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September 3rd, 2018 at 10:11 am

Genetically engineered bacteria paint microscopic masterpieces

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Scientists have used genetically engineered bacteria to recreate a masterpiece at a microscopic scale. By engineering E. coli bacteria to respond to light, they’ve guided the bacteria like tiny drones toward patterns that depict Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa. It’s not artistic recognition they’re after. Rather, the researchers want to show that these engineered organisms may someday be used as “microbricks” and living propellors.

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July 26th, 2017 at 8:22 am

Robot sculptors are hijacking galleries all around the world

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Two weeks ago, in an industrial shed in the northern suburbs of Brisbane, a team of engineers installed a large, orange robot arm. It was a standard industrial robot arm, but it was not going to be used for standard purposes. The robot’s job would be to carve moulds for the casting of large-scale, metal sculptures. It is being installed by Urban Art Projects, a company that specializes in the manufacture of sculpture and custom architectural facades.

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September 29th, 2015 at 10:27 am

Experience the creativity of music with Stringless Art and Technology

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Stringless Art and Technology are divergent innovations for musical study that optimize learning and enhance creativity in the brain.

Stringless Art and Technology is one of the featured exhibitors at the DaVinci Inventor Showcase. The Inventor Showcase will take place October 10-11, 2015 at the NoCo Maker Faire. You will have a chance to take a look at Stringless Art and Technology and many other amazing inventions.

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September 9th, 2015 at 7:45 pm

A 3D printer that uses glass for ink

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A group of MIT scientists have recently 3D printed some spectacular glass creations.The glass sculptures were created by a group called Mediated Matter, led by Neri Oxman at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). The color and transparency of the glass can be altered, as well as other properties such as how the glass reflects and refracts light.

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July 29th, 2015 at 10:36 pm

Shower curtain that limits your shower to 4 minutes

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Elisabeth Buecher a textile-based installation artist and educator has invented a clever way to conserve water.   Continue Reading »

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