geometry

tech-science

Scientists Map the Geometry of a Single Electron for the First Time

The new research could be useful for the development of spin-based quantum computers.
Becky Ferreira
5.24.19
Motherboard

Researchers Have Discovered a New Shape, and It’s Inside Your Skin

The “scutoid” is a newly uncovered geometrical creation, and the secret to why our organs are shaped the way they are.
Michael Gaynor
7.27.18
.gif art

The Longest-Running Everyday GIF Artist on Tumblr Just Broke 4 Years

Angular Geometry’s mesmerizing loops have been a GIF art staple for nearly half a decade.
Beckett Mufson
5.15.17
Illustration

Intricate Ink Illustrations Imagine New Terrains and Visual Languages

Inside the ever-expanding monochromatic world of New York illustrator Brandon Locher.
DJ Pangburn
5.7.17
music videos

Obscure Mathematics Make Max Cooper's Music Video Mesmerizing

"There's just something so divine about that law, it's just so primal and insanely complicated. Almost like the soul of everything. It just feels spiritual to me."
Beckett Mufson
2.28.17
Art

Clean Lines Reign Supreme in this Painter’s Appealing Artworks

Artist Mark Bradley-Shoup flattens the American landscape with a few slashes of an x-acto blade.
Diana Shi
1.14.17
Art

Animated Illustrations Marry Minimalism and Geometric Illusions

Tokyo-based illustrator Karan Singh uses patterns to explore how viewers perceive colors, objects, and shapes.
Masha (Maria) Koblyakova
11.17.16
Art

Figure Painting and Black Holes Collide in Vibrant Geometries

What happens when a math student/graffiti kid takes to painting?
Diana Shi
10.9.16
Art

Candy-Colored Alien Organisms are Every Trypophobe's Nightmare

David Brodeur's jelly creatures toe the line between cute and creepy.
Masha (Maria) Koblyakova
10.7.16
Art

Let This Room-Sized Optical Illusion Swallow You Whole

Using World War I-era dazzle painting, Japanese artist Shigeki Matsuyama turns a room into mind-bending visual experience.
DJ Pangburn
9.24.16
Art

Virtual Chemicals Morph in a Mesmerizing 3D Video

CG artist Nobutaka Kitahara’s math-based 3D art video is a world of constant transformation.
DJ Pangburn
7.26.16
Design

A Triangle of Circles Illuminates a Square in Milan

Not a Number Architects examines spatial fluidity with 'Arbor Lights.'
Francesca Capossela
7.14.16
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