Breathtaking Aerial Landscapes of Iceland by Sarah Martinet
While on a recent trip to Iceland, photographer Sarah Martinet had the opportunity to shoot these amazing landscapes from a plane with open windows.
Edible Chocolate LEGOs by Akihiro Mizuuchi
Illustrator and designer Akihiro Mizuuchi designed a modular system for creating edible chocolate LEGO bricks. Chocolate is first poured into precisely designed moulds that after cooling can be popped out and used as regular LEGOs.
New Aquatic Wildlife Painted in Layers of Resin by Keng Lye
With the exception of the repurposed containers, almost every aspect of these artworks by Singapore-based artist Keng Lye has been rendered in acrylic paint, carefully applied within layers of clear resin. A fish in a plastic bag, a tin can of tadpoles swirling under a frog on a lilypad, and even a completely convincing betta constructed from carved resin and painted with acrylic—each work a strange, lifelike amalgam of painting and sculpture.
DIY Glowing Inlaid Resin Shelves by Mat Brown
A few days ago, UK industrial designer and jeweler Mat Brown shared with the Reddit community his ingenious idea for a set of resin inlaid chestnut shelves. Starting with a cracked piece of chestnut wood he mixed standard resin with some mysterious glow-in-the-dark powder he bought on Ebay which he used to fill in the gaps. And voilà, instant glowing furniture with unknown side effects.
How the Sun Sees You: People Discover What They Look like under Ultraviolet Light, and the Startling Power of Sunscreen
Artist Thomas Leveritt recently setup a special UV motion camera in Brooklyn's Prospect Park with the intent of filming random passersby. Leveritt installed a monitor above the camera so people could instantly see the results, and then to heighten the effect, supplied them sunscreen in a vivid demonstration of why you should probably never again step outside without it.
A Trio of Dreamy Treehouses Linked by Bridges
Architect and environmentalist Peter Bahouth designed and built this beautiful trio of treehouses linked by bridges in an Atlanta forest. The three houses dubbed "Mind," "Body," and "Spirit," include a living room and bedroom with a special bed that slides out for an improved view of the forest below.
From the Colossal Shop: Metro Cuffs by Designhype
Wear your favorite city on your wrist with these stainless steel Metro Cuffs from Designhype. Each public transit map is embossed in black onto a matte background. The cuff is inherently adjustable and can be squeezed into very small sizes or bent open for a larger size.