Art, Music

He Puts A Ring From A Tree Trunk On A Record Player. When It Starts To Play, I Got Goose Bumps!!

7 Apr , 2016   Video

Music is all around us, but who could have guessed that hidden within a cross-section of a tree was a sublime piece of musc. Artist Bartholomaus Traubeck designed/built a record player that reads the texture and color variations of tree rings and interprets them as music. Because every tree has its own unique configuration of […]


Bake Sale Controversy Ends in Death and Rape Threats

7 Apr , 2016  

A group of women students at theUniversity of Queensland in Australia decided to explore gender disparity with some tongue-in-cheek humor in the form of a¬†Gender Pay Gap Bake Sale on Tuesday to celebrate Feminist Week. The response? Rape and death threats. “Each baked good will only cost you the proportion out of $1.00 that you […]