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RENEWables #46: Bell Solar & Electrical - Empowering Women in the Solar Industry

RENEWables A Sustainability Podcast with David Smart - September 30, 2022 21:06 - 21 minutes ★★★★★ - 2 ratings
Alexia Cooper has had a life-long dream of becoming the first woman anything and in 2021 when she was recognized in Forbes 30 Under 30 as the youngest woman in the state of Nevada to hold a C2 Electrical Contractor License, she knew her drive and dedication to that dream had been the foundation ...

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How Have Hurricane Forecasts Changed? And a Warm. Dry Weekend Ahead

Weather with Cliff Mass - September 30, 2022 20:02 - 11 minutes ★★★★★ - 216 ratings
Hurricane Ian is in the news and this podcast describes how hurricane forecast skill has changed over the year and why.  And I also provide an amazingly warm, dry forecast for the new week.

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Trilobites - King of the fossils!

GEO Podcast - September 30, 2022 08:00 - 5 minutes
Trilobites are amazing fossils!  They can be used for accurate correlation between sedimentary layers because they evolved rapidly, lived in almost all marine environments, and have exoskeletons that were easy to preserve.    Here is a link to the activities mentioned in the episode: Trilobite...

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Soggy hurricane Ian to spread north

JC Weather - September 30, 2022 03:43 - 7 minutes
In this episode we will look at the weekend weather, including the remnants of Ian and its impacts. We’ll also look at the hurricane at present and discuss a second landfall that it’s expected to make.

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Listener Question - When Will It Really Rain

North Sound Weather Minute - September 29, 2022 20:35 - 1 minute
A listener asked when will it rain enough to put out the fires and stop the smoke. This Podcast addresses that question that many others want to know as well. 

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The Doomsday Glacier - Professor Richard Alley Part 2

PlanetGeo: The Geology Podcast - September 29, 2022 10:00 - 1 hour
This is a link to the video of the Quick Clay Slide at Dissa video Dr. Alley references. This shows what can also happen to a glacier when it loses it's toe-hold as described in this episode. Dr. Richard Alley is a renowned glaciologist and paleoclimate scientist.  He is also widely regarded a...

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#094 Can the Entire World Thrive on Renewable Energy?

Adventures in Sustainable Living - September 28, 2022 10:00 - 26 minutes
As you may well know, talks of climate change are becoming increasingly serious. Updates are in the news almost daily so it is difficult to ignore. Furthermore, there are some new books soon to be published on the topic that paint a pretty grim outlook for our future on this planet.  In 2018, 8...

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Hurricane Ian starts now!

JC Weather - September 28, 2022 02:44 - 7 minutes
In this episode we will analyze the latest changes to the structure, track, and intensity forecast for hurricane Ian. We also look at rainfall amounts and surge heights. Lastly, we take a peek at what Ian might do if it remains in tact on the east coast.

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Eliot Coleman, Dave Chapman, And Jack Algiere At Stone Barns

Real Organic Podcast - September 27, 2022 18:00 - 44 minutes ★★★★★ - 39 ratings
#083: Real Organic Project co-founder Dave Chapman is joined by renowned author and market gardener Eliot Colemanm, and Stone Barns Farm Manager Jack Algiere, at the Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture in Tarrytown, NY. The three address an audience of chefs, doctors, nutritionists, and ...

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How would you like an all expenses paid, 3-week introductory summer flight training scholarship?

All Things Aviation & Aerospace - September 27, 2022 17:00 - 58 minutes
Joining me to talk about the AIM HIGH Flight Academy Program in detail are Captain Justin, the AIM HIGH Flight Academy Program Director, Air Force Recruiting Services Detachment 1; Lieutenant Colonel Kelly McNerney, Director of Operations, Air Force Recruiting Services Detachment 1; 1st Lieutena...

