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  1. A turntable that 'plays' tree rings instead of vinyl grooves: How did he do that?

    Matt Weesner on how an Austrian media artist's clever idea turned into beautiful music.
    Classical · Blog Post
  2. English village honors David Sedaris with garbage truck

    The American author and public radio favorite's hobby of picking up road-side trash has earned him an award.
    News · Story
  3. A Year After Snowden, U.S. Tech Losing Trust Overseas

    It's not every day that an industry in hypergrowth loses trust with its customers in a big way. That's what has happened with American companies in cloud computing such as Cisco.
    News · NPR Story
  4. Pencil it in: One thing a good musician always remembers at rehearsal

    When preparing for a great performance, the printed score is only the beginning of the story.
    Classical · Blog Post
  5. Wisconsin Supreme Court Upholds State's Controversial Labor Law

    The law, championed by Gov. Scott Walker, sparked mass protests in the state capitol and attracted national attention. The decision gives Walker an important election-year victory.
    News · NPR Story
  6. 20 Million Gallons Later, UCLA Water Main Finally Plugged

    The 93-year-old main burst earlier this week, spewing water into a parking garage on campus.
    News · NPR Story
  7. As Evangelical Clout Grows, Brazil May Face New Culture Wars

    The nation's political campaigns are in full swing, and evangelical Christians play an increasingly large role. Some Brazilians worry that U.S.-style battles over social issues may be on the way.
    News · NPR Story
  8. 25 Years After Tiananmen Protests, Chinese Media Keep It Quiet

    On the anniversary of the massacre that broke up pro-democracy protests, China is quashing attempts to mention the fateful date, with heavy security and online monitoring.
    News · NPR Story
  9. Flight Delays In China Leave Travelers Feeling Squeezed

    Air traffic snarls at some of eastern China's busiest airports have stranded thousands of travelers and highlighted the increasing competition for airspace between military and civilian flights.
    News · NPR Story
  10. OpenAir at SXSW: Alisha's Day Three Highlights

    Alisha's Day Three highlights from SXSW 2014.
    OpenAir · Blog Post