Monthly Archives: April 2012

Vincent Van Goghs “Starry Night” Animated

Petros Vrellis has created an interactive visualisation and synthesizer that animates Vincent Van Goghs “Starry Night”, using openframeworks to create a simple and elegant interaction. A fluid simulation gently creates a flowing fabric from Van Goghs impressionist portrait of the … Continue reading

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The Difference between Nerd, Dork, and Geek Explained by a Venn Diagram

To all of you nerds and geeks who like me have been unfairly and inaccurately labeled “dorks,” only to then exhaustively explain the differences among the three to a more than skeptical offender, I say: You’re welcome. This nerd/dork/geek/dweeb Venn … Continue reading

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Stronghold 2 is a tried and true RTS

I love the game stronghold 2. Of all the games I have played, this Medieval RTS (Real Time Strategy) stands above all the rest. The links from the website that go to where you can buy this game do not … Continue reading

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CBS This Morning: Artist Chuck Close writes note to younger self

Never say you can’t or you’re not good enough. I was truly inspired by the attitude of Chuck Close.  

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