• 2012
  • 2:20
  • USA

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Purple Purpose

By Zachary Baiel

FNSS (Friendly Neighborhood Surveillance System) delivers a report to Charles on Mrs. Smotherson, Mr. Eggerly, and Bruce & Denny. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 0:00
  • Canada

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Sensory Deprivation Tank

By Jonathan Goldstein

Jonathan Goldstein's got a knack for exploring life's great (and simple) mysteries via the telephone. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 0:00
  • USA

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Everything Sounds Episode #11: Microphone Museum

By George Drake Jr. & Craig Shank

The invention of the microphone changed many aspects of modern life beginning in the late 1800's, but today most of us take these simple machines for granted. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 5:16
  • UK

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Voices Lost and Found

By Jude Rogers & Eleanor McDowall

An old cassette, tucked away for years in the back of a drawer, magically brings a lost voice back to life. (more)

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  • 2001
  • 71:00
  • USA

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Keyboard Audio

By Jay Allison & Elizabeth Meister

This panel, moderated by Melissa Giraud, brings together two producers (Jay Allison and Elizabeth Meister) who were among the first in public radio and audio production to bring their innovation to the Internet, for a conversation about translating radio stories onto the Web and creating new art forms altogether. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 23:49
  • USA

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Decode DC #6: The Future Was Now

By Andrea Seabrook & Lina Misitzis

In January, 2012, America's digerati pulled off the broadest, most powerful political protest ever orchestrated on the Internet. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 73:51
  • USA

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When and How to Sell Out

By Daniel H. Steinberg

It’s hard enough to pitch a story to a public radio show -- are you willing to risk rejection from a whole new set of people? Daniel Sternberg talks about taking all of your talents, training, and neuroses and applying them to the world of podcasting. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 0:05
  • USA, UK, AUS

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2013 TC/RHDF Competition Winners

By 2013 Winners

Behold! The 2013 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition winners - a most stellar batch of radio documentaries from around the world. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 58:59
  • USA

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Re:sound #16: The Game Show

By Various producers

This hour: games! (more)

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  • 2009
  • 13:47
  • USA

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Silent Knight

By Andi McDaniel

It's hard enough drumming up public support for saving whales or spotted owls - but what about trying to preserve something less tangible in nature, like the peacefulness of a quiet forest? (more)

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  • 2004
  • 7:33
  • USA

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Geekspeak

By Pamela Z

The origins of Geekspeak lie in a 1995 artist residency Pamela Z participated in at Xerox's Palo Alto Research Center. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 0:00
  • Canada

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Cognitive Dissonance: Lightning in a Bottle

By Chris Trimmer

What was the earliest sound ever recorded, or "bottled"? The First Sounds (FS) project, organized by a group of audio historians, scientists, and archivists, is dedicated to exploring these pioneering sounds, and sharing them with the world. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 52:35
  • Australia

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Children of Sodom and Gomorrah

By Sharon Davis & Jens Jarisch

Sodom and Gomorrah is a hellish place in Accra, Ghana, where children eke out a living on a scrap heap of discarded computers that the West no longer needs. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 52:59
  • Canada

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The Wire, Episode 5: The Sound Around

By Chris Brookes, Jowi Taylor & Paolo Pietropaolo

Somewhere between a documentary, a remix, and a music show, the eight-part series The Wire: The Impact of Electricity on Music, reflects on changes in both the composition and consumption of music over the past century. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Big Bang

By David Polk

Two lousy-sounding atoms can't get along, cause the Big Bang, and disrupt present-day international harmony. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Gold Dust

By Laurence Yeung

What is the most expensive thing in the world? (more)

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  • 2010
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #131: The Space Show

By Various

This hour: a one way mission to mars, a Russian cosmonaut's favorite music, the Voyager golden record, the sound of the northern lights, and more. (more)

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  • 2014
  • 11:16
  • USA

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100 Songs in a Day

By PJ Vogt & Alex Goldman

One way to earn money selling music is boring: write one hit and live off the royalties for the rest of your life. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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We Can All Hear You Now

By Nancy Tyler

Yeah, they're handy, but cell phones sure are annoying. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:27
  • Canada

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Computer Drama

By Heather Kitching

The computer talk show meets Saturday morning cartoons; featuring real live computer expert, Sarah Millen. (more)

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