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Rising Stars in Aircraft Maintenance and Flight Training - Vincennes University/Purdue Polytechnic

All Things Aviation & Aerospace - September 27, 2022 17:00 - 58 minutes
Hear firsthand about the dual credit program partnership between Indiana based Vincennes University and Purdue Polytechnic for students interested in becoming an Aviation Maintenance Technician or entering a flight training program geared towards becoming a professional pilot. First, meet Vince...

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Ep. 161: The Lesmonster

Driftwood Outdoors Podcast - September 27, 2022 05:00 - 1 hour ★★★★★ - 85 ratings
Brandon Butler and Nathan “Shags” McLeod sit down with Tim Lesmeister, a man of many talents when it comes to outdoor marketing, music, and life advice. Topics discussed: Living life to the fullest, hunting, fishing in Alaska to Florida, the great outdoors, volcanic eruptions, wolves, ticks, co...

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Autumn Colors

North Sound Weather Minute - September 26, 2022 16:50 - 1 minute
The days are getting shorter and the nights longer - a signal to trees to shut down for winter. This Podcast describes how that process occurs, and where, when and how tree leaves will turn to their autumn colors. 

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Deep trough in the East to run the show

JC Weather - September 26, 2022 03:30 - 7 minutes
A strong upper air trough is going to bring in multiple cool air masses to the region this week. It’s also going to send a few cold fronts through, including one causing some severe weather tonight. Lastly, the trough is going to impact the track and strength of tropical storm Ian.

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Soybean Quality, Yields and a Preview of 2025 Soybean Varieties

Merschman Seeds Cup of Joe - September 24, 2022 10:00 - 18 minutes
Watch the video version here: https://youtu.be/5rDd2FzvXbw On this episode: 🌱Turk addresses SBOC and soybean quality. 🌱We share some soybean and corn yields. 🌱Hear about soybean varieties in the pipeline for 2025! Enlist E3 Soybean Quick Reference Guide: https://bit.ly/3r1dqP5 Enlist E3 Soybea...

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The Perfect SmokeStorm and A Perfect Weekend Ahead

Weather with Cliff Mass - September 23, 2022 17:48 - 11 minutes ★★★★★ - 216 ratings
How could a small, dying fire in the Cascades result in some of the worst air pollution in recent Seattle history.  I will explain how.  And also provide you with a very promising forecast for the weekend.

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Jamie Mitchell: A Water Sports Athlete's Perspective on Sustainability

Eco Alarm - September 23, 2022 17:00 - 15 minutes ★★★★★ - 2 ratings
This week, we talked to Jamie Mitchell, a competitive big wave surfer and paddle boarder. In an effort to raise awareness for climate change, he paddled over 150 miles across the Seven Crossings of the Channel Islands. Tune in to learn about Jamie's athletic journey and how environmental issues ...

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Ep. 16: Jamie Mitchell: A Water Sports Athlete's Perspective on Sustainability

Eco Alarm - September 23, 2022 17:00 - 15 minutes ★★★★★ - 2 ratings
This week, we talked to Jamie Mitchell, a competitive big wave surfer and paddle boarder. In an effort to raise awareness for climate change, he paddled over 150 miles across the Seven Crossings of the Channel Islands. Tune in to learn about Jamie's athletic journey and how environmental issues ...

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Dr Shaun Fitzgerald OBE - Can Kelp Forests Capture a billion tonnes of carbon?

ClimateGenn hosted by Nick Breeze - September 23, 2022 16:07 - 18 minutes
In this ClimateGenn Episode, Dr Shaun Fitzgerald OBE, Director of the Centre for Climate Repair in Cambridge, discusses new research to build resilient and scaleable kelp growing platforms, asking the key question of whether kelp forests can capture and store a billion tonnes of carbon? [Visit ...

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Five burning climate issues for the 2022 UN general assembly

Going Green - September 23, 2022 14:00 - 30 minutes
With the 2022 UN general assembly taking place this week, we thought it would be good to go through the Five burning climate issues that was identified by the Secretary-general António  Guterres These five burning climate issues are; 5. Curbing windfall profits from fossil fuel companies 4. Cha...

