Archive for March 23rd, 2014

The Strange Appeal Of Cats Sitting On Glass

(Video Link)There’s something so darn interesting about looking at a cat through a pane of glass, and cats seem to find it rather fun and interesting as well.Sometimes it’s hard to tell there&rsqu...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/The-Oddly-Appealing-Joy-Of-Cats-On-Glass/

Where Are My Car Keys?!

The remote control, your keys, your phone--it's all a game to them. It's a big practical joke that they always pull at the worst possible moments. Bobsmade, an art studio in Germany, reveals how our gadg...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/Where-Are-My-Car-Keys/

Vitruvian Bats

Vitruvian Bats by Samiel Da Vinci probably would've never guessed that bats are perfectly proportioned as depicted by Madrid, Spain-based T-shirt designer Samiel. Check out his Vitruvian Bats and the res...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/Vitruvian-Bats/

10 Things You Might Not Know About Police Academy

Thirty years ago this weekend, the first Police Academy movie opened in theaters. It was such a commercial success that it spawned six sequels. Six. If you’ve seen more than one of them, it may be difficul...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/10-Things-You-Might-Not-Know-About-Police-Academy/

Turn An Ordinary Mug Into A Musical Instrument

(Video Link)Are your fingers always drumming away on anything within reach, keeping the beat of your life that only you can hear? Maybe you need to incorporate more instrumentation into your life, which would...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/Turn-An-Ordinary-Mug-Into-A-Musical-Instrument/

What Medieval Europe Did with Its Teenagers

Parents of teenagers know the agony of dealing with children who are near-adults but not quite ready to be on their own. The natural rebellion against parents and family can leave you pulling your hair out. We hear about...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/What-Medieval-Europe-Did-with-Its-Teenagers/

College Students Can Earn Beer with Dead Rats

(Photo: Holger Ellgard)Last year, Gareth Morgan, a philanthropist in New Zealand, urged his countrymen to kill all of the cats in the country. His goals appeared to be the protection of native bird species and attracting...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/College-Students-Can-Earn-Beer-with-Dead-Rats/

Who’s Guilty?

[http://youtu.be/d-vBnuDXlTo] (YouTube link)When you come home from work and there’s a real mess in the house, your first instinct is to grab your phone and record the evidence. At least that’s what I hear; i...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/Whos-Guilty/

100 FedEx Trucks in the Funeral Procession for a Beloved Co-Worker

Michael J. "Mickey" Petronchak of Aliquippa, Pennsylvania died in February at the age of 54. He was deeply loved by his family and his friends at Federal Express, where he worked. He touched the lives of many people at t...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/100-FedEx-Trucks-in-the-Funeral-Procession-for-a-Beloved-Co-Worker/

Papercraft Light Boxes Full Of Fairy Tale Magic

(Video Link)Papercraft artists Deepti Nair and Harikrishnan Panicker, who call themselves Hari & Deepti for short, have taken the fairy tale from the written word to papercraft images that tell a story full of myster...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/Papercraft-Light-Boxes-Full-Of-Fairy-Tale-Magic-2/

A Father Daughter Debate

[http://youtu.be/68wQvs8I6z0] (YouTube link)A Russian father and his baby daughter are having a seriously heated discussion. The little girl most likely only understands a few of the words, and she can’t reproduce...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/A-Father-Daughter-Debate/

These Jerboas Look Like Real Life Pokemon

Jerboas are technically desert dwelling rodents who live primarily in Northern Africa and Asia, but let's face it- they might actually be the cutest animals in existence.With their adorable bean shaped bodies, long spind...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/These-Jerboas-Look-Like-Real-Life-Pokemon/

Go Baby, Go!

[http://youtu.be/U-NE7B0RTdA] (YouTube link)Drs. Cole Galloway, Michele Lobo, and Sam Logan of the the Pediatric Mobility Lab and Design Studio at the University of Delaware started a project called GoBabyGo. It melds mo...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/Go-Baby-Go/

Obey The Mother of Dragons

Obey The Mother of Dragons by Tom Trager Break the chain of mundane clothing with this T-shirt by Tom Trager! You don't need to eat a horse's heart or fight a warlock - just head on over to the NeatoShop...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/Obey-The-Mother-of-Dragons/

Pac-Man Fish Tank

A conventional fish tank is probably boring for its inhabitants. Why not give them something to do to keep their minds occupied? Let them play Pac-Man with this fish tank built by Instructables member an...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/Pac-Man-Fish-Tank/

The Sword of a Thousand Truths

Does anyone really need that many truths? You know what they say, "The truth can hurt." In this case, it hurts the relatively peaceful adventure you were having up until this time. Comic from Chris at Safely Enda...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/The-Sword-of-a-Thousand-Truths/

Happy Gilmore As An 8-Bit Video Game

(Video Link)He went from the ice to the eighteenth hole, punched Bob Barker square in the face and saw what the old guy was truly made of, and brought the hockey fans to the putting green much to the dismay o...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/Happy-Gilmore-As-An-8-Bit-Video-Game/

The Winter Surfers of New England

(Photo: Jon Gaffney)Jon Gaffney of Gear Patrol braved the winter weather to go in search of some of the most daring surfers in the United States. He found them on the coast of New Hampshire, a narrow strip of shoreline k...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/The-Winter-Surfers-of-New-England/

Teens Migrating From Facebook To…

[http://youtu.be/a4mMY2Kl3GY] (YouTube link)First it was MySpace, but that went out of style. Friendster was hot for a short time. Then teenagers caught on to Facebook. But then their parents moved in. Where to go online...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/Teens-Migrating-From-Facebook-To/

The Bizarre Religious Mini Comics By Jack T. Chick

(Video Link)Anyone who has come across one of Jack T. Chick’s little religious comics knows they’re full of strange messages, weird art that looks like it belongs in underground comix from the 60s...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/The-Bizarre-Religious-Mini-Comics-By-Jack-T-Chick/

Neatolinks: Beer Brewed With Brains Because...Zombies?

6 Phrase Origin Myths You've Probably Heard (Mental Floss)So There's A Zombie Beer Being Brewed With Real Brains Now (Paste Magazine)So Many Amazing Superhero Wedding Ideas (Bridal Guide)These 9 Women Gave Birth Without...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/Neatolinks-Beer-Brewed-With-Brains-BecauseZombies/

Bruce Lee Street Art

(Photo: OakOak)The always inventive OakOak--a favorite here at Neatorama--shows Bruce Lee demolishing the public infrastructure of Saint-Étienne, France. He really should pay for the damage he's d...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/Bruce-Lee-Street-Art/

Exotic Animals Drawn from Descriptions

Centuries ago, before photography or mass transit, travelers would come back to Europe from Africa or Asia with tales of strange animals. Artists depicted these animals, but rarely were the travelers and the artists the...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/03/23/Exotic-Animals-Drawn-from-Descriptions/
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