UPR Presents

Fridays at 10:00 a.m. and Saturdays at 3:00 p.m.

UPR Presents is a time slot dedicated to short-run national series, locally produced specialty programming, and the opportunity to audition emerging programs. Look forward to hearing shows like Invisibilia, Intelligence Squared, UPR’s The Source, Reveal, America Abroad, Playing Shortly, Climate One, Bioneers, and what is yet to be created.  

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.

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.

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.

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.

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