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  • December 10, 2014
    These are the beautifully crafted soaps made by Etsy seller RockHoundSoap. Each $5.25 - $7 soap is designed to look like a specific type of geode or crystal. You know, my sophomore year in college I thought about switching my major from BIT (business information technology) t... / Continue →
  • November 12, 2014
    This is the Tetris Stackable LED Desk Lamp available from ThinkGeek ($40). You can stack the pieces however you want, and they light up when they make contact with the pieces below. And in case you were worried, yes, it is an OFFICIALLY LICENSED Tetris product. Personally, I... / Continue →
  • November 12, 2014
    Note: Larger version HERE because the world is beautiful if you don't count most humans. This is a shot from Iceland taken by photographer Maciej Winiarczyk that captures the Milky Way (top left), Aurora Borealis and the Bardarbunga volcano erupting all in a single photo. Bea... / Continue →
  • November 5, 2014
    This is First Class Camouflage, a new flavor available from Baskin-Robbins featuring patches of chocolate, salted caramel and cake-flavored ice creams. Plus they're selling camo waffle cones too. It's the perfect dessert for hiding out in the woods. "Why would I be hiding in... / Continue →
  • November 4, 2014
    This is the custom Pokemon keyboard designed by Ingrid Pierre. The letter keys have been replaced with pictures of Pokemon whose names begin with the same letter, and color coded according to their type. My little sister is big into Pokemon so I just made her a similar keyboa... / Continue →
  • October 27, 2014
    This is the latest Mayan style painting created by Etsy seller RetroNerdStudios. I also included shots of her Zelda and Metroid style Mayan paintings after the jump, all of which are available as prints HERE. The prints have gotten a lot of attention recently after the artist... / Continue →
  • September 25, 2014
    This is a short video of a cat and dog transformed into a dragon-cat and bee-dog by the groomers at a pet salon in Yekaterinburg, Russia. Great, now I want a dragon-cat. Just kidding, I just want a cat that DOESN'T SHIT NEXT TO ITS LITTERBOX. You know who I'm talking about, ... / Continue →
  • September 22, 2014
    As proof that you can never get a burger that looks even remotely like the one in the ads, these are several pictures of Burger King Japan's all-black burgers spotted in the wild. As you can see, they look like shit. Which is a shame too, because of all the countries I'd beli... / Continue →
  • September 11, 2014
    Not to be outdone by European fast food chain Quick's Darth Vader themed black-bun burger, Burger King Japan has just announced a burger with black buns, black sauce and black CHEESE. Apparently the patty contains black pepper, the buns and cheese are blackened with bamboo cha... / Continue →
  • July 31, 2014
    Spanish physicist and chef Manuel Linares has developed Xamaleón (a take on 'camaleón' -- Spanish for chameleon), an ice cream that changes color as you lick it. The ice cream begins a sort of periwinkle blue, then fades to purple and eventually pink as you eat it. What cause... / Continue →
  • July 18, 2014
    Note: Larger version HERE in case you ever wondered if a hummingbird's stare can steal your soul (it can). This is the macro shot of a Green-Crowned Brilliant Hummingbird's face taken by photographer Chris Morgan while on vacation at the Bosque De Paz biological reserve in Cos... / Continue →
  • July 11, 2014
    This is a video of a bunch of old historical photos that have been carefully colored to add new life to the shots. I'm pretty sure I'd already seen a bunch of them before, but it was nice to have them all in video form so you can just sit back and enjoy. Plus there's a little... / Continue →
  • July 8, 2014
    Note: Larger version HERE if you are into details. Me? I like everything as small and blurry as possible. This is a Sig Sauer P220 customized with a House Targaryen motif. It's the perfect gun for...Game of Thones fans? I dunno, I feel like they would be more into swords a... / Continue →
  • July 8, 2014
    This is a video of a guy trolling a lil spider (not actually a spider -- possibly a red velvet mite?) by blocking its path with imaginary walls. This isn't the first video I've posted like this. Here's an arguably better one from a few years ago. Some people claim it's the c... / Continue →
  • June 30, 2014
    This is a video showing the making of and display of 'Yonshakudama' fireworks. Each 4-foot shell weighs 420kg (~930-pounds) and costs $1,500. I am going to buy one, and I have every intention of riding it into the night sky. "You will die." I WILL TRAVEL TO NEVER NEVERLAND.... / Continue →
  • June 26, 2014
    These are several shots of Migaloo (one of only two known albino humpback whales), during his migration up Australia's eastern coast. Scientists are concerned that a red rash near his dorsal fin (closeup after the jump, apparently all the yellow are natural algae blooms) may b... / Continue →
  • June 17, 2014
    This is OK Go's music video for their latest single, 'Writing's on the Wall'. It's constant optical illusions. Unfortunately, I have a splitting headache so it was kind of painful for me to watch, but I could still APPRECIATE it. Like a statue of a naked man at a museum, but... / Continue →
  • March 27, 2014
    According to astronomers, there's a previously undiscovered pink dwarf planet orbiting our sun at 7-billion miles (about 75x the distance from the sun to earth). Hopefully there's a rest stop between here and there, because I will definitely need to potty on the trip. *brap* ... / Continue →
  • March 17, 2014
    Note: Larger version right HERE. This is the Batman comic book sleeve tattooed by Ian Hopkins of Ian Ink Tattoo in Southampton, England. It took forty hours to complete. My tattoo? My tattoo took five minutes. "It says penis in cursive." That's not cursive, it's calligrap... / Continue →
  • February 5, 2014
    These are the composite emotional body maps created by researchers at Aalto University in Finland using data gathered from participants who were presented with a series of emotional words and asked to color a human shaped silhouette where they felt increased bodily activity. N... / Continue →