Stephanie Case

KCRW Staff

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Why does strange architecture lend itself to ghost stories, and what do these stories unveil about our own prejudices?

What makes a house feel haunted?

Why does strange architecture lend itself to ghost stories, and what do these stories unveil about our own prejudices?

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Last week, teenage self-taught engineer Kai Kloepfer unveiled his creation: the world’s first working smart gun – a firearm that unlocks like an iPhone, detecting the owner via…

How the teenage “Mark Zuckerberg of guns” created the first smart firearm

Last week, teenage self-taught engineer Kai Kloepfer unveiled his creation: the world’s first working smart gun – a firearm that unlocks like an iPhone, detecting the owner via…

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Large-scale installation artist Patrick Shearn is the man behind Coachella’s massive roving astronaut and butterfly, Pershing Square’s fluttering silver sail, and now “Nimbus,” a…

Patrick Shearn’s “Nimbus” takes over Walt Disney Concert Hall

Large-scale installation artist Patrick Shearn is the man behind Coachella’s massive roving astronaut and butterfly, Pershing Square’s fluttering silver sail, and now “Nimbus,” a…

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Elizabeth Wetmore’s “Valentine” is an impressive demonstration of the power of the voices of women.

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HBO’s “Insecure” just received its first Emmy nomination for Outstanding Comedy Series.

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The nominations for the 2020 Emmy Awards have been released, and HBO’s “Watchmen” leads with 26 nominations, including Outstanding Limited Series.

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However, moving forward, HBM will continue as an independent production, and no longer be distributed through the KCRW feed.

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Hollywood has had its share of challenges this year as the entertainment industry grapples with the COVID-19 pandemic.

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In "Boys State," a documentary streaming on Apple TV+, 1,000 or so high school juniors come together in Texas for a week-long program in which they build their own state government and…

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