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This Robotic, Spider-Legged Chair Looks Like It Crawled Out of a Supervillain’s Workshop

Mark Ellis’ slightly-unsettling creation, the ‘Playa Crawler’ is making the rounds on DIY and maker subreddits.
Samantha Cole
5.24.18
Art

These Cyberpunk 3D Renderings Are Completely Mindblowing

Layer upon layer of sorcery.
Claire Downs
9.12.17
Terraform

Round the Bend

In a future both advanced and crumbling, the Highwayman meets a fellow tortured immortal.
Koren Shadmi
11.4.16
Music

What the Fuck Is Animusic?

These computer-animated music videos from the near retrofuture are synaesthetic mind-melters.
Claire L. Evans
10.16.14
Features

I Infiltrated a Mutant Hacker Bike Gang

They dart through city streets, stalling traffic and high-fiving pedestrians, seeding the night with a cosmic bouquet of loud funk music—all aboard their bright, flashy mechanical creations.
Tyler Wells Lynch
9.3.14
Motherboard Blog

Did Steampunk Kill Alternate History?

Has the storied genre where Nazis triumph and the South beats the Yanks been consumed by the scourge of Steampunk?
Abraham Riesman
4.2.13
Motherboard Blog

Lord of the Rings-Aping Steampunk Walks Under a Waterfall of Lava

Just, this. You're watching a man named Geoff Mackley donning a self-fashioned heatproof proximity suit / "Fire Brigade" breathing apparatus combo and strolling up to an active volcano on Ambrym island. And there he stood for 40 minutes, on the...
Brian Merchant
9.25.12
Motherboard Blog

PBS Explains Steampunk To Your Children So You Don't Have To

If only Richard Attenborough could have answered "this age-old question":http://brassgoggles.co.uk/forum/index.php?topic=23278.0: bq. *"I see than many members of the forum have childrens they ''converted'' to steampunk. What make me wonder: What...
Videodrome
8.31.11