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The latest from WHYY's radio programming
- What is permaculture? You Bet Your Garden — Many people are fascinated by "Permaculture". Mike McGrath host of You Bet Your Garden will discuss 'permanent agriculture' with certified Permaculture instructor Paul Wheaton. Plus: Compost, grass clippings and mushroom soil and your fabulous phone calls![...]
- Watershed moment in space exploration Skytalk — Launch vehicle provider(United Launch Alliance) and habitat provider(Bigelow Aerospace) announce alliance to launch a private space habitat by 2020. Each hab offers 11,000 cubic feet of interior space, more than individual ISS modules. [...]
- "Stop and frisk" in Philadelphia Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane — In this hour, Marty and her guests debate the efficacy of pedestrian stops, the controversial police tactic known as “stop-and-frisk.” The Philadelphia police department has been closely [...]
- Author Brendan Jones talks Alaska and commercial fishing Radio Times with Marty Moss-Coane — The icy waters of the Bering Sea are vastly different than the streets of Philadelphia. Yet that is exactly the dramatic change of scenery that a young woman, the main character of the new book The Alaskan Laundry, [...]
- After the trauma Voices in the Family — After the loss of a loved one, an accident, a major trauma, many people just want the life back that they had before tragedy struck.
Listen: On Tour
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