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Magellanic Clouds are our trippy-looking space neighbors

If Van Gogh had made a galaxy, it might look like the Magellanic Clouds as seen by a satellite with a unique view on interstellar dust.

By 9 September 2015


Wander around in a van Gogh painting with this VR app (Tomorrow Daily 180)

If you've ever dreamed of taking a stroll through your favorite painting, this VR app might be of interest. Using van Gogh's "The Night Cafe," one developer transformed a whimsical 2D painting into a beautiful VR experience, complete with subtle animations throughout.

By 20 May 2015


The Mona Wookiee? Chewbacca reimagined as fine art

Artist Christine Parisi paints "Star Wars" portraits fit for the walls of the Louvre and the Millennium Falcon. Chewbacca steps in as a muse for famous artwork.

By 31 December 2014


Animated Van Gogh film returns to Kickstarter

An oil-painted, animated film about the life and art of Vincent Van Gogh has returned to Kickstarter with a more modest funding goal.

By 19 February 2014


Van Gogh's severed ear brought back to life

Using cells from a relative of the famous tortured artist, plus a 3D printer, the ear lost by the artist can "hear" once again.

By 5 June 2014


The 'Girl with a Pearl Earring' gets an iPhone, too

A project called "Art x Smart" injects famous works of art with a dose of 21st-century technology.

By 7 November 2013


Famous masterpieces get 'upgraded' with modern tech

A project called "Art x Smart" is injecting famous works of art with a dose of 21st-century technology.

By 6 November 2013


LG reveals wall-mountable 55-inch OLED TV

The flat-panel LG Gallery OLED TV comes with speakers built into a picture-style frame.

By 3 September 2013


Amazon Publishing to issue bios of Jesus, Hitchcock, other 'icons'

Amazon's publishing arm will publish short bios of "icons" who exhibit varying degrees of goodness, such as Jesus, Josef Stalin, J.D. Salinger, and David Lynch -- but no Jeff Bezos.

By 16 August 2013


Faithful 3D replicas bring Van Gogh classics to life

The Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam has been working with Fujifilm to reproduce the artist's masterpieces in 3D, right down to the finest details.

By 24 July 2013