Katrė Šimkevičiūtė

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Walking City: An Evolving Video Sculpture Morphs in Response to Architecture | Colossal

<p>Anyone who follows Colossal knows that digital animation and motion graphics are a rarity here, but this clip is a solid exception. Created by …

Can Higher Education Really Save Our Humanity?

We think higher education is important, but are convinced it’s broken. And it is, unless it can recover its deep questioning about what it means to …

A Complete List Of Grammy Winners

Daft Punk, Lorde, and Macklemore were among the big winners during Sunday night's 56th annual Grammy Awards.<p>Check out a full list of winners below (via CNN):<p><b>Record of the year</b><b><br>"Get Lucky" -- Daft Punk featuring Pharrell Williams and Nile Rodgers -- WINNER</b><br>"Radioactive" -- Imagine Dragons<br>"Royals" -- …

Kendrick Lamar

Chindōgu – japoniškas beviltiškų išradimų menas (arba kaip išlaisvinti kūrybiškumą).

Seth Godin yra pastebėjęs, kad žmonės besiskundžiantys, jog neturi (nesugalvoja) gerų idėjų, dažniausiai yra tie, kurie išvis neturi idėjų. Ne ta …

Music as medicine

The beep of ventilators and infusion pumps, the hiss of oxygen, the whir of carts and the murmur of voices as physicians and nurses make rounds — …

What your Facebook status says about you

Scientists use Facebook to know your personality better than your friends do.<p>Who are you?<p>It's a question so broad as to be ridiculous, but if you've posted a Facebook status update recently, there's a chance you've already answered it.<p>Last month, researchers from the University of Pennsylvania …

How Language Seems To Shape One's View Of The World

Lera Boroditsky once did a simple experiment: She asked people to close their eyes and point southeast. A room of distinguished professors in the U.S. pointed in almost every possible direction, whereas 5-year-old Australian aboriginal girls always got it right.<p>She says the difference lies in …

9 Pointlessly Expensive Items You Can Buy

<b>By Dylan Moore, University of Arkansas</b><p>Some expensive stuff that people choose to spend their money on—jet skis and yachts, or really anything …

Richard Dawkins

The NSA Collects 200 Million Random Texts A Day

wtf so random<p>According to a report just released by <i>The Guardian</i>, the National Security Agency has been collecting and storing 200 million text messages a day--at random, according to leaked documents--in the hopes of tracking down undesireables.<p>Sinister PowerPoint? Yes, sinister PowerPoint! This …