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Live Augmented Reality for National Geographic Channel

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Using the principles of augmented reality, people could immerse themselves in different scenes such as dolphins, leopards, the space landings, dinosaurs and more.

Canadian teens with $400 launch the first Legonaut into space

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Canadians Mathew Ho and Asad Muhammad managed to send a Lego Minifig out to the edge of spac and they did it with a budget of just $400. The boys bought an $85 weather balloon online, and rigged it to a Styrofoam box equipped with three point-and-shoot cameras and a wide-angle video camera. They threw in $160 worth of helium from a party supply store, they sent Legonaut on his way, the toy ascended 80,000 feet over Ontario, recording the awesome footage in the video, before floating back to Earth some 97 minutes later on a homemade nylon parachute.
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OKOLO Mollino Book

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OKOLO Mollino Book.
The book, which presents the work of Carlo Mollino in a different way than usual, is divided into six basic chapters, i.e. six life stages and six of Mollino’s passions. Apart from a text on a specific theme, each part brings a materialized symbol of Mollino’s creativity. Thus, the reader can assemble miniature models of Mollino’s fascinating projects, implementations, and symbols related to Mollino’s life.

Barack Obama as the Hulk

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Obama the Incredible Hulk by Ron English.

Still Life - Scott Garner

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Wrote Garner on his website: "Still Life is an interactive gallery piece that takes traditional still life painting into the fourth dimension with a motion-sensitive frame on a rotating mount. Years ago I had the idea of a still life painting that wasn't so still, but could never quite wrap my head around how to build it. After various experiments and explorations, I settled on Unity 3D as the ideal tool to make it happen.
On the hardware side is a custom-framed television connected to a rotating mount. Attached to the back of the television is a spatial sensor. On the software side is a simple C application to communicate with the sensor and feed the data to a Unity 3D scene
The scene itself consists of a camera tied to the sensor data with all lights and objects parented to it so they rotate in unison."
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Houses Within Houses

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Hey New Yorkers, need a place to go for a staycation? A Cabin in a Loft in Brooklyn is a two-bedroom loft in Bushwick, Brooklyn. The cabin is available for short-term rental as an alternative to hotels and hostels to those seeking a more local experience of New York. Cool?
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Gigantic Inflatable Spider Puppet

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Air-powered giant spider puppet created by British artist Tim Davies. It is operated (and carried) by one puppeteer.

Paper Darth Project

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Paper Darth Project by Lobulo

YEARS by Bartholomaus Traubeck

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A record player that plays slices of wood.

Beavis & Butthead in real life

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These are two ultra-realistic Beavis and Butthead busts created by makeup effects artist Kevin Kirkpatrick.
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The Paper Fox

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These paper sculptures created by Jeremy Kool.

I'm Human

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Liberty Middle School's broadcasting team has created this video. It was entirely shot on iPads and mixed with music by Sigur Rós.
“As people were walking out of the school, it was clear that it was the best vibe in the school that had been there all year,” said broadcasting teacher Daniel Whitt. “Everyone was high fiving. People were smiling at each other. People were saying, ‘Hey man loved your sign.’”

Felted Wool Sculptures By Zoe Williams

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Felted Wool Gold Rhino by Zoe Williams.

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Life-Sized Stormtrooper Cake

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Amanda Oakleaf Cakes has built a life-sized stormtrooper cake. The stormtrooper cake stands at 6 feet 4 inches tall, weighed at least 300 lbs, and fed nearly 600 hungry Arisia Sci-Fi Convention attendees. The Stormtrooper cake took Amanda and a team of nine two weeks to design, create and assemble.
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Beautiful Landscape Sculptures

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Beautiful Landscape Sculptures by British artist Kyle Kirkpatrick.
"My practice is primarily concerned with the notion of the imagined landscape. I present man-made objects and natural materials simultaneously to form carefully and meticulously composed installation works. I capitalize on intrigue taking objects out of context reinventing their use, pushing the viewer to see beyond what I present before them, a glass could be interpreted as a lake or a metal bracket a cliff."
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