Archive for September 14th, 2012

Doctor Who Wallace & Gromit Style

Care for some Wensleydale babies? No? Well, the offer is open.Link -via Comics Alliance | Artist: Roger LangridgeWallace and Gromit, Doctor Who...

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Watch a Glassblower Sculpt a Horse Right before Your Eyes

[youtube JFSB3-SzgoQ](Video Link) This is astounding! The sculptor begins working the hot glass with pincers. Seventy seconds later, there's a finished piece standing upright.-via NotCotglass...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/Watch-a-Glassblower-Sculpt-a-Horse-Right-before-Your-Eyes/

Zombies Cannot Swim

If you needed an excuse to buy a boat, this is probably the best one. Insurance against the zombie apocalypse is just common sense. Link -via Alltopzombies, boat...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/Zombies-Cannot-Swim/

Love Never Dies Salt & Pepper Shakers

Love Never Dies Salt & Pepper Shakers - $11.95Are you looking for a salt and pepper shaker set you can feel truly passionate about? You need the Love Never Dies Salt & Pepper Shakers from the NeatoShop. This haun...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/Love-Never-Dies-Salt-Pepper-Shakers/

Photos of Film Stills at Their Real-Life Locations

Christopher Moloney's FILMography overlays movies and reality, like this scene from The Dark Knight Rises shot at Federal Hall in New York City. Moloney matches the perspective perfectly. His other mov...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/Photos-of-Film-Stills-at-Their-Real-Life-Locations/

How to Make Brains

Edible brains are easy; you've seen the recipes for gelatin or cake brains made in a brain mold. But here's how the folks in Hollywood do it, to give an authentic look and feel when zombies eat them on camera. I...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/How-to-Make-Brains/

Taco Belle

"Fine! Then go ahead and starve! If she doesn't eat with me, then she doesn't eat at all!" Belle eventually changed her mind. She would regret that decision a couple hours later.-via That's Nerdalicious!Taco Bell, Beauty...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/Taco-Belle/

15 of the World’s Most Expensive Foods

Restaurants love to come up with extravagant recipes that are worth their weight in gold -in publicity. Whether anyone actually pays such outrageous prices are another matter. And if they do, it's a clear case of conspic...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/15-of-the-Worlds-Most-Expensive-Foods/

Annie Ralli's Amazing Body Paintings

There's no pen in this picture, but it took me a few seconds to notice. Annie Ralli, an artist in London, made this and other eye-tricking body paintings for an ad campaign.Link -via Amusing Planet | Photo: Ray Mass...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/Amazing-Body-Paintings/

The Ghost-Busters

DeviantART member DrFaustusAU illustrated the poster from Ghostbusters as if it were set in Victorian times! This is just one of his set featuring Ghostbuster scenes re-imagined. Link -via Laughing Squi...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/The-Ghost-Busters/

Man Paid School Tuition with Mail-In Rebates

It sounded like a plot straight out of Seinfeld, but Jonathan Hood really did pay his school tuition with mail-in rebates. Most companies send rebates in the form of prepaid debit car...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/Man-Paid-School-Tuition-with-Mail-In-Rebates/

Reconstructing the Stasi Files

When the Berlin Wall came down, the East German secret police, known as Stasi, knew their days were numbered, so they began to shred their extensive files. And when the shredders broke down, they tore documents into piec...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/Reconstructing-the-Stasi-Files/

Acoustic Levitation: Levitating with Sound Waves

[http://youtu.be/669AcEBpdsY] It's like airbending, but with science! Scientists at Argonne National Laboratory have created a technique to levitate droplets of water with sound waves...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/Acoustic-Levitation-Levitating-with-Sound-Waves/

Guerrilla Grafters

A group of people in San Francisco called the Guerrilla Grafters surreptitiously graft fruit tree branches onto non-fruiting trees in public spaces in the city -about 50 trees so far. Tom Levy of SFGate spoke with two of...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/Guerrilla-Grafters/

Hulk Seatbelt Buckle Dog Collar

Hulk Seatbelt Buckle Dog Collar - $21.95Have you been tearing up the internet looking for the perfect dog collar for your extradinary pooch. Well, look no further! You need the Hulk Seatbelt Buckle Dog Collar from the Ne...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/Hulk-Seatbelt-Buckle-Dog-Collar/

