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Watch The 'Mona Lisa' Morph Into 'American Gothic,' Pixel By Pixel

A coding forum organized a competition to see who could remix famous paintings using the color palettes of other iconic art.<p><i>Images via, via</i><p>A forum of 'code golfers'—programmers who create and solve creative programming puzzles for kicks—are using code to break classic art works down to their base …

NASA comprova (preliminarmente) propulsão impossível digna de ficção científica

Postado Por Carlos Cardoso em 03 08 2014 em Destaque, Destaques, Energia, Espaço, Hardware<p>Uma coisa chata em ciência é que de vez em quando aparece …

Secrets of the Creative Brain

A leading neuroscientist who has spent decades studying creativity shares her research on where genius comes from, whether it is dependent on high IQ—and why it is so often accompanied by mental illness.<p>As a psychiatrist and neuroscientist who studies creativity, I’ve had the pleasure of working …

Makoto Azuma Uses the Stratosphere as a Backdrop For His Latest Floral Art | Colossal

<p>Last week Japanese botanic artist Makoto Azuma attempted to go where most artists only dream of going: to space. In a project titled Exbiotanica, …

Pixar Cofounder Ed Catmull on Failure and Why Fostering a Fearless Culture Is the Key to Groundbreaking Creative Work

<i>“Make New Mistakes. Make glorious, amazing mistakes. Make mistakes nobody’s ever made before,”</i> Neil Gaiman urged in his commencement-address-turned-manifesto-for-the-creative life. <i>“The chief trick to making good mistakes is not to hide them — especially not from yourself,”</i> philosopher Daniel …

Why Nvidia created its own hardware platform and started developing games

Nvidia had something to prove, and that required change.<p>Founded in 1993, Nvidia is best known for designing and manufacturing the graphics processing units (GPUs) that transform massive amounts of code into video games. It flexes its muscles with regular revisions of ever more powerful hardware …

10 Phrases Great Speakers Never Say

Want to ruin a presentation in seconds? Just drop in one of these sentences.<p>While it's really hard to immediately win over a crowd, it's really easy for a speaker to lose the room within the first few minutes of a presentation.<p>To make sure you don't lose your audience, here's Boris Veldhuijzen van …

Public Speaking

The Ultimate Guide to Butterfly Gardening

Last week I published the Ultimate Guide to Attracting Native Bees, so I thought this week I’d give you another Ultimate Guide–to attracting more …

Insects

Experimento do Google pede aos funcionários para deixarem seus dispositivos no trabalho | Google Discovery

Após uma pesquisa interna mostrar que dois terços dos funcionários do Google são incapazes de largar o trabalho durante suas horas de lazer, o …

Amazing Animated Optical Illusions! #6

Aplicativo controla velocidade e altitude de aviões de papel

40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World

If you’re a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and infographics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make …

The 10 most famous cars sold at auction

Classic Cars

Super Mario Bros. Lamp Lights up the Darkest Secret Areas of Your Mushroom Kingdom - Technabob

If you are going to make a <i>Super Mario Bros.</i> lamp, it definitely needs to have some pipes in it. And this lamp uses pipes very effectively, being made …

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O cemitério de trens de Final Fantasy VII como você nunca viu antes: http://goo.gl/Yw6vO

Rare Colour Photos Of Women Working During WW2

In the countless history books, many of the major of achievements are based on the accomplishments of men. But in the darkest depths of World War 2, …

Sensuous Steel

Ken Gross bought his first car magazine when he was 12 years old and brought it home proudly to show his father. His dad was not interested. So Gross spent his adolescence trying to convince his old man that, despite the fact that he worked for cheap in a gas station and spent all of his spare time …

Aplicativos pagos com descontos para contas de e-mail educativas (.edu) – Wwwhat's new? – Aplicações e tecnologia

Se você é um estudante, um docente, um administrativo ou outro membro de uma instituição educacional que lhe permita ter sua própria conta de e-mail …

Sites de cursos com certificados, sites para criar currículo e para encontrar emprego – Wwwhat's new? – Aplicações e tecnologia

Conseguir emprego nesse mundo globalizado e cada vez mais competitivo não é tarefa das mais fáceis, sem dúvida, embora a globalização facilite coisas …

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

We're building a comprehensive, firm-wide resource for project specifications.<p>Project Connections give your design work the spotlight it deserves.<p>Find the best brands for every architectural product and material.<p>Torggler’s kinetic doors float through space with such fluidity that it is almost eerie.<p>…

Awards

Cracking the Tech Job Talent Crunch by Teaching Kids to Code

For all the parents losing sleep over their kids' prospects in such a tightfisted job market, I can see at least one recourse: teach them how to code. The earlier, the better.<p>One of the few positive trends born out by the U.S. economy in the last few years is the tremendous growth in tech jobs. …

Adaptive learning application lets parents track what kids have learned

A new feature released Tuesday from children’s app maker Kidaptive lets parents track the progress of what their children are learning inside the company’s first story and game application.<p>Leo’s Pad has been out for a year, releasing short story and game content it calls “appisodes.” The new …

Apps

Minimalist Posters That Reduce Your Favorite Movies To Basic Shapes

Graphic designer Michal Krasnopolski creates 22 movie posters that are head-scratchingly metaphorical.<p>In the future, when the history of the Internet is taught alongside social studies and algebra in middle school, there will be a brief, marginal mention of minimalist posters and how they, for a …

Graphic Design

Conheça o Clipping Magic, site que remove o fundo de imagens facilmente

O Clipping Magic pode ser uma solução para os que não sabem mexer no Photoshop ou outros editores de imagem. O site oferece uma ferramenta super …