1. Compound Epicycles.
A series of arms of equal length are connected end-to-end. Each arm spins at a constant rate, indicated by the ratios in the captions. A pen has been attached at the end of each arm.
The term “epicycle” refers to the old astronomical models that used wheels-within-wheels to approximate the motions of the stars. As you can see, such relationships can create quite complicated motion, indeed!
Here’s what the gifs looks like without tumblr’s gif limits.
Written in processing, then ported over to as3 for easier layering.
May 2013: Anthony Discenza
Objects ground out of existence.
voltage running through her skin
standing there with nothing on
They tell us that prisons are over-populated. But what if it was the population that was being over-imprisoned?Michel Foucault in a statement on French prisons, 1971 (via fourteendrawings)
Sera Park by Zoo Younggyun for W Korea Mar 2012
That’s why you wanna have no sex, why you wanna protest, why you wanna fight for your right
Joan of Arc at the Coronation of Charles VII (1854), Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres / Proud of You, Drake feat. Nicki Minaj
a kid went to the Museum of Modern Art and this was their amazing experience they wrote on a visiters card
40 yr old messages me wanting a threesome and thinks that it’s funny that on Friday nights I’m “heavily abusing snapshot.”