Tag - cyborgs

Limitless poster

Why Limitless is About Cyborgs and Magic

So, UnknownBinaries & I recently saw Limitless. Now the film’s animating premise is an old one, and you hear it in nearly every piece of science fiction concerned with human enhancement: we only use ten or fifteen or [insert...

Robocop – Adverse Video Review

There is a section in “Burning Down the House” by the Talking Heads that pretty much sums up Robocop: “My house/S’out of the ordinary/That’s might/Don’t want to hurt nobody/Some things sure can sweep me...

A New Swarm of Insect 2.0

Last year, we were informed that Mike Libby of Insect Lab Studio was merging the mechanical with the entomological to create intriguing works of art that as are bizarre as they are beautiful. Well it seems that Mr. Libby has made some new...

Insect 2.0?

The next step in insect evolution?  Metalosis Maligna crossing the species barrier?  Or just some unusual objet d’art?  The Insect Lab, run by Mike Libby, merges nature with technology to create butterflies with LEDs, beetles with...

Wired Names Best Bots of All Time

All the bots you would expect are on here: Optimus Prime, Astroboy, and The Iron Giant. They even have some you might not recall offhand, like those spider things from Runaway. Also there’s some you’re damn glad they remembered:...