All Girls Tire Shop

Treds Tire and Wheels in San Antonio, Texas, looks just like any other tire shop in the United States, but amongst the stacks of tires and tools, there's one surprising difference: all of its...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/All-Girls-Tire-Shop/

The High School Yearbook Picture

Who would've guessed Bill Nye the Science Guy wore bow ties back in high school? And made them look good even then? Link Bill Nye, science...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/The-High-School-Yearbook-Picture/

New PC Pre-loaded with Malware

Cybercriminals are all about efficiency these days. And because waiting for people to visit unsavory web neighborhoods or click on suspicious emailed links are totally inefficient, they've c...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/New-PC-Pre-loaded-with-Malware/

Hungry Birds

[http://youtu.be/-fD8BgF-UNE] (YouTube link)Birds in the wild spend most of their time looking for something to eat, so should it surprise anyone that they want what you're eating? The music is Pomplamoose's cov...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/Hungry-Birds/

Going to Disneyland Every Day for a Year

Jeff Reitz and Tonya Mickesh got annual passes to the Disneyland Park as a holiday gift, and when they both got laid off from their jobs, they hatched an unusual plan: As th...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/Going-to-Disneyland-Every-Day-for-a-Year/

TARDIS Shower

A TARDIS Builder forum member appropriately named madwomanwithboxshower made this magnificent outdoor hot water shower. The sign on the door says "free for use of public," so I think that we're all welcome to stop by and...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/TARDIS-Shower/

The Oldest Color Moving Pictures Ever Found

[http://youtu.be/XekGVQM33ao] (YouTube link)Can you believe you're going to see color film footage from over a century ago? Inventor Edward Raymond Turner, along with businessman Frederick Marshall Lee, filed a patent fo...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/The-Oldest-Color-Moving-Pictures-Ever-Found/

Penny Paintings

Jacqueline Lou Skaggs made twelve tiny oil paintings not on canvas or wood, but pennies. This one, "Field of Sleeping Peasants," is an homage to Pablo Picasso. You can view the rest at the link.Link -via Kottkepennies, c...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/Penny-Paintings/

Plastic Flamingos Held for Ransom

Arthur O'Neil of Mansfield, Massachusetts has been decorating his lawn with plastic pinks flamingos for years, even dressing them up for holidays, which entertained the neighbors. But for the past few months, the flaming...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/Plastic-Flamingos-Held-for-Ransom/

NFL Logos Revamped To Make Them More Honest

Your favorite NFL teams are back, and this time they're being brutally honest about their gridiron skills thanks to their revamped logos.Now every football fan can be unhappy about their new team logo while making fun of...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/Honest-NFL-Logos/

Clockwork, a K'nex Ball Machine

[http://youtu.be/q76r-3z4Ckk] (YouTube link)YouTube member austron spent eight months putting this ball machine he calls Clockwork together, using over 40,000 K'nex pieces. The result is 450 feet long, looped around a ro...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/Clockwork-a-Knex-Ball-Machine/

Darth Vader Retro Bowler Handbag

Darth Vader Retro Bowler Handbag - 41.95 (sold individually)Is your current purse failing to do your bidding. Eliminate the purse and supplant it with the Darth Vader Retro Bowler Handbag from the NeatoShop. This forcefu...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/Darth-Vader-Retro-Bowler-Handbag/

Is It Unprofessional for a College Professor to Breastfeed During Class?

One morning, American University anthropology professor Adrienne Pine found her baby daughter sick with a fever. Consequently, she was unable to leave the child at day care. It was the first day of the semester and Pine...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/Is-It-Unprofessional-for-a-College-Professor-to-Breastfeed-During-Class/

The Battle Of Shark Vs. Octopus Yields Surprising Results

(YouTube Link)Sharks are generally considered to be one of the fiercest critters under the sea, and while there's still a lot we don't know about the octopus they haven't earned a fearsome reputation-yet.Watch these two...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/The-Battle-Between-Shark-Vs-Octopus-Yields-Surprising-Results/

How the French Revolution Gave Birth to the Restaurant Business

The next time you’re at your favorite cafe, raise a glass to the aristocrats who lost their heads so that you could enjoy your foie gras.France gave birth to restaurants, but it was no civilized affair. In...

http://www.neatorama.com/2012/09/14/How-the-French-Revolution-Gave-Birth-to-the-Restaurant-Business/










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