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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.

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    • 4.9 • 243 Ratings

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.

    442- Tanz Tanz Revolution

    442- Tanz Tanz Revolution

    • 44 min
    441- Abandoned Ships

    441- Abandoned Ships

    As the number of cargo ships has increased, so has a problem: workers stuck on ships that have been completely abandoned by the owners, leaving them stranded out at sea without basic supplies like food.

    • 28 min
    308- Curb Cuts

    308- Curb Cuts

    If you live in an American city and you don’t personally use a wheelchair, it's easy to overlook the small ramp at most intersections, between the sidewalk and the street. Today, these curb cuts are everywhere.

    • 48 min
    440- La Brega in Levittown

    440- La Brega in Levittown

    What the presence of a Levittown in Puerto Rico tells us about the promises of the American Dream in Puerto Rico

    • 51 min
    439- Welcome to Jurassic Art Redux

    439- Welcome to Jurassic Art Redux

    The illustrated interpretation of dinosaur morphology and behavior has had a big impact on how the public views dinosaurs and it's gone through a couple of key turning points, including a more recent push for more speculative paleoart. Plus, we talk icebergs!

    • 35 min
    438- The Real Book

    438- The Real Book

    Since the mid-1970s, almost every jazz musician has owned a copy of the same book and originally it was a totally unlicensed publication

    • 41 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
243 Ratings

243 Ratings

Grommito ,

The only podcast you will ever need.,.

If you only ever listen to one podcast in your life ..remember I said EVER .. this is the one..
PS
Roman has the best voice in the podcast universe!!!!!!

Rockoni ,

Unmissable

If you like understanding the world around us though a very wide, encompassing, accessibly loose lens of design and architecture then get on board.

Dee-NíChurnáin ,

THE must-listen podcast

This is the podcast that got me into podcasts. I never expected design to be so interesting, let alone when you can’t see it. I’ve listened to every episode and I hope they never stop making it!

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