Tag: object

Watch this incredibly interesting video about how Paris (and some other countries) currently hold the official weight of a kilogram in a physical form which is locked in some secret vault. Problem is, the kilogram is currently a changing object of mass and to “fix” this issue, scientists have created a perfectly round sphere of […]

CHANGE YOU CAN BELIEVE IN from Tom Arthur on Vimeo. Change You Can Believe In is an interesting piggy bank concept that turns your change into tangible objects to represent things you may be saving up for. Now, if only it could remind you to put the change in there… [via]

Good clip from British professor Alan Watts about knowing what you desire in life. You do that, and forget the money. Because if you say that getting the money is the most important thing, you will spend your life completely wasting your time. You’ll be doing things you don’t like doing in order to go […]

gomboc

The Gömböc is a mathematically-correct device that can right itself if tipped over without any additional help from outside elements. Sometimes the YouTube description explains it better: The Gömböc is an amazing self-righting geometric shape with two points of equilibrium: one is stable and the other is not. Place it on a flat surface and […]

Digital Blackbook (Graffiti Analysis 2.0): Hong Kong from Evan Roth on Vimeo. Evan Roth’s Graffiti Analysis 2.0 project takes a 2D graffiti tag and translates it into a 3D floating object. The result is a fantastic visual that make you see at how a graffiti tag is layered and composed based on the writing style […]

bling-bling

Created in 2002 by Tjep, the Bling Bling medallion is the self-proclaimed “most branded object in the world”. The accessory piece is permanent item in the collection of the Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam and Museum ‘t Kruithuis in Den Bosch and features many modern logos layered on top of each other to form the likeness […]