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.
- Blood Donation in Dogs and Cats: Why Transfusion Medicine Saves Lives
- Why veterinarians contributing to public policy makes sense
- Ticks and dogs: an unholy alliance
- Crushing the curve on dog bites
- Planning for Your Pets in the COVID-19 Era
- The dangers plastics pose to sea turtles
- Picking plants that keep cats safe
- Protecting pets from predators
- Battling brain cancer in dogs and children
- Cranial Cruciate Ligament Disease in Dogs
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.
- The Cost Of Being "Essential" (May 25, 2020)
- Q & A: Vaccine Development And Kids' Questions (May 23, 2020)
- Fauci Optimistic On Vaccine; What's Different About Military Homecomings (May 22, 2020)
- Optimism For A Vaccine; Strapped Unemployment Offices Leave Many Waiting (May 21, 2020)
- What Contact Tracing Tells Us About High-Risk Activities (May 20, 2020)
- Indoor Spread, Workers' Anxieties, And Our Warped Sense Of Time (May 19, 2020)
- Encouraging Vaccine News; Pandemic Grows More Political (May 18, 2020)
- Q & A: Sleep Problems And Summer Childcare (May 16, 2020)
- The Government's Vaccine Push; Businesses Struggle With Reopening Rules (May 15, 2020)
- Whistleblower: U.S. Lost Valuable Time, Warns Of 'Darkest Winter In Modern History' (May 14, 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.
- Art Theft with a Twist (May 22, 2020)
- A Proud History of Asian Americans (May 15, 2020)
- Exploring Life in Biosphere 2 (May 8, 2020)
- Economics Made Easy (May 1, 2020)
- My Parents, the Pornographers (April 24, 2020)
- Innocence in Prison (April 17, 2020)
- False Sense Of Security Over Elections (April 10, 2020)
- The Fight Against Gerrymandering (April 3, 2020)
- How A Summer Camp Started a Movement (March 27, 2020)
- A Pandemic of Lies (March 20, 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.
- Social media influences eating habits
- Tiny snake venom glands, big potential
- Pushing your way to better heart health
- Wearable sensors show great variation for normal pulse among adults
- Orson Welles and mice make a dynamic duo in vision research
- Chronic lung disease deaths up almost 20% since 1990
- Secrets to a long life, revealed at last
- Depression can be identified using gut bacteria
- Dance your way to better health
- Bike it out to improve your health
“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.
- City of Gainesville GNV Cares
- Project Heal
- Lubee Bat Conservancy May 2020
- Gainesville COVID Masks
- iNaturalist City Nature Challenge – April 24-27
- 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
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.
- 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)
- Nanodiamonds are Forever (January 12, 2019)
- Aerogels – Lighter than a Feather (December 5, 2018)
- Looking For Work During A Pandemic
- When Will Schools Reopen Again in Florida
- Florida Slowly Begins To Reopen During COVID-19 Pandemic
- Drive Through Weddings, Medical Innovations, And Vaccine Development During COVID-19
- Researchers Look Into The Role Children Play In Community Transmission Of COVID-19
- Helping People Get Married During The COVID-19 Pandemic
- Florida Virtual School Provides Expertise And Resources During COVID-19 Pandemic
- Peaceful Paths Director Discusses Domestic Violence During COVID-19 Pandemic
- Teachers Share What It’s Like Holding Classes Online During COVID-19 Pandemic
- School System Provides Children With Meals And Fresh Produce During COVID-19 Pandemic