Crocodile On A Plane Causes Crash, Kills 20

In other sad transportation-related news (I swear this is the last one), an escaped crocodile on a plane caused a panic, ultimately resulting in the plane crashing...
October 22, 2010

Female College Student Builds TMNT Van

23-year old Brittney Schneck went and built herself a Ninja Turtle Party Van out of an old POS '94 Dodge Caravan. Michelangelo is impressed. Also, sucking straight...
October 22, 2010

Japan's Superior Beer Can Technology

See the little dent in the can? Yes, the one the red arrow's pointing to. It helps you open the beer without hurting your finger or chipping...
October 22, 2010

Scientists: "Butt-Ton Of Water On The Moon"

Some would argue scientists wouldn't use terminology like butt-ton, but those people are wrong and obviously don't know any scientists personally. They're regular people just like you...
October 22, 2010

NBA Bans Spring-Loaded Basketball Shoes

Shocking news, I know. No word if rocket-powered sneakers are still allowed, but I say go for it. Just don't blow your cover by dunking from half-court...
October 21, 2010

Ya Best Protect Ya Neck: Airbag Helmets

There's nothing worse than getting hit by a car riding a bike (but cars can't ride bikes!). Kidding, there are much worse things, like getting hit by...
October 20, 2010

Of Course: Tron/Marvel Comic Book Mashups

Because there's nothing sacred in marketing but the bottom line, Marvel will be releasing variant mash-up covers on a number of upcoming comics to really force-feed 'Tron:...
October 19, 2010

Panda Lips: For The Real Animal Lover

Ever wanted to make out with a miniature panda painted on some chick's lips? If you answered "yes", congratulations, you're a sexual deviant. I want you to...
October 19, 2010

Sure, Why Not?: Implantable LED Tattoos

Tattoos: they're cool and all, but they aren't light-up enough. Enter the implantable LED array. Now that skull & crossbones you've been considering can have blinking red...
October 19, 2010

Neato: Your Musical Preference As A Graph

Ever wonder what your musical preference would look like plotted against time? Me neither, but only because I spend my time wondering about more important stuff. Stuff...
October 19, 2010

Mixed Feelings: Pleo The Pet Dino Is Back

For those of you not familiar with the original, Pleo is a robotic pet dinosaur that starts off as a newly-hatched Camarasaurus, and then develops a unique...
October 19, 2010

Study: Babies Mistake Robot For A Human

Wow, what a picture. Somebody must've opted for the deluxe package at Sears Portrait Studio! A study at the University of Washington's Institute for Learning and Brain...
October 18, 2010

Back Patting: My 7,000th Geekologie Article

BOOMSHACKALACKA -- this is my seven-thousandth article here on Geekologie. For those of you that aren't good at the maths, that's like a seven with forty 0's...
October 18, 2010

Magic Pool Creates Shapes Out Of Waves

This isn't particularly NEW news because we mentioned it back in 2006 when you weren't even kneehigh to a tadpole yet, but we've got video this time....
October 18, 2010