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This Earth Day, enjoy our collection of stories and interviews covering the latest in environmental activism, sustainable innovation, and conservation.

This Earth Day, enjoy our collection of stories and interviews covering the latest in environmental activism, sustainable innovation, and conservation.
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United States

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This Earth Day, enjoy our collection of stories and interviews covering the latest in environmental activism, sustainable innovation, and conservation.

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English


Episodes

The First Open Source Seeds

4/20/2014
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A group of scientists and food activists have released dozens of new crop varieties under an "open source pledge" to help fight the growing practice of patenting seeds as intellectual property. (Morning Edition, NPR, 4/17/2014)

Duration: 00:04:00


Why, Mosquito, Why?

4/20/2014
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Do mosquitoes really have to exist? The science-storytellers of RadioLab explore the history of humankind's greatest foe, and the latest advancements in the fight against them. (RadioLab, WNYC, 3/25/2014)

Duration: 00:22:00


Frolicking in the Galapagos

4/20/2014
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Reporter Robyn Williams travels from Australia all the way to Galapagos Island, Ecuador, one of the most diverse places on earth and the inspiration for Darwin's theory of evolution. (The Science Show, RN, 4/19/2014)

Duration: 00:55:00


Reaching for the Sky in Pakistan

4/20/2014
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Pakistan entrepreneurs look to solar energy to alleviate demand for natural gas and long lines at gas stations. (All Things Considered, NPR, 4/16/2014)

Duration: 00:04:00