Twenty Thousand Hertz

A lovingly crafted podcast that reveals the stories behind the world's most recognizable and interesting sounds.

http://www.20k.org

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 26m. Bisher sind 137 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle zwei Wochen gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 2 days 11 hours 12 minutes

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episode 16: The Wilhelm Scream


A history of the most iconic scream in movie history that you’ve definitely heard, but might not have heard of.


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 2017-05-30  21m
 
 

episode 15: Voice Acting


Who are the voices behind our favorite cartoon characters and commercials? Take a look behind-the-scenes of voice acting.


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 2017-05-16  21m
 
 

episode 14: Hearing Loss


As we age our hearing naturally diminishes, but what other factors are causing our hearing to disappear? Plus, take an informal hearing test.


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 2017-05-02  22m
 
 

episode 13: The Good, the Bad & the Irritating


Ever wonder why certain sounds make us cringe while others are soothing? Find out why we consider some sounds “good” and some “bad”.


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 2017-04-18  22m
 
 

episode 12: Foley


What is Foley and how does it make our movie listening experience more realistic?


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 2017-04-04  18m
 
 

episode 11: Space


What do other planets in our solar system sound like to our ears?


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 2017-03-21  23m
 
 

episode 10: Dolls That Talk... And Some That Listen


Why have humans been so fascinated in re-creating toy versions of ourselves? Talking dolls have been around for over 100 years. Take a look at the evolution of how that came to be… and why they are so creepy.


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 2017-03-07  15m
 
 

episode 9: Cars


Discover how car companies are enhancing every aspect of your vehicle’s sound to provide the ultimate driving experience.


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 2017-02-21  15m
 
 

episode 8: Audio Descriptions


Ever wonder how the visually impaired are able to enjoy their favorite movies? Discover how technology has been able to make this possible.


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 2017-02-07  13m
 
 

episode 7: Movie Soundtrack


What goes into making a movie soundtrack? Take a look behind the scenes with the sound designers that make your movies sound perfect.


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 2017-01-24  15m