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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99% Invisible-44- The Pruitt-Igoe Myth

The Pruitt-Igoe housing project in St. Louis became most famous at the moment of its demise. The thirty-three high-rise towers built in the 1950’s were supposed to solve the impending population crisis in inner city St. Louis. It was supposed … Continue reading ?…read more

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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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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