• 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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  • 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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  • 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
  • 2005
  • 82:10
  • USA

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Podcasting: Believe the Hype

By Tod Maffin & Benjamen Walker

Join podcast pioneers and radio producers Benjamen Walker and Tod Maffin to discover how podcasting, in less than one year, changed broadcasting forever. (more)

Podcasting_pidgey
  • 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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  • 2006
  • 77:02
  • USA

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Sources, Correspondents, Fixers: Making Radio With Bloggers

By Brendan Greeley

Millions of bloggers write every day about their own towns, industries, and lives. As a radio producer you can work with a nation -- a world – of storytellers to find out about everything from French politics to knitting habits in Iowa. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 2:32
  • Canada

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Eagle 202

By Heather Kitching

The true story of Chris, who thought it would be a fun intellectual challenge to try to write a piece of air traffic control software his company had abandoned -- and what happened next. (more)

Shortdocs06
  • 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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  • 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
  • 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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  • 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
  • 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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  • 2005
  • 58:59
  • USA

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Re:sound #16: The Game Show

By Various producers

This hour: games! (more)

Flightseries_1
  • 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
  • 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)

Shortdocs06
  • 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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  • 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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  • 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)

Shortdocs06
  • 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
  • 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)

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