HERCULES Laser Sounds Powerful, I Guess

The HERCULES laser produces a beam that lasts 30 million billionths of a second and is believed to be the most intense light in the universe. If...
March 7, 2008

Company Specializes In LEGO Weaponry

Brickarms is a company that specialized in custom LEGO weapons and minifigs. This picture is of all their regular weapons, sold as the 'Ultra Arsenal' Weapons Pack...
March 7, 2008

3-Way Chess Is Chess Made For 3 People

3-way chess is a chessboard on which three people can play. The same rules apply except for some slight variation on moves made through the center of...
March 7, 2008

Scary: Brain Scanner Knows What You See

Soon computers will be able to know what you're looking at simply by reading your mind. Scientists used a functional magnetic resonance imaging machine -- a real-time...
March 6, 2008

Bee's Project Art Exhibit Detects Diseases

MOMA Online has an exhibit entitled Design and the Elastic Mind which is a bunch of different projects combining art and science. The Bee's Project is one...
March 6, 2008

Princess Peach Collage Is Good, Confusing

We've featured Chris Lange's impressive Nintendo Power collages in the past, and here comes another of the Princess Peach variety. According to Chris, "This collage of Princess...
March 6, 2008

$500,000 Watch Isn't Worth It, God I'm Poor

The Zenith Defy Xtreme Tourbillon ZERO-G El Primero watch has a long name, costs $500,000, and I don't get it. In a veritable technical revolution, ZENITH Manufacture...
March 5, 2008

Brass Knuckles Chair Won't Beat Your Ass

Not too long ago we posted the brass knuckle inspired coffee mug, and now we're posting the perfect seat to complement said drink receptacle. The Brass Knuckle...
March 5, 2008

Controller Pillows Guarantee Good Dreams

These 20" x 20" pillows are printed with all your favorite video game controllers and cost $40 apiece. They've even got the new controllers, like the Wiimote....
March 5, 2008

Gameboy Survives Bombing, Still Works

What you see is a Gameboy that survived a barracks bombing during the Gulf War and currently resides at the Nintendo World Store in NYC. As is...
March 5, 2008

Dungeons And Dragons Co-Creator Dies

Gary Gygax, co-creator of Dungeons & Dragons, has passed away. He and Dave Arneson developed the game in 1974. I will remember him best for keeping me...
March 4, 2008

Minivan Is Mega Fun, Jet Engine Powered

This Dodge Caravan isn’t your standard stock vehicle. No sir -- this bad boy is packing a jet engine. It does an 1/8 mile in 7.65 seconds...
March 4, 2008

R2-D2 Case Mod Looks Pretty Good, I'd Hit It

This is a computer case cleverly disguised as everyone's favorite trashcan shaped robot friend R2-D2. As you may very well imagine, inside are all the typical components...
March 4, 2008

Handcuff Watch Looks Alright, Fetishy

Luis Berumen's ZeroPointZero concept watch is made from a pair of handcuffs. I like it. Not sure if I could rock it to work, but it'd certainly...
March 4, 2008

Phun Physics Combines Fun And Physics

Phun is a 2D physics environment where you can build/destroy and otherwise have a jolly good time with all sorts of objects (including your own). It was...
March 3, 2008

Man Gives Wife Steampunk Mac For Wedding

Dave Veloz built this sweet little steampunk Mac Mini for his wife-to-be and give it to her for their wedding. Doesn't it look good? It's so heartwarming...
March 3, 2008

I'm Sold: Smencils Are Scented Pencils

Remember the Mr. Sketch (great name) Scented Markers that first introduced you to the wonderful world of huffing? I sure do. Damn that grape was out of...
March 3, 2008

Wrong, Wrong, Wrong: Fetish Birdo Costume

Remember Super Mario Bros. 2? Remember the Birdos, those egg spitting bosses? Yeah, I remember them too. But not like this. This is not definitely not the...
March 3, 2008

Apartment Building With Hydroponic Gardens

There's a new apartment complex going up in Wuhan, China. Big deal you say? Well what if I told you that each apartment includes a 100-square-foot trellised...
March 3, 2008