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instrument

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VLT black-hole instrument discovers new binary star

The Very Large Telescope's black-hole instrument has been activated, and has already made a stellar discovery.

By 14 January 2016

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Sensitive instrument hunts for water in interstellar space

Where there's water in the universe, there might be life. SEPIA, an instrument mounted on a telescope in the Chilean desert, might help astronomers find both.

By 5 November 2015

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Instrument 1: A violin, keyboard, guitar and cello in one digital instrument

A crazy gadget that looks like a toy fretboard peripheral for a video game is actually a highly versatile instrument that can be played in many ways.

By 9 March 2015

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Yamaha's motorcycle and instrument designers trade jobs

Yamaha's motorcycle designers have created some musical instruments, while the instrument designers have created vehicles.

By 26 March 2015

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Yamaha motorcycle and instrument designers trade jobs (pictures)

The two design divisions of Yamaha switched jobs for a very special art project showcasing their creativity and ingenuity.

16 Images By 26 March 2015

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Hundreds of newly found galaxies may unravel gravitational space mystery

Hundreds of galaxies lurking near the Milky Way could help explain an anomaly known as the Great Attractor.

By 10 February 2016

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How Fender turned Jimi Hendrix's Strat into a modern player's guitar

So you want to play like rock god Jimi Hendrix? Fender combines guitar history and present-day playability in a Hendrix Stratocaster that's both a contemporary instrument and a child of the '60s.

By 23 December 2015

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Death Star Mood Light will brighten up your dark side

Relax between rebel uprisings with a soothing mood light shaped like the galaxy's most-feared instrument of destruction.

By 17 July 2015

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GenZe 2.0 e-scooter adds high-tech features to city and suburban transport

With an electric drive, LED lights all around, and a touchpad instrument cluster, the GenZe 2.0 electric scooter makes for low-speed next-generation transportation.

By 16 July 2015

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Classic Yamaha synths get a modern makeover (and an app, natch)

The Japanese instrument maker has made compact versions of iconic keyboards from decades past, though some have questioned the use of mini keys. Yamaha says, "Try them out."

By 11 July 2015