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Why Math Rocks

Everyone who has kids, or who remembers his/her childhood, will also remember the struggle to understand why math matters.<p>"Who cares about multiplication tables and fractions, triangles and algebra? Why do I need to know these things?"<p>The challenge with math is that if you don't look with the right …


Spectacular Mandalas Emerge from Hypnotic Colorful Dots on Ordinary Stones

Artist Elspeth McLean transforms ordinary stones into hypnotizing works of art. Equipped with a detail brush and varicolored paints, the artist meticulously crafts handheld mandalas using a pointillism-like style she prefers to call <i>Dotillism</i>. This self-proclaimed technique allows the artist to …


Double Exposure Photos Capture the Essence of Animals in Arctic Landscapes

Norwegian artist Andreas Lie has perfectly captured the essence of the arctic in his latest double exposure photographs. Since the beginning, the artist has flawlessly merged animals and their rustic surroundings, but his newest works have a fresh quality to them. In focusing solely on wintry …

The Arctic

Cute Chipmunks Playfully Interact with "Star Wars" Toys

LEGO builder and artist Chris McVeigh created a whimsical series that pairs adorable chipmunks with tiny toys from the <i>Star Wars</i> universe. Called <i>Chipmunk Adventures</i>, the photographs show these plastic action figures interacting with the small creatures in fun and playful ways. Darth Vader and the …


Delicate Fish Paintings Express Artist's Elegant Vision of the World

Painter Niharika Hukku‘s captivating work will make you realize that ordinary fish possess an innate beauty. More often than not, the artist uses simple, white pottery (which she constructs herself) as a functional canvas for her aquatic designs. “Starting with an idea, my work is an expression of …


Bridges 2015: a meeting of maths and art - in pictures

The Bridges Conference is an annual event that explores the connections between art and mathematics. Here is a selection of the work being exhibited this year, from a Pi pie which vibrates the number pi onto your hand to delicate paper structures demonstrating number sequences. This year’s …


Designing A Lego Set For The Internet Of Things

Map’s experience working on Sam Labs’ IoT electronics kit proves that good design never comes too late to make a difference.<p>A successful Kickstarter billing itself as “the ultimate Internet Connected Electronics Kit,” Sam by Sam Labs aimed to be an electronics kit that made rolling your own devices …

Internet of Things