Monthly Archives: March 2014

CHICAGO AXIS 2014 INTERNATIONAL ART FESTIVAL

Overlords, an installation by Tom Estes at last years AXIS International Art Festival in Chicago- an event which stands to anchor important art initiatives for years to come. CHICAGO AXIS 2014 INTERNATIONAL ART FESTIVAL will take place this year from … Continue reading

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Marfa Digital Residency Announced

Image: The Temptation of Christ,  digital installation by artist Tom Estes on show in Marfa Texas- An interdisciplinary work that conjures up a kind of ghostly field of material and imagined objects.  The Biennial Project’s Marfa Artist Residency provides an international artist … Continue reading

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Facebook buys Oculus VR for $2 billion

Virtual reality has an unexpected new champion. Facebook has announced its surprise purchase of Oculus VR, the maker of the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset, for $2 billion. Imagine sharing not just moments with your friends online but entire experiences. Say hello … Continue reading

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Controlled Mid-Air Collision With A Planet

What a beautiful day for sticking a cucumber through someone’s letterbox and shouting, “Help, help, the Martians have landed! Because NASA’s Morpheus Project has developed and tested a prototype planetary lander capable of vertical takeoff and landing. They say a … Continue reading

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Solar Collector Captures The Power Of 2,000 Suns

A recent study by Greenpeace International revealed that “it would only take 0.04% of the solar energy from the Sahara desert to cover the electricity demand of Europe”.  The global increase in the level of awareness regarding CO2 emissions has … Continue reading

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