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In this image made from a NASA livestream, Hurricane Ian is seen from the International Space Station on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2022. Hurricane Ian made landfall in southwest Florida near Cayo Costa on Wednesday as a catastrophic Category 4 storm.
Ian weakened to a tropical storm Thursday morning as damage assessments across Florida were expected to begin at sunrise.
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This photograph, taken on February 24, 2014 during an aerial survey mission by Greenpeace in Indonesia, shows cleared trees in a forest located in the concession of Karya Makmur Abadi, which was being developed for a palm oil plantation. Environmental group Greenpeace on February 26 accused US consumer goods giant Procter & Gamble of aiding the destruction of Indonesian rainforests.
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Researchers say diseases that spread between humans and animals will become increasingly commonplace as human expansion into previously uninhabited areas intensifies.
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Thursday, September 29, 8:00 p.m.

Fall gardening is here. There’s plenty to do to get ready for winter: everything from canning the vegetables you grew to putting your garden
to bed. We’ll talk with Penn State horticulture experts on gardening and

WPSU's fall fund drive begins October 8. But if you make your gift early, you’ll help us reach a cake-and-icing challenge. When listeners raise $10,000 before the drive, a group of WPSU donors will ice that cake with an extra $5,000. So your contribution is worth 50% more when you make it BEFORE October 8th at wpsu.org/donate. Thanks for supporting public radio!
The Local Groove features music written and recorded by musicians with roots in central and northern Pennsylvania, Saturday nights at 9:00 on WPSU.

The show features many genres: rock, blues, jazz and more. If you're from the area and you’d like WPSU to consider your recordings for the show, submit your music online today at wpsu.org/localgroove.
Enjoy the Saturday afternoon Folk Show every summer and fall, until the Met Opera season begins again. You'll hear The Folk Show, hosted by local volunteers, Saturday afternoons from 1 to 5 (through December 3) & Sunday nights at 10:00 (year-round) on WPSU-FM.
Now you can hear Fresh Air withTerry Gross every weekday. Listen for Fresh Air every Monday through Friday at 12 noon on WPSU-FM.
The new host of Poetry Moment is poet Todd Davis. He has lived and worked along the Allegheny Front between Bellwood and Tipton for 20 years. Davis brings us work by Pennsylvania poets on Poetry Moment, Monday mornings at 7:45 and Monday afternoons at 4:44 beginning August 29th on WPSU.
Sundays at 7:00 a.m.
Planetary Radio is a half-hour program produced by the Planetary Society. The show focuses on space exploration and the scientists and visionaries who lead it. Each week’s program includes a commentary from Bill Nye, The Science Guy.
Find out what's happening in Central & Northern PA on WPSU's Community Calendar! Submit your group's event at least 2 weeks in advance, and you might hear it announced on WPSU-FM.
Check out WPSU's short digital stories highlighting the arts, culture, science and activities in central Pennsylvania and beyond.
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