Fri, Oct 17, 2014 2:20 pm

George Eberts hosts an astronomy talk with guest Bob Eichenberg. Mercury, the closest planet to the sun, is visible in the early morning hours from mid-October through early-November, and is quite the sight in the sky. The two also talk about the astronomical relationship between the Red Planet, Mars, and the star Antares, and the upcoming Orionid meteor shower on the night of October 20-21. 

Wed, Oct 15, 2014 3:54 pm


Roy Book Binder in performance at the Fur Peace Ranch from August, 23, 2014. Plus the Jerry Miller/Terry Haggerty Band joined by Jorma Kaukonen from September 28, 2013.

Fri, Oct 10, 2014 1:58 pm

Prof. Jon Barnett is a political geographer who investigates the impacts of and responses to climate change on social systems, with a focus on risks to human insecurity, hunger, violent conflict and water stress.

Fri, Oct 10, 2014 1:42 pm


PersonnelPlus is a professional employment service agency that has assisted businesses with traditional and non-traditional entry-level employment needs since 1983. The host a bi-annual banquet in honor and celebration of their partner businesses.

Thu, Oct 9, 2014 6:37 pm

Host Jackie Wolf talks with Dr. Christopher Macklin, Assistant Professor of Musicology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, who has been studying the use of music and medicine in the Middle Ages, and more specifically the Black Death. From 1346-1352, the disease killed approximately 1-in-3 adults in Western Europe. Dr. Macklin is interested in how music was employed in response to the Black Death and how plagues and art relate on an emotional and social level.