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Pulse of the Planet Podcast with Jim Metzner | Science | Nature | Environment | Technology

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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.

Location:

Kingston, NY

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.

Twitter:

@PulsePlanet

Language:

English


Episodes
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The Half-Deaf Recordist

6/13/2024
One of the best nature sound recordists in the world doesn't actually hear much of what he's recording! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:05:28

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Secrets of Soil

5/17/2024
Not only does it support virtually every tree, plant and crop on earth, soil can also help control toxic waste and help mitigate climate change. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:27

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Songs of Our Mothers

5/12/2024
I spent a few weeks asking people what songs their mothers sang to them when they were kids. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:08:04

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The Bird Lady

4/17/2024
If you find an injured or orphaned bird, who're you going to call? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:09:45

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St Patricks Day Special - Irish Storyteller Eddie Lenihan

3/16/2024
Here's a story to curl up with on a chilly night - a visit with the "Other Crowd," told by a master storyteller. You'll never think of leprechauns the same way again! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:20:53

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All Birds Great and Small

2/17/2024
For the past twenty years, wildlife bird rehabilitator Annie Mardiney has rescued thousands of birds. "They're hungry all the time!" Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:15:04

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Sacred Ground and the Little Brother of War

1/16/2024
A conversation with Hutke Fields, the Principal Chief of the Natchez Nation. "You have to listen to everything, including Mother Earth" A taste of the Natchez Language, the no-holds-barred game of Stickball, and what it feels like to be chosen. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:13:35

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Remembering Where We’re From – the Maori of Aotearoa

1/8/2024
New Zealand's Maori are a living example to indigenous peoples worldwide of how to reclaim and rediscover their rich cultural heritage and their land. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:22:59

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Hatsumode

1/7/2024
Hatsumode is the ritual first visit of the year to a Japanese Shinto or Buddhist temple. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:30

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Day of the Kings

1/6/2024
In Haiti, the feast of the Epiphany is celebrated in both Catholic and Vodou traditions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:30

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Food Fit For Kings

1/5/2024
Three Kings Day is a festival for the palate. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:29

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Mummers Parade - History

1/2/2024
The flamboyance of the Mummers' Parade arose from the masquerade balls of Philadelphia society. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:30

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Mummers Parade - String Bands

1/1/2024
Revered in Philadelphia since 1902. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:30

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Hogmanay

12/31/2023
According to Scottish legend, visitors to your door on the night of Hogamanay, will determine your luck for the New Year. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:30

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Tokyo's Year End Fire Watch

12/30/2023
"Be careful with fire!" is the call heard throughout Tokyo neighborhoods on the last two evenings of the year. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:30

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Parranda

12/28/2023
Christmas caroling - Puerto Rican Style! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:30

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Roots of Christmas

12/25/2023
Some of our most enduring Christmas traditions date back to the pre-Christian era. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:30

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Christmas Eve in Woodstock

12/24/2023
In "the most famous small town in the world", how will Santa arrive this year? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:30

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Remembering Where We’re From – the Maori of Aotearoa

12/17/2023
New Zealand's Maori are a living example to indigenous peoples worldwide of how to reclaim and rediscover their rich cultural heritage and their land. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:22:59

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Las Posadas

12/16/2023
Commemorating Mary and Joseph's search for lodging in Bethlehem. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:02:30