Archive for September 9th, 2012

Wrap Rage

[http://youtu.be/ZoChjEYPzH8] (YouTube link)Jeff Wysaski of Pleated Jeans demonstrates "wrap rage" in a video he calls Your Food Packaging is Bad and You Should Feel Bad. Wrap rage is when you can't open your lunch...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/Wrap-Rage/

Art Installations That Alter Your Perception Of Space

To say that the optical art installations created by Esther Stocker are trippy would be an understatement, because they are positively mind altering!Each space evokes a unique perception shifting feeling in simple black...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/Art-Installations-That-Alter-Your-Perception-Of-Space/

Apparently Some Big Cats Enjoy Marmite

(Video Link)Mice are one thing, but I still thought that big cats had better taste than this -evidently some of them even enjoy Marmite. Blech!Via I Can Has Cheezburgerbig cats, animals, marmite, gross, funny, videos...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/Apparently-Some-Big-Cats-Enjoy-Marmite/

Six Kids, One Bike

Like many people, Emily Finch gave up her big SUV for a bicycle. But what makes this story unusual is that she's a mother of six and yes, she bikes them around town in what can only...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/Six-Kids-One-Bike/

Drawn to Facts No. 003: An albatross can sleep while it cruises at 25 mph

~Illustrated by: Chelsea Burdick~ Fact: An albatross can sleep while it cruises at 25 mphCheck out all our Drawn To Facts here.Drawn To Facts, birds, facts, cars, slee...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/Drawn-to-Facts-No-03-An-albatross-can-sleep-while-it-cruises-at-25-mph/

Breaking Bad - Illustrated

[http://vimeo.com/48363485] (vimeo link)Martin Woutisseth made an alternate illustrated version of the Breaking Bad opening credits. Since we'll have no new episodes for a while, this may ease a fan's pain just...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/Breaking-Bad-Illustrated/

Tiny Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwiches Are about an Inch Wide

Erica of Erica's Sweet Tooth made these adorable cookies that look like tiny sandwiches. Like all proper peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, these contain vodka. You can find her recipe at the link.Link -via Foodiggity...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/Tiny-Peanut-Butter-and-Jelly-Sandwiches-Are-about-an-Inch-Wide/

Scoobystep

[http://youtu.be/vm1Ky_hEfIw] (YouTube link)Scooby doo does dubstep? He does in the latest Pogo remix, featuring Scooby and the whole gang! -via Laughing SquidScooby-doo, Pogo, remix...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/Scoobystep/

Know-It-All May Suffer from Hindsight Bias

Did you watch a whodunit movie with someone who later proclaimed that he knew the killer all along? Don't be annoyed with such people for they probably couldn't help it. They may be sufferin...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/Know-It-All-May-Suffer-from-Hindsight-Bias/

What Bane's Life Is Like After The Dark Knight

(Funny Or Die Link)Oh how the mighty have fallen!It appears that Bane has been forced to take a dead end job as a telemarketer since being defeated by the Dark Knight, because even Bane's gotta pay the bills somehow...Wa...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/Post-Dark-Knight-Bane-Working-As-A-Telemarketer/

Alan Turing Monopoly Board

Sixty years ago, William Newman designed an alternate Monopoly game for Alan Turing. Now a version of that game is for sale!  In this special edition of Monopoly, the squares around the board and revised Chance and...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/Alan-Turing-Monopoly-Board/

Mom Found Son's Long Lost Toy

Liam lost his stuffed toy, a little blue monkey named Ah-Ah, on a family trip three years ago. He was, understandably devastated - but his mom never gave up looking and one day ... Th...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/Mom-Found-Sons-Long-Lost-Toy/

A Homemade ED-E Replica

Geekologie reader Will Brown made this incredible replica of ED-E from Fallout: New Vegas. He photographed the steps so crafters might even be able to make their own at home.Link fallout, new vegas, ed-e, robots...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/A-Homemade-ED-E-Replica/

