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.
- ARCHIVE: “Airway Surgery in Brachycephalic Dog Breeds” (Original air: July 26, 2019)
- Canine ear infections: it’s more than just the smell
- Dangers of Strep zoo in pigs
- Five insidious feline diseases
- Serving animal shelters
- How — and if — to pet a cat
- Creating a happy place in flight
- Calling furry blood donors
- Kibble for good measure
- Calling young readers to shelter service
A daily news podcast about the coronavirus pandemic, covering all dimensions of the story from science to economics and politics as well as society and culture. Hosted by Kelly McEvers from Embedded. Approximately 10 minutes in length. Publishing weekday afternoons. Includes stories and interviews from NPR’s Science, International, National, Business and Washington reporting teams, as well as station reporters, and the crews at Morning Edition and All Things Considered.
- Masks Now Recommended; Not All States Are 'Staying Home' (April 3, 2020)
- Ventilator Shortages; 6.6 Million New Unemployment Claims (April 2, 2020)
- The Mask Debate; Preventing More New York-Sized Clusters (April 1, 2020)
- Trump And Governors Mix Messages; Managing Your Mortgage Or Rent (March 31, 2020)
- Social Distancing Extended; Grocery Store Tips (March 30, 2020)
- Trump Signs Aid Package, Epicenter Is Now The U.S. (March 27, 2020)
- Unemployment Claims Hit Record as Testing Grows — But Is It Fast Enough? (March 26, 2020)
- Details Emerge On Senate's $2 Trillion Rescue Package (March 25, 2020)
- New York City, U.S. Epicenter, Braces For Peak (March 24, 2020)
- The Cost Of Social Distancing (March 23, 2020)
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.
- The Fight Against Gerrymandering (April 3, 2020)
- How A Summer Camp Started a Movement (March 27, 2020)
- A Pandemic of Lies (March 20, 2020)
- Money Grubbers Exposed (March 13, 2020)
- The Past And Future Of Bookselling (March 6, 2020)
- Imelda Marcos Today (February 28, 2020)
- Robbie Robertson Remembers (February 21, 2020)
- On the Streets with Bill Cunningham (February 14, 2020)
- McDonald’s Meets the Mafia (February 7, 2020)
- When Votes Don't Count (January 31, 2020)
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.
- Tongue fat seen as key to combating sleep apnea
- Rising temperatures linked to early due date for pregnant women
- ARCHIVE: “Keeping Pets Safe in Summer Months” (Original air March 23, 2013)
- No substitution for making healthier lifestyle choices
- Sober curious? How the movement impacts health.
- Even taste of sugar may affect metabolism
- Running for your life
- Music can soothe the traffic-congested heart
- Millions of teens are receiving unnecessary pelvic exams
- Melodic alarms may be your new morning trick
“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.
- Florida Museum of Natural History
- Joey’s Wings 5K Run/Walk
- Celebrate Women 2020 Begins
- Alachua Habitat for Humanity
- UF African American Studies Program 50th Anniversary Celebration
- International Celebration of Women and Girls in Science
- Catholic Charities
- Census 2020
- Gainesville Black Professionals Leadership Conference and Business Expo
- Humane Society of North Central Florida
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.
- 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)
- Nanodiamonds are Forever (January 12, 2019)
- Aerogels – Lighter than a Feather (December 5, 2018)
- Nanowire Barcodes (September 18, 2018)
- From The Front Lines Podcast: Pregnancy In The Coronavirus Era
- From the Front Lines: Hearing From a Child Care Worker
- From the Front Lines: Alachua County Issues Stay-at-Home Order
- Introducing ‘From the Front Lines,’ WUFT’s Daily Podcast About Coronavirus In Florida
- Paula Poundstone on Gator Growl, Podcasting, Tom Hanks, and Touching Her Face
- WUFT’s Glenn Richards Talks with Gainesville Punk ‘Whiz Kids,’ Debra Fetzer and Mike McCoy
- Forgotten Jazz Giant’s Triumphs and Tragedies Chronicled in New Biography by Travis Atria
- Archived Interview with Tom Petty Birthday Bash Organizer, Jason Hedges
- Hippodrome Interview: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
- Morningbell Celebrate 10th Anniversary of Landmark Album, ‘Sincerely, Severely’