Airs Saturdays from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
A call-in radio show featuring experts from the UF Veterinary Hospitals speaking on a variety of animal health-related topics. The show, hosted by Dana Hill of WUFT, features UF faculty clinicians, who speak about common veterinary problems in their area of expertise. Listeners can call in to 352-392-8989 with questions related to the topic being discussed.
- Help in the fight against canine mast cell tumors
- Steps in treating equine back pain
- Urine Tests: What They Can Reveal About Your Pet’s Health” (Archive from March 20, 2020)
- Tackling chronic kidney disease in cats
- Breaking the sad cycle of allergies to cats
- Another win for canine hypothyroidism
- Chasing down boxer heart disease
- What’s causing catastrophic injuries in racehorses?
- Current Issues in Manatee Health
- Treating the life aquatic
Make sense of the day. Every weekday afternoon, Kelly McEvers and the hosts of NPR’s All Things Considered — Ailsa Chang, Audie Cornish, Mary Louise Kelly and Ari Shapiro — help you consider the major stories of the day in less than 15 minutes, featuring the reporting and storytelling resources of NPR.
- With All U.S. Adults Eligible, How Can More Be Convinced To Get Vaccinated? (April 19, 2021)
- BONUS: Workin' 9 To 5 (April 18, 2021)
- What Amazon's Defeat Of Union Effort Means For The Future Of American Labor (April 16, 2021)
- 'I Wish There Was An Easy Ending:' Afghanistan's Murky Future After Longest U.S. War (April 15, 2021)
- Minneapolis Lives In 'A State Of Continuous Trauma' After Another Police Killing (April 14, 2021)
- The J & J Pause, Explained — And What It Means For The U.S. Vaccination Effort (April 13, 2021)
- The Biden Administration's Women-Led Push For Investment In 'Care Infrastructure' (April 12, 2021)
- BONUS: 'We Already Belong' (April 11, 2021)
- As Anti-Trans Bills Advance, Trans Journalists Weigh In On 'Privilege' Of Reporting (April 9, 2021)
- Within Biden's Infrastructure Plan Lies An Agenda To Address Climate Change (April 8, 2021)
Documentaries serve as a way to examine an event, person or significant development in our history or from the current day. Award-winning filmmakers all over the world have taken facts and assembled them into stories that captivate audiences in deep and meaningful ways.
“Documentary of the Week,” which airs every Friday morning, during Morning Edition, is a weekly segment highlighting notable non-fiction films from around the world.
Produced by WNYC in New York City, “Documentary of the Week” provides a brief overview of stories in all topics for different ages.
It comes to WUFT with generous support from the family of Dr. Norman Holland, who was an Eminent Scholar in the UF College of Liberal Arts and Sciences English Department, and a longtime Gainesville resident. A literary and film critic, Holland wrote extensively about films for WBUR in Boston. His website www.asharperfocus.com contains more than 100 of his film reviews.
We are deeply grateful to the family of Dr. Holland and WNYC for allowing WUFT to broadcast “Documentary of the Week” every Friday at 9:49 a.m.
- Seeking Justice in 'Down a Dark Stairwell' (April 16, 2021)
- Profiling Oliver Sacks (April 9, 2021)
- The Rise and Fall of WeWork (April 2, 2021)
- 'Tina' Captures the Singer’s Power and Vulnerability (March 26, 2021)
- Exploring the College Admissions Scandal in Operation Varsity Blues' (March 19, 2021)
- Remembering 'When We Were Kings' Director Leon Gast (March 12, 2021)
- 'Made You Look' Tells a Twisting Tale of Art Forgery (March 5, 2021)
- Why Are Evangelicals Focused on Israel? (February 26, 2021)
- A Kenyan Journalist Turns to Politics in 'Softie' (February 19, 2021)
- 'Black Art' Explores a Hidden History (February 12, 2021)
Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ in a Minute is a one-minute long radio show that shares practical tips on Florida-Friendly Landscaping™. Based on University of Florida horticultural research, the show airs twice every weekday and all shows are supported with helpful online links for more information.
Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ in a Minute is brought to you by the UF/IFAS Extension Florida-Friendly Landscaping™ program in cooperation with the Florida Department of Environmental Protection.
The show is hosted by Tom Wichman.Listen Now
This podcast hosted by Ryan Vasquez, WUFT Multimedia News Manager, provides an update on Florida’s response to coronavirus, with a particular focus on north central Florida.Listen Now
Airs twice a day on weekdays, once during Morning Edition and after the PBS NewsHour on WUFT 89.1 and 90.1
Health in a Heartbeat is a credible source of health information that inspires and informs listeners and satisfies their growing appetite for news they can use. For more than 10 years Health in a Heartbeat has offered a daily dose of medical wisdom.
Produced by the UF Health and WUFT-FM.
