Archive for November 27th, 2011

Etch A Sketch X NES Gamepad Hack

(YouTube Link) If you ever wanted finer control over your Etch-A-Sketch lines, then you may want to consider splicing in a NES controller! Here's the process as described by Alpinedelta32, the creator of this brillian...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/etch-a-sketch-x-nes-gamepad-hack/

This Serbian Textbook Is Raising Arizona

Why are Nic Cage, Holly Hunter and the baby from the 1987 movie Raising Arizona on the cover of this Serbian biology textbook? Your guess is as good as mine, but I'd be willing to bet this image wasn't used with the...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/this-serbian-textbook-is-raising-arizona/

Fleet Foxes Stop Motion Music Video

(YouTube Link) Indie darlings Fleet Foxes have a way with a melody, and when accompanied by this incredible stop motion animation, these songs sound so good they're sure to make new fans of all within earshot. Enjoy t...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/stop-motion-video-for-fleet-foxes-the-shrinean-argument/

Accordion Version Of Super Mario Bros. Theme Song

(YouTube Link) After hearing this Bulgarian accordionist version of the Super Mario Bros. theme song, i'm starting to rethink Mario's heritage. Maybe he spent some time in Bulgaria as a kid, or he has a Bulgarian dopp...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/accordion-version-of-super-mario-bros-theme-song/

Some Of The Best Worst Album Covers Ever

Tastes change from decade to decade, but I can't imagine that the album covers in this gallery were ever considered to be very cool. These are the album covers your Polka loving uncle might have owned in the 1970s, w...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/some-of-the-best-worst-album-covers-ever/

Animal Poses As Iron Maiden Mascot Eddie

We all know that Animal from the Muppets likes to rock out on the drums, and occasionally he likes to destroy things at random, so posing as Iron Maiden cover mascot Eddie was a no brainer. The only thing missing is...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/animal-poses-as-iron-maiden-mascot-eddie/

These Sci-Fi Inspired Illustrations Are Electrifying

Inspired by circuit boards, science fiction and the finest graphic artists of the 1980s, illustrator Kilian Eng creates space-age art with a psychedelic edge. See how beautiful man-machine synergy can truly be, in gl...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/these-sci-fi-inspired-illustrations-are-electrifying/

Awesome History Of The World Stop Motion Video

(YouTube Link) It took Kalle Mattson, Kevin Parry, and friends over six months to create this cute stop motion short, a lot shorter than the time-frame covered in the video! Watch as history is told via illustrated pa...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/awesome-history-of-the-world-stop-motion-video/

25 Absolutely Amazing Rock Formations

Wind, rain and waves can do some amazing things to rocks, which is precisely what made these amazing rock formations seen over at BuzzFeed. Be sure to click on the link, the formations are certainly all worth a view....

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/25-absolutely-amazing-rock-formations/

7 Cancer Cures That Sound Like Sci-Fi Ideas

From diamond patches to genetic modifications, these might sound like they are merely sci-fi ideas, but they are real. Check out some of the most futuristic cancer cures being tested right now over at Cracked. Link h...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/7-cancer-cures-that-sound-like-sci-fi-ideas/

Lemurs Love Their Thanksgiving Dinner

Zoos love to give their animals holiday treats, but for the most part, it's just little more than a pumpkin. But this lemur feast at the San Francisco Zoo goes beyond the norm, providing the little guys with silver p...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/lemurs-love-their-thanksgiving-dinner/

Behold Jabba The Noms

While there are no instructions to make your own, most of it seems pretty easy to make. The hands look like they would take a little work though. Link Via BoingBoingStar Wars, Food, cupcakes, Sci Fi, sweets, jabba...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/behold-jabba-the-noms/

World's Smallest V-12 Engine Fits in the Palm of Your Hand

(Video Link) A brilliant machinist named Patelo made this 12cc V-12 compressed air engine. Except for the screws, he cut all of the parts from scratch. This video shows him grinding the parts, assembling them, and t...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/worlds-smallest-v-12-engine-fits-in-the-palm-of-your-hand/

