99% Invisible

99% Invisible is a design podcast by Roman Mars.

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Sept. 17 2014 12:19 PMEarly Cancer Hospitals Were Modeled on French Castles, Served Champagne
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Sept. 3 2014 11:06 AMWhat Happens to “Holdouts” Who Refuse to Sell Their Homes to Developers?
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Aug. 20 2014 11:13 AMWhy Ikea Is Making a Deal With Its No. 1 Hacker
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Aug. 6 2014 11:19 AMThese Subtle Airport Design Cues Keep You From Getting Lost
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July 25 2014 11:39 AMWhy R.E.M..’s Out of Time Is the Most Politically Significant Album in U.S. History
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July 9 2014 12:13 PMBefore Modern Fire Escapes, Emergency Exits Relied on Slides and Ropes
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June 25 2014 9:15 AMEarly Airport Security Was Very, Very Relaxed
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June 12 2014 9:29 AMHouse of Cards Composer Jeff Beal on How the Theme Song Changed From Season 1 to 2
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May 29 2014 9:00 AMHow to Design the Perfect Bank Heist
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May 14 2014 12:00 PMHow to Design a Nuclear Warning Symbol that Will Still Make Sense in 10,000 Years
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May 1 2014 12:00 PMModern Ruins on the Pacific at San Francisco's Sutro Baths
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April 17 2014 12:39 PMThe Design Flaw That Almost Wiped Out an NYC Skyscraper
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April 3 2014 10:32 AMA Short History of the Modern Bar Code
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March 20 2014 9:00 AMHow the Quatrefoil Became the Fanciest Shape
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March 7 2014 9:00 AMThe Man Who Helped Dig a Secret Tunnel Under the Berlin Wall
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Sept. 12 2014 11:17 AMWhat Was the First Item Ever Designed?
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Aug. 27 2014 1:31 PMThat Staircase That Leads Nowhere? It Has a Name.
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Aug. 15 2014 9:04 AMSomeone Designed the Soundtrack of That Live Sporting Event You’re Watching
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July 30 2014 11:49 AMThese Bizarre Chinese Cities Are Built to Mimic Paris or Venice
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July 18 2014 9:03 AMHow People With Extreme Sensitivities to Everyday Chemicals and Electricity Design Their Diets, Habits, and Homes
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July 4 2014 9:03 AMThis Underground Elementary School Doubled as an Advanced Cold War Fallout Shelter
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June 19 2014 9:00 AMThe Gender-Bending History of the High Heel
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June 5 2014 3:03 PMNYC’s Decades-Long War on Subway Graffiti
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May 23 2014 10:14 AMAre Underground Cow Tunnels an Urban Myth?
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May 8 2014 12:14 PMIs This a Statue of a Heroine? Or a Villian?
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April 24 2014 11:35 AMThe Ins and Outs of Baseball Uniform Design
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April 10 2014 9:00 AMHow Companies Name New Products
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March 27 2014 10:30 AMThe History of the Late-Night TV Lawyer Commercial
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March 13 2014 9:00 AMOne Man’s Mission to Name an Island After Busta Rhymes
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Feb. 27 2014 9:00 AMBuildings Around the World That Used to Be Pizza Huts

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Future Tense

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Food

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First, stop thinking of it as “Chinese food.”

Scotland Is Inspiring Secessionists Across America

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The XX Factor
Sept. 18 2014 11:40 AM The Country Where Women Aren’t Allowed to Work Once They’re 36 Weeks’ Pregnant
Moneybox
Sept. 17 2014 5:10 PM The Most Awkward Scenario in Which a Man Can Hold a Door for a Woman
  News & Politics
Weigel
Sept. 18 2014 3:19 PM In Defense of Congress Leaving Town Without a New War Vote
  Business
Business Insider
Sept. 18 2014 3:31 PM What Europe Would Look Like If All the Separatist Movements Got Their Way
  Life
Outward
Sept. 18 2014 4:15 PM Reactions to a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Reveal Transmisogyny
  Double X
The XX Factor
Sept. 18 2014 3:30 PM How Crisis Pregnancy Centers Trick Women
  Slate Plus
Behind the Scenes
Sept. 18 2014 1:23 PM “It’s Not Every Day That You Can Beat the World Champion” An exclusive interview with chess grandmaster Fabiano Caruana.
  Arts
Culturebox
Sept. 18 2014 4:00 PM When The Cosby Show Got “Very Special” Why were The Cosby Show’s Very Special Episodes so much better than every other ’80s sitcom’s?
  Technology
Future Tense
Sept. 18 2014 4:26 PM Global Oceans Break All-Time Heat Record; World on Pace for Warmest Year Ever
  Health & Science
Science
Sept. 18 2014 3:35 PM Do People Still Die of Rabies? And how do you know if an animal is rabid?
  Sports
Sports Nut
Sept. 18 2014 11:42 AM Grandmaster Clash One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed.