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.
509- Tale of the Jackalope
The jackalope is a mythical mascot of the American West – inspiring an absolute river of trinkets and songs and whiskies and postcards and tall tales.
508- President Clinton Interviews Roman Mars
On this special feature episode, President Bill Clinton interviews 99% Invisible host and creator Roman Mars.
507- Search and Ye Might Find
How did we get to a point where "search" is failing us?
506- Monumental Diplomacy
North Korea's state-run design studio has long been a prolific maker of statues around the world, particularly in Africa
505- First Errand
The infrastructure, zoning, and cultural factors that make the hit Japanese TV program Old Enough, where toddlers go on errands by themselves, possible
There's a particular one-kilohertz tone that is universally understood to be covering up inappropriate words on radio and TV. But there are other options, too, like silence -- so why did this particular *bleep* sound become ubiquitous?
Amazing! Everyone should listen to this podcast
Every episode I learn something and I love the relationship between stories and policies that enable great cities, places and communities. Thanks for making it happen
Amazing!!! Educational and Creative
Its such a great podcast and the best thing I started doing in morning. I have become so much better just listening to it.
Its an experience 😊
As an architect, this show feeds my soul like no other
Listening to Roman Mars and the team bring beautiful stories - some about architecture and some not at all - is truly my favourite part of the day. The Vernacular is a great addition - highly recommend ❤️