• 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)

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  • 2015
  • 3:01
  • CANADA

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Why Do I Know so Much and Nothing at All?

By Walter Petrichyn

The sounds of my cellphone - talking to me. (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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  • 2008
  • 2:35
  • Canada

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Forest to Desert

By Sarah Boothroyd

An audio doodle about this phrase: "Humankind is preceded by forest, and followed by desert." Forest versus city / tree versus car / then versus now. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 3:38
  • USA

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Debt Collector

By Roman Mars

A sci-fi melodrama about the abusive relationship between debt collector and collectee. (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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  • 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)

Shortdocs06
  • 2016
  • 56:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #215 The Shouters & Lurkers Show

By Multiple

This hour stories of those who share and those who creep in the shadows. (more)

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  • 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)

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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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  • 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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  • 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)

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  • 2015
  • 2:56
  • US

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Why spend 50 bucks if you don't have to?

By N. Lea Floyd

Vietnam vet, John T, elaborates on how in the pre-internet age he piloted a helicopter to deliver banking notes the “old-fashioned” way. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:04
  • USA

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#0000ff is Blue

By Chris Pollard

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

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  • 2014
  • 58:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #189 The Hearing Show

By Multiple

This hour we listen in on hearing — a complex system of circuitry that is vulnerable to all sorts of interruptions, misfires and breakdowns. (more)

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  • 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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  • 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)

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  • 2015
  • 3:00
  • USA

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What Lies in a Voicemail?

By Jesse Dembo

We can measure distance in miles, but the heartache it causes is indefinable. (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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  • 2013
  • 0:05
  • USA, UK, AUS

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2013 TC/RHDF Competition Winners

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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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