Archive for March 1st, 2013

TARDIS Soda Machine

Epic Comics in Orlando, Florida has the most epic soda machine ever grown. (Doctor) Who wants a drink? Given the options, I'll take a Pepsi.How often do you think the owners have to refill it?Link -via Nerd BastardsTARDI...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/TARDIS-Soda-Machine/

TrustoCorp Walk of Fame

Photo: ~db~/Flickr Now that the Oscars are over, let's turn our attention to another kind of art. New York-based artist (or is it artists) TrustoCorp stenciled these stars on the side...

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Hatched Ice Egg Tray

Hatched Ice Egg TrayEaster is coming. Are you planning an egg-cellent celebration. You need the egg-citing Hatched Egg Ice Tray from the NeatoShop. This egg-stroidinarily fun tray looks like 5 little red hens, but makes...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/Hatched-Ice-Egg-Tray/

Laundry Day in the City

Seeing all those clothes hanging out before dryers became common, you have to wonder if everyone really did their laundry on Mondays, or did you see this kind of thing every day? Buzzfeed has a collection of 15 pictures...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/Laundry-Day-in-the-City/

Girlfriend Leads Photographer around the World

Murad Osmann, a Russian video producer, would follow his girlfriend anywhere. As they travel the world, Nataly Zakharova leads him by the hand on grand adventures. You can see more of their travels at the link.Link -via...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/Girlfriend-Leads-Photographer-around-the-World/

The True-Life Horror that Inspired Moby-Dick

In November of 1820, a seafaring expedition went all wrong when a whale repeatedly attacked and sank the whaling ship the Essex. The young captain, George Pollard Jr. and the crew were stranded on three 20-foot...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/The-True-Life-Horror-that-Inspired-Moby-Dick/

Banknote Portraits by Philippe Pétremant

Timide (Shy) In his 2010 series Les Sept Mercenaires (The Magnificent Seven), photographer Philippe Pétremant folded bank notes from various countrie...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/Banknote-Portraits-by-Philippe-Peacutetremant/

BigDog Strikes Back

[http://youtu.be/2jvLalY6ubc] (YouTube link)Remember BigDog, the robot that Boston Dynamics developed for the military to use as a mechanical pack animal? Now it can throw cinder blocks! This may have been designed as a...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/BigDog-Strikes-Back/

Star Trek Away Team Has Never Been This Stylish!

Set phasers to stunning! Tumblr blogger glayish (Kirk), hentaigirl82 (Uhura), izunadrop247 (Sulu) and Technoranma (Bones) make one heckuva stylish Star Trek Away Team for t...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/Star-Trek-Away-Team-Has-Never-Been-This-Stylish/

Celebrity and Pop Culture Clothespin Dolls

LittleBun makes clothespin dolls and sells them through the Etsy store. Of course, you recognize painter Bob Ross, painting his happy little trees! Other real-life celebrities include Charles Darwin, Albert Einstein, Bob...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/Celebrity-and-Pop-Culture-Clothespin-Dolls/

R2-D2 Microviewer

R2-D2 MicroviewerAttention Star Wars fans. Are you fascinated by what life may be like in a galaxy far, far away? Now you can learn more about your beloved Star Wars universe with the R2-D2 Microviewer from the NeatoShop...

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Panda Hotel

Pandas are cute, and people love cute stuff, so why not take that to its logical conclusion? That's probably the reason behind the latest theme hotel to open in China: A new h...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/Panda-Hotel/

Toaster Toasts V-Shaped Toast

Zlil Lazarovich has solved a specific problem that you may not even be aware of. Let's say that you want to eat a peanut butter and jelly sandwich on one folded slice of toasted bread. How can you do this with a piece of...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/Toaster-Toasts-V-Shaped-Toast/

Most Helpful Subway Ticket Machine EVER!

[http://youtu.be/R-fP_xJDIYg] Here in the United States, pressing the "Help" button on machines would give you - at best - a disembodied crackly voice over the intercom and no help wh...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/Most-Helpful-Subway-Ticket-Machine-EVER/

Fresh Prince Theme Song Prompts School Lockdown

Travis Clawson's life got flipped, turned upside-down. A receptionist at an eye doctor's office in Pennsylvania called 19-year-old Clawson to confirm an appointment. Instead, she got an outgoing message that alarmed her....

