Technology now is progressing at such an alarming rate, it’s downright frightening. Only 100 years ago, an infinitesimal number of people had air conditioning in their homes, whereas today, flying robots are performing music more adeptly than most high school bands. KMel Robotics, a company founded in 2011 by two University of Pennsylvania graduates, has […]
Everyone’s favorite astrophysicist provides an answer to the question “What is the most astounding fact you can share with us about the universe?” His answer, delivered in that deep, mellifluous voice, made me stop and wonder why human beings just don’t get it. Carl Sagan, who was Neil deGrasse Tyson’s mentor, put it like this: […]
Reese Fernandez is a 27 year-old powerhouse who came up with the innovative idea of turning fabric scraps into beautiful accessories. She founded Rags2Riches, an enterprise that lifts women out of poverty and gives them and their families the opportunity to live fulfilling lives in decent circumstances. Watching this short film, I couldn’t help but […]
San Francisco artists George Zisiadis and Mustafa Khan have found a unique way to spread Christmas cheer. They’ve decorated a guided drone with tinsel and mistletoe and set it loose in San Francisco’s Union Square, where couples are encouraged to abide by the age-old tradition of sharing a kiss beneath the greenery. Zisiadis told the […]
Kyle Lambert is a “visual artist” based in the UK. He combines his love of storytelling with technology and he spent one month creating this painting of Morgan Freeman using the iPad app “Procreate.” The artist is known for his time-lapse paintings and for using celebrities as his subjects. “It captures every brush stroke automatically and […]
And you thought you’d seen it all… You’ll either scream “MY EYES, MY EYES!!!” Or you might think “Wow, now that’s some ingenuity.” Either way, you have to admit, the dude has balls. Pricasso is actually quite talented. From The YouTube description: Some men are born with talent. Some have to learn it. But the […]
So you think biology is all dusty books and test tubes in the lab? Think again. Take a look at the winner for this year’s Dance Your Ph.D. Contest. Cedric Tan, a biologist at the University of Oxford in Great Britain, finished his Ph.D. with a thesis titled “Sperm competition between brothers and female choice.” […]
Austrian musician Parov Stelar, whose real name is Marcus Füreder, busts a few moves in this incredible video. Watch more videos by JustSomeMotion on Youtube. Kimberley A. Johnson (BIO) is the author of The Virgin Diaries and an activist for women’s rights. Like her on Facebook, Twitter or follow her on FB HERE.
Using nearly 800 still photographs, makeup artist Emma Allen has created an amazing stop motion video exploring the idea of rebirth and illustrating the transfer of energy from one incarnation to another.