Archive for April 15th, 2013

Ottoman Candy

[http://youtu.be/n8nJ6Q2tSGc] If you ask me how does one make Tarihi Osmanli Macunu or traditional Ottoman Candy, which is made out of five flavors of thick taffy spiraled around a stick, I'd s...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/Ottoman-Candy/

Yawning Duvet

Would getting into a bed covered with pictures of people yawning make you sleepier? Do you yawn at just the sight of it? Or would it give you nightmares? The Dutch bedding company Snurk sells these duvet covers for 59,95...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/Yawning-Duvet/

Ice Sabers The Star Wars Cookbook

Ice Sabers The Star Wars CookbookAttention Star Wars fans! Are you looking to make out of this galaxy frozen treats with your Jedi family? You need the Ice Sabers The Star Wars Cookbook from the NeatoShop. This fantastic...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/Ice-Sabers-The-Star-Wars-Cookbook/

Freezing Nerves to Alleviate Chronic Pain

If you've got chronic nerve pain, a new treatment may be able to eliminate the pain by literally freezing the nerves with tiny ball of ice: More than 15 million Americans and European...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/Freezing-Nerve-to-Alleviate-Chronic-Pain/

Law & Order's Fakest Websites

[http://youtu.be/MG-2zZfLm-U] (YouTube link)While you're watching a life-and-death moment on a police drama, suddenly they'll announce some clue found on FaceUnion, which breaks your suspension of disbelief and makes you...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/Law-Orders-Fakest-Websites/

The Mantis Is a Real Mech

[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1sRlFQLwg3w](Video Link)We still have a lot of work to do before we can play BattleTech in real life, but we're making solid progress. The Mantis is an all-terrain hexapod. This 2-tonne ve...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/The-Mantis-Is-a-Real-Mech/

30 People Backflip on Skis -Together

[http://youtu.be/iGhcu_raUvM] (YouTube link)Thirty freestyle athletes hold hands, ski, and do a backflip, mostly at the same time. How this happened without anyone breaking something, I can't understand. The friends pull...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/30-People-Backflip-on-Skis-Together/

"Look for the Helpers"

Image via Joey deVilla I'm at a loss of what to say about today's tragedy in Boston, but perhaps this quote from Mr. Rogers is appropriate: "When I was a boy and...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/Look-for-the-Helpers/

This is Lung Surfactant

New trendy design for this season's hottest fashion? Nope, it's lung surfactant: The snapshot is a microscopic image that used fluorescent dye to reveal the patterns made by...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/This-is-Lung-Surfactant/

Disney’s Real Life Stark Industries

Marvel is making its way into Disney theme parks, as expected. Disneyland has opened a new exhibit called Iron Man Tech Presented by Stark Industries. Every version of the Iron Man suit featured in the movies is represen...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/Disneys-Real-Life-Stark-Industries/

Nanosponge Soaks Up Toxins From Bloodstream

Got toxins in your bloodstream? Soak 'em up with science! Researchers at the University of California, San Diego, have created a nanosponge that can remove a broad class of dangerous toxins fro...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/Nanosponge-Soaks-Up-Toxins-From-Bloodstream/

Scottish Bowling

(Photo: David Gray/Reuters)Whatever you do, do it in a kilt for an optimal performance:A competitor wearing a kilt & standing on a barrel throws a ball between his legs during the 'brigaball' contest at the 36th Bund...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/Scottish-Bowling/

Star Trek Into Dumbness

[http://youtu.be/TwUA1GDfqMQ] (YouTube link)Making a Star Trek parody can get a little complicated when just about all the costumes you can find are red shirts. Even worse when the guys wearing them know what th...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/Star-Trek-Into-Dumbness/

Zombie Eyes Glasses

Zombie Eyes GlassesThe zombie apocalypse is right around the corner. Are you worried you won't blend in with your new neighbors? Arm yourself with the Zombie Eyes Sunglasses from the NeatoShop. This fantastic pair of gla...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/Zombie-Eyes-Sunglasses/

Coming Up Next on NeatoMail: Choose Your Own Hello Kitty Prize

Recently, we've asked you what we should do for our next Choose Your Own Prize giveaway, open exclusively to NeatoMail subscribers. There are some great suggestions, and I'm sure we'...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/Coming-Up-Next-on-NeatoMail-Choose-Your-Own-Hello-Kitty-Prize/

Mochido: Mochi Donut

Jean Aw of Notcot spotted these donut impostors at Japanese marketplace Mitsuwa in Torrance, California, and we are intrigued. It's not every day that a confectionery managed to impersonate th...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/Mochido-Mochi-Donut/

Reenactment Horse Mugs for the Camera

The Redcoats attacked again at Minute Man National Historic Park in Concord, Massachusetts. One of their officers rode this photogenic horse, snapped by American militiaman and redditor Samafoof. He describes what's invo...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/Reenactment-Horse-Mugs-for-the-Camera/

Six-year-old Goes Out for Chinese Food

Motorists were surprised to see a child driving along the road in Lapeer, Michigan, early Saturday morning. According to Sgt. Andy Engster of the local sheriff's office, motorists boxed in the child and his car and calle...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/Six-year-old-Goes-Out-for-Chinese-Food/

Outhouse Hot Rod

[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nJ8oNsdHxeA](Video Link)An outhouse on four wheels, driven from a bathtub mounted on the chassis, passed by YouTube user smithr1974. They're quick, but smell terrible.-via Yababoon...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/Outhouse-Hot-Rod/

Social Media Man

He's the modern super hero we deserve! Social Media Man is from the webcomic Pandyland. Link  -via Daily of the Day super hero, superhero, social media, internet...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/Social-Media-Man/

The Rejection Slip

Cartoonist Tom Hudson wasn't looking for new work. He just wanted to brag about having been rejected by Mad. His entire exchange with the editor was published in (and likely created for) the July 1963 issue of t...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/The-Rejection-Slip/

Women in Space: The Mercury 13

If you're interested in the history of space exploration, you've heard of the Mercury 7. But have your heard of their (unofficial) female counterparts, the Mercury 13? Here's their story.THE RIGHT STUFF*...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/Women-in-Space-The-Mercury-13/

Proton is Smaller Than Previously Thought

Did someone mess up physics? The size of proton, long thought to be understood, turns out to be wrong according to new research: Speaking [...] at the April meeting of the American Ph...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/Proton-is-Smaller-Than-Previously-Thought/

Street Fighter II Triptych

Maya Pixelskaya's triptych in honor of the 1991 video game Street Fighter II isn't a digital rendering. In 800 hours of work, she hand painted each pixel on three canvases, each a foot wide. You can see process...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/Street-Fighter-II-Triptych/

The Red Cup Drink Koozie

The Red Cup Drink KoozieFeeling nostalgic about your misspent youth? Now you can keep your diet soda cold and reminisce about the good old days with the Red drink Koozie from the NeatoShop. This fantastic can cooler is s...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/The-Red-Cup-Drink-Koozie/

Baby Covered with French Bulldog Puppies

Like it said on the tin, here's The World's Cutest Photo Ever™, presented to you by French bulldog breeder Cindy Clark of LovableFrenchies. It's so cute it's practically criminal!...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/Baby-Covered-with-French-Bulldog-Puppies/

10 Incredible Repurposed Train Stations

We don't need train stations the way we once did, but the buildings were built too nicely to not use them in some way or another. Those decommissioned stations have become homes, hotels, museums, libraries, and other fac...

http://www.neatorama.com/2013/04/15/10-Incredible-Repurposed-Train-Stations/






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