Gordon Earl Adams built a time machine in the late 1920s

In the late 1920s, Gordon Earl Adams, an engineer and scientist, attempted to build a time machine. The photos are the evidence of his labor and lunacy, and it’s hard not to have fun imagining Adams as a sort of fin-de-siecle Doc Brown. Found this in the latest Archive of Modern Conflict. Fittingly, the only other thing that comes up in Google under ‘Gordon Earl Adams’ is a design for a perpetual motion machine.

INVITE: 6 Aussie artists will turn Sydney's aMBUSH Gallery into a giant canvas for a night!

We've assembled a group of talented young creatives and armed them each with a new Microsoft Surface Pro 4 or Microsoft Surface Book on which to create an original piece of art. The big reveal of these works will take place on December 10 at an immersive event at Sydney's aMBUSH Gallery. If you want to come along, let us know why here.