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Tomorrow Daily 039: "Swarmies" of NASA robots, fish playing Street Fighter 2, and a shotgun flute

On today's show, Ashley and Khail check out how NASA might use tiny robot swarms to search for resources on other planets, watch two goldfish play Street Fighter 2, and discuss an art installation consisting of a shotgun re-imagined into a flute.

By August 20, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 039: 'Swarmies' of NASA robots, fish playing Street Fighter 2, and a shotgun flute

We never thought we'd be writing this, but apparently there are two fish playing Street Fighter 2, and it's live-streaming on Twitch right now. This is not a drill. Goldfish are, in fact, playing a video game (with the help of some clever programming).

By August 20, 2014

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Shotguns transformed into robotic anti-war flutes

Made out of disabled shotguns, these robotic flutes play music corresponding to the rise and fall of US arms exports.

By August 19, 2014

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Football, flutes, and family: Amazon orders up 3 pilots

Amazon Studios will release another season of pilots for original half-hour shows early next year, aiming again to crowdsource content decisions and lure in Prime subscribers.

By October 3, 2013

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Amazon sets Nov. 15 release date for first original TV series

Amazon is about to kick off its first two original series. The first three episodes of each will be available to all, but the remaining eight will be doled out weekly only to Amazon Prime members.

By November 4, 2013

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Amazon drafts off Netflix with order for hour-long drama pilots

Amazon Studios orders two pilots for original hour-long dramas early next year, sailing itself right into Netflix's wake after its success with "House of Cards" and "Orange Is the New Black."

By October 31, 2013

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Recycled Orchestra turns garbage into beautiful music

The people of Cateura, Paraguay, are some of the poorest in Latin America, living off landfill. But one group has discovered a way to create art.

By April 16, 2013

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The Audiophiliac's top music tracks for testing speakers and headphones

It's nearly impossible to learn what sounds good with bad-sounding recordings. Using the right music to evaluate speakers and headphones is vitally important.

By November 21, 2012

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The best-sounding club in NYC?

Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola has a spectacular sound system, the Audiophiliac drops by to listen.

By July 25, 2012

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When will we have perfect speakers?

Speakers make sound by moving air, but perfect sound reproduction may be a long way off in the future.

By May 30, 2012