Steinway’s New Piano Can Play a Perfect Concerto by Itself

Steinway’s New Piano Can Play a Perfect Concerto by Itself

Like magic, Steinway’s new piano, the Spirio, records a pianist and plays the music back perfect.

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Radio Is Soulless. Can These Radicals Make It Great Again?

Radio Is Soulless. Can These Radicals Make It Great Again?

NY’s East Village Radio showed that the Internet could make radio better–until licensing laws forced it to shut down last year. Now it’s back. Is EVR here to stay?

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It’s Time to Shut Up About Marie Curie

It’s Time to Shut Up About Marie Curie

Ask someone to name a woman scientist, and they’ll offer one name: Marie Curie. It’s hobbling the representation of women in STEM, and it’s time to cut it out.

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Photos: Inside India’s Illegal, Bloody Sand Mining Industry

Photos: Inside India’s Illegal, Bloody Sand Mining Industry

A deadly and global war is going on, and it’s for sand. Photographer Adam Ferguson traveled to India for WIRED to document the people and places most affected by the industry.

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