July 31, 2012

Buddhism and Science – Inner Science

A Buddhist scholar calls for a balance between the inner and outer worlds of man.

July 30, 2012

Buddhism and Science – The Observer Observed

A scholar of Indo-Tibetan culture proposes that through cultivation of the mind’s faculties, scientists can develop keener observation skills.

July 27, 2012

Cell Sounds – Death

For the first time on the radio–the sound of Death!

July 26, 2012

Science Diary: Underwater Discoveries – Scatter

Science Diarist Jules Jaffe is excited about discoveries made on an ocean voyage.

July 25, 2012

Science Diary: Underwater Discoveries – Launch

Science Diarist Jules Jaffe launches a one-of-a kind instrument into the depths of the sea.

July 24, 2012

Science Diary: Underwater Discoveries – Revelation

Shhhhh! Science Diarist Jules Jaffe wakes up in the middle of the night with a new idea.

July 23, 2012

Science Diary: Underwater Discoveries – Testing

Before heading out to sea, Science Diarist Jules Jaffe does a final test of an instrument designed to reveal some of the mysteries of the deep ocean.

July 20, 2012

Ospreys – Nest

In the Chesapeake bay region, migrating ospreys find an architecturally unique habitat for nesting -with some help from humans.

July 19, 2012

Lobsters – Home

Welcome to the ‘hood: lobsters battle it out with their new neighbors.

July 18, 2012

Lobsters – Motherhood

Imagine carrying your babies around by the thousands while swimming through rough seas. That’s life for a mother lobster.

July 17, 2012

Lobsters – Courtship

From competition to cohabitation, learn a bit about lobster loving!

July 16, 2012

Lobsters – Taste

Meet the gourmands of the sea.

July 13, 2012

Big Bang – Silent Bang?

The ‘Big Bang’ was really more of a Big Crescendo!

July 12, 2012

Big Bang – Moment After Conception

Astronomers are using information from microwaves to learn about the beginning of structures in the universe.

July 11, 2012

Mongolia – Naadam

An 800 year old festival continues from its origin as a “boot camp.”

July 10, 2012

Big Bang – Echoes in Space

Light energy from the Big Bang has been translated into sound waves!

July 9, 2012

Big Bang – The Beginning

When the universe was born, there was more light than matter.

July 6, 2012

Kaqchikel – Philosophy

In a Guatemalan school, teachers strive to educate children of their Kaqchikel heritage.

July 5, 2012

Cell Sounds – Diagnostic

Well, your heart sounds good, let’s hear what your cells have to say.

July 4, 2012

Astrobiology – UV Rays

The sun’s ultraviolet radiation can be harmful, but it’s been an important force in the evolution of life on Earth.

July 3, 2012

Cell Sounds – Listening

What is the sound of one cell singing?

July 2, 2012

Cell Sounds – Noise

“With a song in my cell?” Yes, even the building blocks of life have gotten into the act.