A history podcast covering the making of our modern world from 1206-1914. The first season will look at the Taiping Civil War, the largest civil war in history, in which Jesus’ younger brother tries to overthrow the largest empire on earth.
Pest Management Pros talk about Money, Business and Family in NYC. Business and Professional Development without the suit and tie.
Weekly podcasts from Science Magazine, the world's leading journal of original scientific research, global news, and commentary.
Nursery owner Don Shor and avid gardener Lois Richter talk about gardening from the Sacramento Valley in Northern California every Thursday at Noon on the low-power FM station, KDRT (K-dirt), located in Davis, CA. Garden questions welcome!
The podcast where we dive deeper into the insects, fish, and fossils you can find in Animal Crossing: New Horizons. Hosted and produced by Olivia deBourcier and Sofia Osborne, with art by Olivia deBourcier and music by Max Hoosier. This podcast is not associated with Animal Crossing or Nintendo, we just love this game! @beyondblathers on Instagram and Twitter, email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Insect Minute was a collaboration between the NC State Insect Museum and WKNC 88.1 FM to highlight interesting aspects of the world of entomology.
Ever wondered what happens when you fill a cello with bees? Or how robins have successfully colonised the outer-reaches of our universe? Or why the world is destined to be populated purely by female turtles? This podcast celebrates nature and the stories of those who care deeply for it. Join artist, actor and Woodland Trust & Wildlife Trusts ambassador David Oakes, for a series of informal, relaxed conversations with artists, scientists, creatives and environmentalists as they celebrate the ...
Hosts Anthony Hanson, Dave Nicholai, and Bill Hutchison at the University of Minnesota alert growers, ag professionals and educators about emerging pest concerns with Minnesota Field Crops, including corn, soybean, small grains and alfalfa. They offer useful, research-based pest management solutions. Dr. Anthony Hanson, IPM Educator - Field Crops Dr. Bill Hutchison, Coordinator of the MN IPM Program Dave Nicolai, Crops Extension Educator & Coordinator of the Extension Institute for Ag Profes ...
If you've ever wondered "why", then this is the hour for you. Sometimes simple, sometimes intelligent, but almost always entertaining, probably the best hour of radio you could ever download!
The podcast for the latest beekeeping news, information and entertainment for today's beekeeper. Hosts Jeff Ott and Kim Flottum bring you interviews and commentary helping you become a more informed and knowledgeable beekeeper.
Big Biology is a podcast that tells the stories of scientists tackling some of the biggest unanswered questions in biology.
An overview of bees and stinging insects - Summary by Larry Wilson
More than 154 million treasures fill the Smithsonian’s vaults. But where the public’s view ends, Sidedoor begins. With the help of biologists, artists, historians, archaeologists, zookeepers and astrophysicists, host Lizzie Peabody sneaks listeners through the Smithsonian’s side door, telling stories that can’t be heard anywhere else. Check out si.edu/sidedoor and follow @SidedoorPod for more info.
Life is complicated, but we love simple answers. AI and robotics are changing the nature of work. Emojis change the way we write. Fossil Fuels were once the engine of progress, now we're in a race to change how we power the planet. We're constantly trying to save ourselves...from ourselves. This Anthro Life brings you smart conversations with humanity’s top makers and minds to make sense of it all. We dig into our creative potential through design, culture, and technology. Change your perspe ...
As recommended on BBC Radio Podcast Hour. Through an awe-inspiring audio journey, this podcast series brings to life the love of bees. It lifts the lid on a world of fascinating behaviours and wondrous endeavours. Who knew, for example, that to produce a pound of honey, a colony of honeybees must visit 2 million flowers? Or that a bumblebee with a full stomach is only ever 40 minutes away from starvation! We talk to people who are passionate about bees, from entomologists to botanists, scien ...
Possibly looks at the science behind proposed environmental solutions - helping you cut through the noise and make choices that, possibly, will make a difference.
The home for Arthro-Pod,the podcast that teaches you about the weird and wonderful world of insects!
Short, in-depth review of all things honey bees with hosts, Kim Flottum and Jim Tew
Weekly insights for vegetable farmers and market gardeners who earn, or want to earn, a living growing vegetables profitably. The show is hosted by Diego Footer of Permaculture Voices. Each week I talk with a beginning, or experienced farmer diving deep into their story to find out what makes their market farm successful. I focus on farming challenges and struggles, sales and marketing, soil preparation, weed management, post harvest processing, appropriate technology, farm startup, market s ...
