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July 24, 2020
Headphone listening recommended - early morning at a ranch in Brazil's Pantanal region. 
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July 23, 2020
Prior to Holy Week in South America, red-footed tortoises best make themselves scarce 
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July 22, 2020
A turtle's long life span is turning out to be a disadvantage for its survival. 
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July 21, 2020
Painted ponies and pipe organ music from paper scrolls have delighted carousel enthusiasts since the 1800's. 
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July 20, 2020
Reminiscing on the Golden Days of Boxing in San Francisco. 
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July 17, 2020
A four ton 72 foot tower is carried and danced through the streets of Williamsburg Brooklyn by one hundred men. 
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July 16, 2020
Developed by sound recordist Alan Lomax in the 1950s, Cantometrics is a measure of music in relation to the culture from which it stems. 
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July 15, 2020
The simplest way to protect yourself from mosquitos at home? 
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July 14, 2020
Guess who is their prime target? 
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July 13, 2020
Net fisherman's chant in Kerala, India. 
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July 10, 2020
Headphones on for the songs of Brazilian Cowboys. 
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July 9, 2020
Glowing spirits visit the Bayaka's nighttime ceremonies. 
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July 8, 2020
Before embarking on a hunt, the Bayaka must first convene with the Boyobi 
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July 7, 2020
The Bayaka, hunter-gatherers living in the rainforest of Central Africa, prepare for a community hunt. 
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July 6, 2020
African spiritism blends with Catholic ritual on a saint's day in Salvador, Bahia, in Brazil. Stay tuned at the end of the program for a preview of "Sacred Mounds", Jim Metzner's novel of historical fiction and magical realism. 
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July 3, 2020
Music of the Birds and the Bees - headphones on! 
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July 2, 2020
Celebrating significant unheralded lives. 
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July 1, 2020
The stories of everyday people form an important and overlooked part of our history. 
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June 30, 2020
Tracking the sources of acid rain involved some low-tech highly creative methods. 
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June 29, 2020
Meet Rex the Starling and Hoover the Harbor seal. 
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June 26, 2020
It's Sci-Fi heaven - a trip back in time to the 1980 World Con, with a few words from Isaac Asimov and George R.R. Martin. 
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June 25, 2020
In a Guatemalan school, teachers strive to educate children of their Kaqchikel heritage. 
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June 24, 2020
Sound and sweet excretions are ingredients for harmonious behavior between ants and caterpillars. 
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June 23, 2020
A sound portrait of a nesting site for terns, surrounded - and sometimes attached by - thousands of breeding birds. 
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June 22, 2020
The summer solstice lightens the hearts of Swedish Americans. 
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June 19, 2020
Drum circles and chant are part of the great tradition of Native American pow-wows. 
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June 18, 2020
In the high cliffs of the Himalayas, colonies of bees produce prized honey - helping to sustain local ecosystems. 
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June 17, 2020
Indigenous people of the Himalayan Hindukush region offer valuable knowledge to scientists studying bees. 
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June 16, 2020
364 days of the year, the pottery village of Onta, Japan is filled with a remarkable sound. 
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June 15, 2020
Nighttime in the world's largest wetland; earphone listening recommended. 
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June 12, 2020
How acid rain was discovered. 
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June 11, 2020
What happens when nanoparticles find their way into the environment? 
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June 10, 2020
Headphones on for an amazing dawn chorus in Australia. 
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June 9, 2020
In the process of copying their genome, viruses often make bad copies, which turns out to be a good thing for the virus. 
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June 8, 2020
Why do we need to get a new flu vaccine every year when we only need one vaccination for polio?   
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June 5, 2020
No cure for the Rhinovirus? 
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June 4, 2020
It once wiped out about a third of the world's population. 
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June 3, 2020
How many viruses could fit onto the surface of a soccer ball? 
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June 2, 2020
They've been around for millennia, but it's only very recently that humans have actually discovered their existence. 
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June 1, 2020
They're not technically alive or dead, so just what is a virus, anyway? 
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May 29, 2020
Understanding what evidence and data really mean. 
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May 28, 2020
New technologies may be rejected for unexpected reasons. 
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May 27, 2020
Should hand pumps be installed in remote African villages? Ask a statistician. 
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May 26, 2020
If water isn't drinkable, that doesn't mean it's not usable. 
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May 25, 2020
A large cumulous cloud weighs about the same as a 747. 
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May 22, 2020
Approximately 4000 new chemicals are registered each day. 
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May 21, 2020
A widely used category of chemical substances could have harmful side-effects. 
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May 20, 2020
A chemical compound found in many home cleansing products could be doing more than just clean. 
