Archive for March 21st, 2013

Christian Champin's Amazing Scrap Metal Animals

French artist Christian Champin uses old machinery to create sculptures, mostly of animals--strange animals. His creatures are both funny and convincing. You can view more at his gallery.Gallery and Video -...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/Christian-Champins-Amazing-Scrap-Metal-Animals/

The Sheepshead Fish is a Dental Nightmare

Open wide; let's take a look! The view of the inside of a sheepshead fish's mouth reveals several rows of strangely human-looking teeth. That's to help these fish eat everything in sight.A fully-grown adult sheepshead wi...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/The-Sheepshead-Fish-is-a-Dental-Nightmare/

Wonder Woman Bust Bank

Wonder Woman Bust BankEvery penny counts these days. Don't trust your precious loose change to just any old bank. Let a warrior princess guard your hard earned cash with the Wonder Woman Bust Bank from the NeatoShop. Thi...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/Wonder-Woman-Bust-Bank/

The Toe Plow

You could carry a snow shovel, but then you couldn't use your hands. The Toe Plow, an invention of Instructables member legofreak86, is the perfect way to walk through show drifts while on the go. It consists of PVC tubi...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/The-Toe-Plow/

A World Without The Internet

[http://youtu.be/6BnPeyC7zWs] (YouTube link)What would life be like in a world without the internet? A video from Uproxx is a modern-day parody of It's a Wonderful Life, with a twist. Yeah, your world would be s...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/A-World-Without-The-Internet/

Giant Concrete Keyboard

If you need to bring up the Windows Task Manager...well, you're going to have a bad time. Anatoly Vyatkin's keyboard sculpture in Yekaterinburg, Russia consists of 86 blocks of concrete weighing up to a thousand pou...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/Giant-Concrete-Keyboard/

Mario Kart Love Song

[http://youtu.be/_di8lfyOzyw] You had me at "You be my princess, and I'll be your toad." Here's Jimmy Fallon and Selena Gomez performing a duet version of the greatest love song ever...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/Mario-Kart-Love-Song-2/

You Choose: Dictator or Artist?

Earlier today, Sandi Cracky commented on one of our art-related posts, "This is art. Not like 99% of the garbage neatorama says is 'art." Well, if art is in decline, it's worth the price of averting World War III. N...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/You-Choose-Dictator-or-Artist/

The Ultimate Tailgate Trailer

Just look at it! The Bulleit Frontier Whiskey Woody-Tailgate Trailer from Neiman Marcus will make you the king of tailgate parties.Designed by interior designer Brad Ford, it's impressive on the outside, but what's on th...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/The-Ultimate-Tailgate-Trailer-2/

Plant for the Planet Leaf Ads

Ad agency Leagas Delaney in Hamburg, Germany, came up with these clever posters for Plant for the Planet, an organization that stemmed from a 9-year-old's school assignment. A...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/Plant-for-the-Planet-Leaf-Ads/

Whole Milk Linked to Slimmer Kids

The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that children switch from whole milk to a lower fat milk at age two. The conventional wisdom is that getting children used to reduced fat milk will help keep them at a health...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/Whole-Milk-Linked-to-Slimmer-Kids/

2013 Sony World Photography Awards

Photo: Elmar Akhmetov, Kazakhstan, Winner, Low Light, Open Competition The winners of the 2013 Sony World Photography Awards have been announced. Over 55,000 entries were submitted by amateur p...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/2013-Sony-World-Photography-Awards/

Dosvedanya, Winter!

[http://youtu.be/6Nnb3rNjdqw] (YouTube link)A Russian hit man celebrates the first full day of spring by assassinating snowmen. That's symbolism we can all get behind! Starring Christian Busath with the song "Higher" by...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/Dosvedanya-Winter/

My Little Pony Collapsible Water Bottle

My Little Pony Collapsible Water BottleSpring is finally here. Take a little sunshine and happiness on your next outdoor adventure with the My Little Pony Collapsible Water Bottle from the NeatoShop. This magical 12 oz....

