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FutureCar: Accelerating Into The Future

Posted by on Oct 7, 2014 in Featured, 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....

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Veteran’s Day Program from With Good Reason

Posted by 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...

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Planetary Radio

Posted by 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...

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Jewish Holiday Programming from Larry Josephson

Posted by 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,...

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With Good Reason

Posted by 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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FUTUREWORK with Robert Reich

Posted by 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...

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The Thomas Jefferson Hour

Posted by 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...

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INSIGHT DAILY

Posted by on Nov 16, 2012 in Modules, Programs | 0 comments

INSIGHT DAILY

Conversations with artists, authors, musicians and actors about the creation of art Insight Daily (ID Radio) is a new two-minute daily module of insightful features highlighting popular culture creators. From David Baldacci to Elton John to Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader, Insight Daily delivers entertaining and informative glimpses into the lives and works of those who color our lives. ID Radio also provides premiums, such as books and CDs to assist with fundraising efforts and subscription programs. LENGTH: 2 minutes COST: FREE AVAILABLE:...

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12th Street Jump

Posted by on Nov 2, 2012 in Ongoing Weekly, Programs | 2 comments

12th Street Jump

Live from Kansas City, where Basie tickled the ivories and Dizzy met the Bird, this one hour weekly program celebrates the artists who made Jazz and Blues the quintessential American art form. A talented cast of actors and musicians keep the music alive in a rapid-fire program of topical sketch comedy, jazz and the blues. Hosts Pearl McDonald and Pete Weber, musical director Joe Cartwright, vocalists David Basse and Nedra Dixon, bassist Tyrone Clark and drummer Mike Warren and some very special guests are heard weekly on public radio stations...

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