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15 Things To Do This Week In The Bay Area — Week Of June 8-June 15

World Juggling Day, Livermore Rodeo, and Father’s Day ideas are just some of the 15 things, mostly free, that you can do in the Bay Area this week!

06/06/2014

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StarDate 6/5/2014: Rebuilding Astronomical History

One hundred eighteen years ago, a team of draft horses labored up a hill west of Flagstaff, Arizona. Their cargo was a 32-foot steel telescope tube commissioned by astronomer Percival Lowell.

06/05/2014

Behind the scenes as drum techs set up the kits for the main stage acts at LIVE 105's BFD2014 at Shoreline Amphitheatre, June 1, 2014 (LIVE 105)

25,000 Converge On Shoreline Amphitheatre For LIVE 105′s Sold Out #BFD2014 With Foster The People, M.I.A.

Under a perfect blue sky, with pounding bass and screaming guitar and synth riffs filling the air, 25,000 people crowded the sold-out Shoreline Amphitheatre for LIVE 105′s annual alternative rock festival, BFD2014.

06/01/2014

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15 Things To Do In The Bay Area This Week — June 1-June 8, 2014

Free rock climbing, free Krispy Kreme donuts, sea lions, block parties, and seafood — another week of great, mostly free stuff!

06/01/2014

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Fast Foodie: Domino’s Specialty Chicken

Basically, it’s Domino’s deep fried chicken pieces topped with a variety of pizza toppings served with dipping sauces. After seeing the commercial, I decided to pull together a crack team of expert tasters (AKA co-workers as writers never turn down a free meal) to join me on the culinary adventure of trying all four varieties on the Domino’s menu. We ordered on Dominos.com to avoid any unneeded human contact, then watched the rather nifty online order tracker and awaited our Specialty Chicken feast.

05/31/2014

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StarDate 5/29/2014: Looking For Stellar Companions

Most of the stars that you see in the night sky aren’t alone — they consist of two stars or more. They’re so far away, though, that their light merges into a single pinpoint.

05/29/2014

Neha Konakalla
Sam H. Lawson Middle School (CBS)

Cupertino 8th Grader Representing Bay Area In National Spelling Bee Final

8th grader Neha Konakalla, who won the first ever CBS San Francisco Bay Area Spelling Bee in March, has outlasted dozens of other regional champions to advance to Thursday night’s live final on ESPN at 5 p.m.

05/29/2014

A 3D-printed model of San Francisco covers a large strip of downtown and SOMA. (Autodesk)

Examining San Francisco’s Future With The Largest-Ever 3D-Printed Model

Unveiled this week, the model covers over 115 blocks of the Financial and South of Market districts, including landmarks like AT&T Park, the Ferry Building and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

05/28/2014

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StarDate 5/28/2014: Tracking Down False Comets

For an 18th-century astronomer, the quickest way to fame and fortune was discovering comets — the big iceballs that grow long, beautiful tails when they come close to the Sun.

05/28/2014