Six feet, hundreds of questions

Five sneakered human feet have washed up on the shores of British Columbia over the past year. They could be victims of a plane crash or the 2005 Asian tsunami, but Canadian officials are baffled. KUOW's Patricia Murphy goes CSI and explains the case.


Hedy Lamarr

Hollywood likes to cast stars as pioneering scientists; it really happened in the 1940s. Hedy Lamarr was once billed as the most beautiful woman in the world, and she's partly responsible for the telecom innovation behind cell phones, GPS, and WiFi. Produced by Eric Molinsky.

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Universal text language

Esperanto didn't really catch on as a global spoken language, but maybe Nol will; it's a new universal language designed for the text message generation, and The World's Gerry Hadden has the story.