Pulse of the Planet
Todays' Daily Audio Program
October 23, 2014

Todays' Daily Audio Program

SciDi: Frontiers of the Brain - The Wave
How does a crowd of sports enthusiasts function like a brain? Stay tuned.
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This Month's Feature Story

This Month's Feature Story

This Month's Feature Stories

Creating the Impossible

There's a fairy tale which describes a cobbler who wakes up in the morning to see a rather beautiful pair of shoes appear miraculously on his bench - those elves are at it again....More

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Pulse Picks

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Highlight: Casa de la Trova: Cuba's Down-Home Music Salon

Although the Buena Vista club no longer exists, its spirit lives on in the dozens of clubs that can be found in virtually every major Cuban city, including the Casas de la Trova....More

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Audio Adventures

Audio Adventures

Audio Adventures

Rare birds and frogs, a cool evening breeze, stinging trees, leeches. Its all in a day's work for climate researchers in a cloud forest. Experience a day in the life of a scientist in the Australian highlands with this immersive audio-visual adventure.


Each weekday, the Pulse of the Planet radio series provides its listeners with a two-minute sound portrait of Planet Earth, tracking the rhythms of nature, culture and science worldwide, blending interviews with extraordinary natural sound.

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