building things

Man Builds 13-Foot Tunable, Playable Ukulele

This is the Guinness World Record holder for the largest tunable, playable ukulele, built by Lawrence Stump of Lansing, Michigan. The instrument measures 13-feet 1.08 inches long,...
February 20, 2017

Joerg Sprave Builds Fully Automatic Crossbow

This is a video of backyard survivalist Joerg Sprave demonstrating the fully automatic crossbow he built using wood, giant rubber bands, and a cordless drill. It works...
January 17, 2017

A Greenhouse Made Out Of Uranium Glass

This is a greenhouse in Amsterdam built by artist Victor Engbers using uranium glass. Uranium glass (aka Vaseline glass) is glass made with a small amount of...
January 5, 2017

Crashed USS Enterprise Gingerbread Spaceship

This is the crashed USS Enterprise gingerbread spaceship crafted by Redditor ejustice to resemble the scene in Star Trek Generations. Then, because the internet is the internet,...
December 13, 2016