Inspiring archive for 2016-10-17

“Mirror” Installation Generates a 3D Replica of a Person’s Face in Real-Time

(2 years ago)
An incredible installation by Tokyo-based artist Nobumichi Asai. “Kagami” (or “mirror”) scans a participant’s face and uses roughly 5,000 motorized rods to create a 3D replica. More images and video below!

Character of the week: Frank Herbert

(2 years ago)
The function of science fiction is not always to predict the future but sometimes to prevent it. The beginning of knowledge is the discovery of something we do not understand. I must not fear. Fear is the mind-killer. (Bene Gesserit Litany against fear ) The concept of progress acts as a protective mechanism to shield […]

20 sec reading – I was feeling very lonely

(2 years ago)
EM PORTUGUES AQUI > Diante da catedral EN ESPANOL AQUI > Frente a la catedral ______ I was feeling very lonely when I left Mass in Saint Patrick’s Cathedral right in the heart of New York. Suddenly I was approached by a Brazilian: “I very much need to talk to you,” he said. I was […]

In front of the cathedral

(2 years ago)
I was feeling very lonely when I left Mass in Saint Patrick’s Cathedral right in the heart of New York. Suddenly I was approached by a Brazilian: “I very much need to talk to you,” he said. I was so enthused by this meeting that I began to talk about everything that was important to […]


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