It’s Always Sunny with LED Panels
Designed to imitate natural lighting mimicking the Earth’s atmosphere, a nanoparticle LED panel can bring a sunny sky to your room, no matter what the weather outside.
The product, called CoeLux, was developed by professor Paolo Di Trapani and his team, at the University of Insubria in Como, Italy.
Glow in the Dark Trees
Dutch inventive artist Daan Roosegaarde is famous for his highly innovative design, exploring the relation between people, technology and nature. One of his latest project is the creation of luminous trees inspired by animals able to generate their own light, such as jellyfish and fireflies.
Flight Paths Of Birds Captured On Video
Leaves & Logos Identification Quiz
Nowadays most people know more logos and brands than bird or tree species.
Go test your own knowledge. Take a look at the leaves and logos above and see how many you can identify without looking them up.
1. How many logos do you know?
2. How many leaves do you know?
3. Which 2 logos were the most difficult?
4. Which two leaves were the most difficult?
Answers after the jump. Read more
Fake Shanty Town Simulates Poverty for Rich Vacationers
You too can experience a life of grinding poverty in South Africa – with free WiFi and optional breakfast.
Colorized Photographs Blur the Line Between History and Simulation
Is a colorized antique photo more or less "real" than the original?
The Pulsating Heart of Tokyo
An astounding tangle of multi-colored water flowing throughout 18 arteries represents what happens every day in the pulsating heart of Tokyo. This is how Takatsugu Kuriyama, from the Tokyo Institute of Technology, creates a 3D map of the subway system of the Japanese capital, visualizing the city as a creature.