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Lost in the Stacks, Episode 440: Things New and Strange

Guest: Dr. Wayne Clough of the Smithsonian and Georgia Tech.

First broadcast September 27 2019.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2019/09/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-september-27th-things-new-and-strange-episode-440/

The Smithsonian is emphatically NOT America’s attic.”

 


Lost in the Stacks, Episode 395: Citizen Science in the Fossil Lab


Guest: Jenny McGuire, Georgia Tech professor of Biology and head of the Spatial Ecology and Paleontology lab.

First broadcast September 14th, 2018.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/09/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-september-14th-citizen-science-in-the-fossil-lab-episode-395/

“Something about finding things visually by being able to do pattern recognition is very meditative and relaxing.”

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Lost in the Stacks, Episode 390: The Common Good


Guests: Dr. Sarah Higinbotham and Bill Taft of The Common Good, and Karen Viars of Georgia Tech.

First broadcast July 13 2018.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/07/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-july-13th-the-common-good-episode-390/

“Why a librarian? Why prison?”

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Lost in the Stacks, Episode 380: Appetite for Instruction


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Guest: Karen Viars of Georgia Tech Library

First broadcast April 13, 2018.

Playlist at: https://www.wrek.org/2018/04/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-april-13th-appetite-for-instruction-episode-380/

 

“We’re actually teaching you skills that you need to know, because you’re a person who makes decisions in the world.”

 

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Lost in the Stacks, Episode 371: Ask Me Who I Was


Guest: Isabel Altamirano of the Georgia Tech Library.

First broadcast February 2 2018.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2018/02/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-february-2nd-ask-me-who-i-was-episode-371/

We must never be content.”

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Lost in the Stacks, Episode 354: 97% Eclipse of the Heart


Guests: Jim Sowell of the Georgia Tech ObservatoryLisa Yaszek of Georgia Tech’s School of Literature, Media, and Communication, and Morris Cohen of Georgia Tech’s School of Electrical and Computer Engineering.

First broadcast August 18 2017.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2017/08/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-august-18th-97-eclipse-of-the-heart-episode-354/

“Where did the 3% go?”

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Lost in the Stacks, Episode 353: Salute Your Jorts!


Guests: Maria Sotnikova and Carter Sutherland of JORTSFEST.

First broadcast August 4 2017.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2017/08/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-august-4th-salute-your-jorts-episode-353/

“It really was a joke.”

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Lost in the Stacks, Episode 341: Town, Gown, Cardigan (broadcast version)


Part 2 of the Smart Cities series.

Guest: Debra Lam of Georgia Tech’s Institute for People and Technology.

First broadcast April 28 2017.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2017/04/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-april-28th-town-gown-cardigan-episode-341/

“Atlanta has had some noteworthy infrastructure failures recently.”

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