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Contemporary Artists Are Reinterpreting 17th-Century Japanese Erotica

<b>Warning: This post contains nudity and may not be suitable for work environments.</b><p>If you're not familiar with <i>shunga</i>, the early Japanese tradition of creating explicit images of sexual activity, welcome to the pleasure dome. Literally translated to "spring pictures," shunga date back to Japan's Edo …

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Arthur Rackham https://t.co/LlVmEvzRU7

Step-By-Step Kusudama Flower Ball Tutorial

These charming origami flower balls have a history of being used for potpourri and incense in ancient Japan. Learn how to build your own kusudama …

SEM image of an embryo in the eye of a needle. (source)

Cell Nucleus

Nanotech

Playful Still Lifes Inspired by Warhol and Pop Culture

Mexico City-based photographer Paul Fuentes has long found influence in the work of Andy Warhol, bringing the tenets of Pop Art—irony, kitsch, and …

Crystal Palace, Madrid, Spain http://t.co/M1eVzN28cE

Artist Duo ‘Expanded Eye’ Explore Human Consciousness Through Painted Repurposed Wood Assemblages | Colossal

<p>We’ve long been enamored by the tattoo artistry of Jade Tomlinson and Kev James of Expanded Eye who examine a collision of human conciousness, …

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Paper Craft

Gaetano Pesce | Pink Pavillion | 2007 #milan #gaetanopesce #pink #design

A Quantified Artist Turns Her Data into Sculpture

Take a look at Laurie Frick’s artwork, made up of colorful wooden blocks mounted to the gallery wall, and the first thing you think of is a childhood playroom strewn with building blocks. But Frick’s artwork is actually a complex response to the growing trend of self-tracking. She takes data …

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Creating Abstract Art With a Microscope

Mature Condition, Ovary of a Butterfly, 1927<br>Carl Strüwe—Steven Kasher Gallery<p>1 of 13<p>Documentary could not appear, at first, further from the practice …

Landscape Photography

Tiffany Bozic Paints Dreamlike Images of Nature in “The Animal In Us”

Tiffany Bozic once said that she felt like she was born with a heightened sense that everything is connected. Some of her earliest childhood memories …

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Nanotech

Gorgeous glass sculptures let you see into the world's most deadly viruses

Viruses are usually depicted as ugly, scary, almost weapon-like blobs just waiting to meddle inside of your body, but Luke Jerram sees them as something different. There isn't really a color to viruses after all — they're smaller than the wavelength of visible light — and as mere smears when viewed …

These 12 Viruses Look Beautiful Up Close But Would Kill You If They Could (PHOTOS)

Infectious diseases like AIDS and hepatitis are never pretty. But the pathogens that cause many potentially deadly infections turn out to be absolutely beautiful when viewed under powerful microscopes.<p>"Nowadays scientists use X-ray crystallography and more recently by cryo-electron microscopy with …

7 Totally Awesome (and Terrifying) Objects Under a Microscope

Source: The Atlantic<p>Whether in black and white or saturated with color and light, even the most commonplace of objects assume new, ornate features …

Microscopes

Something Unexpected Could Be Determining If Your Children Are Male Or Female

Did you know that ancient viruses hide within our own genome? It’s been common knowledge among biologists that about 8 percent of our DNA is actually …

Kamigami: The affordable origami robot that anyone can build

These adorable bug-bots can be assembled by hand without tools, then programmed and controlled via smartphone.<p>Robotic vacuum cleaners, autonomous drones, driverless cars: There's no escaping it, robots are looming ever larger in humanity's future. And anyway, robots are fascinating, so whether it's …

Robotics

Sleek Valkyrie Private Plane Lets You Fly in Style

So you're thinking about buying yourself a private plane — but who wants a dusty old Cessna or Mooney? Anyone who's anyone is getting a Valkyrie. This ultra-fancy new private plane from Cobalt looks more like a spaceship than a propeller-driven aircraft, and if it comes to a race, the Valkyrie …

Aviation

Field Of Light: Artist Uses 50,000 Lights To Turn Desert Into Surreal Fairytale

Bruce Munro is an internationally acclaimed British artist best known for his vast and immersive light-based installations. For this latest project, …

Embroidered Sculptures Highlight Our Bodies’ Beautiful Flaws

Sally Hewett embroiders butt pimples, boob spider veins, and filmy togues.<p>Embroidery is associated with all that’s pretty, dainty, non-confrontational—the perfect hobby for Victorian ladies who have to while away the hours until the perfect suitor comes along. But artist Sally Hewett takes this …

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Off world, Moebius

ART, PHOTOGRAPHY, DESIGN <br>& DISAPPOINTMENT<p>This ISN'T the t-shirt<p>share it Vice Magazine 1,666 notes<p>this isn't …

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