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Animusic HD - Resonant Chamber (1080p) - YouTube

Animusic HD - Resonant Chamber (1080p) - YouTube | In and About the News | Scoop.it

Wow, this is amazing and beautiful. Watch, listen, and be awestruck! And maybe a bit creeped out , too. I have one question, aside from the fact that there is something weird about all those mechanical fingers: You could easily get the same result by gathering musicions together with their instruments, giving them the music, and having them play it. It would take less time than programming it on computers and it would sound as good ... maybe even better. The programming of this probably took a lot longer than musicians would need to learn the piece. Just saying.

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Sharla Shults's comment, October 4, 2012 12:09 PM
Only got to listen to a small segment because we are on the road and I am working on my laptop. Will check it out when we finally arrive home!
Marilyn Armstrong's comment, October 4, 2012 3:19 PM
Tell me if it doesn't feel rather creepy to you. Sounds beautiful, but those mechanical fingers ... weird.
Sharla Shults's curator insight, February 7, 2013 12:07 PM

Thank you, Marilyn, for reposting this one to your website today. This is truly remarkable, in fact, totally magical! What could possibly be any more appropriate for catnipoflife than music! Bravo!

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Gun Enthusiasts Create Printable Firearms--What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

Gun Enthusiasts Create Printable Firearms--What Could Possibly Go Wrong? | In and About the News | Scoop.it
Wielding 3D printers and the backing of the gun lobby, firearm enthusiasts hope to create a "private law society."...

 

Now what could possibly go wrong with this? Print your own gun in your own home. Oh yeah. This is going to really improve the quality of life in America. 

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Medical Care: It’s Life and Death, Not Politics

Medical Care: It’s Life and Death, Not Politics | In and About the News | Scoop.it
Five years ago, I was just about dead because I had no health insurance The doctor who botched the surgery that was killing me would not help because I had no money and no insurance. An “emer...
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What Is It About Guns?

What Is It About Guns? | In and About the News | Scoop.it
One man's pleasure is another man's poison. The recent Aurora shooting raises questions about guns and how they're depicted in films and other media.
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Gazing through to the other side … Redux

Gazing through to the other side … Redux | In and About the News | Scoop.it
I don’t publish every comment I get. Sometimes, it’s because it’s spam.Or I may not care for the tone. I may find the note offensive, insulting, or annoying. Some responses are to...
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An Olympus E-P5 might be real after all

An Olympus E-P5 might be real after all | In and About the News | Scoop.it
A couple of posts ago, I talked about being in limbo between the Olympus OM-D and The E-PL5. In that post, I concluded that while the new E-PL5 is a solid upgrade, what I really wanted was a E-P3 w...

 

If I had the money, I'd probably buy it, but I'm saved from myself by sheer poverty. But a girl can dream!

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Blame Everyone and Don’t Forget to Look in the Mirror

Blame Everyone and Don’t Forget to Look in the Mirror | In and About the News | Scoop.it
Everyone is pointing fingers at everyone else: Where did our jobs go? Hey people you know perfectly well where our jobs went. They went to the far east, to China, Pakistan, India, Indonesia, Burma,...
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Back to the Ponderosa: Pernell Roberts

Back to the Ponderosa: Pernell Roberts | In and About the News | Scoop.it
  I was an avid Bonanza fan when I was young and I was a smitten with Pernell Roberts playing Adam Cartwright. That was when he had hair, was very sexy, and he could sing. This was the song he...

 

One of the cowboy heroes of my young teenage years. When he left the show, so did I.

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I'm Too Crazy For Health Insurance

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Thanks to a couple of friendly letters from health insurance companies, I've recently learned I don't deserve to go to the doctor.
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Gazing through to the other side … Redux

Gazing through to the other side … Redux | In and About the News | Scoop.it
I don’t publish every comment I get. Sometimes, it’s because it’s spam. Or I may not care for the tone. I may find the note offensive, insulting, or annoying. Some responses are t...

 

An update on "Criminal Minds" and the state of the American brain.

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School days: Boredom and Fear in Equal Measure

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Childhood is a challenge. We romanticize childhood as a time of innocence and play, but childhood isn’t necessarily easy. Many of us struggled. We had problems at home we couldn’t or wo...
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Louis the 'jazz hands' Scottie | Crazy dog photos | Funny dogs | Cowbelly Pet Photography Seattle Blog

Louis the 'jazz hands' Scottie | Crazy dog photos | Funny dogs | Cowbelly Pet Photography Seattle Blog | In and About the News | Scoop.it
Louis gets his crazy on while photographed by dog photographer Jamie Pflughoeft of Seattle's Cowbelly Pet Photography.
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