Neil Gaiman

Mad Quickies 2.6

Mad Quickies 2.6

From blown-glass microbes to sonic sculptures, the scientifically-inspired art of Luke Jerram is extraordinary. {via @chebutykin} Behold the minutiae of Katsumi Hayakawa’s paper works. Dr. Wheeler called his atomic art Electron Printing, circa 1954. {via Maggie} Out-of-this-world Tumblr find: Col. Chris Hadfield’s, of course. Here’s your dose of freak-out today: 3-D cybertaxonomy... »

Mad Quickies 8.17

Mad Quickies 8.17

It’s the Friday Quickies! Surf’s up! The Hoverbike. You heard me. Video after the jump. {via Joe P.} Remembering Harry Harrison by Neil Gaiman. Holy camo-chameleon, you guys! It’s a color-changing robot! {via @shwood} “I fucking love science.” {via Terence B.} Illustrator Nate Williams created Retro Science. Now this is pretty: Curiosity’s self-portraits. At Sup... »

Mad Quickies 6.13

Mad Quickies 6.13

Father’s Day is around the corner: 20 gifts that don’t suck, especially if your dad reminds you of Bill Nye. Is your dad a DIY guy? Here are ten gifts he would dig. Rhetological fallacies, including both the infographic and this awesome matchup with Cardinal O’Brien’s speech on same-sex marriage. Nick Cave {no, not that Nick Cave} is a Midwestern trans-artist who is a Maste... »

Mad Quickies 6.1

Mad Quickies 6.1

It’s the Friday Quickies! Surf’s up! Go buy something from JC Penney. Because they ROCK! Gregory Colbert blurs the lines between animals and humans. His work is stunning. More at Ashes and Snow. {via Sarafina} The Art of Science: Solar Burns and more from Charles Ross. {via Emily} Water reveals hiddden patterns in innovative concrete. {via Victor} DNA Sans – from DNA strands. {via Mari... »

Mad Quickies 5.25

Mad Quickies 5.25

It’s the Friday Quickies! Pencils down- surf’s up! The August 2012 SIGGRAPH roundup of the newest ideas in computer graphics. Geeks versus Nerds, a podcast of debate on serious religious issues such as, “who is the smarter master of mysteries, Sherlock Holmes or Doctor Who?” {via Julianne H} Cali getting it right. Artists and scientists connect in 16 collaborative explorati... »

Mad Quickies 5.9

Mad Quickies 5.9

I want to say a little something that’s long overdue / The disrespect to women has to got to be through. MCA’s feminist legacy. {via Anne S} Remembering Maurice Sendak by Neil Gaiman. The Lab’s resident costumer is in the news: Emily’s heels are on io9. Defend genuine handmade at Protesty. {via Steve D} Those nice people in Wisconsin ordered Nessie to leave the river. {via Maria}... »