18 Unique Holiday Gift Ideas

18 Unique Holiday Gift Ideas

Serious wonder is all about unique ideas, so we felt it was important to come up with a unique holiday gift ideas list. Some of these gifts are affordable and some are for your personal dream list (and ours). Either way we know that you will enjoy these ideas and we hope that it helps…

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Goodnightmares Future Music

Future Music: Goodnightmares

After our first future music feature on No Glow last month, we asked him to point us in the direction of some other NYC artists making creative and fresh music. He didn’t disappoint. Goodnightmares (Abe) makes groovy bass-centric beats out of Brooklyn. Take a night out in Brooklyn and you’ll hear these UK-influenced beats are becoming more…

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Techno-Human Interactive Landscapes

Techno-Human Interactive Landscapes by Roosegaarde

Studio Roosegaarde is nurturing new techno-human behavior through amazing interactive landscapes and  changing the way we interact with our environment. Artist Daan Roosegaarde along with his team of designers and engineers, create interactive landscapes that instinctively respond to sound and movement. As technology has grown and as personal computing devices have become smaller and more inexpensive, humanity has…

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EEG Headsets Emotiv

EEG HEADSETS: RULE THE FUTURE WITH YOUR MIND

The future has arrived! You can now rule the world and the future with these EEG headsets. However, as anyone who reads SEROUS WONDER knows, consciousness and imagination can literally create and alter the material world through technology. That said, by using these EEG Headsets to control your computer, you are just steps away from…

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Festo Biomimetic Robots

Biomimetic Robot Future: Top 5 FESTO Creations

Biomimetic Robot Future: Top 5 FESTO Creations FESTO  is truly on of the most futuristic companies around. They specialize in automation technology, industrial training and education programs. FESTO is a fantastic example of biomimetic design and our inevitable robot future. They are a Serious Wonder favorite and we wanted to share our top 5 favorite…

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Sea Tree

Floating Cities Are The Future

Floating cities are the future Of Urban Development. At this TEDx, Koen Olthius offers some super-potent mulch for the mind. Olthius, founder of aqua-architecture studio Waterstudios discusses his company’s vision of the city in the future: adaptable, flexible, and directly integrated into the bays and seas that abut so many world metropolis’. His “city apps”…

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Floating City

8 Floating Architectural Visions Of Our Future

8 floating architectural visions of our future that will inspire and amaze… Since water and flooding has been on everyone’s mind this week (particularly here in New York), we figured we’d throw together some super cool water-centric architecture. Most of these buildings are winners and honorable mentions in eVolo magazine’s annual skyscraper competition. I had…

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Pitchfork Media: Music and the Psychedelics

Pitchfork Media’s “Music and the Psychedelic Mind”

Check out this artfully done mini-doc by Pitchfork and director team Cousins on psychedelics and its effect on modern music. They interview experts, musicians, and historians about the marriage of psychedelics and music, and its rebellious offspring affectionately known as rock & roll. Interviewee’s include Daedelus, TOKiMONSTA, Dr. Strangeloop (woo!), Doldrums, and Dr. Charles Grob…

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