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
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.
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.
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
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!
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
Everyone should listen to at least one episode.
Always fascinating, sometimes profound.
One of the best podcasts in history
An unlistenable Podcast is a Bad Podcast
I time shift my playing of podcasts, all of my subscribed show play oldest to newest based on release date. Recently this show have been marked “This Show in Unavailable” when I play it thru CarPlay. It still will play thru my old school wheel iPod but not thru any recent Apple Product. While I enjoy this show (and I bought the book!), I can’t when it’s unplayable. That’s the reason for my 2 star review, if I can’t listen to it it’s not a good show.