WHYY

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WHYY, Inc. is a nonprofit corporation chartered by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and licensed by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to operate TV12 and 91FM, the public broadcasting stations serving southeastern Pennsylvania, Delaware and South Jersey. Offices and studios are located in Philadelphia and Wilmington.

Series

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4 Pieces

Five-plus minute features on Olympians.

  • From: WHYY
  • Updated: Aug 11, 2004
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144 Pieces

Weekly subscribable series. Host Maiken Scott leads this one-hour, weekly tour of the people and places at the heart of health and science.

  • From: WHYY
  • Updated: Feb 22, 2017
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73 Pieces

Host Maiken Scott leads this one-hour, weekly tour of the people and places at the heart of health and science.

  • From: WHYY
  • Updated: Feb 14, 2017

Latest Pieces

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Tape measures and scales, calendars and speedometers are just a few of the tools we use to measure out our lives — inch by inch, pound by pound, da...

  • Added: Nov 07, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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December 30, 2011 never happened in Samoa. The island nation in the South Pacific skipped this day, to move ahead into a different time zone. We ch...

  • Added: Oct 31, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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In this rebroadcast, we look at how modern medicine is increasingly blurring the line between life and death... and how that's changing the way we ...

  • Added: Oct 23, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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On this rebroadcast, The Pulse looks at cars. They've shaped our modern lives, from where we live and work, to the shape of our communities, to how...

  • Added: Oct 16, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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Every culture, workplace, group, and family has its norms — its standards, the way things are done. Norms govern everything from relationships to d...

  • Added: Oct 10, 2019
  • Length: 58:58
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Thanksgiving usually means we’re going big — way over the top. Twice the size bird we could possibly eat. More side dishes than the table can hold...

Bought by Louisville Public Media, KUHF, KYUK, Wyoming Public Radio, CI Dolphin Radio and more


  • Added: Oct 09, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 10
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There was a time when seeing was believing — but that’s changing, thanks to new technology that’s elevating fakery to a whole new level. In an ever...

  • Added: Oct 03, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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On this rebroadcast of The Pulse - Scientist. Farmer. Feminist. Leader. Alpha male. Veteran. African-American. Hindu. Identity isn’t just about who...

  • Added: Sep 24, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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Hair can be our crowning glory, a big part of our identity, and a tool for self-expression. We shave it, style it, cut it, dye it — and sometimes,...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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You know when you get butterflies in your stomach? Or your gut clenches with fear? Or the way a gory movie can fill you with nausea? Those feelings...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2019
  • Length: 58:59