Adorable octopus – An amazing species was discovered!

March 5th, 2016|

In one of science’s cutest recent discoveries, a deep-diving robot — associated with National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) ship Okeanos Explorer — has spotted what may be a new species of octopus.

“It is almost certainly an undescribed species and may not belong to any described genus,” NOAA wrote in a blog post.

14,074 feet — or 4,290 meters […]

Free music download – Download 637 gigabytes of jazz music, for free!

February 26th, 2016|

David W. Niven was a high school teacher from New Jersey. But his legacy will be the 650 cassette tapes of early jazz that he recorded throughout his lifetime. The set spans more than 1000 hours and gives a fantastic insight into the development of jazz through the years 1921-1991. Niven also wrote setlists and notes […]

Air Bonsai – The magic of the floating bonsai tree

February 24th, 2016|

Team of Japanese designers Hoshinchu imagined a system that enables a bonsai tree to levitate.
By using the concept of magnetic levitation by putting magnets in the moss sphere where the plant will be and the base us powered by electricity that enable the plant to levitate by magic. Their project is currently the object of […]

Floating elements in the middle of deserted landscapes

February 24th, 2016|

Today we discover Andrea Levers with more surrealistic images depicting geometric shapes merging from nowhere and floating in the middle of vast stormy landscapes.
Andreas Levers started off early on as a web designer working a lot in Photoshop. “Wanting to edit my own images I began to take photos and photography became more important over time.” he […]

Mother of OCD Retro Gaming

February 24th, 2016|

Whether you enjoyed curling up with Tetris on a Gameboy, rolling around as Sonic on a Sega, or were just trying to ignore the loud beeping sounds coming from the next room… if you were around in the 1980s and 1990s, you will totally love retro gaming collections.

Retro gaming is still a thing.
Computers had made […]

Susan Sarandon’s Full Speech and Procession For LSD Guru Timothy Leary At Burning Man

February 23rd, 2016|

Susan Sarandon leads a funeral procession for the famed LSD scientist Timothy Leary at Burning Man.
The ceremony included the scattering of Leary’s ashes, which were bequeathed to Sarandon back in 1996 after Leary passed away. The whole service, including Sarandon’s speech and procession to the Totem of Confessions, which was built on-site, were captured by Future Eyes TV.

As […]

The ‘Hairy Nails’ fashion trend

February 23rd, 2016|

When the next full moon comes around, you can now totally look part with the arrival of this new furry fashion trend. It’s not a hoax or prank either, ‘Hairy Nails’ have officially landed and are taking the fashion world by storm.

Created by style director and founder of nail polish brand CND Jan Arnold, these furry […]

“Kinetic Rain” by Changi Airport in Singapore

February 23rd, 2016|

Art + Com have recently installed a beautifully choreographed installation in Terminal 1 of Changi Airport in Singapore. It consists of raindrops made from lightweight aluminum covered in copper which are raised and lowered in a 15-minute computationally designed choreography.

The installation consists of exactly 1,216 high shine copper plated aluminium drops, hanging from the ceiling on almost […]

Breathtaking photos of dancers frozen in time

February 23rd, 2016|

Moscow-based photographer Alexander Yakovlev is master of capturing the human body in motion. His photographs of professional dancers exude elegance and a gorgeously refined energy.

For this series, The Mirages, Yakovlev had the incredible idea to cover his subjects in flour. This added element accentuates each dancers graceful movements and adds a bit of magic and mystery.

Though he previously […]

Impermanence by Seung-Hwan Oh

February 22nd, 2016|

For his series ‘Impermanence’, photographer and microbiologist Seung-Hwan Oh cultivates fungus that he applies to his film before he puts it into his camera. Through this process, the microorganisms slowly devour the film and the resulting image is a blur of abstract lines and colors.

In a world saturated with idealized images that are easily produced and […]