Nature’s geometry can be as beautiful as anything humans can imagine.
Traditional pasta extruders, as mesmerizing as they are, can only handle so much complex geometry. Barilla recently held a competition for 3D-printed pasta shapes, and the winners include unusual shapes like a blooming rose and cratered moon. Read more...
A sculptural home in Taipei presents its facade with a play of light and geometry that mesmerizes passers-by. Spreading over 635 square meters, the surprising showcase house in Taiwan is known as Casa De Flore. Defined by the carefully...Show More Summary
Floisand Studio completed Teh House, a private residence in Seattle, Washington, USA. As you can see in the photos below, the exterior of the building displays a simple geometry, with two rectangular volumes placed one on top of the other in a black&white color interaction. Show More Summary
Among the most revolutionary concepts of modern physics is that the laws of nature are inherently non-local. One striking manifestation of this non-locality was famously predicted by Aharonov and Bohm: a magnetic field confined to the...Show More Summary
Lately I've been filling my eyes with images of beautiful Moroccan interiors. They somehow manage to feel beautiful and effortless and cool and strangely contemporary all at the same time. All that tile! All those intricate geometric shapes! Here, for your inspiration, are a few of my favorite examples. READ MORE »
Lesley Heller Workspace presents, Through the Valley: New Paintings by Devin Powers. Powers continues his exploration of the borderlands between geometry and gesture, creating paintings that overflow with energy and urgency. As in his...Show More Summary
Brilliant, wacky adventure game seamlessly integrates geometry
For those in Montreal a few of the Stan developers will giving talks at the NIPS workshops this week. On Saturday at 9 AM I’ll be talking about the theoretical foundations of Hamiltonian Monte Carlo at the Riemannian Geometry workshop...Show More Summary
Faced with a long thin plot which adjoins the River Thames at its far end, the architects at Selencky Parsons created a contemporary residence with plenty of water features. The River House showcases a simple geometry, a modern silhouette...Show More Summary
It's rare that the Mac gets a new game release the same time as everyone else, which makes Aspyr's recent Mac release of Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions noteworthy. It's also noteworthy for being a purely-distilled arcade game experience that sports a retro design paired with thoroughly modern play sensibilities. Show More Summary
There's just something magical and mysterious about a staircase that goes around and around, letting you glimpse all the levels above or below. Whether they're perfectly round or other shapes, spiral staircases are beautiful. And Budapest is full of Modernist architecture that includes some stairways to wonder. Here are our favorites. Read more...
Sheikh lotfollah Mosque, Isfahan Construction of this breathtaking mosque began in 1603, and it was completed in late 1619. It's one of the smaller mosques in the area, designed to be used solely by the royal family, and its exquisite tile work creates a
The Vita is getting a lot of games soon -- it's just that most of them aren't actually exclusive or new. Announced today at the PlayStation Experience are ports for The Banner Saga, Resident Evil Revelations 2, Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions,...Show More Summary
Vita owners, you can get in on Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions' vivid chaos when the game arrives on Sony's handheld in spring 2015. The port was announced during the PlayStation Experience keynote, though whether it will be cross-buy compatible with the...
A mathematician has developed a new way to uncover simple patterns that might underlie apparently complex systems, such as clouds, cracks in materials or the movement of the stockmarket. The method, named fractal Fourier analysis, is based on new branch of mathematics called fractal geometry. Show More Summary
Upgrade your plain white tee to one that’s lightly shimmering and elevated enough to wear to a cocktail party. Read the full post Top Sick Shapes: Geometry Class which appeared first on Snob Essentials.
A fun twin-stick shooter that’s easy for anyone to pick up and play.
IGN's Jose Otero and Brian Altano team up to teach those terrifying shapes in Geometry Wars and thing or two about teamwork. But will their friendship survive?
Limantos Residence by Fernanda Marques Arquitetos Associados is located on a very steep plot within a rich natural landscape in São Paulo, Brazil. Its simple building geometry evokes the rationalist architecture of Mies van der Rohe....Show More Summary