money http://kalw.org en 99% Invisible: The colour of money http://kalw.org/post/99-invisible-colour-money <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">US paper currency is so ubiquitous that to really look at its graphic design with fresh eyes requires some deliberate and focused attention. So pull out a greenback from your wallet (or look at a picture online) and really take it in. All the fonts, the busy filigree, the micro patterns…it’s just dreadful.</span></p><p> Wed, 14 May 2014 01:49:43 +0000 Roman Mars 43731 at http://kalw.org 99% Invisible: The colour of money Billionaires’ sailboat race may leave San Francisco in debt http://kalw.org/post/billionaires-sailboat-race-may-leave-san-francisco-debt <p></p><p>On a rare, hot summer Saturday on the San Francisco Bay, a race between a pair of 10 million dollar sailboats has just begun: Team Italy against Team New Zealand. Spectators at a viewing area on San Francisco’s Embarcadero lounge on bean bag chairs. Piers 27-29 have been converted into a giant pavilion, with big screen TVs, picnic tables, a concert space, and Nespresso machines at every corner.</p><p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 23:53:26 +0000 Angela Johnston 32647 at http://kalw.org Billionaires’ sailboat race may leave San Francisco in debt Today on Your Call: Are there alternatives to our current forms of money? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-are-there-alternatives-our-current-forms-money <P></P> <P> Tue, 12 Mar 2013 07:44:21 +0000 Malihe Razazan 24281 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: Are there alternatives to our current forms of money?