• 2012
  • 11:57
  • USA

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Big Ship Diary

By Allison Swaim

Each year, over 100 million tons of iron ore, coal, limestone and other products travel through the Great Lakes navigation system on huge cargo ships. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #119: The Cambio Show

By Various

This hour: change. Some of us crave it, some of us avoid it at all costs. But whenever and wherever it happens, change creates fallout, intentional or not. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 7:51
  • USA

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Fidele Musafiri: Miner

By Gregory Warner

Cell phones and laptops rely on a particular mineral called colombite tantalum – coltan for short - and the growing demand for the material in the west has had ramifications in some pretty distant corners of the world. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Sweet Or Sour

By Lucas Nielsen

Our passions win out in the end when we choose our future careers. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Saul and Joshua

By Seth Lind

They play well together, but . . . (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Ten Daughters One Dairy, The Brown Family Farm

By Emily Newton

The Brown Family farm was run by ten daughters. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:42
  • USA

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Courtney and Catherine

By Katie Day Good

Two girls don't see eye to eye on what defines a bright future. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 7:58
  • USA

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Runner

By Jonathan Miller

One of the most remarkable marathon finishes in recent history was recorded in 2009 in Boston. There, Kenyan runner, Salina Kosgei had her sights set on the finish line, having traveled half way around the world to get there. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 76:41
  • USA

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Own Your Thing (Day 1)

By John Barth, Amy Costello, Jesse Thorn & Benjamen Walker

Independent producers have always had to fend for themselves, but today the building blocks for independent success - creating great work, reaching real audiences, making money, controlling your destiny - are falling into place in new ways. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Chocolate is a Sweet Distraction

By Scott Pham

The founder of Patric Chocolate finds his way to love and sweets in an unexpected way. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:59
  • USA

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A You Need is a Wall - 9

By Patrick Skahill

A master clock maker explains why he's devoted his life to the clocks we hang on our walls. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 9:30
  • USA

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Practice, Practice, Practice

By Stanzi Vaubel

Everyone knows the riddle: How do you get to Carnegie Hall? And the answer: Practice, practice, practice. But what if you practice, practice, practice, and still don't get there? (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:57
  • DENMARK

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Sweet Muscles

By Julie Thing

70% of Tamara's life is about her diet, with one aim: to become the best female bodybuilder in the country. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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The Sour Side of Volunteering

By Jagmeet Mac

Two insiders talk about the underbelly of a documentary film festival, the world of volunteer victuals. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:02
  • Australia

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Misguided Meditation

By Sarah L'Estrange

A guided meditation spoof for all those searching for enlightenment, but who don't know where to find it. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 8:39
  • UK

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The Signing

By Ellie Richold & Nina Garthwaite

The bureaucracy surrounding support for the unemployed is often mindless and ultimately de-humanizing for everyone involved. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #141 The Hustling Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: Hustlers. Some are straight-up con artists, and others are just doing what they have to do to get by. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Sweet Stalking the Wild Rhubarb

By Laura Markowitz

After generous winter rains the Sonoran Desert offers up wild rhubarb, and ethnobotanist Martha Ames Burgess knows where to look for it and how to turn it into a juicy desert dessert. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:55
  • USA

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The Smell of Salt

By Holly Smith & Paige Lee

The story of an acclaimed chef and mothers journey searching for finding and understanding success. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #102: The Animals Show

By Various

This hour: foxes, rabbits, snakes, whales, birds, lambs, and dogs. (more)

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