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musical baseball

I heard this guy’s story on NPR and just thought it was awesome: he built himself an electric violin (!) out of a baseball bat (!!)

From NPR: Baseball fan and fiddler Glenn Donnellan merged his two passions into one instrument. It’s a baseball bat that plays like a violin. Or perhaps a violin that looks like a baseball bat. Either way, he talks about his creation — and plays for host Melissa Block.

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Beth Kelley is an applied & digital anthropologist with an overall interest in how people engage with and are impacted by their environments and vice versa. This has manifested itself in many ways, by looking at creativity, playful spaces, built environments, and environmental enrichment, sustainability, design research, and integrative and collaborative models of learning such as through play and hands-on learning.