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PressureDiver: a sensor to plumb the depths of saxophone air tightness

This happy little explorer is the business end of PressureDiver: a simple barometric pressure sensor designed to report changes in air pressure from inside a sealed container. In this case, we’ll be exploring a saxophone.

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So much fun I had to share

I want to celebrate the fun, so for this week, I’m giving away Book 1 (Strange Places).

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Teeth of the Gods, by Sarah L. Wilson (6:53)

Today we examine one of the recipes for melodrama.

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A Threat of Shadows, by JA Andrews (13:26)

Today we see that fantasy capitalization syndrome can ruin a good story.

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IOD-TV Episode #3: Suffocated Empathy

In this episode of The 5-Minute Immersion Lab, I’ll walk through the problem I call “suffocated empathy,” explain how it works, and then give an example of how to nip it in the bud.