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Each weekday, Pulse of the Planet provides its listeners with a two-minute sound portrait of Planet Earth, tracking the rhythms of nature, culture and science worldwide and blending interviews and extraordinary natural sound. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Each weekday, Pulse of the Planet provides its listeners with a two-minute sound portrait of Planet Earth, tracking the rhythms of nature, culture and science worldwide and blending interviews and extraordinary natural sound. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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Belcourt, ND

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Each weekday, Pulse of the Planet provides its listeners with a two-minute sound portrait of Planet Earth, tracking the rhythms of nature, culture and science worldwide and blending interviews and extraordinary natural sound. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Twitter:

@PulsePlanet

Language:

English

Contact:

Pulse of the Planet PO Box 919 Stone Ridge, NY 12484


Episodes

The Acoustics of Teakettles

1/20/2022
How does a tea kettle make its whistling sound? The answer isn't as simple as it may seem. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:45

Removing Nanoparticles

1/19/2022
A new water-purifying technology may provide a way to remove nanoparticles from our waterways. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:49

Recovering Waste Products from Contaminated Water

1/18/2022
Is it possible to both clean up contaminated water and reclaim useful elements from the waste? See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:03:02

Revolutionizing Water Treatment

1/17/2022
A new invention could revolutionize the way we treat contaminated water. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:03:24

Cleaning Up Water with the Power of a Tornado

1/14/2022
One of nature's most destructive forces has inspired a new technology. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:03:15

Tornadic One-Pass

1/13/2022
The power of a tornado offers a possible solution to clean polluted waterways. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:51

A Ritual Visit

1/12/2022
Hatsumode is the ritual first visit of the year to a Japanese Shinto or Buddhist temple. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:45

In the Presence of Royalty

1/11/2022
Haitian Vodou is a source of strength and solace to its followers, in the face of widespread poverty and despair. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:03:37

Dancing the Machete

1/10/2022
The ritual of Coupez Gateau is one of the ways the celebration of Epiphany has been incorporated into Haitian Vodou. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:12

Day of the Kings

1/7/2022
In Haiti, the feast of the Epiphany is celebrated in both Catholic and Vodou traditions. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:03:01

Day of the Kings

1/7/2022
In Haiti, the feast of the Epiphany is celebrated in both Catholic and Vodou traditions. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:52

Food Fit For Kings

1/6/2022
Three Kings Day is a festival for the palate. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:12

Twelfth Night

1/5/2022
It's said that at midnight on Twelfth Night, farm animals start talking. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:12

Mummers Parade - History

1/4/2022
The flamboyance of the Mummers' Parade arose from the masquerade balls of Philadelphia society. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:13

Mummers Parade - String Bands

1/3/2022
Revered in Philadelphia since 1902. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:07

Year End Fire Watch

12/31/2021
"Be careful with fire!" is the call heard throughout Tokyo neighborhoods on the last two evenings of the year. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:12

Weddell Seal Pups

12/30/2021
This month, Weddell seals are giving birth to their young and starting to give swimming lessons. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:03:21

Rocky Mountain Elk

12/29/2021
Elk have to race against time for food between their mating season and the onset of winter. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:03:33

Caribou and Lichen

12/28/2021
In the winter, caribou paw the ground to get at their favorite dish. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:03:20

Kwanzaa - Honoring Ancient Roots

12/27/2021
This week, millions of people around the world celebrate Kwanzaa, a relatively new holiday with roots in the ancient harvest festivals of Africa. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:45