Developed at the Ars Electronica Futurelab, Spaxels (a portmanteau word from space pixels) are LED-equipped quadcopters. They make up a drone swarm that can “draw” three-dimensional figures in midair.
Two formerly discarded brass instruments are suspended in separate transparent water tanks and exposed to opposite transformative chemical reactions; one progressively decaying, and the other being progressively restored throughout a period of three months. These processes are translated into an abstract brass soundscape that changes in parallel with the instruments using sensor and sound processing […]
Developed as a prototyping technique for 3d printing, WirePrint is a piece of software that allows printing of 3D objects as wireframe previews.
Created by Felix Luque, DWI Modular is a system comprised of 10 rhombic dodecahedrons, geometrical objects part of the family of ‘Space- ￼filling polyhedra': shapes that can be assembled to generate a tessellation of an infinite space, acting as building blocks for a sculpture generator.
“Almost every part of our lives, from medicine to music, is now shaped, informed or controlled in some way by algorithms. They have become one of the most powerful forces shaping the 21st century, but remain invisible and impenetrable to all but a few.” – Matthew Falla, Founding Partner of Signal Noise As part of […]
New and upgraded version of Durr is now available! Having only made a handful devices the first time around, the team has spent the last few months getting a larger batch made to meet the demand. The device is designed, sourced, funded, and assembled by Skrekkøgle (Theo Tveterås & Lars Marcus Vedeler). Your can order one here or […]
BLOCK is a video game, which allows users to design and study the health of the city and ecological interdependencies of urban actors. It is founded on ideas of ecology, establishing the interdependencies of city entities such as housing, shops, parks and infrastructure. By allowing the player to understand how to use resources (money, waste, social capital), […]
AutocompleteMe is a Chrome browser extension by Benjamin Gaulon that automatically googles random stuff when Chrome is idle for more than 1 minute so you can watch funny autocomplete suggestions.
Explore the mysterious new world of electromagnetic field (EMF) photography in this unique all-day workshop led by Luke Sturgeon and Shamik Ray at the Science Museum, London this weekend. During the workshop, you will use custom software involving an EMF sensor application and light mapping to capture the invisible electromagnetic fields surrounding everyday objects – […]
Created by Adam Ben-Dror, The Abovemarine is a vehicle that enables José, or any other fish to roam on the land freely
Polyfauna, an app-collaboration between Universal Everything, Thom Yorke, Stanley Donwood and Nigel Godrich has been updated to V2. Deeper interaction with the environment happens through touch. You bring life to the world – drawing a stroke creates the initial backbone of a creature, springing to life and drifting off into the wild. — Matt Pyke Read […]
A photo of a spaceship flying 250 millions miles away from Earth. Named Rosetta, floating in the pitch black vacuum of space photographed by its Philae daughtership, a lander that will soon arrive to the object on the background, the comet Churyumov–Gerasimenko. via Impressive photo of a spaceship 250 million miles away from Earth on Gizmodo | Source