Sprouts:A Cold Midwest WInter 
Series: Title: Sub-title:
Sprouts  A Cold Midwest WInter   
Producer: Program type: Broadcast Restrictions:
Sprouts  Weekly Program  For non-profit use only. 
Summary: Featured speakers/guests:
An exploration of the cold of winter, in the wake of arctic temperatures in the Midwest.

Climatologist Elwyn Taylor explains what the polar vortex is.

Jonathan Buffalo, Historic Preservation Director for the Cultural Center and Museum for the Meskwaki Nation describes how Indigenous people coped and even reveled in the winter cold prior to gas and electricity.

Iowa resident Jerry Keyes introduces how he does the crazy winter sport of Skijoring, where you get on skis and tie yourself to your dogs. 
Elwynn Taylor Climatologist, Johnathan Buffalo Meskwaki Historian, Jerry Keyes, winter sport enjoyer  
Notes: Credits:
Sprouts is a weekly collaborative program that showcases local stories produced by community radio stations and grassroots media groups around the world. The program is coordinated and distributed by Pacifica Radio and offered free to all radio stations. For information, or to feature your work on Sprouts, contact Ursula Ruedenberg: ursula@pacifica.org.   Susan Franzen from KHOI Community Radio, Ames Iowa, with assistance from Ursula Ruedenberg, Pacifica Radio.  
Environment | Science / Technology | Society and Culture | Climate Change | Ecosystems | North America | Alternative Lifestyles | Indigenous | American Indian  
Version 1:   
Total Length (HH:MM:SS)
Transcript, Announcer Script Location Recorded Release Date Language
View Script  Ames. Iowa  02-14-2019  English 
Segment Length
File Info
sprouts  128Kbps mp3 (26.56MB) Mono 


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