Intern Blog http://nhpr.org en A Kingly Confusion: How One Author Is 'Spending The Stephen King Money' http://nhpr.org/post/kingly-confusion-how-one-author-spending-stephen-king-money <p>There is an increasing number of books that share titles, a fact that might not confuse a person in a bookstore but can pose problems for online search algorithms. Word of Mouth intern Molly Donahue spoke with author <strong>Emily Schultz</strong> about a strange phenomenon she experienced this year. So what happens when two authors release two different books with the same title?</p> Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:48:23 +0000 Molly Donahue 51667 at http://nhpr.org A Kingly Confusion: How One Author Is 'Spending The Stephen King Money' D.I.Y. Sistine Chapel Security: How To Build Your Own Faraday Cage http://nhpr.org/post/diy-sistine-chapel-security-how-build-your-own-faraday-cage <p>Want to keep your home as <a href="http://www.popsci.com/technology/article/2013-03/sistine-chapel-being-bug-proofed">signal-secure</a> as the Sistine Chapel will be during the Conclave?&nbsp;</p><p>Today's segment on <a href="http://science.howstuffworks.com/faraday-cage.htm" target="_blank">Faraday Cages</a> really inspired my inner maker-bot so I asked <strong>Rob Fleischman</strong> to give me instructions on<em> exactly </em>how to make one. It really does seem surprisingly easy to create one out of a few relatively inexpensive materials easily acquired from your local hardware store.</p><p> Tue, 12 Mar 2013 17:38:56 +0000 Logan Shannon 23547 at http://nhpr.org D.I.Y. Sistine Chapel Security: How To Build Your Own Faraday Cage Word Of Mouth: Circa 1993 http://nhpr.org/post/word-mouth-circa-1993 <p>Our segment today on the profundity of the year&nbsp;1993 brought up a lot of memories for the Word of Mouth team. I thought it might be nice to share what we were all doing in 1993.</p><p>In the year 1993 our very own Zach Nugent almost didn't make it to 1994. While on a field trip to a tree farm in a bus loaded with 8 year olds, the bus driver missed a gear and the bus started hurtling backwards. Luckily he survived the trauma went on to live the real life saga of <a href="http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0105958/" target="_blank">Boy Meets World</a> with his buddy Taylor Quimby.</p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 22:13:12 +0000 Logan Shannon 22406 at http://nhpr.org Word Of Mouth: Circa 1993