Edwin Huang

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Wooden marshmallow catapaults, arbalests, and trebuchets

I'm at Penguicon -- a science fiction and free software convention in Michigan -- this weekend, and my top dealer's room find were the wooden …

Invention Awards 2014: Control An Old, Unruly Radiator With A Smartphone

How to regulate old boiler systems with new technology<p>While studying for his Ph.D., electrical engineer Marshall Cox moved into a 90-year-old Manhattan apartment. He soon learned that winters indoors were more like sweltering summers; a boiler-fed radiator blasted out so much heat that, even during …

Radiators

The Volkswagen XL1 Is The Most Efficient Car Ever

Drive more than 500 miles on two gallons of fuel<p>For years, automakers have worked to push fuel economy beyond 100 miles per gallon. Reaching that mark typically meant three things: cutting weight, maximizing aerodynamics, and improving powertrain efficiency. In 1999, Volkswagen engineers got close …

Fuel Efficiency

An Eagle Steals a Camera, Flies Around 70 Miles of Australia with It

"Does this selfie make my talons look big?"<p><b>Perhaps taking a page from our own</b> human culture's desire -- and ability -- to document our every move, a photographically inclined sea eagle with kleptomaniacal tendencies helped itself to a ranger's video camera and documented a 70-mile journey, even …

Western Australia

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Latest<p>The LEGO Ultimate Millennium Falcon Set is Back For Star Wars Day With a Free BB-8<p>sales 05/04/2018 11:11 am<p>sales<p>Hot Topic’s Star Wars Day …

Lego

250 Hard Drives Used To Make One Awesome F1 Car

Advertisement<p>Though this car may look like an actual Formula1 racer at first glance, taking a closer look reveals that there is something unreal …

Western Digital

Dirds, Images of Birds With Dog Heads

“Dirds“, are amazing photoshopped images that combine dogs and birds, with surprisingly natural looking results.<p>images via Eat Liver

Nissan unveils finalized ZEOD RC Le Mans prototype

No more concept: This is the actual car that'll race at Le Mans<p>Nissan has officially unveiled its Garage 56 contender for the 2014 Le Mans 24 Hours, the ZEOD RC.<p>Designed by Ben Bowlby, the creator of the radical DeltaWing, the ZEOD RC will be the first car to race at La Sarthe that is capable of …

Traditional Pinup Photos with Splashes of Milk as Clothes Captured with High-Speed Photography

Inspired by the classic pin-ups of the 1940’s and 1950’s, photographer Jaroslav Wieczorkiewicz came up with a current version of those iconic …

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Stormtrooper helmets go over to the art side – in pictures

Artists from David Bailey to Yinka Shonibare have appropriated the iconic Star Wars headgear for a new exhibition coming soon to London's Saatchi Gallery as part of STRARTA art fair. Art Wars, featuring a tantalising array of variously soup-canned, crocheted and jewel-encrusted helmets, will run …

Two Ferrets Have a Blast Playing in a Box Full of Packing Peanuts

Kathryn Smith captured footage of her ferrets Simon and Garfunkel having a blast while playing in a box full of packing peanuts. Previously, we wrote …

Test Drive: Spyder Creations 550 Spyder

All the beauty without the million dollar price tag.<p>It was a legend in its own time, and is no less of one today.<p>The Porsche 550 was the German automaker's first true race car for the road, a lightweight slip of steel and aluminum powered by a tiny four-cylinderengine that won its very first event, …

Browse every vehicle in Grand Theft Auto V

The "Auto" portion of <i>Grand Theft Auto V</i> may represent the beating heart of the game that's currently storming the world, but don't be confused into thinking that this is a cars-only kind of affair. Veterans of the franchise will recognize that GTA has long offered vehicular experiences of all …

The Enterprise vs. Miley Cyrus

<i>(NSFW)</i> <i>“What is… that?”</i> The atrocity that is Miley Cyrus’ VMA performance didn’t just bum out the folks in New Mexico. It reached the final frontier …

Miley Cyrus

Giant 550-Ton Russian Hovercraft Surprises Beachgoers

<i>I see butts!</i><p>As even more proof that most Russians don't give a f***, this is a video of a giant Russian military Zubr class hovercraft coming ashore …

Aha, So THIS Is How You Get Toddlers To Stop Crying

It's genius, what arfmoochikncheez has discovered. All he does to get his kid to stop throwing a tantrum is ask her to do something completely …

Right Brain, Left Brain? Scientists Debunk Popular Theory

Maybe you're "right-brained": creative, artistic, an open-minded thinker who perceives things in subjective terms. Or perhaps you're more of a "left-brained" person, where you're analytical, good at tasks that require attention to detail, and more logically minded.<p>It turns out, though, that this …

Jeep Mighty Fc

The Jeep Might FC is an impressive beast of a vehicle, the retro rock crawler defies any preconceived notions you may have regarding scale and …