experimental

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Watch This Filmmaker Work Six Projectors at Once to Make Incredibly Trippy Art

Toronto duo Zephyr use old tech to make magic.
Jordan Pearson
3.2.18
Whoa

Start Rolling Your Blunts: NASA Is Uploading Decades of Archival Footage to YouTube

Watch a hypersonic plane go 7,000 miles per hour and more in over 500 videos of experimental aircraft pushing the limits.
Samantha Cole
7.19.17
keep it simple

The US Air Force Wants Cheap, Disposable Killer Drones

The LCAA would be a fraction of the cost of current military drones and be able to go on more dangerous missions than manned aircraft.
David Axe
5.30.17
video

Internet Sleepovers are a Thing You Didn’t Know About

A huge Google Hangouts slumber party is slotted for Thursday night and everyone is invited (but no pillow fights).
Nadja Sayej
6.22.16
Toronto

Chemotherapy Drugs Broke the Blood-Brain Barrier for the First Time

The successful surgery could mean the days of scorched Earth cancer treatments are finally over.
Jordan Pearson
11.9.15
News

Into the Dark

The first Canadian trials of an experimental treatment are aiming to cure a genetic disorder that causes blindness.
Jordan Pearson
7.15.15
Motherboard Blog

James Leyland Kirby's Electronic Dirge Will Crush Your Soul

An experimental synth-and-Christ-laden video from the guy who once released a record filled with sounds of pigs eating.
Zach Sokol
9.10.13
Motherboard Blog

Jim Henson Was America's Greatest Surrealist

Before he was Kermit, Jim Henson was Brunel. With apologies to Man Ray and Busby Berkley and many others, I submit that argument, and this hypothesis: the amount of time you spent as a child watching Sesame Street and the Muppets is directly...
ALEX PASTERNACK
9.26.11
Motherboard Blog

Motherboard TV: How Lo-Fi Wizards Peaking Lights Turn Junk Into Musical Magic

A re-run of our March 2010 interview with the band, which kicked off our Sound Builders series.
MOTHERBOARD STAFF
8.4.11