The 2008 Olympics: Now In LEGO Form

This is the Olympic village made entirely out of LEGO. It was recently on display in Hong Kong to get everyone excited about the games and contains...
August 15, 2008

Mmmmm, Gamey: The NES Lunchbox

So somebody made an Instructable about how to turn a NES into a lunchbox. I can't imagine it's all that difficult, but the last time I tried...
August 15, 2008

Shhhh!: Nintendo Silences Shigeru Miyamoto

Video game guru Shigeru Miyamoto (the man behind such franchises as Mario, Donkey Kong, Zelda, and more recently Brain Age and Wii Fit) has been asked by...
August 15, 2008

Guy Paints Car Pictures Using RC Cars

Ian Cook is an artist that specializes in painting car portraits using RC cars and wheels instead of brushes. Which, unbeknownst to me, apparently there's a market...
August 15, 2008

Fire Beer, Not Bullets: The Beerdolier

Last week it was the Beer Belt, and now this week, the Beerdolier. Oh hell yes! The $15 Beerdolier holds six cans of sweet beer AND keeps...
August 15, 2008

Some Maroons Still Believe The Earth Is Flat

Idiots in the Flat Earth Society are still convinced the world is flat and lead-based paint is part of a well-balanced diet. People are definitely prejudiced against...
August 15, 2008

Taj Mahal: Largest LEGO Set Ever Created

Dwarfing even the 5,195 piece Millennium Falcon, comes LEGO's newest, and largest, set ever: The Taj Mahal. Weighing in at 5,922 pieces, the $300 set ships mid...
August 14, 2008

What's Google Maps Hiding From Us?

This is a picture from Google Maps from somewhere in Holland that looks suspiciously clone-stamped (see the similar looking light colored treetops?). So, Google -- what're you...
August 14, 2008

How To: Make A Cardboard Boba Fett Helmet

There's an Instructables out there that teaches the do-it-yourselfer how to make their own Boba Fett helmet out of cardboard. You know, so you can mix universes...
August 14, 2008

Audi R8 That Would Make James Bond Proud

Some guy who insists on remaining anonymous but whose name is Chris Donovan of Denver, Colorado (kidding) has customized an Audi R8 with a ton of ridiculous...
August 14, 2008

Uh-Oh: Robot Controlled By Rat Brain Cells

Some idiotic scientists at Reading University have developed a robot that is controlled by rat brain cells. Run for your life! The neurons are now being taught...
August 13, 2008

OMG, Double Entendre!: The Floppy Shirt

Nice, but where's the 3½" floppy for us less fortunate guys? Or, for The Superficial Writer, a 2" flash drive? Haha, I peeked over the urinal divider!...
August 13, 2008

Is This The Car Of The Future? (Hint: No)

This is a BMW concept car designed by Transportation Design students Jai Ho Yoo and Lukas Vanek from the instituo Europeo di Design. They imagined the ZX-6...
August 13, 2008

ZOMG! A Legend Of Zelda Philosophy Book

So, there's a Legend of Zelda philosophy book coming out sometime in the near future. I may learn to read yet! With both young and adult gamers...
August 13, 2008

Wicked Fountain Makes Things Out Of Water!

This is an awesome fountain that can make words and dolphins and rings and lightning bolts and all kinds of other awesome designs using water. It's really...
August 13, 2008

Wait, What?: Inflatable Art Turd Flies Away

I don't even know. Apparently American artist (artist used very lightly) Paul McCarthy created an exhibit entitled "Complex Shit" that consisted of an inflatable dog turd the...
August 13, 2008

Coming In For A Landing!: The Mile High Bed

Thanks everybody for all the birthday wishes yesterday. That was awesome, and I love you all. But today's another day, and...wait a minute -- it's International Left...
August 13, 2008

Buy It For Me!: Every NES Game Released

There's an eBay auction going on right now for an NES and every game ever released in a gray cartridge (no golden Zeldas), along with two that...
August 12, 2008

Highly Realistic 3-D Facial Animations

Alter Ego, a division of Pendulum Studios, is apparently kicking ass and taking names in the field of 3-D facial animation. The guys over at AlterEgo have...
August 12, 2008

Olympic's Blue Screen Of Death Moment

Apparently a computer went blue screen of death during the opening ceremonies at the Olympics a few days ago. Yep, right when a flying Li Ning was...
August 12, 2008

Oh Great, Now There's A LittleDog Too

Remember when Boston Dynamics heralded the robot apocalypse with the creation of the BigDog? Well now the uncaring bastards have made a LittleDog too. You know, one...
August 12, 2008

Google Streets: Now With Drunks And Fire!

There are all sorts of neat things to spot with Google Earth and Google Street View. Apparently including some guy that's shitcanned and passed out in his...
August 12, 2008

OMG, I Made It: HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ME!

Many people think Geekologie is written by a computer preprogrammed with bad jokes or a bunch of fairies strung out on magic dust. Well, that isn't entirely...
August 12, 2008

It's About Freaking Time: An Invisibility Cloak

Scientists at the University of California Berkeley have announced they're one step closer to the development of an invisibility cloak. The light-bending effect relies on reversing refraction,...
August 11, 2008

Sweet!: LEGO Donkey Kong Game

This is a video of a Donkey Kong game made with LEGO Mindstorms RCX. You push a button, the opening game audio plays, and then Kong starts...
August 11, 2008

Paint Drip Table Is Neat, Drippy, Trippy

This is a table from designer John Nouanesing. It's called Paint or die but Love Me. If you can't tell because pictures don't work on your fancy...
August 11, 2008

Montauk Monster Toast Surfaces On eBay

Some clown of asses sold a piece of Montauk Monster toast on eBay. The life-changing adventure that will culminate with your successful bidding and acquisition of this...
August 11, 2008

The Telemegaphone Is Now Accepting Calls

The telemegaphone is a combination telephone and megaphone, hence the clever name. Telemegaphone Dale stands seven meters tall on top of the Bergskletten mountain overlooking the idyllic...
August 11, 2008

Weapon Wielding Wobots Worry World

This is one of the most disturbing videos I've seen in a long time. It's two robots going at it with medieval weaponry. I have no idea...
August 11, 2008