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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. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

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. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Location:

Belcourt, ND

Description:

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. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Twitter:

@PulsePlanet

Language:

English

Contact:

Pulse of the Planet PO Box 919 Stone Ridge, NY 12484


Episodes

Australian Dawn

6/6/2022
Launching our new expanded format with one of my favorite recordings, dawn at Grampians National Park in Australia. Headphones on -- this is a beautiful soundscape!! The park, located west of Melbourne, is managed by First Nation Australians. Their traditional name for the area is Brambuk. This episode includes an excerpt from an interview with Alan Burns, who when this recording was made in 2006, was the park's Cultural Heritage Protection Officer. We welcome your questions and insights at...

Duration:00:08:24

Final Radio Broadcast

6/3/2022
A look back at 34 years of Pulse of the Planet as we celebrate our final radio broadcast. Pulse of the Planet will continue as a weekly podcast!! See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:12

Appointment with Nature

6/2/2022
Everything you notice in the natural world can point you toward another change happening at the same time of year. Think of it as keeping your appointments with nature. John Hawkins recorded the bird sound as part of this interview. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:51

Change of Seasons

6/1/2022
A morning walk in the rolling hills of northern Georgia takes place amid an ever-changing soundscape. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:51

Fly Fishing - Art and Science

5/31/2022
It's the height of fly fishing season in New York's Catskill Mountains, home to some of the finest trout streams in the world. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:12

Fly Tying

5/30/2022
The goal of fly fishing is to attract fish with an artificial fly that looks like a real insect. These flies can be bought, but serious anglers tie their own. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:51

Fly Fishing Skills

5/27/2022
If you can cast a weightless fly to a very precise location, you've mastered one of the many skills of fly fishing. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:13

Fly Fishing History

5/26/2022
Fly fishing is now popular at all levels of society, but the sport started 500 years ago as a pastime for wealthy aristocrats. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:48

A Rancher's Year

5/25/2022
It's branding time on a New Mexico cattle ranch, but when you're raising and selling thousands of head of cattle, there's work to be done all year long. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:12

Life on a Ranch

5/24/2022
The life of a New Mexico cattle rancher is a constant cycle of breeding, branding and mending fences. Carlos Cornay wouldn't have it any other way. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:47

Cattle Branding

5/23/2022
May is a busy month at a cattle ranch in New Mexico. It's branding time, and all the friends and family lend a hand. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:52

Pulse of the Peeper

5/20/2022
Scientists suspect that amphibian populations are on the decline worldwide. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:12

Frog Watch

5/19/2022
Monitoring amphibian populations by listening to them. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:12

Soundscape Invitation

5/18/2022
Listeners are invited to share their favorite sounds on AmericanSoundscapes.com. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:52

Long Term Sperm

5/17/2022
How are Garter Snakes able to survive 8 months of hibernation with only minor weight loss? See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:12

Garter Snakes: A Matter of Choice

5/16/2022
When it comes to Garter Snakes' spring mating rites, males compete and females chose. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:40

Mating Balls

5/13/2022
Thousands of male garter snakes are out of hibernation and ready to woo females with romantic chin rubbing and other slithery tricks. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:12

Highland Cattle

5/12/2022
How does a breed of Scottish Highland cattle fare in Westchester county, New York? See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:12

Shetland Sheep

5/11/2022
It's lambing season for Shetland Sheep. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:40

Imprinting

5/10/2022
How infant farm animals respond to the presence of humans will affect them for the rest of their lives. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:00:02:12