Some bright minds at MIT Media Lab’s Mediated Matter Group, MIT’s Department of Mechnical Engineering and MIT’s Glass Lab, have come up with a way to 3D print glass. Yes glass. Printing with a temperature of about 1040°C it’s not really something you’d want to do in your home.
Realmpictures and their friends created a real life first person shooter on chatroulette. Instead of looking penises or duck eating snakes chatrouletters got a chance to control a guy wearing a livestreaming-gopro-enabled-helmet and help him find his way through the game. Wish i’d had a go. See how they did it here.
An invite by a thousand Italians to get the Foo Fighters to play in Italy. Insane.
This just made my day. Amazing. The Artificial Killing Machine is a data visualisation of every individual death due to a drone strike. For every death the toy cap guns fire. Underneath a chair is placed for viewers to experience the threat. Created by Jonathan Fletcher Moore and Fabio Piparo.
As it explores the relationships and interactions between technology and human life, it asks, “Do we feel comfortable?”
See the whole thing here.
Lego should release this as a set.
I’m pretty sure I need this. I’ve seen more concept videos like this but this is actually real. Attach trace to your board and track things like speed, height, location, turns and eventually even tricks. Get it here.
Viscera Cleanup Detail is a post mortem game of your space shootouts. You’re the janitor cleaning up the bloody mess.