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Indiana School of the Sky

Distance learning was around in the 1940s and 1950s with the science programs presented by the Indiana School of the Sky.

7 old time radio show recordings
available in the following formats:

1 MP3 CD
or
2 Audio CDs


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Play a sample episode from September 15, 0000:

"Darwin Puts It Into Words"



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About this Old Time Radio Show

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Listening to Children's ProgrammingIndiana School of the Sky was in the same genre as the shows presented by the NBC University of the Air (World's Great Novels, American Novels) and Minnesota School of the Air except it was broadcast from an airplane!

Produced by Indiana University, the show presented dramatized stories based on science subjects such as genetics, atomic power, electricity and more.

The 15-minute show premiered on October 6, 1947. It aired every weekday was was targeted to elementary and high school students to supplement the science curriculum in Indiana. In the beginning, 12 stations carried the show with about 24% of high schools tuning in during the year.

There are very few surviving shows for Indiana Schools of the Sky.

See also: Minnesota School of the Air and Your Story Parade (Texas School of the Air).

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These classic recordings are available in the following formats:
  • MP3 CDs are delivered by mail. These archival quality MP3 CDs are playable in your computer and many MP3 player devices.



    7 recordings on 1 MP3 CD for just $5.00
    total playtime 1 hours, 36 min
    Add MP3 Collection to Cart

    Click here to see disc contents


      7 shows - total playtime 1 hours 36 minutes
      1. Indiana School of the Sky - Darwin Puts it Into Words.mp3
      2. Indiana School of the Sky - Einstein Looks for a New Answer.mp3
      3. Indiana School of the Sky - Elictricity Begins to Work.mp3
      4. Indiana School of the Sky - Galileo Passes a Crucial Test.mp3
      5. Indiana School of the Sky - Greeks Honor Their Thinkers.mp3
      6. Indiana School of the Sky - The Atom Yields Power.mp3
      7. Indiana School of the Sky - What Are Men Made Of.mp3
  • MP3 downloads are available instantly after purchase!



    7 recordings on 1 MP3 Collection Download for just $5.00
    total playtime 1 hours, 36 min
    Add MP3 Collection to Cart

    Click here to see disc contents


      7 shows - total playtime 1 hours 36 minutes
      1. Indiana School of the Sky - Darwin Puts it Into Words.mp3
      2. Indiana School of the Sky - Einstein Looks for a New Answer.mp3
      3. Indiana School of the Sky - Elictricity Begins to Work.mp3
      4. Indiana School of the Sky - Galileo Passes a Crucial Test.mp3
      5. Indiana School of the Sky - Greeks Honor Their Thinkers.mp3
      6. Indiana School of the Sky - The Atom Yields Power.mp3
      7. Indiana School of the Sky - What Are Men Made Of.mp3
  • Standard Audio CDs are delivered by mail on archival quality media with up to 60 minutes on each CD and play in all CD players



    7 recordings on 2 Audio CDs
    total playtime 1 hours, 36 min

    Disc A001

    1. Indiana School of the Sky - Darwin Puts it Into Words
    2. Indiana School of the Sky - Einstein Looks for a New Answer
    3. Indiana School of the Sky - Elictricity Begins to Work
    4. Indiana School of the Sky - Galileo Passes a Crucial Test

    Add Audio CD to Cart - $5.00
    Disc A002

    1. Indiana School of the Sky - Greeks Honor Their Thinkers
    2. Indiana School of the Sky - The Atom Yields Power
    3. Indiana School of the Sky - What Are Men Made Of

    Add Audio CD to Cart - $5.00