Michael Thomas

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Scientists Sneak A Peek At How Ladybugs Fold Their Wings

Credit: University of Tokyo<p>With the help of high-speed cameras, CT scanners and some nail-art supplies, scientists in Japan have managed to catch a glimpse of the elaborate way that ladybugs fold their wings to tuck them away.<p>The research could have implications for everything from aeronautics to …

National Academy of Sciences

Aeromorph inflatables fold themselves from flat sheets into complex origami

Basic sheets of plastic, paper or fabric can now be transformed into complex inflatables using a method devised by researchers at MIT Media Lab's …

A review of the new Origami Studio

What do you do when you don’t like the prototyping tools available to you? If you are the Facebook design team, you just build your own tool. This is …

The Morgan Felt Folding Stool

Furniture

Foil Scratch Papers

A new approach to drawing: When you make your mark,<br>You're actually scratching brilliant color from the dark!<br>From beneath the inky blackness, flashy …