• 2010
  • 2:58
  • Netherlands

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Chain of Missing Links - 25

By Marnie Chesterton & Henry Hocking

The chains that code for our genes only make up 2% of our DNA, which means the purpose of the rest of the stuff is a bit of a mystery.... (more)

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  • 2006
  • 24:45
  • USA

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My Lobotomy

By David Isay & Piya Kochar

My Lobotomy explores one of medical history’s most controversial chapters -- when transorbital lobotomies were widely condoned -- through one man’s personal journey. (more)

Mylobotomy_pidgey Tcf-winner-award
  • 2010
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #128: The Willie McGee Show

By Various

This hour: the story (and the story behind the story) of Willie McGee. (more)

Willie
  • 2014
  • 51:32
  • Sweden

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Woman Found Dead By Lake Shore

By Hugo Lavett

The body of a woman - violently injured - is found on the shore of a lake northeast of Loftahammer, Sweden. The prime suspect? Her husband. (more)

Agneta_westerlund
  • 2005
  • 26:36
  • USA

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Chicago Hustles

By Ann Heppermann & Kara Oehler

Meet Floyd (not his real name), a self-described "cigarette hustler" and part of Chicago's thriving underground economy, where goods and services -- legal and illegal -- are sold under the radar. (more)

Cash
  • 2012
  • 2:57
  • USA

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From Green to Gone

By Hannah Ayers

A tree is a precious thing in a city...but does anyone care when a tree in their own backyard is cut down? (more)

Sd12_green_ayers
  • 2001
  • 66:16
  • USA

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Digging In: Investigative Documentary Radio

By Stephen Smith & Michael Montgomery

Radio is an excellent medium for investigative reporting, so why do we hear so little of it on the air? (more)

Michaelmontgomery_web
  • 2009
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #118: The Shock Machine Show

By Various

This hour: the untold story behind one of the most famous, groundbreaking, and disturbing experiments in the history of psychological research. (more)

Milgram-shock-box
  • 2013
  • 2:39
  • USA

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Not So Sweet on New School Lunch

By Azure Eller & Ali Lightfoot

Michelle Obama's new school lunch program gets sour reviews from Paonia High School students. (more)

Sd13_eller_sweet
  • 2012
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound # 157 The Children of Sodom and Gomorrah Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: Children try to survive in, and escape from, a Ghanaian slum called Sodom and Gomorrah. (more)

Agbogbloshie_q
  • 2013
  • 0:00
  • USA

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Making a Bitter Beast into a Sweet Meat

By Tina Antolini

How do you take an animal once on the endangered species list, and turn it into dinner? (more)

Sd13_bitterandsweet_antolini
  • 2013
  • 2:35
  • USA

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Taste of Bitter Love

By Michael James Lewis

Coffee roaster Hans-Erik discusses taste associations and developing a taste vocabulary. (more)

Sd13_lewis_bitter
  • 2010
  • 0:06
  • USA, UK, The Netherlands

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2010 TC/RHDF Competition Winners

By 2010 Winners

Announcing the winners of this year's Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition! (more)

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  • 2002
  • 20:05
  • USA

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New Orleans' Hurricane Risk

By Daniel Zwerdling

In September, 2002, three years before Katrina devastated America’s gulf coast, veteran NPR reporter Daniel Zwerdling investigated what would happen to New Orleans if it fell in the path of a Category 5 hurricane. (more)

Hurricane
  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Beer & Food, Neil & Eric: Two Sweet Pairings

By Alison Byrne

An underground supper club pairs beers with dinners, served in a Mission District apartment kitchen in San Francisco. (more)

Sd13_byrne_sweet
  • 2012
  • 2:58
  • USA

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Behind Pink Walls: In Search of a Sound

By Laine Kaplan Levenson

Neighbors on a New Orleans street corner investigate a peculiar noise that everyone hears, but no one can find it. (more)

Sd12_pink_levenson
  • 2012
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Random Ghost Behavior: The Center is Always White

By Jacob Gigler-Caro

Do spirits exist? (more)

Sd12_white_giglercaro
  • 2002
  • 15:20
  • USA

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Hollister

By Helen Borten

Hollister is an investigation into what really happened on July 4, 1947, when 2,000 bikers roared into a small California town and left a media explosion in their wake. (more)

Hollister_1947_pidgey
  • 2010
  • 2:15
  • USA

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I Didn't Know That - 10

By Jenny Asarnow & Emily Eagle

On a rare sunny day in Seattle, we walk around the neighborhood and learn from strangers what we don't know. (more)

Bo_didn_tknow10_asarnow
  • 2010
  • 22:58
  • USA

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Willie McGee and the Traveling Electric Chair

By Joe Richman & Samara Freemark

On the night of May 7th, 1951, a thousand people gathered in Laurel, Mississippi, to witness the execution of Willie McGee, a black man convicted of raping a white woman. (more)

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