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This Giant Low-Res LCD Ribbon Is More Beautiful Than Your Hi-Def TV [Video]

3 years agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

Even though this installation at the Nature Research Center in Raleigh, North Carolina, is composed of 3,600 see-through glass 'pixels' that can only change their opacity, it's still capable of playing back stunning animations mimicking phenomena in nature. More »
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Patterned by Nature: Huge Tiled LCD Display Runs on Less Than 75 Watts [Video]

Technology : Geeks are Sexy (3 years ago)

10 feet wide and 90 feet in length, this sculptural ribbon winds through the five story atrium of the museum and is made of 3600 tiles of LCD glass. It runs on roughly 75 watts, less power than a laptop computer. Animations are crea... Read Post

The art of climate change

Technology / Gadgets : Crave (3 years ago)

Artist Mary Edna Fraser creates stunning batiks based on nature and the mounting strains on it. They're currently on display at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences in Raleigh. Read Post

This Giant Low-Res LCD Ribbon Is More Beautiful Than Your Hi-Def TV

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmodo Australia (3 years ago)

Even though this installation at the Nature Research Center in Raleigh, North Carolina, is composed of 3600 see-through glass ‘pixels’ that can only change their opacity, it’s still capable of playing back stunning animations mimick... Read Post


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