Kevin Leggett

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Watch this guy solve a 17x17x17 Rubik's Cube in under 5 hours

Russian speed-cuber Evgeny Bondarenko decided to tackle the biggest challenge on the market today: solving the 17x17x17 Rubik's Cube. Talk about …

Mathematics

Blloc is the most minimalist full-feature smartphone ever made

With a stunning slick body, a great 5.5 inch LCD display, a fingerprint sensor, dual cameras on the back, a headphone jack, and all the makings of a …

Minimalism

Animated Dungeons & Dragons Boards Look Like The Future

Paper? Cardboard? Plastic models? That’s some 20th century <i>D&D</i> shit. The adventures of the <i>future</i> look like this.<p>Dynamic Dungeons is a one-man effort …

Dungeons and Dragons

Ford showcases smart window that allows blind to 'feel' the view

Ford thinks it has its hands on an idea to help the visually impaired see the view outside.<p>Ford revealed a prototype technology, called Feel the View, that allows the blind passengers to "feel" what they can't see outside a car's window.The automaker released a video this week touting the …

Time Warner

A Pair of Aspiring Tony Starks Built an Enormous Hulkbuster Using Parts Bought on eBay

Mad British inventors Colin Furze and James Bruton have finally revealed the finished version of their DIY Hulkbuster armor. Standing almost 11 feet …

Hydraulic

The most (and least) clever Ready Player One Easter eggs and nostalgic references

Pac-Man (Missed Opportunity)<p>Other than some flashes in the background, <i>Ready Player One</i> is devoid of Pac-Man Fever. In the novel, Parzival achieves a …

Norway Lifts the Lid on the World’s Most Beautiful Public Toilet

Scandinavians seem to have cornered the market on beautiful, minimalist design. In the last year alone, Iceland debuted the “5-million-star” Aurora …

Blade Runner

Meet The World's Fastest Backwards Runner

His backwards mile is way faster than your forward-facing one.<p>Aaron Yoder is one fast dude. Or maybe that’s <i>edud tsaf eno</i> to him.<p>You see, Yoder is the world’s fastest backwards runner, holding the record for the fastest backward mile, which he ran in an absolutely insane time of 5 minutes and 54 …

Super Heroes in Legos: Pictures

A Dutch 'boy genius' said he could get the ocean to clean itself. Turns out, he's right.

<b>In 2012 — when he was just 18 — Dutch inventor and entrepreneur Boyan Slat gave his first TEDx Talk about cleaning up the ocean .</b><p>In his talk, he laid …

Pollution

Apple’s Terms & Conditions Get Turned Into a Graphic Novel

To most, 20,000 words on terms and conditions would be the ultimate bore. Comic artist Robert Sikoryak saw it as an opportunity.<p>Sikoryak has in turn …

This roomba-sized robot can paint on walls!

Carlo Ratti’s Scribit is a small printer with big ambitions and the ability to take on the biggest canvases possible. Scribit is a robot that allows …

Artworks

The 15 Most Powerful Dungeons & Dragons Artifacts, Ranked

The magical items that can be found or forged in <i>Dungeons & Dragons</i> are usually broken down into categories of strength, such as major and minor.<p>These …

Japanese Company Makes the Coolest Tweezers Ever

Tweezers have been around for thousands of years, but they’ve never really been regarded as one of the coolest tools man ever invented. Well, a …

Ditch Distractions and Get Productive With a Method Called "Deep Work"

I first heard about the idea of "deep work" while listening to a podcast on my way to work. NPR's Shankar Vedantam interviewed Cal Newport, a computer scientist and Georgetown professor, about his research and insights on the subject.<p>Newport shared how he manages to get a seemingly impossible …

The Best Video Game The Year You Were Born

From 1971 to present, these are the games that moved an entire industry forward<p>From pixels to polygons, here's what was destroying gamers' thumbs the year you were born.

Retrogaming

This Company Will 3D Print You in Action Figure Form

With the help of Artec 3D, a 3D scanning hardware and software company, we created a 3D model of our Inc. Tested host.

Can You Name Every Alien in This All-Encompassing Scifi Cantina?

If you like Easter eggs, posters, and genre movies, today is your lucky day.<p>Artists Vance Kelly and Kevin M. Wilson (also known as Ape Meets Girl) …

The First Footage From Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Has a Ton of Style

When Nick revealed the new designs for its upcoming <i>Ninja Turtles</i> cartoon reboot, there was a bit of a shock at just how stylized this latest take on …

This Augmented Reality 'Street Fighter II' Will Have You Brawling on an Actual Street

Developers have been in overdrive developing augmented reality games for smart phones. 2,000 apps already use Apple's ARKit, but none have met the …

Augmented Reality

This Video is the Perfect Introduction to the Most Important Actor Whose Face You've Never Seen

Most moviegoers may not know Doug Jones, but they’ve almost inevitably seen one of his roles.<p>The beloved monster in <i>The Shape of Water</i>? Doug Jones. …

Amazing 3D Drawings that Seem to Leap Off the Page

Nikola Čuljić is a self-taught artist from Trstenik, Serbia who has been creating amazing 3D drawings using colored pencils, markers and pastels …

Drawing

The Perfect Shower, Every Single Time!

Arthur C. Clarke said, “Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic” and truth be told, that’s what the Livin Shower valve …

You Can Now Buy an Exact Lego Replica of Your Home

Home sweet (Lego) home. With prices from $1,500, these custom Lego model homes are certainly a splurge, but the kids— and design-lovers—inside of us …

Ditch the dice bag and invest in Wyrmwood’s immaculate wooden vault

The hand-turned pencil alone is every role-player’s dream<p>The market for tabletop gaming gear has heated up over the last few years, and one of the standout manufacturer’s is New England-based Wyrmwood. If that name rings a bell, it’s because the company has exploded into the marketplace with a new …

RPGs

Look At This Fantastic Minecraft City

Octovon, a group of <i>Minecraft</i> players so good at building maps that they’re available for commissions, are responsible for this absolute work of …

From industrial tools to incredible EDC!

Tiny, yet dangerous, the Japanese Kiridashi is a compact pocketable knife that’s often underestimated because of its size, but can outperform most …

Wooden Nintendo Cartridges Are Works of Art You Can Actually Play

Are you a blockhead? You will be when you see the nerdiest blocks of wood on the market today. Etsy artist Pigminted, clearly a classy carver, is …

Retrogaming

Fan-Made Voldemort Origin Story Brings the Magic

Tom Riddle (Stefano Rossi), Lazarus Smith (Andrea Bonfanti), Wiglaf Sigurdsson (Andrea Baglio), and Grisha McLaggen (Aurora Moroni) are the heirs to …

Watch the Most Patient Person on Earth Reconstruct Shredded Money Using Tweezers

Do you love puzzles? Probably not as much as conceptual artist Martin John Callanan does. This mind-numbing, 11-minute timelapse shows him spending …