Paris http://nhpr.org en 7.02.14: Amateur Sleuths, A Pet Owl and Oculus Rift http://nhpr.org/post/70214-amateur-sleuths-pet-owl-and-oculus-rift <p>The National Institute of Justice estimates that up to 40,000 unidentified human remains have been collected and stored in evidence rooms across the country. Today, we talk to Deborah Halber about the growing number of internet sleuths trying to solve America’s coldest cases. Then, we look into the growing digital house key market. Plus, a heartwarming tale of a man and his owl.&nbsp;</p><p>Listen to the full show and click <strong>Read more</strong> for individual segments.</p><p></p><p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 17:15:55 +0000 Word of Mouth 51211 at http://nhpr.org 7.02.14: Amateur Sleuths, A Pet Owl and Oculus Rift Tower Music: Harnassing The Voice Of The Eiffel Tower http://nhpr.org/post/tower-music-harnassing-voice-eiffel-tower <p>The Eiffel Tower has inspired countless t-shirts, souvenirs and sentimental works of art. A new Kickstarter project aims to turn the iron and lattice landmark into a gigantic instrument. That’s the dream of composer <strong><a href="http://josephbertolozzi.com/" target="_blank">Joseph Bertolozzi</a>, </strong>who proved that he can tackle projects on a mammoth scale when he wired and then played New York’s Mid Hudson Bridge.</p><p></p><p><strong> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Virginia Prescott 23913 at http://nhpr.org Tower Music: Harnassing The Voice Of The Eiffel Tower Hellbent For Living: A Screwball Parisian Adventure http://nhpr.org/post/hellbent-living-screwball-parisian-adventure <em>Rosecrans Baldwin is the author of </em>Paris, I Love You but You're Bringing Me Down.<p>It's not always the case, but Americans are feeling pretty good about the French these days. Look at this year's Academy Awards: Woody Allen's <em>Midnight in Paris</em>, his top-grossing movie of all time, was nominated in four categories. More telling: This year's Best Picture statue went to a French film, <em>The Artist</em>, for the very first time.<p>Granted, it took a film in which no French is actually spoken for the Gauls to bring home the gold. Thu, 12 Apr 2012 21:44:00 +0000 Rosecrans Baldwin 3114 at http://nhpr.org Hellbent For Living: A Screwball Parisian Adventure