If the Color Pink Doesn't Scientifically Exist, Why Can We See It?

Absent from the visible spectrum and neither a wave nor a particle, the color pink is, for many, a scientific enigma: how can a shade that doesn't even appear in the rainbow exist? The answer lies in color theory. » 11/14/13 6:00am 11/14/13 6:00am

Make CMYK Shadow Puppets with This LED Lamp

It's taken a while for the humble LED to gain a foothold in the broader consumer market—blame artisanal culture or simple force of habit, people love their cream-colored incandescent bulbs. But as the New York Times devoted 1600 words to explaining yesterday, more and more designers are jumping on the LED bandwagon.… » 4/26/13 12:40pm 4/26/13 12:40pm

The Lumia 900 Is Getting Even Crazier Looking!

You thought cyan Lumia was rad, man? You haven't seen anything. Cyan is pretty much just bright blue, let's be honest. Blue. Blue is for babies. Blue is for muppets. How about a pink so scorching, people will scream? In pain? » 4/25/12 10:40am 4/25/12 10:40am


These Records Are Quite Colorful

James Blake released his CMYK EP on cyan, magenta, yellow colored and black vinyl. When you overlap the records, they form a nice little CMYK color model (the four inks used in some color printing). Makes for a beautiful mix. » 12/25/10 6:00pm 12/25/10 6:00pm