A Window That Can Keep The Outside Noise Down, Even When It’s Open (Cool Weird Awesome 485)

In warm months, we can open the window and let in fresh air - only that can also let in a lot of outdoor noise, too. A special sound-absorbing window design from a team at the National University of Singapore might let the air in without all the extra noise. Plus: firefighters in Medina, Ohio, rescue turtles and tortoises with some special equipment.

By |2021-02-26T10:05:36-05:00February 26, 2021|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , , , |

The Biggest Binge-Watch Ever (Cool Weird Awesome 34)

The new film “Recorder: The Marion Stokes Project" tells the story of a Philadelphia librarian and activist who spent decades recording every TV program she possibly could. She left 70,000 videocassettes in all, which is now being digitized to help us fill in some fascinating gaps in mass media history.

By |2020-10-05T09:33:27-04:00May 7, 2019|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , , |
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