What are they?

What does it do?

A motherboard is on the inside of the computer, and is the thing that ties everything together. It allows a part of your computer to receive power, and communicate with other parts. The motherboard today allow you to access a variety of features, and improves the capabilities of the computer.

Motherboard art!

People have been known to create art out of these boards. They use all the different components ( eg. firewire heading) to shape into art. Chinese artist MABONNA has created luminous sculptures, to look like motherboards. Here are some examples of different types of art: