environment podcasts

On Thin Ice

Water is essential for life – that we know.  But the honeycomb lattice that forms when you chill...

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Angles of a Hack

Changed your computer password recently?  We all try to stay one step ahead of the hackers, but...

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Air Apparent

Whether you yawn, gasp, sniff, snore, or sigh, you’re availing yourself of our very special...

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With All Our Mites

ENCORE  You are not alone.  You can’t see ‘em, but your face is a festival of face mites. They’ve...

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Rerouting... Rerouting

Lost your sense of direction?  Blame your GPS. Scientists say that our reliance on dashboard...

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The X-Flies

Insect populations are declining.  But before you say “good riddance,” consider that insects are...

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Skeptic Check: Political Scientist

Hundreds of thousands of scientists took to the streets during the March for Science.  The...

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Free Range Dinosaurs

Dinosaurs are once again stomping and snorting their way across the screen of your local movie...

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What Goes Around

ENCORE  It’s not just tin cans and newspapers.  One man says that, from a technical standpoint,...

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On Thin Ice

ENCORE  Water is essential for life – that we know.  But the honeycomb lattice that forms when...

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Angles of a Hack

(repeat) Changed your computer password recently?  We all try to stay one step ahead of the...

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Creature Discomforts

Okay you animals, line up: stoned sloths, playful pandas, baleful bovines, and vile vultures....

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Skeptic Check: Science Breaking Bad

(repeat) The scientific method is tried and true. It has led us to a reliable understanding of...

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Yule Like This

Fir tree needles embedded in carpet are a holiday headache.  Why not decorate a...

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The X-Flies

(repeat) Insect populations are declining.  But before you say “good riddance,” consider that...

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True Grit

Without sand, engineering would be stuck in the Middle Ages.  Wooden houses would line mud-packed...

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Skeptic Check: Political Scientist

(repeat) Hundreds of thousands of scientists took to the streets during the March for Science....

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Free Range Dinosaurs

(repeat) Dinosaurs are once again stomping and snorting their way across the screen of your local...

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Creature Discomforts

(repeat) Okay you animals, line up: stoned sloths, playful pandas, baleful bovines, and vile...

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DNA is Not Destiny

(repeat) Heredity was once thought to be straightforward.  Genes were passed in an immutable path...

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