Radio Garden

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Ages:

  • Secondary
  • Grown-ups

Cost:

Free

Description

This is a lot of fun to play with...

Move the earth and you'll automatically tune in to a different radio station broadcasting from over 8000 places around the world...

Have a go on Radio Garden yourself here

"The main idea is to help radio makers and listeners connect with distant cultures and re-connect with people from home and thousands of miles away," he told NPR Magazine. So far, over 8,000 stations have signed on.

Radio Garden works like any other digital radio but, in this case, the world is your tuning dial. As you turn it with your mouse, gliding between borders, over cities and towns, it crackles and tunes into every station available in the area. Read more on The Independent

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