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Chewbacca Inspired Sofa Just Needs Bandolier Pillows

I don’t know about you but whenever I watch Star Wars I think to myself “wow, I wish I was sitting on Chewbacca”. Well now I can (and maybe I …

Programming Code Deck of Cards

It’s the ultimate set of playing cards for geeks. The code:deck is a set of cards where each card has programming code related to the card on it. …

LED Light Up Newton's Cradle

The classic executive desktop diversion has been upgraded for the 21st century. The Kinetic Light Newton’s Cradle adds light up balls to that classic …

Giant Stuffed Cat Couch

It might be pretty creepy to rest your weary bones upon this gigantic stuffed cat couch but it sure looks mighty comfy. Instead of your cat being on …

Stop Door Stop

When people yell “stop”, I never know if it’s in the name of love, Hammertime, or if I should collaborate and listen. This Stop Door Stop doesn’t …

Back Seat Organizer with Tray

If there’s one thing that’s guaranteed to shut up those back seat drivers, it’s by getting them to stuff their face with food. Neatly. The Style Auto …

Floating Hot Wheels Bath Playsets

When I was a kid my mother would tell me over and over, “no Hot Wheels cars in the bathtub”. Nowadays it’s actually encouraged with sets like the Hot …

Doctor Who TARDIS Shower Rack

Take your Doctor Who fandom (obsession?!) to the one room in your home that’s still Doctor-free with the Doctor Who TARDIS Shower Rack. Infinitely …

Build Your Own Working Mario Kart Track with K'Nex

It’s Mario Kart in real life! Get busy, really busy, building your own working track with Nintendo Mario Circuit Ultimate Building Set. This set uses …

Tree Shaped Humidifier

This humidifier is just like having a little helping plant in your home. The Misty Tree Humidifier is an evaporating humidifier that looks like a …

Caffeinate: Doctor Who Dalek Mug

Exterminate….those morning blahs with some coffee from a Doctor Who Dalek 3D Mug. This officially licensed ceramic mug features the Doctor’s …

Breast Gymnastics Hand Massager

Need a hand with that? This very odd and very Japanese health product purports to shape and tone your bust into a better form via a hand-like …

Watch it Grow: Root Vue Farm

See what’s happening below the surface as you grow your own root vegetables with the Root Vue Farm. This self-watering planter comes with seed …

One-Legged Pirate Corkscrew

Avast ye mateys, there’s booty up yonder. Well shiver me timbers and knock me down, this old salty dog is not only a pirate, he’s a Pirate Corkscrew. …

AT-AT Rocking Horse

From the “these kids are cooler than your kids” department comes this homemade AT-AT Walker rocking horse. Jen from Epbot created this awesome Star …

The Creepy Visual Art of Eric Lacombe

Creepy Acrylic Portraits.<p>A selection of acrylic paintings by French artist Eric Lacombe. His paintings often show distorted ghastly faces, which …

Monsanto’s scary new scheme: Why does it really want all this data?

As biotech giant pays huge sums for data analysis about farms, many are terrified about how it might be harnessed<p>Imagine cows fed and milked entirely by robots. Or tomatoes that send an e-mail when they need more water. Or a farm where all the decisions about where to plant seeds, spray fertilizer …

One-Way, Manned Mission To Mars Just Got Closer To Reality

Mars One announces deals with Lockheed Martin and SSTL to develop technology to colonize the Red Planet by 2025.<p>Yesterday, Netherlands-based private spaceflight project Mars One announced the companies it hopes will build the technology necessary for the first private mission to Mars. Lockheed …

5 Inspiring Websites That Will Make You Smarter

If you're one of those people who's on an endless quest for knowledge, you look for reliable sources where you can learn something new every day. Today, we bring you five websites about learning and curiosity. These websites aren't known for their beautiful photography or their amazing art. Rather, …

Amazing

Why Do Pipes Burst?

And why do they always do it so uniformly?<p>When the weather gets cold, local news outlets start warning listeners about pipes bursting. But what exactly happens when water splits metal? Seattle engineer Nick Berry (who recently tested the limits of QR codes) wrote up a handy blog post to explain.<p>The …

Atoms

NASA's Valkyrie robot is a 6-foot 'superhero' designed to save you from disasters

NASA has created a robot for DARPA's upcoming Robotics Challenge Trials. The Valkyrie is a 6-foot-2-inch humanoid machine with detachable arms, sonar sensors, mounted cameras, and a glowing Tony Stark-esque circle in the middle of its chest. The space agency says it's mobile and dexterous enough to …

The Case For Building Cities Underground

Forget supertall skyscrapers–a new wave of architects wants to build cities underground.<p>Deep beneath the streets of New York City’s Lower East Side, a new type of green space is coaxed out of the darkness. Delancey Underground, a 1.5-acre space that formerly served as a trolley terminal, has gone …

Mexico City

A Line Of Jewelry Inspired By Illicit Drugs

We are craving Designer Drugs: a new line of jewelry from Aroha Silhouettes, designed after the hybrid molecular structures of illicit substances.<p>These wearable vices were inspired by a “fantasy laboratory” where dangerous drugs are turned into glitzy bling. Hailing from New Zealand, designer Tania …

Jewelry

The 10 Most Innovative Games of 2013

Our year-end collection of inventive games includes an invisible boy, a swarm of heroes, a paper universe, and much more.<p>Our year-end collection of inventive games includes an invisible boy, a swarm of heroes, a paper universe, and much more.

6 conspiracy theories about the imaginary war on Christmas

Every year, the right-wing freaks out about a phenomenon that’s about as real as Santa Claus<p>It’s an article of faith among the Religious Right that there’s a war on Christmas underway in the United States. Shoppers would be hard-pressed to see evidence of this seasonal conflict, as anyone who …

Vast Number of Silent Films Lost to History

Silent movies are still the earliest cinematic record of our time—even if they have long been surpassed by more exciting forms of theater. …

Brazilian Leader's 1976 Death Found To Be A Military Murder

For years, a car accident has been blamed in the 1976 death of former Brazilian President Juscelino Kubitschek. But a new inquiry has found the politician was murdered by the military dictatorship that ruled Brazil for 21 years.<p>"We have no doubt that Juscelino Kubitschek was the victim of a …

6 Sculptures That Won’t Restore Your Faith In Humanity

These sculptures by Francesco Albano may look like you feel.<p>It would be easy to dismiss the sculptures of Francesco Albano as mere grotesques–as monsters dreamed up by a B-movie producer looking to induce stomach-churning shock value. It would be easy, if their wax skins didn’t look so human, so …

Sculpture

Incredibly Elaborate Illustrations by Victo Ngai

New York-based illustrator Victo Ngai creates captivating illustrations with elaborate narratives. Her unique style features swirls of lines and colors that are alive with energy and movement. In much of her work, Ngai uses a signature palette of oranges, reds, greens, and browns to create the …

Graphic Design

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