Monthly Archives: October 2011

Forever Bicycles

Forever Bicycles by dissident Chinese

An art installation named “Forever Bicycles” by dissident Chinese artist Ai Weiwei during a media preview of the “Ai Weiwei Absent” exhibition in Taipei October 28, 2011. The exhibition at the Taipei Fine Arts Museum features 21 sets of Ai’s works, including installation pieces, photography, sculpture, and videos.

By | Oct 31, 2011|Categories: Modern Art|Tags: |

Citroen CCrab concept

Citroen CCrab

Juha-Pekka Rautio’s Citroen CCrab concept is a small electric vehicle designed for zipping around efficiently in city traffic. The CCrab also takes inspiration from the crab and is able to move sideways with individually powered wheels that turn independently.

By | Oct 31, 2011|Categories: Vehicles|

Majestic Saturn Moons from Cassini

Saturn Moons

On September 17, 2011, the Cassini orbiter snapped a photograph of Saturn and four of its moons – Dione (located above the rings), Titan (looming in the background), Pandora (to the right of the rings), and Pan. You’ll have to strain your eyes to look at Pan which is a little orb traveling within the Encke Gap inside the rings of Saturn.  Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Space Science Institute

By | Oct 30, 2011|Categories: Astronomy|Tags: , , |