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Week of August 20, 2012

MONDAY, AUGUST 20, 2012 (Listen to the archived program)
Intelligent River (Listen to the segment)
Donna London, Director of the Jim Self Center on the Future, learns about the utilization of technology to develop a solution for quickly and accurately measuring and mapping the data about a river when she speaks with Dr. Gene Eidson, director of the Institute of Applied Ecology at Clemson University, and Dr. Jason Hallstrom, Assistant Professor in the School of Computing at Clemson University, in a discussion about the Intelligent River Program.

The Youth Learning Institute at Clemson University (Listen to the segment)
Bob Schuster talks with Jorge Calzadilla, Executive Director of the Youth Learning Institute at Clemson University, and finds out the secrets of Institute's ten years of successful youth outreach efforts.

Google Nexus 7 (Listen to the segment)
Tech guys Eric Rodgers and Phil Yanov, founder of the GSA Technology Council and Tech after Five, review one of the latest Android-based tablets, the Google Nexus 7.

If Your Storm Drain Could Talk (Listen to the segment)
We'll learn about the Carolina Clear Program at the Clemson University Restoration Institute from program coordinator Katie Giacalone and find out about the impact of drain water on water quality and how you can help prevent water pollution.

Carolina Gold Peach (Listen to the segment)
Bob Schuster speaks with "Peach Doctor" Desmond Layne, Clemson University Peach Specialist, and finds out about the Carolina Gold peach.  Learn more at "Everything About Peaches" and find the Peach Doctor on Facebook.

Maybellene (Listen to the segment)
Clemson University music historian Dr. Mark Hosler shares the story behind Chuck Berry's song Maybellene. View a live performance of the song from the 1950s.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 21, 2012 (Listen to the archived program)
A live call-in opportunity to ask about insects, spiders and other household pests
Charlotte Holt fields listener questions to Dr. Eric Benson, Clemson Extension Urban Entomologist in the Department of Entomology, Soils, and Plant Sciences, and Cam Lay, Montana State Entomologist. Listeners may call in with questions or observations via the toll-free number: 888-539-8859.   Additional insect information is available at the Clemson Entomology website.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22, 2012 (Listen to the archived program)
A live call-in hour on pet healthcare issues.
Dr. Glenn Birrenkott of the Clemson University Department of Animal and Veterinary Sciences hosts Dr. Nathan Craddock of Tiger Town Animal Hospital and Dr. Tony Holtzclaw of Pickens Animal Hospital. Listeners may call in with questions about their pets' medical care, nutritional needs, or preventive treatments via the toll-free number: 888-539-8859.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 23, 2012 (Listen to the archived program)
A live call-in discussion of the Internet, computers, digital cameras, smart phones and other technologies
Eric Rodgers hosts Internet expert and blogger Phil Yanov, founder of the GSA Technology Council and Tech after Five.  Listeners can call in via the tollfree number 888-539-8859 to ask questions about the Internet, computers, new digital devices and related topics in consumer electronics.