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60-Second Civics is a daily podcast that provides a quick and convenient way for listeners to learn about our nation's government, the Constitution, and our history. The podcast explores themes related to civics and government, the constitutional issues behind the headlines, and the people and ideas that formed our nation's history and government. 60-Second Civics is produced by the Center for Civic Education. The show's content is primarily derived from the Center's education for democracy ...
 
60-Second Civics is a daily podcast that provides a quick and convenient way for listeners to learn about our nation's government, the Constitution, and our history. The podcast explores themes related to civics and government, the constitutional issues behind the headlines, and the people and ideas that formed our nation's history and government. 60-Second Civics is produced by the Center for Civic Education. The show's content is primarily derived from the Center's education for democracy ...
 
The Conversations on Civics Podcast features interviews, speeches, lectures, and presentations by teachers, students, and scholars from around the world who are committed to democracy, the rule of law, and civic education. The series will occasionally include full-length versions of interviews that appear in edited format in the Education for Democracy Podcast.The Conversations on Civics Podcast is produced by the Center for Civic Education and supports the Center's main curricular programs: ...
 
The Education for Democracy Podcast is a monthly audio series devoted to promoting an enlightened and responsible citizenry committed to democratic principles. The podcast tells the stories of students and teachers throughout the world engaged in making their communities better places; learning about government, law, and democracy; and participating in the public policymaking process. The Education for Democracy Podcast is produced by the Center for Civic Education and focuses on the Center' ...
 
When an asteroid passes by our planet and leaves a trail of death in its wake, a quarter of the population have become the living dead. Twenty-five years later the zombies are under the control of the government. Citizens are chosen to participate in Project Mirror, a cloning project in which their "mirrors" are used as food for the undead. When one man discovers that something in his blood is being used to create an army of super-zombies, he decides to help his mirror escape. In doing so he ...
 
Talking Civics is a personal look at civics in action. Podcasts feature conversations with individuals about their experiences as first-hand participants in civic history and civic affairs.The Talking Civics Podcast is produced by the Center for Civic Education and supports the Center's main curricular programs: We the People: The Citizen and the Constitution, We the People: Project Citizen, the Civitas International Programs, the School Violence Prevention Demonstration Program, Representat ...
 
These video podcasts are created and shared to enhance knowhow about smart city projects. Interviews are held with subject-matter experts about best practices, frameworks and practical concepts. These podcasts give profound, empirical, and practical approaches and help citizens, policy makers and entrepreneurs to overcome common challenges.
 
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Actress Dominique Moore visits forests, moors and parkland around Doncaster to find out how young people here are using the countryside. Rural landscapes in this area tend to be sandwiched between motorways, airports and industrial parks, but there are places to escape for a breath of fresh air, if you look carefully. And in Bawtry Forest, you ...…
 
Today, we’ll be looking at what it’s like to be a government software developer, and how this area differs from working in the private sector. We’ll touch on differences in work life balance, how branches of government can affect your work, the impact of the things you’re building, and considerations for all your citizen users. This week we’re ...…
 
If we don't have enough money for roads, then what is the money paying for? This week Josh talks about how to stay informed as a citizen and he walks through the City's 5 Year Captial Improvement Plan (CIP). He highlights projects and cost that are bigger priorities then even roads. Learn more about the City of Xenia's Budgets, Checkbook, and S ...…
 
Gals have an exceptional knack for controlling the power play in online dating. They take what little power they have in their real life and employ it against the male population in a display of silent anger by denying real high value males worth listening to the ability to even interact with them. You see it all the time. Gals literally swipe, ...…
 
Flex Zone Nation! Are you afraid of snakes? How about arachnids, scorpions and other reptiles? Well, if you are, then let our guest, Mr. Clint Eller, educate you on how great these magnificent creatures are as both pets and as part of the environmental ecosystem. Reptiles aside, we also discuss Clint's professional wrestling career, his entrepr ...…
 
Foundations of Amateur RadioHave you ever considered the infrastructure that exists to make it possible to tune to 7.090 MHz, call CQ and make contact with anyone on the planet?In a world where we as radio amateurs share spectrum with radio and television broadcasters, mobile phones, wireless networks, satellites, GPS, drones, wireless headphon ...…
 
Back in January we hosted a meetup for Brain Scoop fans and ExploreAStory listeners at the Museum für Naturkunde in Berlin. We invited you to come and share a story of a time you had a memorable experience in a museum, in nature, or while exploring the world around you. Here's part 1 of 2 from that afternoon. Do you have a museum or nature stor ...…
 
