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Terminal 3 Is The Most Intense AR Experience I’ve Ever Had

It turns you into an immigration officer–and there’s a twist.<p>They take you into a room and you sit at a table. A sign on the wall says “U.S. Customs Facility Secondary Screening,” and alerts you that the room is under 24-hour surveillance. But you’re not being questioned. In this room, you’re in …

Tribeca Film Festival

Remember the Rosetta mission? This is what it looks like to BE ON A COMET!! In flipping space!!

Visual And Abstract Paintings By Daniel Mullen

Artist <b>Daniel Mullen</b>, based in Amsterdam, creates amazing visual paintings. Indeed, he uses different colors, shapes and texture to create optical …

Art

Colorful Light Sculptures by James Clar Interpret Technology’s Effects on Our Perceived Reality | Colossal

<p>Artist James Clar creates sculptural light systems that interpret the ways modern technology has altered our perception of reality and time. His …

Art

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 …

GIF Animations

Screens of the Future: Prototypes 1-27

Kids vs. Artists Eye-Tracking Study: What Do They Look at While Drawing?

We all know that kids totally suck at drawing, and now you know why my applications to teach art to children have all been rejected. Seriously …

Lumen – Mixed reality storytelling device

Created by Arvind Sanjeev, Lumen is a mixed reality storytelling device that lets users explore AR/VR content without being confined to headsets or …

Machine Learning

Engineers create plants that glow

Imagine that instead of switching on a lamp when it gets dark, you could read by the light of a glowing plant on your desk.MIT engineers have taken a …

MIT

National Geographic Compiles Their Best Images of 2017

Alors que l’année se termine, le National Geographic a compilé une liste de ses meilleures images de 2017. Sur près de 2 millions de photographies, …

timberphoto:

coffee, mountains, snow, the sunrise, and you.<p>(things that made my last morning of 2015 pure magic)

A century after Arthur C. Clarke's birth, science fiction is still following his lead

Clarke was born on this day in 1917<p>At some point, most science fiction readers come across the “Big Three” authors from its so-called Golden Age: Robert A. Heinlein, Isaac Asimov, and Arthur C. Clarke. Over the course of his lifetime, Clarke witnessed the birth of the space age, and helped push …

Science Fiction

Prepare yourself for the "tsunami of data" expected to hit by 2025

Data Tsunami<p>Our internet-connected devices could be impeding climate change efforts, according to an update to a 2016 peer-reviewed study on power …

Freedom of Information

Google X and the Science of Radical Creativity

How the secretive Silicon Valley lab is trying to resurrect the lost art of invention<p>I. The Question<p>A snake-robot designer, a balloon scientist, a liquid-crystals technologist, an extradimensional physicist, a psychology geek, an electronic-materials wrangler, and a journalist walk into a room. The …

Google Glass

Artist Philip Beesley Merges Chemistry, Artificial Intelligence, and Interactivity to Create “Living” Architecture | Colossal

<p>Multidisciplinary artist and architect Philip Beesley weaves together such a broad array of technologies and systems in his artworks that they …

Artificial Intelligence

Anthony James sculptures - beautiful series of...

Anthony James sculptures - beautiful series of infinity geometric solids filled with lights and mirrors...<i> <br>(Want more? See NOTCOT.org and NOTCOT.com)</i>

Hypnotic Images of Ink Dissolving in Water

Le photographe Mark Mawson, basè à Londres, est connu pour ses images magnifiques d’encre ou de peinture qui se dissolvent dans l’eau. Dans sa série …

Stunning NASA Animation of the Atmosphere Moving and Flowing

Watch hurricanes form and wildfires spew<p>This is supercool: NASA has a Global Modeling and Assimilation Office that can take satellite data and run in …

What Happens If China Makes First Contact?

As America has turned away from searching for extraterrestrial intelligence, China has built the world’s largest radio dish for precisely that purpose.<p>Last January, the Chinese Academy of Sciences invited Liu Cixin, China’s preeminent science-fiction writer, to visit its new state-of-the-art radio …

UC Berkeley

Artist Yang Yongliang Imagines the Bleak Effects of Industrialization in Dense Photographic Collages | Colossal

<p>In these stark photographic collages that seem to possess the infinite density of a fractal, artist Yang Yongliang (previously) questions unchecked …

Beautiful Activity Maps by Strava

Fort de sa communauté internationale, l’application de running et de cyclisme Strava a dévoilé ce mercredi sa nouvelle <b>Heatmap</b> : une carte interactive …

A Tree-Like Figure Composed of Natural and Technological Elements by Garret Kane | Colossal

<p>The newest sculpture by assemblage artist Garret Kane (previously) combines moss, tree branches, and other natural elements with technological …

A Tribute to Winter by Øystein Aspelund

En hiver, tout est sombre. Les bleus sont foncés, les étoiles brillent dans un ciel ténébreux et chaque lumière semble briller de milles feux. En …

This Heat-Sensitive Edition of Fahrenheit 451 Can Only Be Read by Flame | Colossal

<p>This week the Anne Petronille Nypels Lab at Van Eyck Academie in the Netherlands shared a video of an edition of Ray Bradbury’s classic Fahrenheit …

Hilarious Kinetic Eye Sculptures by Lucas Zanotto | Colossal

<p>EYES is a short film by Lucas Zanotto (previously) showcasing several kinetic sculptures both built and filmed by the Helsinki-based director. Each …

Art

Otherworldly ‘Earth Pyramids’ Captured in the Foggy Early Morning Light by Photographer Kilian Schönberger | Colossal

<p>Photographer Kilian Schönberger (previously) climbed the Alps late at night to capture one of the mountain range’s strangest segments, alien-like …

Asinas II: A Dizzying New Kinetic Sculpture by Jennifer Townley | Colossal

<p>Asinas II is the latest kinetic work by Dutch artist Jennifer Townley who is intrigued by how machines can create complicated nonlinear movements …

New Jersey

The Crazy Unbuilt Architecture That Almost Transformed N.Y.C.

A new exhibition looks at dozens of buildings that never were.<p>In Flushing Meadows, Queens, there’s a scale model of the entire city of New York. It’s called “the Panorama,” and though it was built for the 1964 World’s Fair, it’s still a fascinating three-dimensional portrait of New York City that …

Architecture