Posts Categorized: Body

Musical Ink

Russian mafia tattoos present an interesting subculture, some of which is explored in the excellent film Eastern Promises with Viggo Mortensen. Now, a Moscow-based media artist, Dmitriy Morozov has developed a robot that plays tattoos. The robotic reader sits on the arm and sensors scan tattoos to render the ink into music. ::vtol:: “reading my… Read more »

Apple’s Healthbook

Tracking your vital stats from weight to blood pressure, heart rate, weight, oxygen saturation and even blood sugar is getting an Apple makeover. The rumored Healthbook app being developed by Apple will, according to 9to5Mac, bring together the storage and tracking of many key areas of health, combining features that were previously only available in… Read more »

Walking Across China

The Longest Way 1.0 – walk through China and grow a beard! – TIMELAPSE from Christoph Rehage on Vimeo. Christoph Rehage walked over 4500 Kilometers across China – at once incredible and mundane – as Chrisoph notes about his day to day: It was just the way it would be on any normal day. Sometimes… Read more »

The first miracle – in only three days

The transformation of water in to wine is considered the first miracle performed by Jesus according to the Gospel of St John. The story goes that Jesus was at a wedding in Cana when they ran out of wine. He ordered some servants to fill containers with water and presented it to the chief waiter… Read more »

Animal whisperer calms panther

Is it possible to really talk to animals? Any pet owner would resoundingly respond with a YES. And anyone who has ever owned a cat will know just how much can be said with nothing more than a growl, a purr or a raised tail.