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Week of July 22, 2013

MONDAY, JULY 22, 2013 (Listen to the archived program)
Coastal development
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Dr. Bob Becker, Director of Economic Policy & Strategy with the Clemson University Office of Economic Development, speaks with Dr. Angela Halfacre, director of The Shi Center for Sustainability at Furman University, about her book, A Delicate Balance, and a push-pull relationship between conservation and development on the South Carolina coast.

Electronic voting machines (Listen to the segment)
Donna London, Director of the
Jim Self Center on the Future, talks with Jason Grant Smith about his documentary film, I Voted, and his concerns about electronic voting machines. League of Women Voters of South Carolina on voting machine technology. Pros and cons of electronic voting machines.

Innovations in medicine (Listen to the segment)
Bobbi Conner talks with Tom Finnegan, Director of the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the Medical University of South Carolina about commercializing new technology and innovative ideas developed there.

A unique source of biofuels (Listen to the segment)
Science writer Peter Kent talks with Dr. Mark Thies, a chemical engineering professor at Clemson University, about his National Science Foundation supported research to turn a byproduct of paper mill production into a clean-burning biofuel.

TUESDAY, JULY 23, 2013 (Listen to the archived program)
A live call-in edition on birds and other natural history topics
Clemson University naturalist Patrick McMillan, host of Emmy-winning Expeditions With Patrick McMillan, and Dr. J. Drew Lanham, Forest Wildlife Ecologist and Certified Wildlife Biologist in the Clemson University School of Agriculture, Forestry and Environmental Sciences, discuss timely happenings in the world of birding and want to hear about your sightings. Listeners may call in their questions on birding and natural history topics via the toll-free number 888-539-8859. More information and birdcalls are available online at Birds of North America and at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. For additional information on birds and other wildlife, visit and

WEDNESDAY, JULY 24, 2013 (Listen to the archived program)
Your pet's health
This informative discussion is filled with tips on flea control and other pet care matters to help you keep your pet happy and healthy this summer. Dr. Glenn Birrenkott of the Clemson University Department of Animal and Veterinary Sciences hosts Dr. Nathan Craddock of Tiger Town Animal Hospital in Clemson and Dr. Tony Holtzclaw of Pickens Animal Hospital.

THURSDAY, JULY 25, 2013(Listen to the archived program)

Due to technical difficulties, only a portion of this show is available.

A live call-in edition about technology
Is there a cure for the summertime phone-fell-in-the-swimming-pool blues? Eric Rodgers and Internet expert and blogger Phil Yanov, founder of the GSA Technology Council and Tech after Five talk about getting moisture out of a phone and other technology and consumer related topics in a live and usually lively, listener-driven conversation. Listeners may join the discussion toll free at 888-539-8859.