Kung Fu Gecko

Whatever you don't don't mess with this Kung Fu Gecko! It's a good thing that 500px user Shikhei Goh survived taking this awesomely cute photo: Link   gecko, kung f...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/kung-fu-gecko/

Tremble before the Greatness of the Stachentar

A friend of redditor burnworldburn28 made this image for a mustache growing competition. The only sad thing about this photo is that it's not a family portrait. Link -via Geekosystemmustache, centaur...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/tremble-before-the-greatness-of-the-stachentar/

Mercedes-Benz JetVan is Like a Luxurious Private Jet on Land

If you thought the photo above is of a luxurious private jet, you'd be half-right. It's a JetVan - a Mercedes Benz Sprinter Van modded by Becker Automotive Design. The vans may...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/mercedes-benz-jetvan-is-like-a-luxurious-private-jet-on-land/

Virgo and Scorpio Need Not Apply!

Are you a Virgo or a Scorpio? Don't bother applying for a job at this Chinese firm! A Chinese firm has decided Scorpios and Virgos are too moody and critical,...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/virgo-and-scorpio-need-not-apply/

The Sith Who Stole Christmas

(YouTube link) Who can hold a candle to the Grinch in evilness? Darth Vader, that's who! This mashup of The Grinch Who Stole Christmas and Return of the Jedi is the latest from OneMinuteGalactica....

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/the-sith-who-stole-christmas/

A Different Kind of Fabergé Egg

Quick: what image comes to mind when I mention the name Karl Fabergé? Probably not a plate of breakfast. It may not be the opulent Easter eggs that bear his name, but Faberg&eacu...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/a-different-kind-of-faberg-egg/

The Swedish Christmas Straw Goat

Christmas is less than a month away, so it's time to put up your Christmas straw goat. That's what the town of Gävle, Sweden has done every year since 1966, although residents support the practice for different rea...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/the-swedish-christmas-straw-goat/

Plush Marshmallows

Marshmallows have a rough life; their best case scenario is to get eaten. In inexperienced hands, the little white bundles of sugar can meet a fiery end, as Etsy seller Brittany illustrates with her marshmallow plush...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/plush-marshmallows/

Rentrepreneur: Renting Your Stuff to Make a Living

Selling your junk on eBay is SO last decade. The new way to get money for all the stuff you've accumulated throughout the years is to rent them. In his Newsweek article, Rob Baedeker te...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/rentrepreneur-renting-your-stuff-to-make-a-living/

Jingle Bells in Overtones

If this doesn't get you in the mood for Christmas, I don't know what will! Here's Neatorama's favorite overtone singer Tran Quang Hai singing Jingle Bells with overtones. What's...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/jingle-bells-in-overtones/

Pocket Size Espresso Machine

Instructables user urant built a self contained espresso machine that fits in his pocket. An alcohol stove provides the heat. That part required a lot of tinkering in order to be both safe and effective. The end resu...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/pocket-size-espresso-machine/

USB Heating Slippers

USB Heating Slippers - $9.95 Are you looking for a really special gift to give this holiday season. Give someone you love that warm and fuzzy feeling with the USB Heating Slippers from the NeatoShop. These very sophis...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/usb-heating-slippers/

Ramen Cup Transformer

(Video Link) To celebrate the fortieth anniversary of its Cup Noodle line, Nissen Foods is building an army of transforming robots. When not in Kill All Humans Mode, they look like harmless cups of ramen sitting in...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/ramen-cup-transformer/

Tortoises Enjoying Thanksgiving Dinner

They might not be big fans of turkey, but tortoises love pumpkins, which is a great way for them to celebrate Thanksgiving dinner. Of course, they are super cute while munching down on the holiday treats. Link Via...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/tortoises-enjoying-thanksgiving-dinner/

Zappos Pays Toll For Everyone

Zappos certainly got in the spirit of the Thanksgiving holiday on Wednesday evening, they went ahead and paid all of the tolls for drivers heading through one section of the turnpike between 5-7 PM. While it was only a $...

http://www.neatorama.com/2011/11/27/zappos-pays-toll-for-everyone/
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