Programs

PostSecret: The Album

Posted on Oct 23, 2014 in Featured, Modules, Programs | 0 comments

PostSecret: The Album

Spoken secrets from the PostSecret Live: UK and Ireland Tour, set to music by Independent Music Award-winning composer One Hello World. On PostSecret: The Album, you’ll hear from a man who’s living five lives, and an immigrant who’s starting her life over. There’s a woman who’s been cheating on her husband, and a marriage proposal. During the 2013 PostSecret Live: UK and Ireland Tour, with hundreds of people listening on, strangers shared their deepest secrets. In PostSecret: The Album, Frank Warren curates recordings of some of the best. Accompanied by the music of One Hello World, the...

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CurrentCast

Posted on Oct 22, 2014 in Featured, Modules, Programs | 0 comments

CurrentCast

A daily, 60-second radio feature that educates the public about water issues, promotes an appreciation for aquatic environments, and encourages an educated discussion about this critical resource. Each segment captures a topic in an entertaining and sound-rich format that captures the “minds-eye.” CurrentCast is a project of the Center for Transformative Action in Ithaca, NY. LENGTH: 1 minute COST: FREE AVAILABLE: PRX, Downloads SITE:...

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Climate Connections

Posted on Oct 22, 2014 in Featured, Modules, Programs | 0 comments

Climate Connections

A daily, 90-second radio series that aims to help listeners understand how climate change is already impacting our lives and what diverse people and organizations are doing to reduce the associated risks. Climate Connections is produced in partnership with the Yale Center for Environmental Communication. LENGTH: 90 seconds COST: FREE AVAILABLE: PRX, Downloads SITE:...

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FutureCar: Accelerating Into The Future

Posted on Oct 7, 2014 in Programs, Specials | 0 comments

FutureCar: Accelerating Into The Future

A one-hour special from IEEE Spectrum, explores the latest technological advances for the automobile, and previews cars we may see in the not-too-distant future. For the last 100 years cars have been pretty much the same fundamentally; mechanically driven, energy from oil, powered by combustion, controlled mechanically and hydraulically, driven by a person. But now, we’re starting to see new designs for the automobile; electrically driven, using diverse sources of energy, controlled digitally or electronically, able to drive themselves. LENGTH: 1 hour COST: FREE AVAILABLE: PRX,...

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Veteran’s Day Program from With Good Reason

Posted on Oct 6, 2014 in Featured, Programs, Specials | 0 comments

Veteran’s Day Program from With Good Reason

For Veteran’s Day (Nov. 11) “Messages From a Forgotten Troopship” Available in one-hour and half-hour versions In the 1960s, it took almost three weeks to cross the sea from America to Vietnam. In a poignant, evocative (and free!) program, With Good Reason recreates life aboard the General Nelson M. Walker with a few of the soldiers who traveled on it, capturing moments outside of combat on the way to Vietnam, and – for the lucky ones- on the way back. Also included in the hour-long program are stories about women journalists who covered the Vietnam War, and the risk...

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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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