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'Star Trek' voyaging to a symphony near you

Symphonies around the world will travel to the final frontier by playing soundtracks live to J.J. Abrams' films "Star Trek" and "Star Trek Into Darkness" starting in May.

By 23 April 2014

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Crave Ep. 152: App lets you make music with a full symphony

Ever wanted to hear how you'd sound with full orchestral backup? An app out of Harvard puts you on the same stage as some of the world's greatest symphonies.

By 22 March 2014

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Exec eats off floor to sell vacuum cleaner

The Symphony All-In-One is, according to maker Bissell, so good at cleaning away germs that, well, its brand manager gets down and proves it. In the subway. There's a caveat though.

By 29 August 2014

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High-tech pipe organ to blow minds at famed SF theater

The city's Castro Theatre, known as much for its colorful organ concerts as its quirky film offerings, will house a massive $700,000 pipe-digital hybrid featuring a sample library used in the film industry.

By 30 August 2014

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Practice your scales with the Fred Musical Straws

The Fred & Friends Wet My Whistle Musical Straws add musical accompaniment to a regular drinking glass. With practice, of course.

By 27 August 2014

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Free will may be an illusion, study says

The idea that we make autonomous choices may be nothing more than "background noise" in our brain, according to researchers at UC Davis.

By 23 June 2014

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The Fury and the Spectacle: 96 Hours at the 24 Hours of Le Mans

The sights and sounds of Le Mans, the epic race that takes place once a year, for 24 hours. There's nothing like it. Here's what it's like to be there.

By 18 June 2014

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Web series 'Star Trek: Phase II' gets new home, new Kirk

Crave's Michael Franco talks with Assistant Director Dennis Hotston about the new digs and the new actor, called by some fans "a better Captain Kirk than Captain Kirk."

By 8 June 2014

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Musical computer drives play an eerie 'Sound of Silence'

This cover of Simon and Garfunkel's classic song is made with moving parts of computer drives and is anything but silent.

By 3 June 2014

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Like time travel: Film puts you in two centuries at once

Filmmaker superimposes historical footage of London on top of the same street scenes from the present day, creating a really fun view of the city.

By 17 May 2014