Julie Caine http://kalw.org en An Ode to Morse Code http://kalw.org/post/ode-morse-code <p></p><p></p><p>For nearly a hundred years, Morse Code was the official language of international communication for ships in distress. Then, at the end of the twentieth century, it officially went silent on the world&rsquo;s oceans, replaced by more modern technologies.</p> Thu, 19 Sep 2013 04:28:50 +0000 Julie Caine 33255 at http://kalw.org An Ode to Morse Code Can you guess the Audiograph sound this week? January 21, 2013 http://kalw.org/post/can-you-guess-audiograph-sound-week-january-21-2013 <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This is </span>Audiograph--the<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Bay Area’s sonic signature.&nbsp;</span></p><p class="p2"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Each week, we’ll play you a sound recorded somewhere in the Bay Area. Your job? Listen to the sound (in the player above), figure out where it was recorded, and what exactly it is, then call us to let us know.</span></p> Tue, 22 Jan 2013 18:50:12 +0000 Julie Caine 22047 at http://kalw.org Can you guess the Audiograph sound this week? January 21, 2013 Audiograph's Sound of the Week: The Bagpiper of the Financial District http://kalw.org/post/audiographs-sound-week-bagpiper-financial-district <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">All week long</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;we've been playing you this sound, and asking</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;you to guess what exactly it is and where exactly in the Bay Area we recorded it.</span></p><p class="p1">This auditory guessing game is part of our new project, <a href="http://kalw.org/programs/audiograph">Audiograph</a>,&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">a crowd-sourced collaborative radio project mapping the sonic signature of each of the Bay Area’s nine counties. By using the sounds of voices, nature, industry, and music, Audiograph tells the story of where you live, and the people who live there with you.</span><br> Fri, 18 Jan 2013 18:08:14 +0000 Julie Caine 21898 at http://kalw.org Audiograph's Sound of the Week: The Bagpiper of the Financial District