faces

The Nice Guide to Right Now

Goats Like to See Us Smile, According to Science

Maybe they're not just after our shrubbery.
Nicole Clark
8.29.18
tech

Describe a Face and This AI Will Draw It

Animesh Karnewar wanted to program an AI that could translate descriptions of characters in books to images.
Kaleigh Rogers
8.7.18
Dolls

There's a Psychological Reason Dolls Are So Spooky

They're in a gray area between person and thing.
Shayla Love
2.15.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Facebook Now Lets You Know When You Show Up in a Picture You're Not Tagged in

The company says the new feature will help protect your privacy, but critics worry handing the site more facial recognition data could be dangerous.
Drew Schwartz
12.19.17
3D PRINTING

These Distorted 3-D Face Scans Will Haunt Your Dreams

Lee Griggs' haunting 3D scans don't look human anymore.
Beckett Mufson
7.4.17
What Is the iPhone?

The iPhone Has Objectified Our Faces

How do we use the iPhone to create better versions of ourselves?
Caroline Haskins
6.27.17
It's Science

Your First Impressions of Most People Are Totally Wrong

An expert on human interaction debunks your gut instincts.
Mike Zimmerman
6.9.17
free play

Poke a Jerk In the Face In This Bizarre Browser Game

‘Human Head Simulator’ is an accurate representation of our species.
Danielle Riendeau
6.7.17
street art

Graffiti Meets Oil Painting in Stunningly Realistic Murals

Artist Ant Carver floods the streets with a new technique.
Masha (Maria) Koblyakova
4.16.17
painting

Go Inside the Cartoonishly Surreal Mind of Painter Anja Salonen

Salonen's paintings often have red, swollen noses, which occasionally detach from the face like Mr. Potato Head.
DJ Pangburn
4.8.17
Art

Don’t Watch These GIFs If You’re Afraid of Brain-Eating Parasites

The horror never ends in these mesmerizing loops by Adam Pizurny.
Beckett Mufson
12.19.16
TOYS

The Only Faces Men Recognize Better Than Women Are Transformers

“Fate rarely calls upon us at a moment of our choosing.” - Optimus Prime
Samantha Cole
11.19.16
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