What's New? http://kwgs.org en Takings Law in the Energy Sector on Answers in Energy http://kwgs.org/post/takings-law-energy-sector-answers-energy <div><strong>Takings Law in the energy sector - what is a proper governmental purpose, and what is adequate compensation?</strong></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">T.U. Professor Marla Mansfield discussed her in-depth and ongoing research on takings law. (Recorded March 10, 2014)</span></div><div></div><p></p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:25:07 +0000 Jason Aamodt 57869 at http://kwgs.org Takings Law in the Energy Sector on Answers in Energy Kindergartners @ KWGS: Young Students from Lee Elementary Recently Visited Our Studios http://kwgs.org/post/kindergartners-kwgs-young-students-lee-elementary-recently-visited-our-studios <p>Last week, we at Public Radio Tulsa (KWGS and KWTU) were very pleased to welcome Ms. Henke's Kindergarten Class from Lee Elementary School. The students have lately been learning about sound waves, echoes, vibrations, and related concepts, so a visit to a nearby radio station seemed like a great way to see (and hear!) such ideas in action.<br /> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 00:04:03 +0000 Scott Gregory 57489 at http://kwgs.org Kindergartners @ KWGS: Young Students from Lee Elementary Recently Visited Our Studios Let Us Know How You Feel About Public Radio Tulsa Programming With This Quick Survey http://kwgs.org/post/let-us-know-how-you-feel-about-public-radio-tulsa-programming-quick-survey <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Here's a quick 'n easy seven-question survey about our programming. Tell us what you listen to, what you dislike, and what you wish was different.</span></p><p></p><div id="surveyMonkeyInfo"><div><script src="https://www.surveymonkey.com/jsEmbed.aspx?sm=K0MQ7f0_2fJIrvi1UYaNayrQ_3d_3d"> </script></div><p></p><p>Thank you for sharing your opinions about Public Radio Tulsa.</p></div><p></p> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 17:28:16 +0000 Frank Christel 57050 at http://kwgs.org Let Us Know How You Feel About Public Radio Tulsa Programming With This Quick Survey We Have These Nifty Thank You Gifts For Your Spring Fund Drive Contribution http://kwgs.org/post/we-have-these-nifty-thank-you-gifts-your-spring-fund-drive-contribution <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Thank you so much for your steadfast financial support of Public Radio Tulsa. Listener support for public broadcasting has never been stronger, and I hope you are hearing the difference, such as an even stronger news department, with the addition of reporter Matt Trotter, the continuing partnership between all of the public stations in Oklahoma with State Impact, a wonderful limited series devoted to health care, </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Medical Matters with Dr. Mon, 31 Mar 2014 21:37:20 +0000 Rich Fisher 57002 at http://kwgs.org We Have These Nifty Thank You Gifts For Your Spring Fund Drive Contribution Sir Patrick Stewart Recorded These Secret Messages, Just For Your Ears http://kwgs.org/post/sir-patrick-stewart-recorded-these-secret-messages-just-your-ears <p>The other day, Sir Patrick Stewart stopped by our sister station WNYC in New York City to record these secret messages - just for you!</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p><strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Kudos &amp; Brickbats received from listeners about our programming:</span></strong></p> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 21:17:47 +0000 Frank Christel 56996 at http://kwgs.org Sir Patrick Stewart Recorded These Secret Messages, Just For Your Ears Extremeism: Religious Passion and The Problem of Perception http://kwgs.org/post/extremeism-religious-passion-and-problem-perception <p><em>Kindness. Empathy. Compassion. When religious passion is channeled by a true believer, it can be a powerful contributor to the common good.&nbsp;There's a fine line between passion and extremism. That's where religion becomes angry, triumphant. God loves me more than God lives you.&nbsp;The trouble is that we can't always see these things clearly. We rely on the media, but it loves a fight. How can we tell what's true or false?</em></p> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 13:54:47 +0000 Frank Christel 56352 at http://kwgs.org Extremeism: Religious Passion and The Problem of Perception Medical Matters: Upstream Doctors http://kwgs.org/post/medical-matters-upstream-doctors <p class="p1"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Host John Schumann speaks with </span>Rishi<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Manchanda<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, author of the TED Book "The Upstream Doctors," regarding new ideas in medical education and so-called 'social determinants of health.'&nbsp;Gary </span>Schwitzer<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> of </span><a href="http://healthnewsreview.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;">HealthNewsReview.org</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> reviews the week's health news, and essayist Margaret McCartney from Glasgow teaches us to be wary of Thu, 13 Mar 2014 20:35:48 +0000 John Henning Schumann 55980 at http://kwgs.org Medical Matters: Upstream Doctors Love NPR? Come Work With Us http://kwgs.org/post/love-npr-come-work-us Journalists. Illustrators. Designers. Accountants. Product Managers. Engineers.<p>Dreamers. Visionaries. Inventors. Creators. Trailblazers. Doers.<p><strong>This Is NPR</strong>.<p>When you think of NPR, what comes to mind? Robert Siegel's voice? Lakshmi Singh's newscast? Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson's foreign coverage? Sun, 09 Mar 2014 17:09:17 +0000 editor 55701 at http://kwgs.org Love NPR? Come Work With Us Medical Matters: Can Geriatrics Embrace High Tech? http://kwgs.org/post/medical-matters-can-geriatrics-embrace-high-tech <p class="p1"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Host John Schumann speaks with Leslie </span>Kernisan<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, a geriatrician in San Francisco and author of the "</span>GeriTech<span style="line-height: 1.5;">" blog.&nbsp;Gary </span>Schwitzer<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> of </span><a href="http://healthnewsreview.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;">HealthNewsReview.org</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> reviews the week's health news, and we hear an essay from Janet Pearson about the experience of enrolling her husband in Medicare.</span></p><p class="p1">&nbsp;</p> Thu, 06 Mar 2014 18:00:00 +0000 John Henning Schumann 55549 at http://kwgs.org Medical Matters: Can Geriatrics Embrace High Tech? Water: The Epic Struggle for Wealth, Power, and Civilization on Answers in Energy http://kwgs.org/post/water-epic-struggle-wealth-power-and-civilization-answers-energy <p class="p1"><em><strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">How does water relate to energy, and the progress of human civilization?&nbsp;</span></strong></em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Hosts Jason </span>Aamodt<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and Rick Munoz speak with Steven Solomon about his book, <em>Water: The Epic Struggle for Wealth, Power, and Civilization</em>. &nbsp;As Solomon points out, water has historically been a source of energy, a means of transporting energy, and a way that energy consumed. Wed, 05 Mar 2014 15:30:37 +0000 Jason Aamodt 55488 at http://kwgs.org Water: The Epic Struggle for Wealth, Power, and Civilization on Answers in Energy