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40 Gallons To Freedom: DIY Wine Machines

Let's face it: the French love their wine (Me? I love other peoples'). And can you blame them? It's like bitter grape juice for adults. Plus --...
September 16, 2010

Crazy Impressive Rube Goldberg Music Video

This is the music video for Chicago-based OK Go's 'This Too Shall Pass', which consists of an unbelievable 3:53 long Rube Goldberg machine. You have to watch...
March 2, 2010

Awesome: The Perpetual Domino Machine

The Ouroborus Domino Machine was created by Karl Lautman and knocks over and picks up dominoes all by itself -- with magic! It's really therapeutic to see....
February 25, 2010

What, No D20?: The Dice Rolling Machine

The Dice-O-Matic is used to roll dice for online games hosted by GamesByEmail so that there are actually physical dice being used instead of a program. The...
May 27, 2009

Wine: World's Most Complicated Corkscrew

This is the world's most complicated corkscrew. It not only opens a bottle, but pours it into your glass as well. The machine was allegedly made out...
March 12, 2009

Selling Candy In Human Vending Machines

Kit-Kat, tired of me reaching my hand up through the door at the bottom and stealing their candy, has decided to call in the big guns: namely,...
February 22, 2009

WTF?: Man 'Dances' With Heavy Machinery

This is some guy dancing with a 5-ton digger, and it's every bit as mecherotic as you'd expect. 'Transports Exceptionnels' is an experiment piece created by French...
October 23, 2008

World's Largest Digging Machine Is Huge

The world's largest digger is a giant trencher built a couple years ago by German manufacturer Krupp. It took more than 5 years and $100 million to...
August 19, 2008

2008 Rube Goldberg Machine Contest

The Rube Goldberg Machine Contest is held every year at Purdue and requires contestants to complete a simple task with a complex machine in 20 or more...
April 8, 2008

InstyMeds Machine Dispenses Your Drugs

The InstyMeds machine was created by Ken Rosenblum to address the U.S. pharmacist shortage (which I was unaware of). You still have to get a prescription from...
December 19, 2007