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/My-Little-Pony-Collapsible-Water-Bottle/

Pro-Wrestler Saved Mom from Burning House by Tearing a Tree Out of the Ground WITH HIS BARE HANDS

Pro-wrestler Chris "The Masterpiece" Masters is used to fighting in the ring as a villain, but when his uncle called and said that his mom's neighbor had gone crazy inside her hous...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/Pro-Wrestler-Saved-Mom-from-Burning-House-by-Tearing-a-Tree-Out-of-the-Ground-WITH-HIS-BARE-HANDS/

March Madness for the Spirit Squad

Traveling to NCAA tournament games can be a real party for students. No, not for the basketball players: they spend their days in press conferences and practice, and their nights resting up for the next game. But that's...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/March-Madness-for-the-Spirit-Squad/

Zombie Apocalypse Guitar

The dead are rising..to rock! Custom guitar builder Travis Stevens has the perfect guitar for protecting yourself during the coming day of the dead. The back panel references the pilot episode of The Waking Dead...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/Zombie-Apocalypse-Guitar/

Roadkill Runs Away

[http://youtu.be/8PcZycv5QG0] (YouTube link)Tuesday morning, police in Kalamazoo, Michigan, spoke to a man who told them he hit a small deer and had it in his trunk. Michigan law allows motorists who hit and kill a deer...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/Roadkill-Runs-Away/

Newly Identified Dinosaur Species Named after the Little Girl Who Discovered It

Four years ago, nine-year old Daisy Morris found a strange object on the beach on the Isle of Wight off the southern coast of Britain. It was the fossilized pelvic girdle of a previously unknown species of flying reptile...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/Newly-Identified-Dinosaur-Species-Named-after-the-Little-Girl-Who-Discovered-It/

What Is It? game 269

The question is: what is it? It's time for our collaboration with the fascinating What Is It? Blog! Do you know what the object in this picture is? You can win even if you don't know!Place your guess in the...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/What-Is-It-game-269/

Amended Town Ordinance Lets Library Serve Alcohol

Perfect! Now to work out the details. Maybe a three-drink minimum? Do patrons have to pay for drinks? Can I make collection development decisions after a few shots of schnapps? There are so many new policies to write!Oh,...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/Amended-Town-Ordinance-Lets-Library-Serve-Alcohol/

The Origins of the Terms Cheesecake and Beefcake

Neatorama presents a guest post from actor, comedian, and voiceover artist Eddie Deezen. Visit Eddie at his website."Cheesecake" to describe a a sexy, attractive woman flaunting her appeal is nowadays a rather a...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/The-Origins-of-the-Terms-Cheesecake-and-Beefcake/

Bart Sandel's Pop Culture Nutcrackers

Here are Optimus Prime from The Transformers, Skeletor from He-Man and the Masters of the Universe and Opie from Sons of Anarchy. Bart Sandel's nutcrackers make me wonder why there was never a...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/Bart-Sandels-Pop-Culture-Nutcrackers/

The Women Behind the Bomb

During the early 1940s, 70,000 people worked at the secret faciiity in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, doing the work of the Manhattan Project that would lead to the first atomic bomb. Most of the workers were women, recruited as...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/The-Women-Behind-the-Bomb/

Crab with a 9-Foot Claw-Span

"Big Daddy" is, I hope, fully grown. This Japanese Spider Crab lives at the Sea Life Centre in Blackpool, UK. Chris Brown, a curator there, is either moving him or wrestling him, neither of which is advisable.Link -via F...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/Crab-with-a-9-Foot-Claw-Span/

Zombie Lincoln Coin Bank

Zombie Lincoln Coin BankAre you looking for the perfect place to stash your most precious coins and perhaps a few of your favorite dead presidents? You need the Zombie Lincoln Coin Bank from the NeatoShop. This devilishl...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/Zombie-Lincoln-Coin-Bank/

Unauthorized Personnel Only

Let's all come in, everybody! It did say "Unauthorized Personnel Only," so we're all invited! Via Bits and Piecesbad sign, authorized personnel only...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/Unauthorized-Personnel-Only/

Make a Faucet Night Light

You've probably seen the viral picture of a drippy faucet night light that was, unfortunately, one-of-a-kind. But you can make your own, and this project from Instructables member boston09 doesn't even require an electri...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/03/21/Make-a-Faucet-Night-Light/






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