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Pulse of the Planet Podcast with Jim Metzner | Science | Nature | Environment | Technology

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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.

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.

Location:

Belcourt, ND

Description:

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.

Twitter:

@PulsePlanet

Language:

English

Contact:

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


Episodes

What was once a Dutch celebration of Pentecost passed into the hands of African slaves.

5/14/2021
Banned from playing drums, African slaves found other ways of performing traditional rhythms. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:00

Pinkster

5/13/2021
What was once a Dutch celebration of Pentecost passed into the hands of African slaves. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:00

What is Life - on the edge

5/12/2021
Can we grow brain cells that can be trained to see? See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:00

What is Life - Growing Brains

5/11/2021
Finding ways to defeat the Zika virus. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:00

What is Life - Organoids

5/10/2021
Growing human brains in a laboratory used to be the stuff of science fiction, until now. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:33

What is Life - Radiobes

5/7/2021
There are times when it's difficult to distinguish between what's alive and what isn't. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:00

What is Life?

5/6/2021
It's a question we humans have carried for a long time. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:28

Dawn Chorus Day

5/5/2021
It's a day to celebrate birds' remarkable singing and listening abilities. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:28

Appalachian Spring - Poke and Ramps

5/4/2021
Springtime brings the culinary delight of wild ramps to this Appalachian community. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:00

Greek Orthodox Easter - Touchstone to a Culture

5/3/2021
For Greeks throughout the world, Easter Sunday is the most important holiday of the year. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:00

Greek Orthodox Easter

4/30/2021
In the Eastern Orthodox tradition, this is Holy Week, culminating in Easter Sunday. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:00

Cueva De Villa Luz - Lethal But Healthy

4/29/2021
If the rotten egg smell doesn't get to you, then maybe the bats, spiders, or dripping sulfuric acid will. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:00

Ceremony at a Sacred Cave

4/28/2021
Every Spring in Mexico's Cueva de Villa Luz, descendants of Zoque and Mayan Indians hold a rather remarkable ceremony. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:00

Edible Insects - Culture

4/27/2021
What you consider food has a lot to do with where you come from. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:34

Edible Insects - Termites

4/26/2021
A group of women in Botswana offer a lesson in termite cuisine. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:33

Edible Insects - Weaver Ants and Crickets

4/23/2021
In Cambodia, this month is high season for weaver ants and crickets. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:00

Earth Day - The Pledge

4/22/2021
Denis Hayes, chairman of Earth Day 1990, believes that it's time for people to integrate environmental values throughout their whole lives. An archival program. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:00

Earth Day - The Green Decade

4/21/2021
The founder of Earth Day outlines participatory events around the world. An archival program See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:00

Patriot's Day - Old North Church

4/20/2021
Celebrating Boston's historic role during the early days of the Revolutionary War. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:00

Patriot's Day - Lexington Green

4/19/2021
A company of British Regulars is squaring off against a small but determined group of colonial minutemen. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:00