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
1 279- The Containment Plan2017-10-10 23:14:13
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2 278- The Athletic Brassiere2017-10-03 23:13:42
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278- The Athletic Brassiere

Among the most important advances in sports technology, few can compete with the invention of the sports bra. Following the passage of Title IX in 1972, women’s interest in athletics surged. But their breasts presented an obstacle. Bouncing breasts hurt, as women getting in on the jogging craze found out. Then some friends in Vermont had an idea to stitch a couple jock straps together to build a contraption to keep things in place. This featured story was produced by Phoebe Flanigan and edited by Peter Frick-Wright, with music by Robbie Carver and Dennis Funk. XX Factor: How the Sports Bra Changed History was originally aired on the Outside podcast, a production of Outside Magazine and PRX. The Athletic Brassiere …read more

3 277- Ponte City Tower2017-09-26 17:29:10
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4 276- The Finnish Experiment2017-09-19 21:14:13
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5 275- Coal Hogs Work Safe2017-09-12 22:14:40
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6 274- The Age of the Algorithm2017-09-05 23:45:54
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7 273- Notes on an Imagined Plaque2017-08-29 21:47:20
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8 272- Person in Lotus Position2017-08-22 21:13:02
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9 271- The Great Dismal Swamp2017-08-15 22:42:25
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10 270- The Stethoscope2017-08-09 01:09:48
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11 269- Ways of Hearing2017-08-01 23:39:13
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12 268- El Gordo2017-07-25 18:04:57
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13 267- The Trials of Dan and Dave2017-07-18 23:55:45
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14 266- Repackaging the Pill2017-07-11 22:45:33
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15 265- The Pool and the Stream2017-07-04 21:27:03
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16 264- Mexico 682017-06-27 21:10:37
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17 263- You Should Do a Story2017-06-20 19:01:27
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18 262- In the Same Ballpark2017-06-13 23:02:41
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19 Intro to a new Roman Mars podcast: What Trump Can Teach Us About Con Law2017-06-08 20:53:04
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20 261- Squatters of the Lower East Side2017-05-30 22:34:04
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