In the olden days, every motorist had a clunky road atlas and flimsy paper maps. Now, digitized maps of the world are at your fingertips. Since ancient times, maps have informed users of their geological surroundings. However, they are also a fascinating record of change in how humans understand the Earth. Building off this long tradition of mapmaking, cartographer and ortho-imaging specialist Sean Conway uses modern expertise to enhance vintage maps with accurate elevation data.
It’s that time of year again—a time to give thanks (and presents) to those who matter to you the most.
For a child, few things are more exciting than unwrapping a shiny new toy on Christmas morning.
The night sky is filled with bright constellations and dreamy planets that capture both the hearts and imaginations of space...
What do you buy the person in your life who can make basically everything themselves?
Searching for a beautiful new puzzle to work on in your spare time? The key is to find one that will both challenge your skills and delight your eyes. Fortunately, My Modern Met Store carries an array of unique jigsaw puzzles inspired by art, design, nature, and more. Whether you want to escape into the Amazon, go birdwatching, or immerse yourself in abstract art, you're sure to find a puzzle that will tickle your fancy.
There's something magical about every branch of science, whether it's exploring outer space or understanding what makes our brains tick.
Inspired by fashion and nature, Japanese illustrator Kamome Fuyuno has created a clever keychain that combines both. The acrylic accessory features an illustrated girl wearing a transparent dress. Simply hold up the keychain to your surroundings, and the dress is instantly “painted” with the colors, motifs, and patterns of the surrounding environment.
One of the most famous artists of all time, Frida Kahlo is known for her colorful canvases and extensive series...
When it comes to favorite artists, who makes your list?