Matthias Röder

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Northern Lights: More than just a pretty light show

Humans have been fascinated by this unpredictable, eerie light show for centuries. But it’s amazing how little we know about the science behind it.<p>The thermometer on the car is reading -22C. Outside, we are standing in snow up to my knees. We’re in a region called Inari in Finnish Lapland, inside …

AirBeats / AirHarp creator demos his forthcoming Leap Motion music apps

When it comes to developing music apps, Leap Motion's naturalistic interface seems like a no-brainer. Sure it doesn't offer the sort of tactile feedback you get from an actual instrument, but it certainly beats the heck out of, say, a keyboard and mouse. Adam Somers is among the early developers …

Elegant Light Sock chandeliers

DJ Spooky at the Met

This year the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York developed its first artist residency program, kicking it off with DJ Spooky's live string quartet and video composition exploring the elements in its title, "Of Water and Ice."<p>We jumped at the chance to interview Paul D. Miller AKA DJ Spooky on …

Interview: Aiko Telgen

Almost completely hidden in a small, dark booth inside Zona Tortona's Temporary Museum of New Design, German designer Aiko Telgen presented Ion Lamps, one of our favorite finds at this year's Milan Design Week so far. The captivating Ion Two—the newest addition to Telgen's line—looks like a bubble …

New Portraits by Kumi Yamashita Made with Nails, Thread, and Denim | Colossal

<p>Two new portraits this morning from one of my favorite artists Kumi Yamashita (previously). The first one is part of her Constellation series titled</i> …