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MUSE/IQUE’s 2018-2019 Uncorked Series Kicks Off with CAR/TUNES

MUSE/IQUE, Pasadena’s pioneering live music organization, kicks off its signature Uncorked series with CAR/TUNES, an intimate evening of iconic car songs and conversation on Sunday, October 28, beginning at 6:00 p.m. In the MUSE/IQUE tradition of creating seamless connections between venue and performance, CAR/TUNES serves as the capstone event of Car Classic 2018. The audience will be situated among beautiful classic and iconic cars at…

Healing Blue: A Storytelling and Dance Performance with Live Music

On October 20, beginning at 7:30 p.m. enjoy a performance of by Lineage dance at their temporary diggs, the First United Methodist Church of Pasadena, 500 E. Colorado Blvd. Healing Blue is an inspiring arts…

Caltech Researchers Build Fastest Camera in the World, Shooting 10 Trillion Frames per Second

The trillion-frame-per-second compressed ultrafast photography system. Image courtesy INRS. Scientists at the Caltech in Pasadena have developed what researchers are calling the fastest camera in the world, capable of frames capturing a “femtosecond,” which is…

Officials to Launch Earthquake Alert System Wednesday in Pasadena

Caltech will be the epicenter of a big shake-up in the world of seismology Wednesday as scientists, Congressional leaders and other officials join together to announce the rollout of an earthquake early warning system for…

‘A Dreamer’s World,’ Exhibiting Works by Renowned Armenian Painter Gevorg Babakhanyan Comes to Pasadena

"My childhood is concealed in my paintings which help me live TODAY. I love life only when I look at it through the red windows of my childhood. Every stroke of my paintbrush is a…

Thursday, October 18

Jet Propulsion Laboratory Scientists Zero in on Landing Spot for Next Mars Rover Landing

Scientists from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena will soon gather for a final workshop to discuss where exactly the next Mars Rover will land…

Saturday, October 20

It’s the Fall Celebration of the Arts in South Pasadena

Artists, Musicians, and Merchants gear up to celebrate the fall season with another fun and family friendly “Neighborhood Night-on-the-Town” on Saturday, October 20, from 5:00…

Saturday, October 20

Madcap Men in Tights to Perform All 37 Shakespeare Plays in 90 Minutes

Reduced Shakespeare Company, a touring acting and comedy troupe that performs fast-paced, seemingly improvisational condensations of serious subjects, will be performing “The Complete Works of…

Saturday, October 20

Mozart’s Hauntingly Beautiful Requiem Opens Pasadena Symphony’s 91st Season This Weekend

On Saturday, October 20, at 2:00 and 8:00 p.m., David Lockington will conduct the Pasadena Symphony as it performs the hauntingly beautiful Mozart’s Requiem. Tender…

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Caltech Mom Wins Nobel Prize, Son Is JPL Mars Flight Tech

“What the heck does Mom want? Oh, Mom probably doesn’t understand the time difference, she’s in Dallas right now and is probably still thinking it’s California time…maybe she just wants me to go check on her cats…” A litany of mundane explanations ran through James Bailey’s bleary mind at 3:23 a.m. on October 3 when he was awakened from a deep sleep by three phone calls from his mother’s cell number. Bailey silenced his phone for the first two, getting grumpier with each ring. Call #3 did the trick. He picked up the phone and said groggily, “What do you…

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