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  • May 19, 2015
    This is a video from Zheijiang University of a new hydrographic printing process (previously) that allows the subject to be printed accurately, regardless of the distortion dunking a 3D object in the water would create. Smart words because I am dumb: The group calls this "com... / Continue →
  • March 19, 2015
    This is a video of a Dragon Ball Z Goku figurine posed in a holographic display, which makes him appear like he's on fire and about to launch a ki blast. So the figure is real, the special effects are holograms. Life? Life is an illusion. When I snap my fingers you will wak... / Continue →
  • March 18, 2015
    Seen here looking like the exact sort of team you'd hope was responsible for stitching your new pecker back on (guy in front right excluded), the doctors who performed the first successful penis transplant pose for a pic. Thankfully, not a dick pic. The nine-hour operation,... / Continue →
  • February 26, 2015
    Because paisley rims. This isn't a new video, so you may have already seen it. But if you haven't, you're in for a treat. And not some shitty Rice Krispie Treat either, a REAL treat. Like a banana split made with all your favorite ice creams and toppings and bananas with NO... / Continue →
  • February 20, 2015
    Photobomber, dead ahead. This is a heartwarming video of 68-year old Allen Zderad seeing his wife for the first time in almost ten years. Allen lost his eyesight a decade ago due to retinitis pigmentosa, a degenerative disease that reduces the number of photoreceptor cells in... / Continue →
  • February 2, 2015
    This is a glimpse of the future of humanity as documented by Redditor ryanmerket. I'm not sure how I feel about. That's not true, I am sure how I feel about it, and it isn't good. We're one step closer to that slovenly dystopian future in WALL-E. And I, for one, want no par... / Continue →
  • January 29, 2015
    This is a tour of a Parisian apartment rendered with the Unreal Engine 4. It looks like reality. It's not though, it's just a rendering of an apartment that doesn't even exist in real life. Pretty impressive. Even more impressive? Trying to render my apartment to look real... / Continue →
  • January 23, 2015
    This is a piece of metal that's been laser-etched with "micro- and nanoscale structures" by scientists at the University of Rochester to increase its hydrophobic (water-repellant) properties. The scientists believe it's a significantly better solution than chemical coatings, n... / Continue →
  • January 9, 2015
    This is a video of two Japanese artists who have had their faces projection mapped and tracked so they can have different animal and robot faces projected on them while they move around (previously seen before with a lady HERE). Pretty neat. I especially like the speakers-for... / Continue →
  • January 9, 2015
    According to a recent statement made by Nike innovation chief (yes, that's a real position) Tinker Hatfield (yes, that's the most appropriate name ever for an innovation chief), Nike will release Back To The Future II self-lacing Air MAGS later this year. No word how much they... / Continue →