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3-D Objects Colored To Look Like Sketches

This is 'Representations', a photographic series by Cynthia Greig in which she's colored and outlined 3-D objects to appear as 3-D sketches. Me? I chalk outlined myself...
January 31, 2014

Super Mario World/Earth Mashup Shirt

Wanna look as snazzy as Joe Cool here? Then you're gonna need to grab yourself a $20 'The Plumber's Empire' shirt from Go Ape. Ooooooooor throw on...
July 7, 2011

Darth Vader Ad For The WWF's 'Earth Hour'

For those of you not familiar with the WWF, it's all fake. It's basically two musclebound douchebags dancing around in choreographed homoeroticdom. Don't get me wrong, I...
March 19, 2010

Robotic Workers Being Laid Off In Japan

Finally, some good news. Thanks to the current global economic crisis, many robots in Japan are finding themselves out of work. And, hopefully, oil. Rust and die...
July 13, 2009

NYC Billboard Tracks Greenhouse Gases

Deutsche Bank put up a billboard in Madison Square Garden that allegedly displays almost real-time data on the amount of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere. And I,...
June 21, 2009

Rubber Duckies To Solve Global Warming

No, not really. But the yellow buggers are helping scientists track the speed of melting glaciers. Whee? Should Greenland's 2.17 million square miles of ice ever melt...
November 26, 2008

More Dubai Photos: Now With More Island!

Back by popular demand, more stunning Dubai photography from David Hobcote. This batch includes several photos of the main city, along with some of the progress on...
August 20, 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

Eco-Boat Powered By Human Fat: Grody

The world's fastest eco-boat is going to make an attempt at breaking the round the world speed record using human fat based fuel with a zero carbon...
December 20, 2007

Make The World The Way You Want It

The Blackboard Globe from MUJI is exactly what it sounds like, sort of. It's actually just a spherical blackboard (blackball?) with a wooden stand. You're supposed to...
October 26, 2007

Levitating Desktop Globes

Who knew there was such a big market for levitating globes? This one isn't nearly as cool though since it needs a top and bottom magnet. A...
July 27, 2007