Nikola Tesla

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    June 5, 2014

    The ten best summer music festivals in Colorado

    A Colorado summer can be short, but there are plenty of ways to make it sweet, especially if you pack it with as many festivals, road trips and patios as possible. We've picked out ten music festivals sure to give you the flavor of the state's musical offerings -- everything from the EDM of Global D ... More >>

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    October 16, 2013

    Five reasons to read The Oatmeal

    Under the name The Oatmeal, Matthew Inman has made a career out of making absurd, hilarious comics. Whether the subject matter is mundane (grammar, cats) or bizarre (the sex lives of angler fish, utilikilts), his particular genius lies in tapping into the Internet zeitgeist and delivering the kind o ... More >>

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    June 12, 2013

    Zombies, motherhood and Tesla: Filmmaker Alexandre O. Philippe launches Fried Comics

    Local filmmaker Alexandre O. Philippe has a passion for pop culture. His work has tackled pop cultural phenomena as big as Star Wars and as small as the strange case of the octopus that correctly predicted Germany's World Cup games a few years back. He's also hard at work on Doc of the Dead, an in-d ... More >>

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    September 13, 2012

    Nikola Tesla's career is re-energized by cartoonist Matthew Inman

    It took a cartoonist to re-energize interest in eccentric scientist Nikola Tesla. Matthew Inman recently posted a piece on The Oatmeal, his comic website, explaining "Why Nikola Tesla was the greatest geek who ever lived," and it's inspired more than a million dollars in donations to turn one of his ... More >>

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    February 14, 2011

    New Play Summit sets the stage for an exciting next act at the Denver Center

    ​This weekend's New Play Summit at the Denver Center Theatre Company made it clear that after decades of sometimes sputtering movement, Denver has finally become a serious force in American theater. A large crowd -- local and national playwrights, press folk, tech people, poor actors and ric ... More >>

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    February 10, 2011
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    November 5, 2009
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    October 29, 2009
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    October 22, 2009
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    October 15, 2009
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    March 19, 2009

    Monopoly! Man

    Mike Daisey threads games, rivalries and giant corporations into his monologue.

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    November 15, 2007

    The Edge

    Winter Activity Guide

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    March 22, 2007

    High Voltage

    A new expo showcases vintage electronics.

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2006

    Tesla Shocks the Springs

    The Prestige, a Christopher Nolan-directed flick about turn-of-the-century magicians that stars Hugh Jackman and Christian Bale, has received generally positive reviews from critics at area publications, including Westword; to read Scott Foundas' take, click here. Somehow, though, such scribes have ... More >>

  • Film

    October 19, 2006

    Welcome to the Grand Illusion

    Memento's director plumbs the depths of magic and loss.

  • News

    March 21, 2002

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of March 21, 2002