Podcasts de environment

Creature Discomforts

Okay you animals, line up: stoned sloths, playful pandas, baleful bovines, and vile vultures.  We’ve got you guys...

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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 things from basic...

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Yule Like This

Fir tree needles embedded in carpet are a holiday headache.  Why not decorate a genetically-modified,...

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The X-Flies

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

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True Grit

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

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Skeptic Check: Political Scientist

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

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Free Range Dinosaurs

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

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Creature Discomforts

(repeat) Okay you animals, line up: stoned sloths, playful pandas, baleful bovines, and vile vultures.  We’ve got you...

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DNA is Not Destiny

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

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Granting Immunity

“Diversity or die” could be your new health mantra. Don’t boost your immune system, cultivate it! Like a garden, your...

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True Grit

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

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Yule Like This

(repeat) Fir tree needles embedded in carpet are a holiday headache.  Why not decorate a genetically-modified,...

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Handling the Holidays

The stress of the holidays can make you want to hide under the covers with a warm cup of cocoa.  From gift buying to...

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The Ears Have It

What’s the difference between a bird call and the sound of a pile driver?  Not much, when you’re close to the loudest...

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Zombies, Bigfoot, and Max Brooks

What do a zombie attack and a viral pandemic have in common?  They are both frightening, mindless, and relentless in...

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The Other Living World

Reason for hope is just one thing that ecologist Carl Safina can offer.  He understands why many of us turn to nature...

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The X-Flies (rebroadcast)

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

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Mycology Education

Beneath our feet is a living network just as complex and extensive as the root systems in a forest. Fungi, which...

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On Thin Ice (rebroadcast)

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

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The Other Living World (rebroadcast)

Reason for hope is just one thing that ecologist Carl Safina can offer.  He understands why many of us turn to nature...

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