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Design Diaries – Skull Sporran

Design Diaries – Skull Sporran

This week I discus my love of skulls and how I like to hit them with hammers. »

Does the Size of Your Skull Affect Your Taste in Music?

Does the Size of Your Skull Affect Your Taste in Music?

A few weeks ago, a group of scientists from William Paterson University came together to ask an incredibly novel, yet incredibly obvious question: since skulls of different sizes have different resonant frequencies, does the size of your skull account for the music you like? It’s one of those questions I wish I had thought of. There’s such a diversity in music tastes, and what one pers... »

Mad Quickies 3.4

Mad Quickies 3.4

Cymascope visualizes the bubble of sound generated from a note played on a piano. Alice Finch made a 400,000 brick Lego Hogwarts castle. Alligators, wizards, balloons and other alternate uses for an, erm, anatomically-suggestive cake pan. You can now get a full-body scan and make 3D gummi replicas of yourself …to give as presents …I guess. Pack Rat Studio built a model of the Nautilus,... »

Mad Quickies 2.11

Mad Quickies 2.11

Lego-compatible coffee mug.     Giant, glow-in-the-dark googly eyes.     Deer antler lamp.     Tenth Doctor pinafore.     Hot coffee USB charger.     Ziggy Stardust action figure.     Aerogel Valentine.     Stretchy skull sculpture (via Donna).  &nbs... »

Mad Quickies 11.19

Mad Quickies 11.19

Furiosity – a pattern-figure-outering game Steamboat Han Suffering from Hostess withdrawal? Scoochmaroo comes to the rescue with some copycat recipes Marshmallow Entertainment System – Raspberry Pi game console Bicycle taxidermy Telephoto lens thermos Vampire ketchup dispenser Drawing in smoke using Silk H. R. Giger mouse Man makes 3D print of his own skull (via Brian) Sheet portraits ... »

Happy Skull Appreciation Day!

Happy Skull Appreciation Day!

We were recently informed by @hi_im_monkey that today, June 4, is Skull Appreciation Day. Let’s celebrate! Skull Appreciation Day is the brainchild (skullchild?) of Noah Scalin of Skull-a-Day, a fantastic exploration of skull art and pareidolia that everyone should check out. If you live in Richmond, VA consider attending the official event at Gallery 5. For those of us that live in other pa... »