Carin Bratlie Wethern Knits On Demand
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Picture a knitter. Are they drinking wine and watching “The Sopranos”? Better yet, are they knitting a “Mystery […]

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What’s It Like to Audition for a Professional Orchestra?
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Professional violinist Colleen McCullough’s interest in music didn’t quite begin in the cradle, but it was close.   “I started […]

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Christopher Sakezles Makes Recyclable Human Cadavers
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Christopher Sakezles builds people. It sounds like science-fiction. But before you accuse him of spurring a Cylon invasion of Earth, rest assured […]

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NASA Engineer Nagin Cox Helps Build Robots That Explore Mars
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Nagin Cox always wanted to be an explorer. But she wanted to be the kind of explorer that unites […]

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Elan Lee Designs Games That Make Reality Better
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There are moments in Elan Lee’s professional life that sound like something out of a different reality. Unsurprising, […]

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Becky Mueller Helps Make Us Safer by Smashing Things
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Becky Mueller smashes things as part of her job. And she doesn’t just smash any little old thing. In […]

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Why Mary Robinette Kowal Traded in Puppets for Science Fiction
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A “catastrophic puppeteer injury” wouldn’t mean the beginning of an award-winning career for most people—but Mary Robinette Kowal […]

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Screenwriting Maven Heidi Hornbacher Wants to Help You ‘Crack Your Story’
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Talking to Heidi Hornbacher makes you believe you can write the next “Inception.” And she wants to help […]

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Soft Robotics Engineer Kari Love Started as a Broadway Costume Designer
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Art and science make brilliant partners, and when you find a single creator who has mastered both disciplines, […]

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How Does Today’s Sherlock Stack Up? An Expert Compares Old to New

Hang onto your plaid hunting caps. Jan. 1 marked the return of the BBC’s wildly popular high-functioning-sociopath-turned-consulting-detective, Sherlock […]

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