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The awesome beauty of Jupiter captured by Juno, in 13 photos - Vox

For the past two years, the spacecraft has been taking photos of Jupiter. Here are the best shots.<p>On July 4, 2016, NASA’s Juno spacecraft arrived at Jupiter traveling at a blistering 130,000 mph. Its mission — to orbit the gas giant closer than any craft had done before — was not easy.<p>Like Earth, …

Astronomy

Sinterit Scales Up with the New Lisa 2 3D Printer

The Lisa (L) and Lisa 2 SLS 3D printersA few years ago, Sinterit introduced the Lisa, a desktop SLS 3D printer that promised to make selective laser …

Customers

More Simple Secrets to Using the Powerful Curves Tool in Photoshop (VIDEO)

We’ve featured several tutorials on how to use the powerful Curves tool in Photoshop and Shutterbug readers keep asking for more so here’s another …

Tutorials

Delicate Glass Sea Life Sculptures by Emily Williams | Colossal

<p>American artist Emily Williams draws inspiration from the sea and other aspects of organic life for the creation of her fragile glass sculptures …

New Science from Jupiter

Since Juno’s 2016 arrival in orbit of Jupiter, we’ve been marvelling at the pictures of the astonishing cloud formations and colours. This week NASA …

Astronomy

Advanced microscope shows cells at work in incredible 3D detail

For the first time, scientists have peered into living cells and created videos showing how they function with unprecedented 3D detail. Using a special microscope and new lighting techniques, a team from Harvard and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute captured zebrafish immune cell interactions …

Makin’ Moves: A Wild Animated Dance Short by Kouhei Nakama | Colossal

<p>How fun is this? TOO FUN. Behold the latest video from art director Kouhei Nakama who uses a variety of generative and particle-based animation …

The Mesmerizing Animation of Sinusoidal Waves in GIFs by Étienne Jacob | Colossal

<p>24-year-old French student Étienne Jacob produces black and white GIFs that transform the curvature found in sinusoidal waves into a multitude of …

Natural Materials Organized into Precise Geometric Shapes by Kristen Meyer | Colossal

<p>Prop stylist and designer Kristen Meyer melds quotidian materials into distinctive outlines in her series of geometric flat lays. The designer, who …

Ancient Saudi Ruins to Open Up to Tourism: Pictures

‘I Drank the Apocalyptic Kool-Aid’: Art Historian Hal Foster on Why He Has Developed an Unromantic View of the Avant-Garde

People<p>Ben Davis, artnet News's chief art critic, spoke to the eminent art historian about the urgent themes of his upcoming Mellon lecture.<p>,<p>There is …

Art

nagami launches 3D-printed chairs by zaha hadid architects, ross lovegrove + daniel widrig

<b>at milan design week 2018, these four avant-garde chairs — pioneered by the new, spanish company, ‘nagami’ — will go on display.</b> they will be the …

French impressionism: masterpieces chart the revolution of colour – in pictures

From Claude Monet’s radiant water lilies to PaulCézanne’s rendering of the verdant French countryside to the rosy pigments of Auguste Renoir, more than 65 masterpieces on loan from Paris’s Musée d’Orsay celebrate the 19th century’s most important art movement.<p>Tony Magnusson, coordinating curator at …

Art

Stunning Alien Architecture

Al Mefer is working towards his PhD in Neuroscience, but his talents go far beyond that: for the past 9 months, Mefer has been pursuing his …

Diamond Nights: Africa’s Oldest Trees Photographed Against Starry Night Skies by Beth Moon | Colossal

<p>In this new series of striking images, San Francisco-based photographer Beth Moon (previously) captures some of the world’s oldest living trees …

Long Exposure Photos Capture the Light Paths of Drones Above Mountainous Landscapes | Colossal

<p>Photographer Reuben Wu creates images that reveal an alien splendor in natural and manmade landscapes across the globe. Previously he has explored …

Microbes wake up from 10,000-year nap in cave crystals

Microbes that once slumbered inside giant crystals in a Mexican cave are alive and well, according to NASA scientists.<p>February 18, 2017 —A new find …

The giant larvacean Bathochordaeus

See the Stunning Beauty of Flowers Exposed to Fire, Ice, and Ink

InterAct

Breathtaking, Emotional Photos of Rescued Elephants

Photographs of poached elephants are graphic and painful. In order to obtain their ivory tusks, poachers first shoot elephants with poison, and then, …

16 Optical Illusions Your Brain Will Refuse To See Correctly

"Wait, what?!" –Your brain<p><i>This post was translated from Japanese.</i>

Graphics

PowerUp releases its phone-controlled paper airplane

PowerUp first previewed its smartphone-controlled paper airplane back in 2014, but now it's finally available to everyone. The startup has announced that a retail version of its Dart aircraft will ship in February, and is running a pre-order campaign for barebones (just the propeller module and two …

Joris Laarman’s technology-driven furniture will be on display at High Museum of Art

The Dutch interior designer’s exhibition features stunningly innovative and sustainable furnishings<p>Courtesy of Joris Laarman Lab<p>Minimalist yet …

A Towering 4-Story Organic Structure Built From Material as Thin as a Coin | Colossal

<p>Minima | Maxima is the latest creation from Marc Fornes / THEVERYMANY, known for their innovative fusion of computational design and architecture to …

The Complete Guide to 2018's Best Meteor Showers

It's gonna be a big year.<p>This year gets off to a relatively slow start when it comes to seeing the annual major meteor showers.<p>The Quadrantids, one …

How a Gorgeous Landscape Painting Became the Paramount Pictures Logo

When you think of movie production, Paramount Pictures probably comes to mind. It’s one of the largest studios in the U.S. and has been around nearly as long as cinema itself—in fact, Paramount is the fifth oldest studio in the world. Established in 1912 as the Famous Players Film Company, it has …

Art

Powerful Portraits Highlight the Importance of African Immigrants in the Western World

Filmmaker turned photographer Dagmar Van Weeghel examines culture and identity through portraits of African immigrants in a series titled <i>Diaspora</i>. These non-models, swathed in clothing inspired by pre-19th century Orientalist art, pose proudly, displaying a quiet elegance that is timeless. And …

Have We Aged Out of Age Spots?

Aging can bring unwelcome surprises, like crusty brown spots that gradually appear on your face, neck or trunk.<p>They’re called unflattering names: age spots, barnacles or, God help us, senile warts, but physicians know them as seborrheic keratosis lesions, or SK lesions, for short. They come in as …

Skin Care

Gallery: A tour of the Solar System in spectacular new detail

Trailblazing spacecraft have not only returned stunning images for us to fawn over recently, they've returned important observations with great …

10 Incredible Typography Artists You Should Know

Typography is everywhere. It’s found on street signs, in the subway, on posters, in magazines, and of course, the Internet. It may sound a little invasive, but most typefaces you see around you have been carefully designed with an aim to express a specific feeling, brand identity, or to help …

Typography