton Martin making hot rolls.
There’s a whole lot more than recipes in Toni Tipton Martin’s cookbook collection… It contains a surprising culinary history of African Americans i...

Bought by WABE and PRX Remix

  • Added: Jan 29, 2015
  • Length: 22:28
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: http://bodyofwater.ca/, Credit: Rebecca Roher
An ode to urban lake swimming

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  • Added: Jan 27, 2015
  • Length: 06:14
  • Purchases: 1
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The internet is anonymous. Except for when it isn't. When someone wants to hurt you, they can find your address and other personal information and ...

  • Added: Jan 27, 2015
  • Length: 17:03
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In Buenos Aires, ads for prostitutes can be found on most street corners. But the women for sale are often there against their will. Jerónimo Velez...

Bought by Delmarva Public Radio

  • Added: Jan 25, 2015
  • Length: 05:11
  • Purchases: 1
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Colleen Kelly Starkloff (R) talks to her daughter, Meaghan Starkloff Breitenstein (L), about the day she met her late husband Max Starkloff.

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  • Added: Jan 20, 2015
  • Length: 02:17
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Caption: Peggy & Lacey Schwartz, San Francisco, CA  8/5/14, Credit: Andrea Chase
Lacey and Peggy Schwartz talk capturing the right moment, the fluid nature of reality, and the revelation of openness.

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  • Added: Jan 19, 2015
  • Length: 18:09
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: My interpretation of Chava, the Golem.
I talk with Helene Wecker, author of "The Golem and The Jinni," a novel about Jewish and Arabic mythological characters meeting in New York.

  • Added: Jan 19, 2015
  • Length: 24:02
Caption: Nelly Tagar, San Francisco, CA 12/15/14, Credit: Andrea Chase
Nelly Tagar talks sacrifice, stapleguns, and why she’s like a cactus.

  • Added: Jan 18, 2015
  • Length: 22:04