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More than 154 million treasures fill the Smithsonian’s vaults, but where public view ends, Sidedoor begins. With the help of biologists, artists, historians, archaeologists, zookeepers and astrophysicists, host Tony Cohn sneaks listeners through Smithsonian’s side door to search for stories that can’t be found anywhere else. Check out si.edu/sidedoor and follow @SidedoorPod for more info.
||CleanConfronting the Past||This is the story of the Tulsa Race Massacre and why it's important that you know it.||10/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGrandma Turned Me into a Ghost||Anelise Chen tells her story of how she became a ghost||9/26/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Man Who Defied Gravity||Meet one of the most famous entertainers you've never heard of.||9/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanArtist in Dissidence||An insight into the life of artist Ai Weiwei||8/29/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitLIVE! Unintended Consequences||Moments with one intention become another.||8/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Mean, Green, Water-Cleaning Machine||One man's journey to fight pollution with his algal solution.||8/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Art of War||A lens into the human side of war.||7/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBonus: Ale to the Chief||Tony catches up with former White House chef and brewer, Sam Kass.||7/11/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRed, White and Brew||Hop into America’s brewing pot, past and present.||7/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIf These Bones Could Talk||A forensic mystery, 135 years in the making.||6/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGuess Who's Back||Sidedoor is back!||6/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanLeave a Message at the Beep||Leave a Message at the Beep||2/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanShake It Up||Transforming things we take for granted: An astronomer who has turned the night sky into a symphony; an architecture firm that has radically rethought police stations; and an audiophile who built a successful record company on underappreciated sounds.||1/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanYou Do You||Identity in a complex world: A look at the many roles each person plays in daily life; a group of lesbian feminists create an entirely new culture, religion and society in the 1970s; and Iraqi archaeologists work to preserve their cultural heritage after years of war.||1/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGaming the System||Bending the rules: People sending their children through the U.S. Postal Service; a Sikh man in the early 1900s tries to use the Supreme Court's racist rulings to his benefit; and the little-known story behind the iconic folk song "Rock Island Line."||12/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanButting Heads||Squabbles big and small: A dining room turns two besties into lifelong enemies; a researcher embraces the panda craze; and why some dinosaur skulls were built to take a beating.||12/6/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMid Season Update||Mid Season Update||11/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMasters of Disguise||Tales of deception and trickery: A sneaky orchid seeks sexually frustrated pollinator; a battle fought by decoys; and a gender-bending zombie invasion of the Chesapeake Bay.||11/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTech Yourself||Technology's grip on us: The 4-1-1 on what's behind your selfie; an artist's computer simulation shows humans aren't as unique as we think; and how the invention of standardized time made America tick.||10/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSpecial Delivery||The payoff is all in the delivery: Sending mail via cruise missile; preparing a strong-willed orangutan for primate parenthood; and failing to land a joke from the "gag file" of Phyllis Diller.||10/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSeason 1 Tease||Season 1 Tease||10/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
About time the Smithsonian had a podcast! Can't wait to hear more.
Looking forward to it!
Love the teaser, tuning in on Wednesday!!!!