• 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)

Wikiblackout
  • 2004
  • 3:47
  • UK

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The Modern Woodsman

By Adam Clitheroe

Filmmaker Adam Clitheroe playfully puts forth an audio portrait of a traditional woodsman . . . equipped with a cell phone. (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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  • 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)

Pamelaz
  • 2006
  • 2:35
  • Canada

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Boris the Mover

By Carma Jolly

A crush on a telemarketer results in betrayal. (more)

Shortdocs06_winner
  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Gold Dust

By Laurence Yeung

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

Sd12_gold_yeung
  • 2012
  • 2:04
  • USA

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#0000ff is Blue

By Chris Pollard

No music, no human voices, computers are the future. (more)

Sd12_blue_pollard
  • 2005
  • 89:47
  • USA

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Sounds Loved and Sounds Lost

By Aaron Ximm

This session is: 1) A brief survey of field recording by that and other names, with an emphasis on non-pragmatic applications of recording technology such as musique concrete (last century) and phonography (this one); (more)

Aaronx_pidgey
  • 2006
  • 2:31
  • USA

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Evolution

By Dennis Conrow

In a piece that captures the history of (aural) technology, text-to-speech engines prove that computers really can befuddle man. (more)

Shortdocs06
  • 2005
  • 58:59
  • USA

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Re:sound #16: The Game Show

By Various producers

This hour: games! (more)

Flightseries_1
  • 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)

Sd12_purple_baiel
  • 2010
  • 98:38
  • USA

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Tales of the Tools

By Jeff Towne

New developments in both hard and software are making audio production much more affordable, flexible, and convenient. (more)

Tales_towne_dunkerly
  • 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)

Cogdiss_phonoautograph
  • 2004
  • 29:00
  • USA

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Theory of Everything #3: Cell Phones

By Benjamen Walker

Your pet can now own a cell phone -- what's the world coming to? (more)

Cell
  • 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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  • 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)

Keyboard_web
  • 2014
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #194 The Driving Show

By Multiple

This hour we buckle up and hit the road. (more)

Toy_car_www-flickr-com_photos_rachelpasch_5006428769
  • 2012
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #162 The Ships Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: we’ll bob from the biggest maritime disaster that you've never heard of, to a man who saved thousands of shipboard lives with a deceptively simple design. (more)

Lancastria_square_
  • 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)

Gordon01
  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Looking at Topsy

By Brett Beyer

A radio story about a movie by Thomas Edison that is very hard to watch. (more)

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