Photos http://nhpr.org en Viral Images: Duping The Internet Masses http://nhpr.org/post/viral-images-duping-internet-masses <p></p><p>Niagara Falls, 1911. Completely frozen over with a group of people standing where they would otherwise be sucked into the rushing waterfall. Incredible? Absolutely! Totally truthful? <a href="http://urbanlegends.about.com/library/bl_niagara_falls_frozen.htm" target="_blank">Not exactly</a>.</p><p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 18:41:35 +0000 Sarah Thomas 44115 at http://nhpr.org Viral Images: Duping The Internet Masses 2.25.14: Solitary Confinement, Viral Images, Giant Of Cardiff, Ethical Failures & NH Biathlon http://nhpr.org/post/22514-solitary-confinement-viral-images-giant-cardiff-ethical-failures-nh-biathlon <p>Today on Word of Mouth, we delve into the consequences of solitary confinement. Then a trip to the Internet reveals that cyberspace is chock full of fakes and fails; Photoshopped images can quickly become viral and shared as authentic. But history is full of <em>giant </em>hoaxes, too, as we learn from <strong>Nate Dimeo</strong> of the Memory Palace Podcast.&nbsp; Then we hear about <em>The Encyclopedia of Ethical Failure,&nbsp; </em>which isn’t one of those <em>Darwin Awards-</em>style coffee table books. It’s a real government document that catalogs bribery, graft, and other infractions in the Department of Defense. Finally, NHPR's Sean Hurley visited the Jackson biathlon range - the only dedicated course in New Hampshire - to find out more about this unusual sport.</p><p>Listen to the full show and click <strong>Read more </strong>for individual segments.</p><p></p><p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 17:15:12 +0000 Word of Mouth 44112 at http://nhpr.org 2.25.14: Solitary Confinement, Viral Images, Giant Of Cardiff, Ethical Failures & NH Biathlon Slideshow: Skiing In N.H. In The 1930s http://nhpr.org/post/slideshow-skiing-nh-1930s <p>While looking for a photo to illustrate a <a href="http://nhpr.org/post/21014-trains-beatles-new-englands-ski-history">Word of Mouth story</a> on the history of skiing in N.H., I happened upon <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/28317540@N04/3220766983/in/photolist-5UBgPe-5VU7W1-5VU7XU-5YLuJd-9fafBH-8yswuo-8yoDdV-7GYQ4N-7GYQmm-815jko-7TwG4S-hxhcCh-hxgLdb-hxibTP-hxgHUU-hxgHCm">this gem</a> on Flickr. The photo is of photographer Pam Brooks Crowley's father and his cross country teammates taken in Lisbon, New Hampshire in 1936.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 11 Feb 2014 15:05:33 +0000 Rebecca Lavoie 43362 at http://nhpr.org Slideshow: Skiing In N.H. In The 1930s Photos: Jobs, Protests, Thanksgiving & Bitcoin http://nhpr.org/post/photos-jobs-protests-thanksgiving-bitcoin <p>After an autumn hiatus, Granite Seen, our photo blog, is back! Here are some of the recent weeks' best photos from NHPR's newsroom.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 06 Dec 2013 15:02:05 +0000 NHPR Staff 39667 at http://nhpr.org Photos: Jobs, Protests, Thanksgiving & Bitcoin Photos: Week Of September 6 http://nhpr.org/post/photos-week-september-6 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 06 Sep 2013 20:41:42 +0000 NHPR Staff 34508 at http://nhpr.org Photos: Week Of September 6 Photos: Week Of August 30 http://nhpr.org/post/photos-week-august-30 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 19:45:13 +0000 NHPR Staff 34141 at http://nhpr.org Photos: Week Of August 30 Photos: Week Of August 23 http://nhpr.org/post/photos-week-august-23 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 12:58:46 +0000 NHPR Staff 33691 at http://nhpr.org Photos: Week Of August 23 Photos: Week Of August 16 http://nhpr.org/post/photos-week-august-16 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 17:52:16 +0000 NHPR Staff 33315 at http://nhpr.org Photos: Week Of August 16 Photos: Week Of August 9 http://nhpr.org/post/photos-week-august-9 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 09 Aug 2013 15:16:31 +0000 NHPR Staff 32886 at http://nhpr.org Photos: Week Of August 9 Photos: Week Of August 2 http://nhpr.org/post/photos-week-august-2 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 02 Aug 2013 16:00:00 +0000 NHPR Staff 32622 at http://nhpr.org Photos: Week Of August 2 Photos: Week Of July 26 http://nhpr.org/post/photos-week-july-26 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 26 Jul 2013 13:35:48 +0000 NHPR Staff 32011 at http://nhpr.org Photos: Week Of July 26 Photos: Week Of July 12 http://nhpr.org/post/photos-week-july-12 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 12 Jul 2013 13:28:06 +0000 NHPR Staff 31182 at http://nhpr.org Photos: Week Of July 12 Photos: Week Of July 5 http://nhpr.org/post/photos-week-july-5 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 05 Jul 2013 15:49:09 +0000 NHPR Staff 30744 at http://nhpr.org Photos: Week Of July 5 Photos: Week Of June 28 http://nhpr.org/post/photos-week-june-28 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 28 Jun 2013 17:29:17 +0000 NHPR Staff 30308 at http://nhpr.org Photos: Week Of June 28 Photos: Week Of June 7 http://nhpr.org/post/photos-week-june-7 <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 13:11:17 +0000 NHPR Staff 29019 at http://nhpr.org Photos: Week Of June 7