• 2001
  • 29:33
  • USA

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Rip, Rift, and Panic

By Susan Stone

Rip, Rift, and Panic weaves together stories, archival tape, and sound to create a portrait of the emotional and logistical aspects of living along an earthquake fault line. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Eight Beige Floors

By Abigail Keel

A brief look at a neighborhood many have lived in, but no one stays in for long. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 78:21
  • USA

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The Story as Walkabout

By Krissy Clark & Pejk Malinovski

Smartphones and other gadgets have detached our listening experiences from the radio, and are making another kind of attachment possible - to where the stories actually take place. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:56
  • USA

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All You Need is a Wall (For A Classroom)

By Aaron Sand

A few late students help us understand why the classroom is a special place. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 2:18
  • USA

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Dawn at Chicago's Magic Hedge

By Noe Cuellar

To celebrate the launch of our new website, the TCF presents the Chicago Sound Drops - short audio works that conjure the city through sound, story, and imagination. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 58:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #92: The Water Show

By Various

This hour: a disappearing lake, a luxury liner on the Adriatic Sea, and more. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 1:58
  • USA

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Mother Nature's Blues

By Djinnie Timoleon & Alexandros Zervos

We posed the question "What would you do if you were mother nature?" to our teenage neighbors and our piece features a compilation of the diverse answers we received. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Sweet Stalking the Wild Rhubarb

By Laura Markowitz

After generous winter rains the Sonoran Desert offers up wild rhubarb, and ethnobotanist Martha Ames Burgess knows where to look for it and how to turn it into a juicy desert dessert. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:04
  • USA

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Traveling and Trees

By Pauline Kochanski

How trees affect me as a photographer. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Best of the Best: The 2011 Third Coast Festival Broadcast, Hour 1

By Katie Mingle

Re:sound's Gwen Macsai hosts this year's national broadcast, showcasing the best radio stories of the year - winners of the 2011 TC / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

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The Green Tree Dervish

By Abby Wendle

Photographer Gaylord Herron has traveled all over the world photographing different cultures, but he's also found fulfillment in his own backyard. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:56
  • USA

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A Bittersweet Experiment

By Elise Pepple and Ellen Frankenstein

Two producers explore the hungers generated from living on an island in Alaska and some attempts at satisfying them. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:09
  • USA

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A Cold Freezin Night (Inverse Winter)

By Sarah Bromer

In Tucson, Arizona, summer is like winter in Canada. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Sweet Discoveries: One Man's Life as a Dumpster Diver

By Elizabeth Delaquess

Elizabeth goes on a walk with Andy, her former housemate, and asks him about living off of food from dumpsters. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Ernie's Green Free Tree

By Nancy Camden

Under Ernie’s Free Tree neighbors and passersby pick from the free pile, the last of Ernie Winger’s possessions—recycling, laughing, crying, remembering a generous man who began life as a poor cast-off to become a neighborhood treasure. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 6:14
  • USA

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Cooler by the Lake

By Rick Moody & Laura Vitale

To celebrate the launch of our new website, the TCF presents the Chicago Sound Drops - short audio works that conjure the city through sound, story, and imagination. (more)

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  • 2001
  • 25:06
  • USA

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Tornado Prom

By Susan Burton

Susan Burton reports on Prom Night 2001 in Hoisington, Kansas, a town of about 3,000. While the seniors danced, a tornado hit the town, destroying about a third of it. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:59
  • ENGLAND

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The Sweet Tweet Suite

By Geoff McQueen

When your appetite is for nature and for unusual sounds then you have to go on the odd adventure... (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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One Man's Sour, Another Man's Sweet

By Kerry Klein

Kerry Klein brings reclaimed food to a potluck - and doesn’t tell anyone. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:02
  • USA

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Anthony and the Green Goats

By Jenny Ament

Anthony explains the economics of the Goat Farm. (more)

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