Monthly Archives: April 2012

The Ultimate Trekky Accessory

This dude has created an actual Star Trek Phaser.  What the what!?   A must have accessory for any true Trekky.

Moss Art

Stefaan de Crook an urban street artist uses a high power pressure washer to carve artwork into the moss growing outside of the STUK Art Center in Leuven, Belgium.  Unfortunately the moss grows back pretty quickly so if you want to see it you have to get there within the first couple weeks of it being done.

Sharks With Frickin Laser Beams….Well Not So Much But How About Sharks With Glowing Bellies

This miniature pygmy shark lives well below the surface of the Pacific Ocean a certain type of melatonin allows their tummies to glow.  It is believed by scientist that the purpose is as a means of communication as well as camoflauge.  Very interesting.

Playing Giant Tetris on the Side of a Building

A brilliant MIT student turns a building into a giant game of Tetris.  I wanna play!

Amazing Optical Illusion or a Glitch in the Matrix

Check out this optical illusion done using water and a sub-woofer speaker.  Prepare for your mind to be blown.

Nintendo Controller Coffee Table (And it Actually Works!)

This dude is my hero.  His name is Charles Lushear and not only has he built this kickass Nintendo Controller Coffee Table he has also managed to make it fully functional as in you can actually use it as the control to your video game.  If you want one they take four to six weeks to make and cost a measly old $3500 (chump change am I right?).  Check it out in all its glory in the video below.

Outer Space

Check out this awesome video of outer space using real raw footage from NASA Cassini and Voyager missions.  The song is The Cinematic Orchestra -That Home (Instrumental).

Geek vs Nerd via Infographic

It’s the age old battle of The Geek vs The Nerd.  Are they the same?  Are they different?  Do you have to be one or the other or can you be a comination of the two.  Well thanks to this graphic from Infographic you can now tell which path you lie on.   Enjoy!!

Jedi Mickey

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Star Wars marries Disney and blamo this is what you get an awesome Jedi Mickey and Mickey R2D2.

Real Life Google Map Pins

You are here.  It seems that the Google Map Pins aren’t only found in the digital realm.  Artist, Aram Bartholl is the creator of these oversized real-life Google Map Pins, made of simply wood and paint.  Between 2006 and 2010 he placed them in various places in Germany and Poland.  So keep your eyes peeled because there may be one near you!