This week we kick things off with GM and South Korea heading to court if things don’t get better at the GM plants. Then we chat about WAYMO a subsidiary of Google and their purchase of a fleet of 20,000 Jaguar I-Pace SUV’s in its bid to bring driverless ride sharing to the streets of America. But wait, that’s not all, we also cover Arizona’s ne ...…
 
It's Time D-Heads! This week celebrate Easter all show long complete with effects as we welcome STEVE LEE (Sound Effects Wrangler and Producer, Voice Artist, A Goofy Movie, Brother Bear, Aladdin, Newsies, Beauty and the Beast, Lion King, Hollywood Sound Museum) to the show! Steve stops in and talks about the world of sound in the movies, his pr ...…
 
Hello listeners, and welcome back to the Tech Forward podcast! This week, I spoke with Maria Salamanca, a venture capitalist at Unshackled Ventures. She was named 2018 Forbes 30 Under 30 for Venture Capital. Unshackled Ventures fills a unique space in the entrepreneurial ecosystem by funding teams with immigrant founders. Maria’s own journey — ...…
 
In episode 15 of The Red 7 Movie Cast Hemant starts off the podcast chatting about seeing Michelle Obama during her speaking tour, and how the citizens of his city don’t know how to arrive at an event on time. He also gives his brief thoughts on a concert he watched on Netflix, Hans Zimmer Live in Prague. It’s then time to get into the week’s r ...…
 
Stacy Washington, conservative radio host and contributor, returns to the podcast to discuss her position as co-chair of the Project 21 National Advisory Board. This is an initiative of the National Center for Public Policy Research that promotes the views of African-Americans whose entrepreneurial spirit, dedication to family and commitment to ...…
 
I had the pleasure of meeting cliff through a mutual friend and was immediately impressed by his candor and presence, he seemed to emit a certain warmth and openness that welcomed all who he came across and invited them to connect more, a genuine aloha spirit and mana. As I got to know Cliff better and know of his various projects and endeavour ...…
 
WTA Architecture and Design Studio in Manila has created The Book Stop, a project that reinvents the place and space that a library embodies to increase accessibility in fragmented urban environments. William Ti from the company spoke to Monocle’s James Chambers about how the design of a city affects the daily lives of its citizens.…
 
This Must Be The PlaceIn this installment of This Must Be the Place Elizabeth and David give a post-film review, along with Rebecca Clements (and also a bit of help from Trent and Casper), of the Jane Jacobs documentary “Citizen Jane: Battle for the City”. As is discussed, the film features a fantastic variety of archival footage and also has v ...…
 
Listen to this audiobook free with a 30-day trial. Go to http://audiobookspace.com/free Title: Evil HoursAuthor: Raymond BensonNarrator: Tamara McDanielFormat: UnabridgedLength: 8 hrs and 19 minsLanguage: EnglishRelease date: 09-06-12Publisher: Crossroad PressRatings: 4 of 5 out of 2 votesGenres: Mysteries & Thrillers, Modern DetectivePublisher ...…
 
On the program this week we get to learn about the Alaskan Consular Corps. We’ll answer some questions like “who are consuls?” “why do we have them in Alaska?” and “what do they do?” This was a panel discussion featuring a number of distinguished consuls sharing with us what their jobs entail and what to expect when traveling to their home coun ...…
 
If we could only find some... Jesus blessed the peacemakers and now more than ever we need some to help bridge the widening rips in our social fabric. The amount of vitriol in our culture, even between Christians, has reached epidemic proportions. Spawned by our so-called leaders and fanned into flames by an advocacy media that can no longer pr ...…
 
In this week's New Horizons, in celebration of International Womens Day, we focus on news from Blind Citizens Australia's National Womens Branch. We hear from Vicki Alipasinopolis, Womens Branch committee member, about upcoming teleconferences and projects involving the branch and its members.
 
Today on Space Radio: WFIRST comes last, Is that a cosmic ray in your pocket?, https://crayfis.io/ (As in crayfish, get it?) The end of the golden age of astronomy?, how black holes die, and of course listener questions! Join the show recording every Thursday at 4pm ET by calling 888-581-0708. More info available at www.SpaceRadioShow.com. Supp ...…
 
Dallas City Councilmember Adam McGough (District 10) talks about his fight to move forward with improvements and expansion to the Interstate 635 East Project. CM McGough hosted a meeting with more than 300 concerned citizens and traveled to Austin to advocate for the issue.
 
