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Rats and other vermin are adversely impacting respiratory health.

  • Added: Apr 19, 2018
  • Length: 03:38
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In an emergency, we’re told to “break the glass” and grab the fire extinguisher. If we’re in the midst of a climate emergency, is there a firehose ...

Bought by NPR Now


  • Added: Apr 19, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
Dr. Benjamin Bergen discussed the science of swearing.

  • Added: Apr 19, 2018
  • Length: 27:57
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Theoretically, If an asteroid on a collision course with our planet could be slowed sufficiently it could be made to pass behind our planet as it o...

  • Added: Apr 19, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
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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 gut mindfulness....

  • Added: Apr 18, 2018
  • Length: 52:20
Caption: Yuri’s Night founder Loretta Whitesides presents an award to Anousheh Ansari, Credit: Mat Kaplan
Host Mat Kaplan once again attends the worldwide party for space. Join him at the Los Angeles celebration under Space Shuttle Endeavour. You’ll h...

Bought by WXAV 88.3FM, WMUU-LP, KRZA, and KMRE-LP


  • Added: Apr 18, 2018
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Mark Plotkin, Credit: Courtesy Richie / Amazon Conservation Team
As we hurtle into the Sixth Age of Extinctions, we face the cataclysmic loss of half the world’s biological diversity. 80% of the remaining biodive...

  • Added: Apr 18, 2018
  • Length: 28:30
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Are we all “bystanders” when it comes to responding rationally to the serious environmental crises faced by our civilization? How is our behavior s...

Bought by KTRL


  • Added: Apr 17, 2018
  • Length: 28:30
  • Purchases: 1
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HOUR ONE: "Talking To Trees" - When was the last time you listened to a tree? Biologists are just beginning to unravel their vast networks. HOUR ...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2018
  • Length: :00
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Spectrum: Lettuce celebrate food!! - On the show: Can obesity induced inflammation reduce your ability to taste? How much CO² does one sand...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2018
  • Length: 30:00
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This batch of Climate Connections features, Portland’s fossil-fuel ban, a low-energy alternative to cremation, Miami’s green tech incubator, and po...

Bought by WEMU, KAWC, WLRN, KNAU, KWSO and more


  • Added: Apr 16, 2018
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Skeptic Check: Political Scientist, Credit: Seth Shostak
Many scientists Marched for Science; now some are diving deeper into political engagement: challenging public policy and even running for office th...

Bought by WMUU-LP and WRGY


  • Added: Apr 16, 2018
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 2
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An Oil Pipeline Is Causing a Constitutional Crisis. That story and more on H2O Radio’s weekly news report about water.

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh, KSFR, KRZA, KKFI, and KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Apr 15, 2018
  • Length: 06:44
  • Purchases: 5
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Biomass Renewable Energy is the Future and U.S. ECOGEN is leading the Global charge starting with Florida. Lets talk efficient fuel, Planting Eucal...

  • Added: Apr 15, 2018
  • Length: 26:52
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In this episode of Blue Dot, Dave talks to Jennifer Strauss from the UC Berkeley Seismology Lab and Ken Hudnut from the United States Geological Su...

  • Added: Apr 13, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
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Neuroscience research needs help from many fields, including engineering. Dr. Talia Lerner describes some of the engineering tools that she uses to...

  • Added: Apr 13, 2018
  • Length: 31:00
Caption: H2O Radio News
John Wesley Powell recognized—back in 1869—that U.S. development west of the 100th meridian would have to be different than the East because water ...

  • Added: Apr 13, 2018
  • Length: 03:57
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The theme of this episode is influenza, and how it affected the public this past season.

  • Added: Apr 13, 2018
  • Length: 52:00
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My Catalina Sky Survey teammate Greg Leonard's discovery of, 2018 FO5, a three football field diameter asteroid that can come closer than our Moon ...

Bought by KKRN, KUPR low power FM, WRST-FM Oshkosh, and Bandon Community Radio


  • Added: Apr 12, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Perhaps C/2018 F3 (Johnson) is an interstellar visiting Comet and is thus a sample of a place currently beyond our reach.

Bought by KKRN, KSFR, KUPR low power FM, and Bandon Community Radio


  • Added: Apr 12, 2018
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
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It’s hard enough to save for a house, tuition, or retirement. So why are we willing to pay big fees for subpar investment returns? Enter the low-co...

  • Added: Apr 12, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
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Cool as a cucumber curved with quite the camber. This is Episode 61 of Engineering Word Of The Day, an informal show on favorite, fascinating, or f...

  • Added: Apr 12, 2018
  • Length: 05:14

  • Added: Apr 12, 2018
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  • Added: Apr 12, 2018
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