UPR Presents

Tuesdays at 8:00 p.m. & Thursdays at 10:00 a.m.

UPR Presents is a forum for quality programs that would not otherwise fit into the Utah Public Radio schedule. The best documentaries available are broadcast during this time slot.

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UPR Presents
2:32 pm
Wed September 5, 2012

Bioneers: Tears in the Eyes, Rainbow in the Heart

The Bioneers Radio series brings us Tears in the Eyes, Rainbow in the Heart: Dr. Jane Goodall's Reasons for Hope.

The visionary primatologist and conservationist Dr. Jane Goodall revolutionized primatology and helped us realize how close our kinship is with the animal kingdom.

UPR Presents
4:00 pm
Tue August 28, 2012

Bioneers Presents Beloved Community: Hello, My Other Self

The Bioneers Radio Series brings us Beloved Community: Hello, My Other Self.

In today’s radically shifting world, the name of the game is resilience - the capacity of both human and ecological systems to absorb disturbance, roll with the punches and come up standing. Resilience arises from building community - enduring relationships and networks that hold cultural memory in the same way seeds regenerate a forest after a fire.

UPR Presents
4:00 pm
Mon August 20, 2012

Bioneers: The Migration of Grassroots Solutions

The Bioneers Radio Series brings us Globalocal: The Migration of Grassroots Solutions.

Innovations usually arise locally. If conditions are right, they spread globally. That story is playing out around the world today. In India, human rights activist Mallika Dutt designed an elegant media campaign that successfully interrupts domestic violence live in real time.

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UPR Presents
3:56 pm
Mon August 20, 2012

Bioneers: Future Generations are Screaming at Us

The Bioneers Radio Series brings us Future Generations Are Screaming At Us: The Clean Energy Climate Challenge.

The climate crisis is a crisis of governance and leadership. Will we move rapidly enough to realign our policies, politics and economy to stabilize the climate? Creative and innovative people from all walks of life are stepping forward to address the greatest challenge humanity has ever faced.

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Burn, an Energy Journal
9:17 am
Thu May 3, 2012

Burn: An Energy Journal Airs During UPR Presents

BURN is the groundbreaking new series from The Public Radio Energy Project and hosted by veteran journalist and master storyteller  Alex Chadwick, who is on a mission to begin a conversation we hope will start our nation on the road to a better energy future.

BURN is a 4-part documentary series. Parts 1 and 2 air in spring 2012. Parts 3 and 4 air in fall 2012.

Part 1: Particles: Nuclear Power After Fukushima