Gorgeous Bird Paintings by Adam S. Doyle
Artist who recently relocated to Hong Kong creates beautiful gestural paintings of birds, where the seemingly incomplete brushstrokes form the feathers and other details of the animal. In some strange way it reminds me of the story of the Renaissanc...
PARIS - panorama | © gillesvidal - photographe
gilles vidal - photographe
Mark Jenkins // Glazed Paradise
Street installations by Mark Jenkins.
Dagger [India] (1985.58a,b)
L. 15 in. (38.1 cm)Gift of Alice Heeramaneck, in memory of Nasli Heeramaneck, 1985 (1985.58a,b)
Italy town states 'independence'
Harald Haas: Wireless data from every light bulb
TED Talks What if every light bulb in the world could also transmit data? At TEDGlobal, Harald Haas demonstrates, for the first time, a device that could do exactly that. By flickering the light from a single LED, a change too quick for the human eye...
A robot that flies like a bird
TED Talks Plenty of robots can fly -- but none can fly like a real bird. That is, until Markus Fischer and his team at Festo built SmartBird, a large, lightweight robot, modeled on a seagull, that flies by flapping its wings. A soaring demo fresh fro...
Bobby McFerrin plays... the audience!
TED Talks In this fun, 3-min performance from the World Science Festival, musician Bobby McFerrin uses the pentatonic scale to reveal one surprising result of the way our brains are wired.
Joshua Walters: On being just crazy enough
TED Talks At TED's Full Spectrum Auditions, comedian Joshua Walters, who's bipolar, walks the line between mental illness and mental "skillness." In this funny, thought-provoking talk, he asks: What's the right balance between medicating craziness aw...
Adobe 'Wallaby' Turns Flash Into HTML5 -- InformationWeek...
Experimental software from Adobe will turn Flash assets into non-proprietary Web content, but it remains a work in progress.