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July 15, 2010

The Future of Opera

The inventor and composer Tod Machover, whose group at MIT's Media Lab developed the technology behind Guitar Hero, has built instruments for musicians from Prince to Yo-Yo Ma. As Machover prepares for the world premiere of his robotic opera Death and the Powers in Monaco in September, he explains how his interactive performance techniques might lead to personalized therapies... [text] [pdf]

Arnold Kramish, Nuclear Expert

Arnold Kramish, a physicist who survived an explosion while working on the Manhattan Project and later became an expert on nuclear proliferation and espionage, died on June 15 in Washington... [text]

July 25, 2010

Gerson Goldhaber, Physicist

Gerson Goldhaber, who after a long career studying particle physics turned his attention to the outer reaches of the universe and found early evidence that dark energy was pulling it apart, died on July 19 at his home in Berkeley, Calif... [text]

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