Our second episode explores dissent—as both a shaper and a component of the social contract. We hear from Tim McCarthy, an educator, historian, and citizen-activist; Charlene Carruthers, founding national director of Black Youth Project 100; Nate Boyer, former Seattle Seahawks long snapper and United States Army Green Beret; David McCraw, vice ...…
 
Welcome to QUIERO! A show about LatinX who want it all. Today's guest is: X Mayo is a performer, writer, and taco expert. She hails from Los Angeles and currently resides in New York City. She is a performer at Upright Citizens Brigade and is on the house team, 'Top Heavy.' X has performed comedy at multiple festivals including; 2nd Best and He ...…
 
Episode 05 – Think Big Go Far – Startup FoCo Podcast Podcasting from Fort Collins Colorado, this is the StartupFoCo podcast episode 5. I am your host Vanessa Pagan, gearing up for the 2018 Techstars Startup Week Fort Collins. In this pre-event episode, we have 8guests who remind us to think bigger and go further. Let’s get into startup week spe ...…
 
Sponsored by Rollbar: https://pythonbytes.fm/rollbar Brian #1: Object-Oriented Programming (OOP) in Python 3 Real Python Nice modern introduction to classes, inheritance, and OOP. Classes, objects, attributes, instances, and inheritance. One gotcha not mentioned The __init__() method of a base class is not called automatically by derived classe ...…
 
Hosts: Fraser Cain (universetoday.com / @fcain) Dr. Paul M. Sutter (pmsutter.com / @PaulMattSutter) Dr. Kimberly Cartier (KimberlyCartier.org / @AstroKimCartier ) Dr. Morgan Rehnberg (MorganRehnberg.com / @MorganRehnberg & ChartYourWorld.org) Special Guests: Dr. Jessie Christiansen is a Caltech staff scientist and co-founder (with UC Santa Cruz ...…
 
Listen to Lucy Bernholz, Tracey Gyateng, Rod Clark, and Justine Hastings discuss an emerging data-sharing model that helps dissolve barriers to collaboration while safeguarding sensitive data. The Data Labs project led by New Philanthropy Capital and the Governance Lab aims to make government administrative data more transparent, so that nonpro ...…
 
EP 27 Intro: Host: "Director" Chris Walker of Bj Geek Nation Designer: Sean Epperson of Thing 12 Games Chief Game Player: Josh Utley from The Omega Gamers 1. Con report Game on con February 8th-11th Issaquah (SOLD OUT) http://gameon-con.com/ Emerald City Comic Con March 1st-4th Seattle https://www.emeraldcitycomiccon.com/ Norwescon March 29th-A ...…
 
This paper explores genealogies of food, taste, nutrition and questions of governance in India through attempts to regulate the production and sale of ghee (clarified butter and it’s mimetic others) in interwar India. The idea of food regulation was itself a very new, introduced with the various health acts ratified by the provinces of India in ...…
 
We had an awesome time with Dr Rowley talking frog conservation, the new FrogID citizen-science project, and much more, over some coffee and cupcakes. After checking out Jodi's talk at the Caboolture Region Environmental Education Centre, we head out to have a play around with the #FrogID app around the CREEC reserve and creek system. We're als ...…
 
Michael is a social entrepreneur focused on building movements with global impact. As National Director of the Global Poverty Project, he co-created the inaugural Global Citizen Festival featuring performances by Neil Young, the Black Keys, and the Foo Fighters on New York City’s Great Lawn; the Festival raised more than 1.3 billion dollars in ...…
 
Episode 31 KAL, Wips, Out and About, Knitting Fail, Spinning On the Run KAL – Thank you very much to those of you who participated! Our group may be small, but as Margaret Mead said, “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.” Knitting Travels – a copy of th ...…
 
Episode 31 KAL, Wips, Out and About, Knitting Fail, Spinning On the Run KAL – Thank you very much to those of you who participated! Our group may be small, but as Margaret Mead said, “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.” Knitting Travels – a copy of th ...…
 
Chef Spike Gjerde is joined by the legendary Alice Waters on a special episode of ORIGINS. Alice Waters is a chef, author, food activist, and the founder and owner of Chez Panisse Restaurant in Berkeley, California. She has been a champion of local sustainable agriculture for over four decades. In 1995 she founded the Edible Schoolyard Project, ...…
 
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