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Have Dreams of Music Videos or Broadway? Or Just Love to Dance? This Studio is For You

A new contemporary art dance school opened in Pasadena in January offering classes for anyone aspiring to dance professionally as well as those who’d just want to enjoy dancing for fun. Action Arts Movement opened its dance lab at 100 North Lake Avenue in Pasadena to focus on “all forms of contemporary dance, physical narrative, and musical theater,” according to its website, and to serve…

Caltech Researchers Design Technique to Levitate Objects Using Only Light

Conceptual illustration of a nano-patterned object reorienting itself to remain in a beam of light. Credit: Courtesy of the Atwater laboratory Researchers at Caltech have designed a way to levitate and propel objects using only…

NASA Instruments Image Fireball over Bering Sea

The Multi-angle Imaging SpectroRadiometer (MISR) instrument on NASA's Terra satellite captured a large fireball - or extremely bright and visible meteor (or meteoroid) - over the Bering Sea on Dec. 18, 2018. The fireball's explosion…

The Caltech Jazz Band Presents its Free 19th Annual Caltech Jazz Festival

The Caltech Jazz Band will present its 19th Annual Caltech Jazz Festival on Saturday, April 13th, 2018 from 1:00 – 6:00 pm. The event will take place at Gates Annex Patio, on the Caltech campus,…

Disney’s Women Artists Highlighted in Talk Before Rapt Audience

“They’ve always been there,” said historian and author Mindy Johnson, author of “Ink & Paint: The Women of Disney’s Animation,” which details the lives and works of leading women artists at Disney at the Pasadena…

Sunday, March 24

Women’s History Month Tees-Off at Gallery 30 South With “Memories, Dreams, and Reclamations”

MOJDEH REZAEIPOUR: MEMORIES, DREAMS, RECLAMATIONS Reception with the Artist March is the celebration of women’s history and Pasadena’s Gallery 30 South has gone with artist…

Monday, March 25

Sly Fox at Sierra Madre Playhouse on March 25

Off The Page, the monthly series of staged play readings at Sierra Madre Playhouse will present Sly Fox on Monday, March 25, 2019 at 7:00…

Friday, March 29

California Art Club to Present 108th Annual Gold Medal Exhibition at the Former Location of the Pasadena Museum of California Art

Image Courtesy California Art Club Website The California Art Club (CAC) will present its 108th Annual Gold Medal Exhibition, one of the most anticipated displays…

Saturday, March 30

City Announces Events Surrounding Pasadena’s 17th One City, One Story Selection, a Wild Western

Chosen from a field of thought-provoking nominees, the book selection for Pasadena’s 17th One City, One Story community reading celebration is In the Distance by…

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Pasadena Feels the Heat at Center of Environmental Warming Study

Image from a report delivered by Dr. Paul Wennberg at the Engineering a Cooler Earth symposium at Caltech in December, 2017. Pasadena is at the center of a new environmental study that illustrates planet Earth is getting warmer. Research conducted by the Associated Press said the City of Roses has had 7,203 days between low-temperature records. That is more than all the rest of the 423 weather stations across the Lower 48 U.S. states represented in the study. According to the study, in between the two cold record days, Pasadena set 145 heat records. That includes an all-time high of…

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