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  • October 30, 2012
    This is the $24 Grenade Decanter available from Urban Outfitters. It holds 16-ounces of booze and looks like a grenade. Why you'd need to transfer your booze from the bottle it came in to another bottle is beyond me, but I suspect it has something to do with the original bott... / Continue →
  • July 21, 2011
    This is the remote-controlled Digger D-3 "flail tank". It's the latest and greatest (read: explosive-proof) of Digger mine-detonators, which have been around since WWII. Basically, it's steered around on the battlefield like a giant R/C car tank while it wails on the ground ... / Continue →
  • March 31, 2011
    J&D's, the same company that brought us bacon mayonnaise, bacon lip balm, bacon envelopes and bacon popcorn, is back at it, this time with huffable bacon-flavored oxygen. But, before I go any further, TOMORROW IS APRIL FOOLS' DAY -- don't let anybody fool you. So on that note... / Continue →
  • March 1, 2011
    Aleandre Farto (whose name is even a little explosive!) creates murals through the "precision detonation of plaster and brick". This is a music video featuring some of his work in progress. If you're a fan of watching explosions in slow motion, this is for you. If you're not... / Continue →
  • January 27, 2011
    "Yep, definitely a bomb." Scientists at the University of Colorado have developed the early predecessors of future "bomb-sniffing" plants (move buzz over, bees!) that can change colors to indicate the presence of specific chemical compounds. No word on how long it takes for t... / Continue →
  • April 27, 2010
    NOTE: Click HERE to check out the interactive video. This is a screencap from a clickable and draggable 360º panorama of the old Cowboy's stadium demolition. From inside. THE CALL'S COMING FROM INSIDE THE HOUSE! I thought it was pretty neat, but it would have been even nea... / Continue →
  • April 12, 2010
    Finally, hand grenade oil lamps. Available with gold, silver and natural finishes, each grenade will set you back $65 ($55 for natural), and possibly on fire. Alternatively, go to an army surplus store and buy a decommissioned grenade for $5-$10 and make your own. But do not... / Continue →
  • November 25, 2009
    The $16 Taste Explosion Salt & Pepper Shakers look like grenades. And speaking of salt and pepper: Uuuuuuh! Push it -- push it real good. Awh yeah, that's what I'm talking about! Now when somebody asks you to pass the salt and pepper you can chuck these and then dive under ... / Continue →
  • June 26, 2009
    India's Defense Research and Development Organization has plans to start manufacturing hot chili grenades. Hot chili grenades are exactly what they sound like: hot. chili. grenades. Indian defence scientists are planning to put one of the world's hottest chilli powders into ... / Continue →
  • June 18, 2009
    These candles were designed by Mystake to look dynamite and bombs. They're called notmy candles, as in "those are notmy penis tracks in the peanut butter". The bomb costs $5 and the dynamite $7, but you can get them both for $11 and save a Lincoln. I mean Washington. Or do ... / Continue →
  • June 4, 2009
    You just freeze a mint flavored Mento in an ice cube and then make a drink for a friend (read: enemy). Any artificially sweetened soda should work, but preferably something darker so the frozen Mento isn't so obvious. Then, a few minutes later when the Mento is exposed to the... / Continue →
  • April 27, 2009
    Can you believe that's actually the title I used? Me neither. Maybe I'll come back and change it later (read: I won't). So, A Peaceful Bomb Vase is a flower depository designed by Owen & Cloud to look like a bomb. It's supposed to serve as a statement about how not cool war... / Continue →
  • March 12, 2009
    Loyal Geekologie Reader Ross made himself a Left 4 Dead pipe bomb cake. He had this to say about his incendiary delectable: I made a Left 4 Dead pipe bomb cake and it sort of looks awful and awesome both at the same time. Truer words have never been written, Ross. Am I right... / Continue →
  • February 3, 2009
    We reported on a 'death by cell phone explosion' last year, but that one turned out to be some guy trying to cover up accidentally killing a coworker. Maybe this one's real. Or maybe somebody else pushed the wrong lever. A man has died after his mobile phone exploded, severi... / Continue →
  • January 30, 2009
    Folks, I've had a lot of really bad ideas in my life. And followed through with most of them. But that's neither here nor there, because one thing I never did was mod an inactive grenade into an MP3 player. Inside, modder Matt stuffed a 2GB Sansa Clip MP3 player. Hey Matt, ... / Continue →
  • January 6, 2009
    That ain't right. You can't just go around setting a man's penis on fire while he's sleeping. I mean, what if he bee-lines it for the curtains? Rajini Narayan, 44, is alleged to have doused her husband, Satish, with a flammable liquid while he was sleeping. When she set him... / Continue →
  • December 24, 2008
    The F-Bomb is a little $10 plushie with a sensor inside that, when thrown to the ground, says everyone's favorite f word. Which, I can only assume, is fingerbangarang. drop as many f-bombs as you want [technabob]... / Continue →
  • December 23, 2008
    Definitely watch this to the very end. It's a bunch of kids running around with real-life Thor hammers. I have no idea if this is some kind of religious celebration or what, but if it is, I'm converting. My sex -- I want a vagina. Youtube Thanks to Yo poleo, who once made ... / Continue →
  • September 13, 2007
    America's Army, a game initially released on PCs as a U.S. Army recruiting tool, is making its way to your local arcade/bar. The game is going to feature eight training mini-games that intend to bring highly authentic Army training exercises to players, along with a drill serg... / Continue →
  • September 13, 2007
    A company called Inscentinel Ltd. has developed Vapor Detection Instrumentation, which is scientific speak for a couple bees taped to a piece of foam. The bees stick out their tongues when they smell an odor they have been trained to detect. They have been tested on explosive... / Continue →