Jake Brown falls 50ft at X-Games

If you haven't seen it, this is video of Jake Brown falling 50 feet during the X-Games 13 Big Air event. The most amazing part? He just...
August 3, 2007

Ron Mueck installation

This is a great Flickr gallery of artist Ron Mueck installing his new exhibition at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. His work will be on...
August 3, 2007

Lamb born with seven legs

A seven-legged lamb was born in New Zealand six days ago. The animal has three hind legs and two extra legs that hang useless behind the forelegs....
August 3, 2007

M.C. Escher's impossible Waterfall sculpture

ThinkGeek is selling a sculpture of M.C. Escher's famous impossible Waterfall. Unfortunately, it doesn't actually break the laws of physics, and only looks right when viewed at...
August 3, 2007

Skullcandy G.I. Headphones

Skullcandy's new G.I. Headphones come in a variety of military-inspired styles, and even come with bullets across the leather band. They cost $69.95 - which is a...
August 3, 2007

Make Love Not War

You know what I thought when I watched Terminator? Why can't these giant killer robots just put down their weapons and have sex with each other? Well...
August 2, 2007

Dorm Room Tetris

This is a video of Russian students running around their dorm rooms switching lights on and off to simulate a game of Tetris. It's probably fake, but...
August 2, 2007

Mr. Tengu

Mr. Tengu is a little USB gadget that changes faces based on the sounds in the room. The little guy responds to sounds, music, and other stimuli...
August 2, 2007

Functioning Manual Paper Record Player

Artist Simon Elvins has created a fully working manual record player made entirely out of paper. Although it's more for show than anything, since it's about as...
August 2, 2007

Cardboard Boombox iPod Speakers

SUCK UK is selling a folded cardboard boombox that holds your iPod and even features functioning speakers. It'll be out in September, though I'm not sure why...
August 2, 2007

X Beam is a twisted wrench

The X-Beam wrench is an attempt at revolutionizing the traditional wrench by adding a twist down the middle. The simple twist gives a larger area and more...
August 1, 2007

Giant Optimus Prime birthday cake

This woman wanted to do something special for her husband's 30th birthday so she ordered a gigantic Optimus Prime birthday cake. The thing is the size of...
August 1, 2007

Lamp Globes organic lights

Lamp Globes is a blob of lights designed by Veronica Eklund and inspired by biological shapes of nature like the molecule. She describes it as: An experiment...
August 1, 2007

NES MP3 player and speakers

Gamer Morte Moya put together an MP3 player from an old NES controller, and then took it a step further by making a speaker out of an...
July 31, 2007

Human Tetris Round II

What's that you say? One round of Human Tetris just not enough? I couldn't agree more....
July 31, 2007

LEGO Star Wars Millennium Falcon

For $499.99, LEGO is offering this Star Wars Millennium Falcon which they claim is the biggest LEGO set ever made. The kit contains 5195 pieces and, when...
July 31, 2007

CGDC3: Gimme Friction Baby

Gimme Friction Baby is the winner of the 3rd Casual Gameplay Design Competition. You can play it here, or check out the rest of the entries here....
July 31, 2007

S2 updates the classic hammer

ATOMdesign was asked by Vaughan & Bushnell to re-imagine the classic hammer and the S2 is what they came up with. ATOMdesign didn’t take the challenge lightly....
July 30, 2007

Bridge made from cardboard tubes

Japanese architect Shigeru Ban has introduced a bridge over the Gardon river in France made entirely out of cardboard tubes. The bridge is made from 281 cardboard...
July 30, 2007

LeBron James Etch A Sketch portrait

This is a sped up video of artist George Vlosich creating an Etch A Sketch portrait of LeBron James. The original took five hours but this video...
July 30, 2007

Possessed Books

For $25 you can get these Possessed Books, which look like regular Victorian books but contain a motion detector so whenever somebody walks by the middle book...
July 30, 2007

The Doorknob Condition ensures privacy

You know how most people put a tie around their knob or a "Do Not Disturb" sign to ensure privacy? Well designer Arnaud Lapierre decided that wasn't...
July 30, 2007