BOOKMARKS FOR January 15th, 2013
Sabled Sun – Signals, is a series of space ambient works that portrays signals that the protagonist from the albums 2145 and 2146 finds on his journey to find out what happened to humanity after waking up from hibernation deep sleep to an empty world void of human life. (find more stuff at cryochamber.bandcamp.com)
- LAMINA NIXIE CLOCK: Fully handcrafted clock with old stock of Russian Nixie vacuum tubes. The clock is made from stained american walnut and natural maple wood in glossy lacquered finish. The high polished brass gears and disks are custom cut pieces. (more on etsy)
- Ambivalent Sexism Inventory: The statements on this page concern women, men, and their relationships in contemporary society.
- GoFlow: a DIY tDCS brain-boosting kit: Basically, you can buy tDCS machines today, but they’re not cheap (on the order of hundreds or thousands of dollars). GoFlow wants to create a kit with all of the necessary parts for $99, with a simple, solderless schematic that anyone can put together. You can’t buy GoFlow yet, but you ask to be notified when it is.
- Maura magazine 01: How can we make sure that writers are given resources to dive into stories that might not be obvious after a cursory Google search?
- IllumiRoom is a proof-of-concept Microsoft Research project designed to push the boundary of living room immersive entertainment by blending our virtual and physical worlds with projected visualizations. The effects in the video are rendered in real time and are captured live — not special effects added in post processing. IllumiRoom project was designed by: Brett Jones, Hrvoje Benko, Eyal Ofek and Andy Wilson. (more at creatorsproject.com)