Curiosity Collective presents: Curious Time

Tags: 2011 arts history interactive sciences

A collection of interactive curiosities exploring the notions of time.

Reel to Reel – Three tape recorders share one loop of tape recording, superimposing and feeding back to create complex soundscapes.

http://www.mikechallis.com/Mike_Challis/Reel_to_Reel.html

Tortoise and the Hare – two seemingly identical balls roll down a slope at different speeds.

The Perfect Hindsight Machine – A one-of-a-kind device developed by the US Military in the 1950s. Combining recovered alien technology with a state of the art RF receiver, its dial can tune in to video action live from history all the way back to 1894.

http://cefn.com/blog/maker_faire_2011.html

Read more about this maker at http://curiositycollective.org/v2/blog/entry/the-time-show/