Programs

Planetary Radio

Posted on Aug 13, 2014 in Featured, Ongoing Weekly, Programs | 0 comments

Planetary Radio

Public radio’s only long format, weekly series devoted to space exploration and the scientists, engineers, astronauts and visionaries who lead it. Each week, Planetary Radio visits with a scientist, engineer, project manager, astronaut, advocate or writer who provides a unique and exciting perspective on the exploration of our solar system and beyond. We also showcase regular features that raise your space IQ while they put a smile on your face. Host Mat Kaplan is joined by Planetary Society colleagues Bill Nye the Science Guy, Bruce Betts, and Emily Lakdawalla. LENGTH: 30 minutes...

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Jewish Holiday Programming from Larry Josephson

Posted on Aug 11, 2014 in Featured, Programs, Specials | 0 comments

Jewish Holiday Programming from Larry Josephson

September marks the 360th Anniversary of the first Jews immigrating to America, and Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year. Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the Jewish calendar follows at the beginning of Oct. To observe and celebrate these special days, Producer Larry Josephson offers: Remember Us Unto Life – A High Holy Days Special ONLY IN AMERICA – the story of American Jews told in six one-hour programs and two specials. The sound-rich programs are artfully mixed using archival sound, oral history clips, interviews, narration, music (sacred, popular and novelty songs,) and...

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With Good Reason

Posted on Jul 21, 2014 in Ongoing Weekly, Programs | 0 comments

With Good Reason

Each week scholars explore the worlds of literature, science, the arts, politics, history, and business through lively discussion with host Sarah McConnell in a kitchen-table chat format. From the controversies over slave reparations and global warming, to the unique worlds of comic books and wine-making, With Good Reason is always surprising, challenging and fun! LENGTH: 59 minutes or 29 minutes COST: FREE AVAILABLE: Content Depot, PRX, Download WEBSITE:...

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Jazz Alive Overnight

Posted on May 20, 2014 in Programs | 1 comment

Jazz Alive Overnight

From Kansas Public Radio, voted JAZZWEEK’s “Best Jazz Station – Small Market,” comes a new, fresh-sounding overnight jazz program Jazz Alive! Overnight, hosted by noted jazz vocalist and drummer David Basse. Jazz Alive! Overnight features – 15 new show hours per week The best in traditional jazz and new contemporary jazz classics – new jazz plus the old standards! Three 30 sec. breaks per show for underwriting Entertaining and insightful commentary from working jazz artist David Basse Competitive pricing COST: Competitive with other overnight services....

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FUTUREWORK with Robert Reich

Posted on Apr 14, 2014 in Featured, Programs, Specials | 0 comments

FUTUREWORK with Robert Reich

Technological advances have put us on the edge of a new industrial revolution. Robert Reich, former Secretary of Labor and Professor of Public Policy at UC Berkeley, and Susan Hassler, Editor-In-Chief of IEEE Spectrum Magazine, are joined by engineers, scientists, and futurists from MIT, Carnegie-Mellon, Rice Univ., and the Institute for the Future to give listeners insights into how technology will redefine work in the not too distant future. An Engineers of the New Millennium one-hour special from IEEE Spectrum & the National Science Foundation. LENGTH: 1 hour COST: FREE AVAILABLE:...

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The Thomas Jefferson Hour

Posted on Dec 6, 2013 in Ongoing Weekly, Programs | 0 comments

The Thomas Jefferson Hour

A Radio Program that Models Civil Discourse, Critical Thinking and Good Citizenship A weekly radio program dedicated to the search for truth in the tradition of Thomas Jefferson. Nationally acclaimed humanities scholar and award winning first person interpreter of Thomas Jefferson, Clay Jenkinson, portrays Jefferson on the program, and he answers listener questions while in the persona of Jefferson–his answers are grounded in the writings and actions of the great man. Explore a current or historical event using both a Jeffersonian lens and a modern-day humanities lens. LENGTH: 1 Hour...

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