The podcast edition of the publication by the same name, dedicated to protecting all pollinators, large and small! https://www.2millionblossoms.com
Join Jeff Sarris as he explores the unexpected paths to entrepreneurship. From insect farming to board game trading, sports card investing to hair ties for guys, there are entrepreneurs thriving in every space imaginable. Starting Now is a show about change, resilience, and your next big idea. Produced by SPYR.
The Sound of the Fury
The spread of invasive insects and diseases through contaminated firewood is destroying trees in urban, suburban and forest areas. You can help by spreading the word about the Don't Move Firewood campaign, and sharing these funny, educational videos with your friends and colleagues. Visit the Don't Move Firewood website for more information (Spanish language site also available). Watch what you can do to save trees!
A seasonal podcast about cultivation... and life. Hosted by horticultural philosopher Kevin Carmichael. Blooming again after 7+ years!
This is more than a book about bees and their lives; the author talks about his cats, red ants, and insect psychology in general. Jean Henri Fabre also made waves in his native 19th Century France by insisting that girls be included in his science classes, so I dedicate this recording to certain young women who risk their lives or even the less important attentions of boys simply to learn. - Summary by BellonaTimes
A critical look at new technologies, new approaches and new ways of thinking, from politics to media to environmental sustainability.
Fresh ideas from the sharpest minds working toward a cleaner, greener planet
Current content form the Science News Magazine
Friends talk about facts! The F.A.C.T.S. podcast drops very Wednesday and mini fact check episodes on Fridays. We discuss the strange and unusual, the weird and wonderful, the gross and the glorious.
Hi Friends! I am a professional nature recordist who travels to wild areas throughout North America and sometimes beyond. My current focus is to gather immersive binaural 3D soundscapes that effortlessly transport listeners (using headphones) into nature and have a positive and healing effect on the mind, body and spirit.
Comedian Jonesy covers weird news 5 days/week and on Friday it's only Florida.
We meet the people behind fascinating environmental, health and technological innovations in a bid for sustainable solutions to our changing world. Saturday at 7.20 pm. Or you can catch it online from Friday.
Science Notes is hosted by Dr David A. McMorran of the Chemistry Department at Otago University. He interviews science graduates about their interests and studies.
As it turns out, everything sucks. Pullback is a podcast about ethical consumption - but, y'know, we're not preachy about it.
RRC strives to tell unique stories from the agriculture community that show the true roots of the industry. It will also show off new products and ideas from the ever evolving industry.
The official podcast of the YouTube channel Answers With Joe, hosted by Joe Scott
Arthur Scott Bailey (1877 – 1949) was the author of more than forty children's books. "Mr. Bailey centered all his plots in the animal, bird and insect worlds, weaving natural history into the stories in a way that won educator's approval without arousing the suspicions of his young readers. He made it a habit to never 'write down' to children and frequently used words beyond the average juvenile vocabulary, believing that youngsters respond to the stimulus of the unfamiliar." (Wikipedia)
Go beyond the bean and get the latest, in-season agronomic updates and advice from the checkoff-funded ILSoyAdvisor.
Inspiration to help you garden the organic way, with advice, tips and interviews from the UK's leading organic gardening organisation, Garden Organic. Hosted by Sarah Brown and Chris Collins.
The Great Georgia Pollinator Podcast is a companion to the Great Georgia Pollinator Census. We explore insect habitat, sustainable pollinator gardening, insect identification and research centered on pollinator conservation.
These 13 essays explore the fascinating world of insects all around us. Vernon Kellogg, an eminent entomologist and natural story teller, and his little friend Mary, start by collecting Tarantula Holes and proceed to observe spiders, ant lions, ants, wasps and many other tiny creatures in their daily life. Each creature has a wonderful story and it is told most entertainingly. (Summary by Phil Chenevert)
A monthly podcast where we help you get down and dirty in your garden, with timely gardening tips, information about native plants, and more! The Garden Thyme Podcast is brought to you by the University of Maryland Extension. https://extension.umd.edu/. University of Maryland Extension programs are open to all.
Brought to you by Beth Hill and Bett Williams, author of The Wild Kindness; A Psilocybin Odyssey. No Cures, Only Alchemy is about the intersection between culture and psychedelics
Lunch with Pippa Hudson. Time to catch up on what's been happening in the City for both lifestyle and news subjects.
Listen to a selection of podcasts reporting on the latest science and technology developments, looking into the impact they will have on our lives and capturing their policy implications.
