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Wonders of the Night Sky

Telescopes for Beginners

Penn State Professor of Astronomy Chris Palma explains the different types (and costs) of telescopes and what you can do to improve your stargazing.

11/10/22 | 3m 22s

 

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Bicycling for Beginners

How to Change a Flat

A flat tire doesn’t need to ruin your ride. This episode gives a step-by-step guide for changing a flat tire far from the comfort of your home.

10/20/22 | 7m 23s

 

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I’m Your Neighbor

Lynn Anne Verbeck: Shaping Clay and Community

Ceramic artist Lynn Anne Verbeck opens up about her passion for teaching art and her belief that we are all creative beings.

6/23/22 | 3m 48s

 

Eric Ian Farmer

METRONOME

Eric Ian Farmer “Show Me the Way”

Eric Ian Farmer performs his song “Show Me the Way” at Penn’s Cave and Wildlife Park.

11/8/17 | 5m 52s

 

 

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Arts, Music, and Food

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World Kitchen

World Kitchen is a free interactive cooking class presented on Zoom so that you can follow along to create the recipe with each guest chef.

 

Metronome from The Attic

METRONOME

METRONOME features local performing artists and groups from a variety of genres playing in their own environments throughout Central Pennsylvania.

 

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Pennsylvania Makers

Pennsylvania Makers features local artists showcasing their unique talent and creativity.

 

Outdoors

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Bicycling for Beginners

This series guides new and returning cyclists through topics like bike safety, general maintenance, how to change a flat tire on the trail, and more.

 

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Adventures in Privy Digging

Houtzdale resident Frank Harchak shares his passion for digging up old outhouses.

 

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Wonders of the Night Sky

Stargazing tips, insights and more for beginning and veteran astronomers and anyone curious about the wonders of the night sky.

 

Community

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I’m Your Neighbor

Get to know some of the remarkable people who call central Pennsylvania home.

 

PA Local

PA Local

A new podcast from WPSU shining a light on the workings of local government and the services that it provides with the taxes we all pay.

 

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WPSU Digital Shorts

Short digital stories highlighting the arts, culture, science and activities in central Pennsylvania and beyond.

 

Science and Education

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Science-U

Science-U is a summer camp at Penn State University exploring every inch of the universe!

 

Geospacial Revolution

Geospatial Revolution

Learn about how location-based technologies and geospatial information influence nearly everything.

 

Mission: Materials Science

Learn how materials science and engineering is at work all around you.

 

Reach Podcast

Reach Podcast

Telling the stories of researchers, their studies, and how their work impacts you and the world you live in.

 

Elena Zavala

Women in Science Profiles

WiSci Files features local women with careers in science, technology, engineering and math.

 

Finding Your Roots: The Seedlings

Dig into ancestry with genetics and genealogy.

 

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SciTech Now

SciTech Now captures the latest breakthroughs in science and technology.

 

 

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