Design

Turning Art into Video Games

Friday November 09, 2018

Critics have long debated whether video games can truly be considered art. By combining a Mondrian painting with Pong, this programmer has answered the question once and for all. 

The Rolling Homes That Almost Were

Monday November 05, 2018

Back in the 1930s, these ball-shaped buildings almost gave new meaning to the phrase 'moving house'.

Animated Japanese Wood Joinery GIFs

Thursday November 01, 2018

Could these be the most deeply relaxing GIFs on the internet? 

Ever wondered what a letter from Nikola Tesla would look like? Or what kind of stationery Kate Bush used? Wonder no more, with this archive of famous people's letterheads.

Giveaway: Norlan Whisky Glasses

Thursday October 25, 2018

For too long, the whisky-drinking world has disagreed about what receptacle they should be drinking from. The Norlan finally settles the argument – and we have some to give away.

Forest Megaphones

Tuesday October 23, 2018

Music to our ears: to amplify the sounds of nature, a group of students have installed massive megaphones in the Estonian forest.

Shopping Trolley Furniture

Friday October 12, 2018

This furniture designer is giving tired old shopping trolleys a second chance – by transforming them into your new couch.

The Self-Solving Rubik’s Cube

Tuesday October 02, 2018

Has science gone too far?

Build a Mini Car

Tuesday September 25, 2018

At just 60cm long, this handmade car might be the smallest thing to tear up the streets.

The Sci-Fi Sounds of the Yaybahar

Tuesday September 18, 2018

This instrument is both the strangest and coolest thing you’ll hear this side of a sci-fi film.