Short-format, original reports from the environment podcast Living Planet - released every Thursday by Deutsche Welle, Germany's international broadcaster. We bring you stories on eco problems and their solutions from around the world - visit dw.com/environment for more.
Entertaining news and discussion about research that has impact on society and providing a wide range of science and technology news. Distributed nationally on the Community Radio Network.
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.
Where We Live is a call-in talk show about who we are in Connecticut and our place in the world.
This week on Lost in Science Stu talks to Michael Braby about endangered butterflies and how they can represent whole ecosystems in need of protection and how you can help protect them by signing up here, and Chris talks about how both toads and phones can possibly protect people from earthquakes.By Stu Burns, Claire Farrugia, Chris Lassig Guest: Michael Braby
Cult leader found mummified and wrapped in Christmas lights in a home. Massachusetts pizza shop owner used fraudulent PPP money to buy an alpaca farm in Vermont. Edible insect vending machines are popular in Japan. // Weird AF News is the only daily weird news podcast hosted by a comedian because I believe your daily dose of weird af stories deserv…
A farmer from central Alberta says a strong crop rotation can help cut down on insect and disease pressures in your crop. He breaks down the results they have seen on their farm here on Rural Roots Canada, where we Amplify Canadian AgricultureBy RRC soundbites
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A plant gene may have helped whiteflies become a major pest The gene lets the insects neutralize toxins that plants use for defense Whiteflies (one pictured) are aphidlike insects that feed on the leaves of hundreds of plants.
Insects are the most abundant group of animals on the planet. There are an estimated 10 quintillion of them on Earth. But in recent years, scientists have found disturbing evidence that insect populations are on the decline around the world. The environmental threats to insects are numerous: deforestation, pesticides, and climate change all seem to…
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FLORIDA FRIDAY - Florida woman arrested for throwing a Whopper at Burger King employee. Florida principal whacks a student while mother records it. Florida police installed a child seat instead of giving out a ticket. Floridaman impersonated a police officer in order to handcuff his neighbor over loud music. // Weird AF News is the only daily weird…
Paris is abuzz with the hungry hives of hard workers: safe from pesticides, bees feast on the floral diversity of the French capital and beekeepers hail the superior honey. But at what cost? With 20 hives per square kilometre, Paris is at capacity.By FRANCE 24 English
Connecticut's unemployment rate has hovered above 8 percent, more than double the rate pre- pandemic. But now that the job market is picking up, why are business owners having such a hard time hiring? This hour, we talk about what employers are doing to get people back to work. We hear from a local landscaper who is navigating hiring during the pan…
This episode is an absolute treat. Be sure to stay tuned all the way until the end to hear Peter perform his single Blue Mountains live over Zoom. Peter Doran is an independent Irish singer songwriter and musician. His song "Every Little Thing" has been played over 1.3M times on Spotify and is the theme for The Minimalists Podcast. Support Peter by…
Guests Stephan Lombard | Cape Talk producer Chanel September | EWN Entertainment reporter Craig Falck | Deputy Editor of TVPlus magazine See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.By Lunch with Pippa Hudson
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In this episode, Diego discusses how you probably can't do it all alone and why being likable is so important in today's business landscape. Chris Thoreau of Urban Micro joins to talk about the Top Ten Considerations for Starting a Microgreens Business. We close out the episode by letting the cat out of the bag on a big scam. Comment on this episod…
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New trend of people eating eating rotten meat to get high. Police ask students to stop playing nude Nerf Wars. Man wielded his colostomy bag at police at Kid Rock's bar in Nashville. // Weird AF News is the only daily weird news podcast hosted by a comedian because I believe your daily dose of weird af stories deserves a comedic spin. Show your SUP…
Can selection act on ecosystems, societies, or planets such that some persist and others disappear? Must such systems reproduce to evolve? On this episode of Big Biology, we talk to Tim Lenton, Director of the Global Systems Institute (@GSI_Exeter) and a Professor of Climate Change and Earth System Science at the University of Exeter. In his 2021 T…
Rich Stone, former international news editor at Science and current senior science editor at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s Tangled Bank Studios, joins host Sarah Crespi to talk about concerning levels of fission reactions deep in an inaccessible area of the site of the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster. Though nothing is likely to come of it …
Women, on average, make 82 cents for every dollar earned by men. And women of color make even less than that. This hour, we take a look at the role greater pay transparency can play to address the wage gap in our country. Advocates in Connecticut say that listing starting salaries publicly for open positions is a step towards evening the playing fi…