The Cats of Mars Meet the Toy Car

[http://vimeo.com/48070853] (vimeo link)The cats of Mars lead everyday, normal lives until a NASA rover comes to visit. That is, if Martian cats on a flying carpet is what you'd call "normal." Jacob Stålhammar wrot...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/The-Cats-of-Mars-Meet-the-Toy-Car/

Actors Who Were in Both Doctor Who and Star Wars

I'm having trouble imagining Lobot with personality, but actor John Hollis had a long career playing many different roles. Geeks of Doom created an infographic showing 13 actors who worked on both Star Wars and...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/Actors-Who-Were-in-Both-iDoctor-Whoi-and-iStar-Warsi/

Kitten Chorus Line

[http://youtu.be/pLCOTpjBGcs] (YouTube link)Meet Fluffy, Muffy, Buffy, White Shirt, and Flop-ear. White Shirt has a touch of Attention Deficit Disorder. Together they formed a dance troupe and would love to work for anyo...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/Kitten-Chorus-Line/

Search and Rescue Cockroach Cyborg

Photo: Alper Bozkurt/North Carolina State University You may say "yuck" today, but if you are ever unfortunate enough to be trapped inside the rubble of an earthquake-damaged building...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/Search-and-Rescue-Cockroach-Cyborg/

The Avengers As Japanese Warriors

'What if the Earth's mightiest heroes were stationed in feudal Japan, rather than modern day New York?' isn't the title of an alternate universe comic book series, it's actually the concept behind Alex Mitchell's artisti...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/The-Avengers-As-Japanese-Warriors/

J.R.R. Tolkien Reading One of His Poems in Elvish

[youtube UOZPWpUAX0U](Video Link) Shakespeare may sound better in the original Klingon, but The Fellowship of the Ring sounds better in Elvish. Here's a 1952 recording of J.R.R. Tolkien reading "N...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/JRR-Tolkien-Reading-One-of-His-Poems-in-Elvish/

How I Became Bait for Bloodsucking Leeches

Mark Siddall is an expert on leeches. To find new species, he travels the world and wades into strange waters, offering his own flesh as bait.My expedition to Peru was especially fruitful. We started out in the Andes Mou...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/How-I-Became-Bait-for-Bloodsucking-Leeches/

This Guy Is Spider-Manning All Wrong

(YouTube Link)The guy in this video is singlehandedly ruining Spider-Man's good name, acting less like a hero and more like a merry prankster!Most of the citizens that encounter the slapstick Spidey seem appropriately am...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/This-Guy-Is-Doing-Spider-Manning-All-Wrong/

Time to Cut the Ca....Exterminate!!!!

Reddit user eclaire4186 had some of the greatest wedding cakes I've ever seen. These wedding cakes you have to cut before it's too late!Link Via When Geeks Wedcakes, daleks, weddings, wedding cake, doctor who...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/Time-to-Cut-the-CaExterminate/

Maleficent Hat

Maleficent Hat - $14.95Tired of playing Ms. Nice? It's time to wake up and get in touch with your favorite childhood villain. This beautiful and sinister Maleficent Hat from the NeatoShop is shaped like Maleficent's...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/Maleficent-Hat/

Woman Finds Original Renoir at a Flea Market

It could be worth as much as $100,000, but the 5.5-inch-by-9-inch Renoir painting purchased at a flea market cost less than $50 and came with a Paul Bunyan doll. The buyer liked the look of the frame and took it to...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/Woman-Finds-Original-Renoir-at-a-Flea-Market/

Hermit Crab Migration

[http://vimeo.com/48466065] (vimeo link)Millions of hermit crabs were observed on the move, carrying their homes on their backs at Nanny Point in the Virgin Islands. The music makes their trip seem like an epic quest! Wh...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/Hermit-Crab-Migration/

Astronaut Touching the Sun

For all of you who've held up the Leaning Tower of Pisa in clever forced-perspective photos, take a look at this photo and weep: NASA spacewalker Sunita Williams looks as if s...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/09/Astronaut-Touching-the-Sun/




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