ORB

landmarks

A Giant Concrete Orb in Northern Iceland Moves With the Arctic Circle

It’s on the remote island of Grímsey in Iceland.
Kate Lunau
10.2.17
the orb

Trump Touched an Orb and He Liked It

Nothing weird going on here.
Eve Peyser
5.22.17
Art

This Abstract Short Film Imagines a Rock with Consciousness

Ryan Harding and Winston Duke’s short film ‘Moss’ follows the migration of living rock.
Nathaniel Ainley
1.8.17
Art

Digital Folklore at the Base of Volcanoes

Visual artists Kristin Reger and Gella Zefira collaborate on the transformative video art piece, 'Orb/Orbe1.'
Marina Garcia-Vasquez
6.23.15
nature

The Mechanical Engineering Future Is Caught Up in a 3D-Printed Spider Web

MIT researchers explore the poorly-understood structures of spider webs thanks to new computational methods.
Michael Byrne
5.17.15
Premieres

Get Heavy With ORB‘s Black Sabbath-Worshipping New Tape, 'Womb'

The Melbourne band prove that you don't have to be true metalheads in order to channel the power of Black Sabbath.
Noisey Staff
11.23.14
Art

Olafur Eliasson Sculpture At Frieze London Imitates A School Of Fish

Olafur Eliasson's "Schools of Movement Sphere" is a spiraling stainless steel orb that transforms a space with light and shadow.
Kevin Holmes
10.17.14
Sports

Which Horselete Should You Root for in the Kentucky Derby?

Presumably you don’t have a personal connection with one of the animals, and unless you are a huge fan of orbs or whatever a vyjack is, a name alone won’t determine your rooting interest. Which is why I’ve compiled this handy guide for you that matches...
Barry Collins
5.3.13