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“Interstellar” & Upcoming Programs on Planetary Radio

Posted by on Nov 25, 2014 in Featured, News, Radio News | 0 comments

“Interstellar” & Upcoming Programs on Planetary Radio
The Planetary Society’s weekly show that takes your listeners to the final frontier.    
Featuring commentary by Society CEO 
Bill Nye the Science Guy. 
Upcoming episodes include:
  • 11/24: Mark McCaughrean, Senior Science Advisory at the European Space Agency, to talk about Rosetta and Philae at comet 67/P
  • 12/1: Kip Thorne, Retired Caltech physicist, science advisor for and executive producer of the new science fiction blockbuster “Interstellar”
  • 12/8: Sara Seager, MIT planetary scientist who studies exoplanet atmospheres in the search for life and Earth 2.0
Each week, Planetary Radio visits with the scientists, engineers, astronauts and leaders who are taking us deep into the solar system and across the universe, with regular features that raise your space IQ while they put a smile on your face.

For more information about Planetary Radio, click HERE.

Giving Thanks—or Miigwetch : Celebrate Thanksgiving “With Good Reason”

Posted by on Nov 18, 2014 in Featured, News, Radio News | 0 comments

Giving Thanks—or Miigwetch : Celebrate Thanksgiving “With Good Reason”

In this special holiday episode, we’re taking a look at the indigenous side of a Thanksgiving table. Minnesota Chef Sean Sherman (the Sioux Chef) gives us a taste of pre-contact American Indian cuisine. We’ll also take a look at the complicated history of the most well-known reservation food, fry-bread. And, American Indian scholars Anton Treuer and Karenne Wood talk about their food traditions.

“With Good Reason” is available as both an hour and half hour show. For more information, click HERE.

At the Table – This week on The Thomas Jefferson Hour

Posted by on Nov 18, 2014 in Featured, News, Radio News | 0 comments

At the Table – This week on The Thomas Jefferson Hour

Just in time for Thanksgiving
This week’s conversation is all about eating and the foods that Jefferson enjoyed. Prompted by a listener question, President Jefferson discusses his menus and all things food.

For more information about The Thomas Jefferson Hour, click HERE.

2 New Modules from the Producers of “The EnvironMinute”

Posted by on Nov 11, 2014 in Featured, News, Radio News | 0 comments

2 New Modules from the Producers of “The EnvironMinute”

CurrentCast and Climate Connections are available now!


CurrentCast
is a daily (M – F), 60-second radio module that:

  • educates listeners about water issues,
  • promotes an appreciation for aquatic environments, and
  • encourages an educated discussion about this critical resource.

For More information about CurrentCast, click HERE.

Climate Connections is a new, 90-second daily (M – F) module that moves climate change away from the debate and focuses on how it’s impacting listeners’ lives.

For more information about Climate Connections, click HERE.

Norfolk – This week on The Thomas Jefferson Hour

Posted by on Nov 11, 2014 in News, Radio News | 0 comments

Norfolk – This week on The Thomas Jefferson Hour

Clay Jenkinson and host David Swenson enthusiastically introduce a live performance recorded on October 17, 2014 in front of a sold out audience at the studios of WHRO in Norfolk, Virginia. hosted by WHRO’s own award winning broadcaster Cathy Lewis.

This first of two shows from Clay’s Norfolk performance and features an extended conversation between Cathy Lewis and President Jefferson, including topics:

  • Expansion of Presidential power
  • The process of drafting the Constitution and Bill of Rights
  • Gov. Patrick Henry and the Statue of Religious Liberty and the separation of church and state
  • Jefferson’s personality and how he was not gratified by power

Part of the audience questions were included. The rest of the audience questions will be included in a show at the end of November.

For more information about The Thomas Jefferson Hour, click HERE.

Special News Coverage & Upcoming Programs on Planetary Radio

Posted by on Nov 5, 2014 in News, Radio News | 0 comments

Special News Coverage & Upcoming Programs on Planetary Radio
The Planetary Society’s weekly show that takes your listeners to the final frontier.    
Featuring commentary by Society CEO 
Bill Nye the Science Guy. 
Upcoming episodes include:
Each week, Planetary Radio visits with the scientists, engineers, astronauts and leaders who are taking us deep into the solar system and across the universe, with regular features that raise your space IQ while they put a smile on your face.

For more information about Planetary Radio, click HERE.

Rest in Peace Tom Magliozzi, Co-Host Of Car Talk

Posted by on Nov 4, 2014 in News, Radio News | 0 comments

Rest in Peace Tom Magliozzi, Co-Host Of Car Talk

We here at Creative PR were saddened to hear about the passing of Tom Magliozzi.
Tom’s humor and memory will live on. He will always be one of the greats of Public Radio.
Read more about Tom HERE.

That Water in Your Glass May be Older Than the Sun – This week’s Planetary Radio

Posted by on Oct 21, 2014 in News, Radio News | 0 comments

That Water in Your Glass May be Older Than the Sun – This week’s Planetary Radio

Ilse Cleeves is lead author of a paper that concludes up to half of our solar system’s water is older than the solar system itself. The implications for life across the galaxy are profound.
Emily Lakdawalla reports in from the road about the Red Planet’s encounter with a comet and the discovery of a target past Pluto for New Horizons. Bill Nye salutes the winners and losers in risky space ventures, and Bruce Betts introduces a new series of Random Space Fact videos on What’s Up.

For more information about Planetary Radio, click HERE.

Telluride – This week on THE THOMAS JEFFERSON HOUR

Posted by on Oct 21, 2014 in News, Radio News | 0 comments

Telluride – This week on THE THOMAS JEFFERSON HOUR

This week’s show is a special “live” performance of The Thomas Jefferson Hour recorded before and audience in Telluride, Colorado with guest host County Commissioner Joan May.

For more information about The Thomas Jefferson Hour, click HERE.

Modules for the new NPR clock

Posted by on Oct 20, 2014 in News, Radio News | 0 comments

Modules for the new NPR clock

As you are aware, the NPR clock is changing. Are you looking to fill some time?

Offer your listeners a FREE new sound with Creative PR’s modules. BIRDNOTE – INSIGHT DAILY – SOUND BEAT BirdNote Daily vignettes that incorporate the rich sounds of birds with stories that illustrate the interesting and in some cases, truly amazing abilities of birds. LENGTH: 2 minutes COST: FREE Insight Daily A two-minute daily module of insightful features highlighting popular culture creators. LENGTH: 2 minutes COST: FREE Sound Beat A daily, 90-second show highlighting the holdings of one of the largest sound archives in the United States. Each episode focuses on one particular recording from the archive and provides a back story detailing its place in recording history. LENGTH: 90 seconds COST: FREE

Let us know if you would like more information about any of our programs or if you would like to begin playing BirdNote, Insight Daily, and/or Sound Beat.