This is a catch-up version of James O'Brien's Mystery Hour; to join the game call: 0345 60 60 973, Thursdays at 12PMBy LBC
CCA Soy Envoy, Jason Haegele, joins the show to discuss the components of a high-yielding soybean fertility program. We also discuss application timing and nutrient amounts to help soybean growers make the most of their crops this growing season. Listen to learn more.By ILSoyAdvisor
Guest: South African-born Aussie singer/songwriter and actor, Barry Conrad. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.By Lunch with Pippa Hudson
Hello Listener, In this month episode we are talking about herbs. Now there are too many amazing herbs our there to cover them all in one episode so in this episode we are cover: what is a herb, three common herbs (basil, chives and thyme) and some of our favorite herbs for the garden. We also have our: Native Plant of the Month (Wild Ginger) at ~ …
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Spring inspections, especially early spring, need a balance of not too often, but often enough to avoid problems. The first thing you see is…what’s left from last fall. In the south, these inspections took place some time ago, and in the north, they are just wrapping up, but what you find early on will help determine what needs to be done now. Mite…
Spring gardening conversationsBy Don Shor and Lois Richter
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Scientists in the UK have developed a form of artificial intelligence that mimics the brain functions of a honeybee. The results promise to make drones and other flying craft far more manoeuvrable and crash-proof. Also, the dream of a “female internet”; and why mathematician, Hannah Fry, thinks all technologists should take a Hippocratic oath.…
Woman ran a brothel using witchcraft. Lady reported her boyfriend missing and police inform her he doesn't exist actually. Belgian farmer moved the French border by mistake. // Weird AF News is the only daily weird news podcast hosted by a comedian because I believe your daily dose of weird af stories deserves a comedic spin. Show your SUPPORT by j…
This hour, we speak with Connecticut Comptroller Kevin Lembo on his public option proposal to give more people the chance to join a health insurance program overseen by the state. The Connecticut Partnership Plan is already offered to municipal workers and school employees. But how would he pay for it? And how would he avoid frightening away insura…
Guest: Wendy Knowler | Consumer Journalist See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.By Lunch with Pippa Hudson
Guest: Ernest Page Earnest is a stunt driver and motoring journalist based in Cape Town, he has a successful YouTube channel called Performance with Page, and if you're a regular at Killarney International Raceway, you'll probably recognize his voice because he's the official commentator at all its drag racing events. See omnystudio.com/listener fo…
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In today’s episode Adam and Astrid Countee are joined by multispecies anthropologist John Hartigan jr. John is an anthropology professor at the University of Texas at Austin. In his latest work, Shaving the Beasts: Wild Horses and Ritual in Spain, John studies the social lives of wild horses in Spain and Catalonia and the Spanish ritual dating back…
This week we're re-releasing our King Salmon episode from September 23! Buckle in for a talk about the importance of salmon to coastal ecosystems in the Pacific Northwest. And we'll be back next week with a new episode that we're really excited about! To learn more about Chinook salmon conservation, take a look at Raincoast's great wild salmon prog…
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We carry portraits around all the time: pocket-sized history lessons in the form of dollars and cents. The recent decision to put Harriet Tubman on the $20 bill has us thinking about who’s on our money, and how they got there. This episode of the “Portraits” podcast, from the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery, takes a whirlwind tour of money …
Australia's government is famous for its lack of interest in climate change. Despite increasing problems from bushfires and droughts, Prime Minister Scott Morrison and his Liberal-led coalition government continue to promote coal-mining and dodge efforts to reduce the country's carbon emissions. It's all the more extraordinary then that one Austral…
Ever wonder why you were required to learn algebra, but not how to balance a checkbook and file your taxes? Although personal finance and accounting are offered as an elective in many high schools, they're not often required for graduation. This hour, we talk to Nan Morrison - President and CEO, Council for Economic Education about teaching our chi…
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In this episode, Kristen and Kyla are joined by activist Robert Miller for a special May Day episode reflecting on the state of the labour movement. Topics: problems and challenges; successes and promising starts; the future of labour; and what you can do. Website: https://www.pullback.org/research/mayday Twitter: https://twitter.com/PullbackPodcas…
Our fifth tree, the Spindle (Euonymus europaeus) is a stunner. Sexy in pink! Unsurpassed in vibrancy by any of our other native trees. This week, David looks at the secrets behind its many names, why Linnaeus loved it so much, and how it could be harbouring a worryingly dark secret. More from David Oakes as he uproots the secrets and stories beneat…