All Creative Work Is Derivative

All Creative Work Is Derivative

A 1 minute meme on derivative art. >> a must see in full screen<< less then 3 minutes All Creative Work Is Derivative, by Nina Paley Message: All Creative Work is Derivative. Why: Copyright control extends not just to verbatim copies, but to “derivative works.” This has led to censorship on a grand scale. For example, […]

 'Editing is Cool'

‘Editing is Cool’

‘Editing is Cool’ Bubbles & Cheesecake Production Take ! …love AlleeWillis.com ! .

Location 'stunt' with Google Latitude

Location ‘stunt’ with Google Latitude

less then 2 minutes. Highly recommended, viewing at full screen! if you would like more info: latitude

Electromagnetic fields cause fluorescent bulbs to glow - as art!

Electromagnetic fields cause fluorescent bulbs to glow – as art!

Richard Box, an artist-in-residence at Bristol University’s physics department, was one of the first people to discover the phenomenon. He describes it below: A fluorescent tube glows when an electrical voltage is set up across it. The electric field set up inside the tube excites atoms of mercury gas, making them emit ultraviolet light. This […]

Sun Dog and Sonic Boom meet up !

Sun Dog and Sonic Boom meet up !

Solar Dynamics Observatory Launch, Feb 11, 2010 A sun dog is a prismatic bright spot in the sky caused by sun shining through ice crystals. The Atlas V rocket exceeded the speed of sound in this layer of ice crystals, making the shock wave visible from the ground. The announcer can be heard in the […]

A Really Great, Fun Visuals -  Music Video

A Really Great, Fun Visuals – Music Video

Your brain is badly wired -- enjoy it!

Your brain is badly wired — enjoy it!

[viddler id=c433a7fb&h=370&w=437] Al Seckel, a cognitive neuroscientist and master of visual illusions, explores some of the perceptual illusions that fool our eyes and our brains. Running through example after example of images that buck our expectations, he asks why such tricks make us so happy. He even creates some of his own illusions, challenging our […]

Now We are Talking Art !

Now We are Talking Art !

[viddler id=da8eb996&h=370&w=437] Angela Yuan built this amazing Etch-A-Sketch Clock. It uses the Arduino computing platform to control the knobs, which twist to sketch the time, every minute. The Etch-A-Sketch rolls to erase the numbers before starting all over again. It’s messy, and it probably took way too much work. I love it. Angela’s website: http://angelayuan.com/build.htm