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M.C. Escher


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


'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


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


M.C. Escher with a Lego twist

Found on Digg.

By February 16, 2007


Monument Valley maker heads toward a beautiful VR adventure game

Ustwo, creator of the award-winning mobile game Monument Valley, will release a virtual-reality adventure game for Samsung's Gear virtual-reality headset.

By September 21, 2015


UK declares war on the Web's memory

Technically Incorrect: The UK government is ordering Google to remove links to stories about links to stories. Got that?

By August 20, 2015


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


Monument Valley shows free-to-play is not the only way

Monument Valley developer Ustwo has published an infographic showcasing the mobile game's success and a profit of $4.5M since the game's launch.

By January 15, 2015


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


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