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The Earth's layers explained

GEO Podcast - September 23, 2022 08:00 - 8 minutes
The Earth is made up of layers - and we can define those layers in two ways  - as being chemical (crust, mantle, core) or mechanical (lithosphere, asthenosphere, mesosphere, outer core, inner core).  This episode explains the layers and why they are important for plate tectonics and more. Teach...

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Autumn arrives here, and tropics are in full-swing

JC Weather - September 22, 2022 11:29 - 7 minutes
A cold front will affect the area today with some heavy rain, storms, and cooling temperatures. A chilly and blustery few days is then expected. In the tropics we will soon have 3 named storms to contend with, one of which may be record-breaking.

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Earth: The Operator's Manual - Professor Richard Alley Part 1

PlanetGeo: The Geology Podcast - September 22, 2022 10:00 - 12 minutes
Dr. Richard Alley is a renowned glaciologist and paleoclimate scientist.  He is also widely regarded as one of the best professors at Penn State University.  Below is a list of his impressive credentials: National Academy of Sciences Foreign Member of the Royal Society Evan Pugh University Pr...

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Review - The North Sound Summer Weather of 2022

North Sound Weather Minute - September 22, 2022 09:07 - 1 minute
This Podcast reviews the historic summer weather in the North Sound this year, including yet another wildfire smoke episode. 

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Lesson 7: Do It Again

Broken Ground - September 22, 2022 06:00 - 31 minutes
An announcement late on the Friday of a holiday weekend is a classic move. And in the case of the Byhalia Pipeline it is an end so abrupt many don’t believe it. But it’s true. What quickly becomes apparent is that, while Memphis has won this battle, the war against environmental racism and the s...

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Ep. 07: Regenerative, Resilient, Balanced - Luis Patrão at Herdade de Coelheiros

ClimateGenn hosted by Nick Breeze - September 21, 2022 10:47 - 15 minutes
In this episode, I am speaking with Luis Patrão, director of enology and viticulture at Coelheiros, a stunning 800 hectare, historic estate, north of Evora, in the centre of Alentejo. [Support this channel on https://patreon.com/genncc and find more info at https://genn.cc ] When I visited the...

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Ep 15. How Hila Got Here

How We Got Here - September 21, 2022 10:38 - 53 minutes ★★★★★ - 21 ratings
Hoo boy what a treat! This week we talk with Hila Perry - a.k.a. Hila the Killa, eco-rapper extraordinaire. Oh, you didn’t know that was a viable profession? Well now ya do! Hila Perry is a rapper, comedian, educator, producer, and… an avid and skilled jungle gymmer! She does it all. Find this #...

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#093 Tips and Tricks for Eco-Friendly Camping

Adventures in Sustainable Living - September 21, 2022 10:00 - 39 minutes
Spending time in the outdoors is by far one of my favorite things to do. That is why I love living in the middle of the forest. I can walk out my door and enjoy nature without ever leaving home.  But, there are times when I do want to leave the homestead and spend time somewhere else.  However,...

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Deep Dive: Dr. Susanne Schmeier, Transboundary Water Sharing Agreements for Peace

Water We Doing? - September 21, 2022 10:00 - 39 minutes
In today's deep dive episode we take it to the experts to find out what we should know about water, security and peace.  We talk with Dr. Susanne Schmeier from IHE DELFT about how countries negotiate water agreements over shared water access. For more information about Dr. Susanne Schmeier's wo...

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19. Kerry Emanuel on hurricanes and hypercanes in a warming world

Challenging Climate - September 20, 2022 07:00 - 46 minutes ★★★★★ - 2 ratings
Professor Kerry Emanuel is a prominent meteorologist and climate scientist working at the Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences at MIT. His research focuses on tropical meteorology and climate, with a specialty in hurricane physics. In this episode, we spoke with Kerry about wh...