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The ultimate interactive experience

Newly appointed North­eastern pro­fessor Stacy Marsella is a rock­star in com­puter sci­ence. He develops crazy algo­rithms that essen­tially read emo­tion in snip­pets of text or audio. He’s put these skilz […]

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Taste the music

You may think I’m insane and you’re right,” said Alessandra Ciucci, an eth­no­mu­si­col­o­gist and a full-​​​​time lec­turer in the Depart­ment of Music, when she sug­gested we listen to the sounds of countries […]

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Where art and science intersect

  The fol­lowing post was gen­er­ously con­tributed by San­tiago Gil, a post­doc­toral research asso­ciate at Northeastern’s Center for Com­plex Net­work Research. Botond Részegh and Albert-​​​​László Barabási share a sin­gular history. […]

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Build a game. Learn math. Be cool.

On Wednesday I met a man named Bob Cas­sels, a soft­ware devel­oper at Google, who told me his children’s school recently announced that all its stu­dents would learn to code […]

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Not your grandma’s Duck Hunt

I’ve said it here before: I’m not much of a gamer. My 9-​​​​year-​​​​old nephew gets exas­per­ated every time he sets me up in front of the Wii and ulti­mately just […]

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Martian graphic design

Art, Media and Design stu­dent Madeleine San Martin prac­ti­cally grew up inside NASA’s Jet Propul­sion Lab­o­ra­tory, which cel­e­brated its most recent vic­tory with the suc­cessful landing of the Mini Cooper-​​​​sized […]

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Rocket Man

Justin Dowd is a fourth year physics and math major here at North­eastern. This phe­nom­enal “chalki­ma­tion” video about Einstein’s day­dream dis­covery of rel­a­tivity won him a ticket to outer space […]