By: Erik Davis
What does the cosmos sound like?
By: Peggy Nelson
An idea whose time has come.
Earn the first HiLobrow merit badge: The Radium Age.
The theremin is a perfect instrument: it plays all the notes. Not only those we discretely declare, but every tone in between. Such a surfeit anchors it firmly in the uncanny valley — too much […]
By: Matthew Battles
As readers of HiLobrow know, Joshua Glenn shows the same mastery over the history of science fiction that a mad scientist exerts over his army of murderous fembots. While Roxxxy the Robot’s makers might claim […]