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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.
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New York, NY

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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.

Language:

English

Contact:

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


Episodes

Fermi's Paradox. 17Oct17

10/17/2017
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If they’re out there, why haven't they come here?

Duration: 00:01:59


The Ultimate Message in a Bottle. 16Oct17

10/16/2017
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How would you compose a message to an alien?

Duration: 00:01:59


Sound Around. 13Oct17

10/13/2017
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Documenting the voices of nature.

Duration: 00:01:59


When Nature Takes Charge. 12Oct17

10/12/2017
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In wildlife preserves, should we allow nature to "take its course"?

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The Arecibo Message. 11Oct17

10/11/2017
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Reaching out to ET, in ones and zeroes.

Duration: 00:01:59


How to Find a Scorpion. 10Oct17

10/10/2017
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What makes them glow in the dark?

Duration: 00:01:59


Scorpions - Hiss 09Oct17

10/9/2017
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Don't tread on me!

Duration: 00:01:59


Helping Shorebirds to Survive. 06Oct17

10/6/2017
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An insider's look at how scientists monitor bird life after a devastating hurricane.

Duration: 00:01:59


The Canterbury Tales in Mexico. 05Oct17

10/5/2017
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Fall is a time of animal migrations and human pilgrimage. A Legacy Program from the Pulse of the Planet archive.

Duration: 00:01:59


The Miraculous Statue. 04Oct17

10/4/2017
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In Magdalena Mexico, a statue of St. Francis Xavier draws thousands of worshippers on pilgrimage. A Legacy Program from the Pulse of the Planet archives.

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Magdalena Pilgrimage 03Oct17

10/3/2017
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Every October, a sixty mile pilgrimage to the Mexican village of Magdalena honors St. Francis. A legacy program from the Pulse of the Planet archives.

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Scorpions 101 02Oct17

10/2/2017
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They walked the earth before dinosaurs.

Duration: 00:01:59


The Other Side of the Stick. 29Sep17

9/29/2017
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In the aftermath of a storm, what's bad for humans may be good for other species.

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Making a Dune. 28Sep17

9/28/2017
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Fire Island's dunes were flattened by hurricane Sandy; with the aid of snow fencing, they have been speedily reestablished.

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The Nuts and Bolts of Diversity. 27Sep17

9/27/2017
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Virtually every organism in a rainforest ecosystem is part of an interdependent web of life.

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The Polio Detector. 26Sep17

9/26/2017
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A low-cost means of detecting polio in the field is being developed by scientists, using nanotechnology.

Duration: 00:02:17


Eradicating Polio. 25Sep17

9/25/2017
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There are three countries in the world where polio is still found.

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Invisible Web of the Rainforest. 22Sep17

9/22/2017
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Tinker with the micro-ecology of just one plant, and you risk altering an entire ecosystem.

Duration: 00:01:59


Microcosms of Nature. 21Sep17

9/21/2017
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A diverse ecoysystem can be found within the leaves of one rainforest plant.

Duration: 00:01:59


Nanotechnology Meets Clams. 20Sep17

9/20/2017
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Are nanoparticles from products effecting the environment?

Duration: 00:01:59

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