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Making It Harder: A Spherical Globe Chess Game

This is the wooden globe chessboard (technically a chessphere) built by product design student Ben Meyers. It uses magnets underneath each square to keep the pieces attached....
May 8, 2017

Count Me In: Cowboy Boot Roller Skates

These are a pair of vintage cowboy boot roller skates available for sale. I'm not sure if they were custom made or somebody actually manufactured these in...
May 5, 2017

Real Things That Exist: Tag Championships

This is a video of some evasion highlights from the World Tag Championship, the extreme sport of adults playing tag. Basically, competitors take turns chasing each other...
May 4, 2017

Reebok's Two New Alien Themed Sneakers

These are a bunch of shots and a video introducing Reebok's $325 'Final Battle' hightop sneaker pack (you get both pairs for $325). They were inspired by...
April 27, 2017