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M.C. Escher

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Monument Valley: An interactive M.C. Escher print that will blow you away

The beautiful puzzle game -- out now for iOS devices -- is a visual expedition through bending perspectives and restrained artistic splendor that's as playful as it is haunting.

By April 4, 2014

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'Star Wars' M.C. Escher Lego model a perfect geek storm

What happens when you combine "Star Wars" and M.C. Escher's crazy staircases into a Lego diorama? Geek heaven.

By June 13, 2012

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Gravity-defying balls channel M.C. Escher

Four balls appear to roll uphill in an uncanny creation by Japanese researcher Kokichi Sugihara. The prize-winning illusion is one of many examples of what Sugihara calls "impossible motion."

By May 13, 2010

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M.C. Escher with a Lego twist

Found on Digg.

By February 16, 2007

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Endless Stair: Like stepping into an Escher painting

Call it a stairway to heaven. A towering temporary installation now on display in front of London's Tate Modern is made up of a series of interlocking staircases that veer left and right.

By September 23, 2013

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These works of art are too tiny to see (but trust us, they're there)

A Cornell Ph.D. student in applied physics etches famous works of art -- Escher, Magritte, Matisse -- onto silicon wafers used in modern digital devices.

By December 3, 2014

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What's next for Unity, one of the world's most widely used game making tools (Q&A)

David Helgason, head of Unity, discusses his company's efforts to become the top software coding tool for video game consoles, mobile and VR.

By August 24, 2014

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Frax app brings fractal-exploration glory to iOS

A computer-graphics A-team is digging into fractals again with software that's clearly a labor of love. Exploring the Mandelbrot and Julia sets is a spectacular marriage of beauty and math.

By October 2, 2013

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Add new destinations to the 'Send to' menu in Windows 8

With a simple Run command, you can quickly and easily customize the right-click "Send to" menu.

By February 19, 2013

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Mobius bacon strip cooked up through magic of 3D printing

Bacon will never look the same again now that you've laid eyes upon a 3D-printed Mobius bacon strip.

By November 6, 2012