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/Fresh-Prince-Theme-Song-Prompts-School-Lockdown/

Doctor Who Crocheted Fingerless Gloves

"Time catches up with us all, Doctor.""Well, it has never laid a glove on me!"That may change, Doctor. Bobbie Bomber crocheted these fingerless gloves to match the outfit of the Eleventh Doctor. Link -via Doctor Who...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/Doctor-Who-Crocheted-Fingerless-Gloves/

How Many Languages is it Possible to Know?

Graham Cansdale is a professional translator at the European Commission in Brussels. He is considered fluent in the 14 languages he uses in his work, but he has studied other languages. Cardinal Giuseppe Mezzofanti was a...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/How-Many-Languages-is-it-Possible-to-Know/

Matchstick Men

Wolfgang Stiller's Matchstick Men series consists of enormous matches shaped and burned to look like human heads, as well as matchboxes to scale. He gave an interview with Michael Corbin about the project, discussing the...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/Matchstick-Men/

Rabbit Headband

Rabbit HeadbandHippity. Hoppity. Easter is on the way. Are you looking for the perfect way to release your inner Easter Bunny? You need the sweet and sophisticated Rabbit Headband from the NeatoShop. The headband feature...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/Rabbit-Headband-2/

Star Wars Rock - Interjections

[http://youtu.be/DUIPVOVRpCw] (YouTube link)The Schoolhouse Rock episode "Interjections!" is illustrated by the familiar characters of Star Wars in this clever mashup by One Minute Galactica. One interj...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/Star-Wars-Rock-Interjections/

Sailor Moon vs. The Incredible Hulk

With airbrushes and spraypaint, Tom Thewes creates vivid, fractal murals and images on wood. This painting, entitled "GRRLpower," is rather formulaic. No, really. Here's how he describes it:(Wrath) = aerosol enamel + air...

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A Long, Strange Trip

As medical marijuana gains acceptance across the country, one scientist thinks LSD should be next. Long before he was a scientist, long before he wrote more than 100 journal articles, held six patents, or became...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/A-Long-Strange-Trip/

20-Sided Die Engagement Ring

At the end of a Dungeons & Dragons session, Babelglyph proposed to her girlfriend with a custom engagement ring that looks like a 20-sided die. Why? Besides being gamers, Babelglyph writes that "...I do feel...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/20-Sided-Die-Engagement-Ring/

A List of Ten Things About Lists

"Ten facts" is a phrase that begins an awful lot of internet articles, because people love to learn things, they want to learn things in bite-size pieces, and if it's a list, they want to see how many of these facts they...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/A-List-of-Ten-Things-About-Lists/

Super Mario Bros. Mushrooms in a Grocery Store

Is your life meter low? Forget the portabellas. You need mushrooms from the Mushroom Kingdom. Aidan Glynn, an artist in Toronto, shopdropped these mushrooms at a local grocery store.Link -via FoodbeastSuper Mario Bros, m...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/Mario-Mushrooms-in-a-Grocery-Store/

Envelopes That Claim to be Important

The trend in junk mail lately is to make the advertising look like something important that you really feel the need to open. There are quite a few tricks in the array of disguises an envelope can take, and Windell and L...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/Envelopes-That-Claim-to-be-Important/

Prescription Nifty Note

Prescription Nifty Note Do friends, family members, and coworkers seek you out for your superb emotional advice? Do you wish you had a way to streamline these often lengthy discussions? Now you can with the Prescrip...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/Prescription-Nifty-Note/

Clever References Snuck Into the Star Wars Suite for Orchestra

via inky Ooh, that sneaky John Williams! The composer snuck in some playful references in the sheet music for Star Wars Suite for Orchestra.John Williams, Star Wars, Star Wars Suite f...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/01/Clever-References-Snuck-Into-the-Star-Wars-Suite-for-Orchestra/
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