- No flu season this year, thanks to COVID-19 precautions
- Sleep consistency is important
- No exercise heightens risk of instant death
- Gestational diabetes may raise health risks later in life
- Apples, tomatoes can help ex-smokers’ lungs
- Easy ways to ease eye strain
- CDC says wearing two masks better to prevent coronavirus transmission
- Dogs are teaching machines a few tricks in disease detection
- Dad bod may be more dangerous than desirable
- The surprising link between vitamin D and COVID-19
“Tell Me About It” is a weekly audio storytelling series hosted by Sue Wagner, WUFT community relations coordinator, focusing on events, organizations and research projects by those that helped create them and those that have benefited.
- Peaceful Paths Power of the Purse and Food Truck Rally Events
- Gainesville Thrives!
- Keep Alachua County Beautiful Great American Cleanup
- HOPE HOrses Helping PEople
- League of Women Voters of Alachua County Climate Change Webinar
- Pints and Predators
- GRACE Marketplace
- Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art
- WUFT’s Greater Good
- Florida Museum of Natural History </br>“Survival of the Slowest” Exhibit
A daily roundup of important Florida stories curated by WUFT’s The Point newsletter team and produced for audio by students at the University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications.
- The Point Podcast 04-19-2021 (April 19, 2021)
- The Point Podcast 04-16-2021 (April 16, 2021)
- The Point Podcast 04-15-2021 (April 15, 2021)
- The Point Podcast 04-14-2021 (April 14, 2021)
- The Point Podcast 04-13-2021 (April 13, 2021)
- The Point Podcast 04-12-2021 (April 12, 2021)
- The Point Podcast 04-09-2021 (April 9, 2021)
- The Point Podcast 04-08-2021 (April 8, 2021)
- The Point Podcast 04-07-2021 (April 7, 2021)
- The Point Podcast 04-06-2021 (April 6, 2021)
Airs Fridays at 1:58 p.m.
Step into the world of nanotechnology with Tiny Tech. Tiny Tech is a series of radio modules focusing on the science and engineering of the very small. Each module presents an aspect of nanoscale objects, ranging from the effects of size on chemical and physical properties to new technological applications in fields as diverse as electronic devices and medicine.
Tiny Tech is a production of WUFT-FM with funding provided by the National Science Foundation. Modules are written by faculty and students, who carry out research on the chemistry of nanotechnology at the University of Florida, Johns Hopkins University, the Unversity of Texas, Dallas and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
- Nanotube Recycling of Electronic Waste (September 2, 2020)
- Antibacterial Nanostructures (May 26, 2020)
- Chemical Bonding on Video (April 7, 2020)
- 3D Nanoprinting with an Electron Beam Pen (January 15, 2020)
- Molecules and the Modern-Day Sherlock Holmes (January 8, 2020)
- The Blue of a Spider (October 11, 2019)
- Nanodentistry (September 27, 2019)
- The Nanotechnology of Batteries (August 7, 2019)
- The Incredible Shrinking Gel (May 10, 2019)
- Photothermal Therapy – Can You Take the Heat? (May 3, 2019)
A podcast from the University of Florida looking at the challenges and triumphs that come with a life in academia and research.
Hosted by Dr. Kyla McMullen & Dr. Jeremy Waisome.
- Shedding New Light on a Lost Chapter of American History (February 15, 2021)
- Overcoming the Odds and Realizing Dental Dreams (January 27, 2021)
- Paying it Forward: Inspiring Middle School Students to be Unstoppable (January 14, 2021)
- Empowering Older Adults to Keep their Independence (December 17, 2020)
- Fostering Diversity & Inclusion in Veterinary Medicine (December 8, 2020)
- Creating Inclusive Education through Technology (November 18, 2020)
- Communicating the Impact of the Honey Bee (November 11, 2020)
- Featured Re-Release: Uncovering Buried History (October 28, 2020)
- Uncovering Buried History (June 23, 2020)
- Underlining a Need for Diversity (June 16, 2020)
- ‘Whose Line?’s’ Brad Sherwood & Colin Mochrie Bring Improv to Zoom for The Hipp at Home
- Once The Prime Suspect, Ed Humphrey Was Left To Lead Life With A Tainted Reputation
- A Sister’s Dream Came True In The Worst Possible Way
- The Victims’ Stories Haunt A Young Reporter: ‘They Were Like Me’
- Three Decades Later, A Box Of Tragedies Reveals The Fear That Gripped Gainesville
- Archer Road Became Elm Street As Screaming Headlines Thrust Gainesville Into The Spotlight
- 4 Days, 5 Murders: 30 Years Later, Gainesville Copes With The Legacy Of Tragedy
- A Wall Reminds Gainesville Of The Scars It Will Forever Bear
- What Will Be Forever Changed As a Result of COVID-19?
- Florida Front Line Workers New And Old Deal With New Challenges Due To COVID-19