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Standing Room Only – From Bench to Bedside: Developing Modern Pharmaceuticals

On September 22, 2015, Science Café Bloomington hosted a discussion on the development of modern pharmaceuticals with Dr. Alex Straiker, a neuropharmacologist with Indiana University’s Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences. Dr. Straiker discussed some of the issues involved with drug research and development in the United States.

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Arts Interchange – Roger Hallas: Documenting the Photographic Event

Van Dyke with DeBrie camera during The Children Must Learn.

Roger Hallas talks about the ways two technologies for image capture combine in documentaries about photographers and how these sharpen the focus on what is meant by the “event of photography.” The act of filming photography, of framing one medium through its perceived other, necessarily draws attention to the question of medium. While scholars have analyzed this self-reflexive practice within …

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EcoReport – October 29, 2015

In today’s feature, Bob Kissel talks with Gavin Bieber, a leader for the bird watching tour company Wings, on St Lawrence Island at the Western frontier of Alaska about eco tourism and the Yupik Alaskan natives who live on this remote island only 35 miles from Russia. EcoReport is a weekly program providing independent media coverage of environmental and ecological …

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EcoReport Feature: EcoTourism in Alaska

Bob Kissel talks with Gavin Bieber, a leader for the bird watching tour company Wings, on St Lawrence Island at the Western frontier of Alaska about eco tourism and the Yupik Alaskan natives who live on this remote island only 35 miles from Russia.

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Interchange – The Shell Game of Digital Liberation

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Our program today is “The Shell Game of Digital Liberation.” Segment One: The Amazonization of Everything. We’ll take a look at what Jeff Bezos hath wrought–from enterprise software management systems to just-in-time-staffing in warehouses; from “immaterial labor” to Alexa, your personal digital assistant device which is always listening to you in your home; from Human Intelligence Tasks to inactivity reports. …

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Local Water Shows Increased Levels of Disinfectant Chemicals

The Bloomington Utilities Department notified residents earlier this month that there have been increased levels of disinfectant chemicals in the local drinking water. These chemicals are known as HAA5 and TTHM. They are a byproduct of chlorine, which is used by the Department at its water treatment plant to purify the water supply. In a recent report to the Bloomington …

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Bring It On! – October 26, 2015

Clarence Boone and William Hosea welcome Dina Kellams, Leon Parker Taylor, Liz Mitchell and Dr. Gladys DeVane PART ONE On tonight’s show, Clarence and William welcome back Dina Kellams, director of Indiana University Archives and Records Management, along with Mr. Leon Parker Taylor, the son of Carrie Parker. They both join us along with B.I.O. contributor Liz Mitchell, for a …

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Hola Bloomington – October 23, 2015

HOLA Bloomington’s host Israel Herrera interviews members of the group Teatro Vida. Israel talks to Alyssa Schroff, Cristobal Garcia,  Joseph Germano and Valeria de Castro about the group’s mission, objectives and this upcoming performance titled La Larga Espera. Locutor de HOLA Bloomington Israel Herrera entrevistas a miembros del grupo Teatro Vida. Israel habla con Alyssa Schroff, Cristobal Garcia y Joseph …

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Standing Room Only – The Candidates’ Forum

On September 29, 2015, the League of Women Voters of Bloomington and Monroe County hosted two candidate forums, the first with mayoral candidates John Hamilton and John Turnbull, the second with City Council At Large candidates Tim Mayer, Jennifer Mickel, Andy Ruff, Susan Sandberg and Scott Tibbs. Audience questions formed the basis of the discussion, facilitated by a panel composed …

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bloomingOUT – October 22, 2015

Join hosts Ryne Shadday and Megan McCullough for a roundup of this week’s latest and greatest LGBT headlines, ranging in topic from sports and politics to television shows. The music this week was “Jack London” by Kerchief, “She Ain’t Mine” by Yoko & the Oh No’s, and “Snakeskin” by Deerhunter. Hosts Ryne Shadday and Megan McCullough Executive Producer Joe Crawford …

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