"Awesome" is a word which is thrown around liberally these days. But a new study suggests that things that inspire awe—that is, a feeling of respect mixed with fear or wonder—actually help make you a better person.
Ever wonder if humans will make it off this rock and to a better place among the stars? This stirring video from the Sagan Series will fill you with a strange feeling we get very rarely in these dark, confusing times: Hope.
Essentially, AWE is a programmable wall with varied displays that can switch between six configurations just by activating a proximity sensor. For example, when the wall is hanging overhead like a ceiling, the act of standing up triggers the sensor and instructs the wall to move out of the way. The project is in it's…