Ike Sriskandarajah

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Chris Thomas Is Making Haunted Houses Much Scarier

Friday, October 24, 2014

Enough with the pipe organs and canned screams; one composer is making haunted houses as scary as a horror movie.


Sichuan Pepper's Buzz May Reveal Secrets Of The Nervous System

Thursday, April 17, 2014

The Sichuan peppercorn that makes our mouths tingle activates the same neurons as when our foot falls asleep. Scientists are hoping the connection unlocks clues for how to turn those neurons off.


John Edwards Resumes Career As Trial Attorney

Thursday, April 17, 2014

The former U.S. senator and Democratic presidential hopeful is one of three attorneys representing a boy in a medical malpractice case in North Carolina.


Amanda Palmer: Kickstarting Controversy

Wednesday, February 06, 2013

Amanda Palmer knows how to use the internet. She was the first musician to raise over a million dollars on Kickstarter last year to record and release Theatre Is Evil, which debuted in the top 10 on the Billboard chart with no music industry backing.

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Why Is Pop Music So Sad?

Friday, September 07, 2012

Pop music's not what it used to be. That’s what every generation of grown-ups says about what the kids are listening to, but fogey cliches aren’t necessarily wrong. A recent study in the Journal of Psychology of Aesthetics, Creativity, and the Arts tracked the mood of pop ...

Graphic: How pop has become sadder since the 1960s

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Hackers Try to Save the Music Industry

Friday, May 11, 2012

At the Rethink Music conference in Boston last month, programmers, developers, and tinkerers showed up for a 24-hour coding frenzy — a hackathon — at Microsoft’s New England Research and Development (NERD) Center, vying to make the coolest app that could transform music. ...

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Side Effect: Burmese Punk

Friday, March 30, 2012

This weekend the country formerly known as Burma is holding democratic elections — the country’s first legitimate elections in decades — ending the 50-year isolation of the country. Everyone there has something at stake — including a trio of punk rockers called Side Effect ...

Bonus Tracks: "Evenings Under the Influence" and "Desperate"