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  • September 30, 2015
    Nameless Paints are the brainchild of Japanese designers Yusuke Imai and Ayami Moteki. Instead of showing the color and the name of the paint inside, they show what primary colors in what proportions make the color inside. "By not assigning names to the colors we want to expa... / Continue →
  • August 18, 2015
    Note: Larger version HERE for your viewing pleasure. Storm-chaser and real estate agent (you've got to fund your hobbies somehow) Greg McCown captured this beautiful shot of an incredibly rare rainbow and lightning strike in the desert of Tucson, Arizona. It looks like Mother... / Continue →
  • August 13, 2015
    This is the 'Virgin Rainbow', the world's finest opal ever discovered. It's being called the Virgin Rainbow despite the fact I heard from a reliable source that it has, in fact, stuck one of its ends in a pot of gold before. Also, my source was a leprechaun, just so we're cle... / Continue →
  • August 7, 2015
    This is the Rainbow Roller, a paint roller that paints in rainbows, provided you fill it up properly. There is an Instructable of how to build your own right HERE. Alternatively, feed a unicorn a bunch of beans and laxatives and let it paint rainbows for you. Just make sure ... / Continue →
  • July 21, 2015
    This is the Magical Unicorn Umbrella available from ThinkGeek ($15). It has a unicorn head handle and a rainbow canopy. It provides +5 whimsy on rainy days, and the standard -10 luck if ever opened indoors. You know, I opened an umbrella indoors once. Life has been miserabl... / Continue →
  • May 20, 2015
    This is the $19 I'm So Hungry I Could Eat A T-Rex pasta noodle measuring tool (rainbow unicorn version after the jump). The tool measures spaghetti noodles in children's, small adult, large adult, and four-person portions. I don't know about you, but whenever I cook pasta I a... / Continue →
  • May 12, 2015
    Note: Video after the jump in case you wanted to call fake. Full-res version HERE. Because Mother Nature never ceases to find new ways to impress/terrify, this is a shot of a rainbow and a tornado captured by the storm chasing group Basehunters. As tempting as the pot of gol... / Continue →
  • March 26, 2015
    This is a heartwarming video of several colorblind people experiencing the full spectrum for the first time thanks to a pair of corrective glasses developed by EnChroma. You know, I had a colorblind roommate in college. You could never send him to go get condiments in the caf... / Continue →
  • December 12, 2014
    So have you guys been checking out all the videos on our sister site Hedonistica everyday? Because you should really make a habit of that. Like brushing your teeth, or putting pants on before work (casual Fridays excluded). Seen here practicing for the high school talent sho... / 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 →
  • 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 →
  • March 17, 2014
    This is a naked lady bodypainted and posed to look like a rainbow macaw by artist Johannes Stoetter. Can you see her? I have never been so attracted to a bird before. That's not true. You know those dinosaur shaped chicken nuggets? Those things are amazing. I have a separa... / 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 →
  • December 23, 2013
    In news that shouldn't surprise anyone who likes to punish themselves by staring at the sun, our star is beautiful. And I'm not just saying that because without it we wouldn't be here, because I would actually prefer that. This is 'Jewel Box Sun', a video from NASA showing th... / Continue →
  • October 30, 2013
    This is the life-size unicorn cake lovingly crafted by Miss Cakehead for National Baking Week. I'm using life-size generously though because in my mind unicorns are actually much larger. This is like, a donkey or pony sized unicorn cake with a narwhal sized corn on its head. ... / Continue →
  • October 21, 2013
    Did you read the title? Cool, that's what this is. I don't really know what else to say except *slaps* TAG -- YOU'RE IT. "Wow, real mature, GW." Haha! There was a boogie on my finger too. Keep going for the video, but skip to around 2:30 unless you're more into talking t... / Continue →
  • September 20, 2013
    To celebrate the release of Wind Waker HD today, here's a 7-piece set of Wind Waker inspired 'stained glass window' wall decals. They're officially licensed from Nintendo too, so you can rest easy knowing part of your $37 (apiece) is going towards the struggling game giant. I... / Continue →
  • September 20, 2013
    This is a series of shots from underwater photographer Todd Bretl of glowing Bobtail Squids (Sepiola atlantica) captured in their natural habitat. What is their natural habitat? Apparently pure blackness. Per Wikipedia: Bobtail squid have a symbiotic relationship with biolu... / Continue →
  • August 30, 2013
    If the internet were that lake, it would be empty except for a handful of rotting fish carcasses. This is a shot of a rainbow reflected in a lake taken by Jennifer Hannux of Northeast Kingdom Photography that makes it appear to be a full circle. When reached for comment, Doub... / Continue →