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What does a piece of pizza sound like? Unless you have synesthesia, you've probably never heard the secret music of melted mozzarella and pepperoni for yourself. But thanks to a new app, you can. Called Roy G Biv, this iPhone app will let you use the colors of the world...

source: Fast Company

A digital map can be like a thick deli sandwich: the bottom slice of bread represents the geographic coordinates of an area, and each layer added to it is another data set spread over those coordinates. Weather. Sales trends. Highway layouts and transportation networks....

source: InformationWeek

MIT researchers have developed a cyborg-like hand assistant that attaches robotic fingers to your wrist, giving new meaning to the term "magic fingers." If you have ever looked down at your hand and thought, "Well, that's just inadequate. What I really need are two extra...

source: CNET

The Dorset County Museum is currently working up plans for a major £13.3 million development that will see the building expanded and give the public greater access to its vast collection of artifacts. Museum director Dr Jon Murden told a consultation meeting that at...

source: The Dorset Echo

A new maze from Danish architecture firm BIG is made for those of us with higher than normal maze-related anxiety. BIG’s 60 x 60-foot wooden labyrinth is built into the soaring great hall of the National Building Museum in Washington,...

source: Wired

On a breezy spring afternoon at the New York Hall of Science in Queens, designer Jake Barton is watching a pair of middle schoolers chuck an iPod across a playground while another kid films the scene with an iPad. This is the physics...

source: Fast Company


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