KPCW http://kpcw.org en This Green Earth - July 29, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/green-earth-july-29-2014 <p>On this episode, Chris and Nell kicked off the show with a conversation about the U.S. meat industry and it's impacts on the environment with Emily Cassidy, a research analyst with the Environmental Working Group. They then moved on to news items including Chines coal, Indonesian shrimp and western groundwater.</p> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 22:20:55 +0000 Chris Cherniak & Nell Larson & Mike 16551 at http://kpcw.org This Green Earth - July 29, 2014 Mountain Summer - July 25, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/mountain-summer-july-25-2014 <p>It's fresh updates on all kinds of Summer fun on this edition of KPCW's Mountain Summer. Updates include exhibits at the Utah Museum of Natural History, The Park City Arts Festival, The Sundance Institute, The Summit County Fair and a visit from Chef Meryl.</p><p></p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:13:33 +0000 John Wells & Mike 16405 at http://kpcw.org Mountain Summer - July 25, 2014 Cool Science Radio - July 24, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/cool-science-radio-july-24-2014 <p>On this episode of KPCW's Cool Science Radio, hosts John Wells and Lynn Ware Peek are airing a rebroadcast of a couple of archived interviews, including a conversation with NASA's Dr. Dalia Kirschbaum. She joined the show to talk about the Global Precipitation Measurement Core Observatory satellite; it's part of their mission to improve forecasting of extreme weather events. Author Sam Keane also joined the show to talk about his new book <em>The Tale Of Dueling Neurosurgeons: The History Of The Human Brain As Revealed By True Stories Of Trauma, Madness And Recovery</em>. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 23:28:41 +0000 Lynn Ware Peek & Mike & John Wells 16373 at http://kpcw.org Cool Science Radio - July 24, 2014 The Mountain Life - July 23, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/mountain-life-july-23-2014 <p>Hosts Lynn Ware Peek and Tim Henney started today's episode with a conversation with a group of accomplished runners and their parents. These kids have set world records and can tick off a 5K in about 16 minutes - some of them actually beat Tim Henney during the annual 4th Of July Fun Run. Next up, they spoke with Zelda La Grange, author of <em>Good Morning Mr. Mandela</em>. She was Nelson Mandela's long-time personal assistant and honorary <em>"grand daughter"</em>.</p><p></p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 21:29:10 +0000 Lynn Ware Peek & Mike & Tim Henney 16322 at http://kpcw.org The Mountain Life - July 23, 2014 Mountain Money - July 21 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/mountain-money-july-21-2014 <p>Larry and Doug began this episode of Mountain Money with a conversation on toxic work environments with Dr. Merideth Ferguson, an Assistant Professor in the Management Department at Utah State University. The show wrapped up on a much lighter note with John Keahey, author of Hidden Tuscany: Discovering Art, Culture, And Memories in a Well-Known Region's Unknown Places.</p><p></p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:19:05 +0000 Larry Warren & Doug Wells & Mike 16199 at http://kpcw.org Mountain Money - July 21 2014 Mountain Summer - July 18, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/mountain-summer-july-18-2014 <p>Meisha Lawson joined John Wells for another edition of Mountain Summer, including a visit from Greg West of Utah Olympic Park. He dropped by to talk about Western Day on Saturday (7/19). Travis English from Summit County dropped by with Paige Lindsay, Miss Summit County -2013. They talked about the fair coming up in the next few weeks. Laurie Backus, a park ranger at Jordanelle also joined the show to talk about Fire On The Water, also on Saturday (7/19). Meisha and John also gave a rundown of a bunch of other events all over the area this weekend.</p><p></p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 20:27:25 +0000 John Wells & Mike & Meisha Lawson 16138 at http://kpcw.org Mountain Summer - July 18, 2014 Cool Science Radio - July 17, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/cool-science-radio-july-17-2014 <p>Author Rebecca Coffee joined John (Wells) and Beth (Fratkin) to talk about stress and her recent article for Discover Magazine, <em>20 Things You Didn't Know About Stress</em>. National Geographic Host Jason Silva then joined the show to talk about NatGeo's <em>Expedition Granted</em>. Jason is the host of NatGeo's <em>Brain Games</em>.</p><p></p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:43:56 +0000 John Wells, Beth Fratkin & Lynn Ware Peek & Mike 16085 at http://kpcw.org Cool Science Radio - July 17, 2014 This Green Earth - July 15, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/green-earth-july-15-2014 <p>Nell and Chris were joined on today's show by Sarah Wright, Executive Director of Utah Clean Energy, an environmental advocacy group which promotes education and awareness in the areas of energy efficiency and renewable energy. Later in the show, they covered some additional environmental news items, including how much electricity your cable box actually consumes and many people it actually takes to install an oil pipeline (hint; it's way less than a thousand).</p><p></p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 20:48:56 +0000 Chris Cherniak & Nell Larson & Mike 16000 at http://kpcw.org This Green Earth - July 15, 2014 Mountain Money - July 14, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/mountain-money-july-14-2014 <p>This episode of Mountain Money has a little something for every one, beginning with a segment with author Karan Girotra talking about his book <em>The Risk Driven Business Model</em>. Dave Elvenholl joined the show to talk about Park City Pet Resort and Jared and Trish McMillen helped wrap things up with details about their new gallery location.</p><p></p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 19:55:57 +0000 Doug Wells & Larry Warren & Mike 15953 at http://kpcw.org Mountain Money - July 14, 2014 Mountain Summer - July 11, 2014 http://kpcw.org/post/mountain-summer-july-11-2014 <p>On the premiere of KPCW's Mountain Summer, hosts John Wells and Peggy Veverka were joined by station General Manager and President Larry Warren to talk about the show and what's coming up. Ryan (Cray) and Kate (Boyd) from Park Silly Market and Alissa Daly from Republic Services joined the show to talk about "recycle day" which is their theme this Sunday. Travis (English) dropped by to talk about the Summit County Fair and Katy (Wang) joined the show to talk about the Park City Film Series.</p><p></p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 18:26:58 +0000 John Wells & Mike & Peggy Veverka 15862 at http://kpcw.org Mountain Summer - July 11, 2014