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
261 99% Invisible-39- Darth Vader Family Courthouse2011-10-28 20:45:29
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262 99% Invisible-38- Sound of Sport2011-10-13 11:47:41
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263 99% Invisible-37- The Steering Wheel2011-09-29 04:06:56
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264 99% Invisible-36- Super Bon Bonn2011-09-16 06:14:44
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265 99% Invisible-35- Elegy for WTC2011-09-01 23:01:00
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266 99% Invisible-34- The Speed of Light for Building Pyramids2011-08-19 02:15:33
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267 99% Invisible-33- A Cheer for Samuel Plimsoll2011-08-04 22:44:46
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268 99% Invisible-32- Design for Airports2011-07-28 03:10:37
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269 99% Invisible-31- Feltron Annual Report2011-07-14 05:48:28
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270 99% Invisible-30- The Blue Yarn2011-07-01 00:31:11
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271 99% Invisible-29- Cul de Sac2011-06-17 01:52:38
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272 99% Invisible-28- Movie Title Sequences2011-06-10 00:16:14
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273 99% Invisible-27- Bridge to the Sky2011-06-03 06:32:34
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274 99% Invisible-26- Chicago’s Jailhouse Skyscraper2011-05-20 04:15:24
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99% Invisible-26- Chicago’s Jailhouse Skyscraper

The Metropolitan Correctional Center, or MCC, is a federal jail right in the middle of downtown Chicago. It’s a triangle-shaped skyscraper, 27 stories, with tall, super-narrow, irregularly-spaced windows up and down each wall. The outside walls look like old computer … Continue reading ? …read more

275 99% Invisible-25- Unsung Icons of Soviet Design2011-05-13 03:48:59
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276 99% Invisible-24- The Capitol Columns2011-05-06 04:18:41
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277 99% Invisible-23- You Are Listening To + Radio Net2011-04-22 06:36:43
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278 99% Invisible-22- Free Speech Monument2011-04-15 07:31:42
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279 99% Invisible-21- BLDGBLOG: On Sound2011-04-01 05:22:59
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280 99% Invisible-20- Nikko Concrete Commando2011-03-25 05:18:19
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