99% Invisible

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Design is everywhere in our lives, perhaps most importantly in the places where we’ve just stopped noticing. 99% Invisible is a weekly exploration of the process and power of design and architecture. From award winning producer Roman Mars. Learn more at 99percentinvisible.org. A proud member of Radiotopia, from PRX. Learn more at radiotopia.fm.

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99% Invisible

Roman Mars
241 99% Invisible-50- DeafSpace2012-03-22 19:49:15
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242 99% Invisible-49- Queue Theory and Design2012-03-09 03:23:36
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243 99% Invisible-48- The Bathtubs or the Boiler Room2012-02-26 22:38:32
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244 99% Invisible-47- US Postal Service Stamps2012-02-10 05:36:38
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245 99% Invisible-46- Vulcanite Dentures2012-01-27 08:17:40
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246 99% Invisible-45- Immersive Ideal2012-01-18 23:19:28
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247 99% Invisible-44- The Pruitt-Igoe Myth2012-01-06 04:23:51
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248 99% Invisible-43- Accidental Music of Imperfect Escalators2011-12-19 08:10:56
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249 99% Invisible-42- Recognizably Anonymous2011-12-09 03:22:02
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250 99% Invisible-41- The Human-Human Interface2011-12-03 02:51:37
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251 99% Invisible-40- Billy Possum2011-11-23 18:10:17
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252 99% Invisible-39X- The Biography of 100,000 Square Feet2011-11-18 07:43:05
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253 99% Invisible-39- Darth Vader Family Courthouse2011-10-28 20:45:29
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254 99% Invisible-38- Sound of Sport2011-10-13 11:47:41
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255 99% Invisible-37- The Steering Wheel2011-09-29 04:06:56
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256 99% Invisible-36- Super Bon Bonn2011-09-16 06:14:44
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99% Invisible-36- Super Bon Bonn

Cities are pretty robust organisms, they tend to survive even when put under tremendous stress and strain. Local industries rise and fall, people immigrate and emigrate, but most of these changes happen over decades. What happens to a city when … Continue reading ?…read more

257 99% Invisible-35- Elegy for WTC2011-09-01 23:01:00
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258 99% Invisible-34- The Speed of Light for Building Pyramids2011-08-19 02:15:33
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259 99% Invisible-33- A Cheer for Samuel Plimsoll2011-08-04 22:44:46
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260 99% Invisible-32- Design for Airports2011-07-28 03:10:37
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