‘You Can Grow Concrete,’ and 12 Other Things We Learned in 2021
It was a really strong year for people saying saying dumb things with supreme confidence.
Scientists Want to Build Mars Bases Out of Human Blood
Humans are a “significant, but chronically overlooked, source of natural resources” for Mars missions, according to a new study.
Chocolate Shake Recipe
You can use this as the base for building the shake of your dreams. Throw in chunks of cake, cookies, or brownies and blend.
Strange Pantyhose Sculptures Show the Crudeness of Sexuality
English artist Sarah Lucas stages an erotic, feminist intervention at The Legion of Honor in San Francisco.
A Concrete Slipcase Guards This Collection of Otherworldy Photos
Gábor Kasza's romantic photographs get entombed in a stone tome.
Paris Club Concrete Acquires 24-Hour License
The club's booker: "Everything is possible now."
Think Giant Concrete Blocks Can't Fly? Think Again
Studio Drift's gravity-defying installation is a centerpiece of New York's largest art fair.
Glass Bricks, Aluminum Foam, and 3D-Printed Steel: Meet the "Supermaterials" of the Future
New exhibition 'SuperMaterial' looks at the innovative new products being created and researched in labs, startups, and institutions across the globe.
How to Make a Retro Game Console From Concrete
Mortar mix, Raspberry Pi Zero, and voila, a console for retro games
The Most Effective Technology in Modern War Is Concrete, Argues Military Scholar
Siege warfare has become a new norm.
'Dark' Screenings and Performances Question What It Means to Be Human
'Dark Water' features paradigm-challenging work by Fani Parali, Takeshi Murata, Shana Moulton, and more.
Nostalgia for Brutalism
Photographer Lola Paprocka grew up in Polish housing estates, and her obsession with Brutalist architecture shows through this series of photographs.