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May 19, 2020
If nanoparticles from consumer products end up in solid wastes, what effect could that have on the environment? 
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May 18, 2020
Wastewater plants typically don't filter out pharmaceuticals from our water supply. 
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May 15, 2020
According to the US Geological Survey, much of our fresh water is contaminated by caffeine. 
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May 14, 2020
Here's a way you can help track and control poison ivy. 
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May 13, 2020
Designing a drug that could help stroke patients maximize whatever bypass arteries they may have. 
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May 12, 2020
After a stroke, a specialized network of blood vessels redirects the flow of blood in the brain. 
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May 11, 2020
Why are some patients able to survive a stroke and others not? 
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May 8, 2020
Saddled with a dicey moniker, Hellbenders are indicators of a healthy water ecosystem. 
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May 7, 2020
North America's largest salamander can reach a length of two feet and weigh up to five pounds. 
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May 6, 2020
Working together, engineers turn misunderstandings to their advantage. 
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May 5, 2020
An owl's wing inspires a quiet turbine. 
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May 4, 2020
An immersive glimpse of the intertidal zone, in binaural stereo. 
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May 1, 2020
Long term studies can help explain why we're seeing so many Harmful Algae Blooms lately. 
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April 30, 2020
Burrowing crabs turn up clues to what lies beneath. 
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April 29, 2020
Designed for stealth flying, an owl's wing is still a bit of a mystery. 
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April 28, 2020
Imagine a self-powered device that can clean up human waste. 
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April 27, 2020
High-tech solutions for a low-tech environment. 
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April 24, 2020
They happen all over the world, giving scientists more questions than answers. 
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April 23, 2020
It's like attaching drill bits, but on a whole other scale. 
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April 22, 2020
The trees we plant trees today are a product of drastic, dramatic climate change. 
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April 21, 2020
Hold the Mulberrys! 
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April 20, 2020
Canopies of trees helps to moderate an urban climate. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
April 17, 2020
The greatest challenge for cityscape tree planters For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
April 16, 2020
The challenge of translating behavior from one culture to another For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
April 15, 2020
Is there a better way to improve service besides filling out surveys? For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
April 14, 2020
There's one sure way to make a memorable impression. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
April 13, 2020
Catholicism and Voodoo blend in the vibrant Haitian ceremony called Rara. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
April 10, 2020
Don your headset for an immersive sound portrait. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
April 9, 2020
The largest antlered animal in the world is a lot speedier that you'd expect. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
April 8, 2020
Do mother snapping turtles pass toxic substances on to their young? For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
April 7, 2020
Why would anyone want to cut the toenails of a snapping turtle? For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
April 6, 2020
Snapping turtles are teaching us invaluable lessons about the effects of toxins on the environment. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
April 3, 2020
A first contact interaction with the elusive Korubo Indians of the Brazilian Amazon. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
April 2, 2020
An expedition established peaceful contact with a group of Amazonian Indians. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
April 1, 2020
Gribbles are an essential "cleanup crew" for our oceans and estuaries. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
March 31, 2020
These tiny wood-boring crustaceans have plagued man-made structures since the days of Columbus. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
March 30, 2020
Sea horses are not only unique visually, but also in their reproductive behavior. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
March 27, 2020
Why did the toad cross the road? Turns out he had a very compelling reason. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
March 26, 2020
They may not be as visible or as pretty as Robins, but American Toads produce some of the most melodious sounds of Spring. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
March 25, 2020
The Monarch butterfly's life cycle depends on a plant that's highly toxic to many animals. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
March 24, 2020
This month marks the start of the Monarch butterflies' migration to Mexico. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
March 23, 2020
The threat of logging looms over the wintering sites of Monarch butterflies. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
March 20, 2020
How do young Monarch butterflies find their way to their winter migration sites in the Mexican forest? For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
March 19, 2020
Pika stay active all winter-- but doing what? For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
March 18, 2020
Milking venom from rattlesnakes has yielded benefits for medical science, but roundups have their critics. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
March 17, 2020
"There was some tunes you couldn't play, because it belonged to someone else." For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
March 16, 2020
"If you couldn't put on an American accent around here you couldn't sing." For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
March 13, 2020
In Turkish cities, wedding celebrations may begin in a courtyard, but they'll soon spill out into the streets. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
March 12, 2020
Although prairie chicken males need to strut their stuff to attract mates, they run the risk of attracting some unwanted visitors. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
March 11, 2020
During mating season, male prairie chickens perform one of nature's most striking displays. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
March 10, 2020
India becomes a much more colorful place as people are lay aside their differences in celebration of Holi. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
March 9, 2020
It's mating season for a uniquely American bird that's been brought back from the brink of extinction. For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy
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