Archive for September 8th, 2014

Weird Things All Couples Fight About

[http://dai.ly/x25dio2/172499] (DailyMotion link)Let’s be honest -these things are so common, they aren’t really weird at all. But they don’t matter nearly as much as we make them out to. I solved...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/Weird-Things-All-Couples-Fight-About/

Soft, Lightweight Exoskeleton Lets You Run 10% Easier

Jason Kerestes is a graduate student at Arizona State University. With support from DARPA, he has developed the AirLegs exoskeleton. It's a small machine worn on the back that decreases the metabolic cos...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/Soft-Lightweight-Exoskeleton-Lets-You-Run-10-Easier/

Why So Curious? - The Dark Side Of Monkey Madness

Why So Curious? by Andy HuntDark days had fallen upon George's simian slice of heaven since the man with the yellow hat had moved in with his new girlfriend. George's curiosity began to take a dark turn, and he dabbled...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/Why-So-Curious-The-Dark-Side-Of-Monkey-Madness/

Red Panda Cub Settles in at Nashville Zoo

Nashville Zoo welcomed a female red panda cub in early July. Red panda births are highly anticipated, as the species is vulnerable to extinction, their reproduction rate is slow and there is a high infant mortality...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/Red-Panda-Cub-Settles-in-at-Nashville-Zoo/

Legally Required Menu

The liquor laws in Albany, Indiana, state that an establishment that sells liquor by the drink must also serve food. The “minimum food service” is described as “hot soups, hot sandwiches, coffee, milk,...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/Legally-Required-Menu/

Chip 'N Dale Get The Scientifically Accurate Treatment

Chip 'N Dale Rescue Rangers was, like pretty much all Disney cartoons, full of anthropomorphic animal characters doing non-animal things, and that’s why the show was so adorable.Even the thought of chipmunks and mi...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/Chip-N-Dale-Get-The-Scientifically-Accurate-Treatment/

Hair: Expectations vs. Reality

Are you having a bad hair day? Then you must not live inside a shampoo commercial. In that fabled land, your long, flowing locks wave in the breeze like dancing fairies. Each strand keeps perfectly in line and out of you...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/Hair-Expectations-vs-Reality/

The Early Version of Who Framed Roger Rabbit

[http://youtu.be/ME4yxyGZNS4] (YouTube link)Who Framed Roger Rabbit hit theaters in 1988, but it was in development for a long time. Disney bought the right to the novel Who Censored Roger Rabbit? by Ga...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/The-Early-Version-of-Who-Framed-Roger-Rabbit/

Delicious Advertising: A Billboard Made of Cake

[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IbrgLVBpBgE]YouTube LinkBritish confectionery brand Mr. Kipling used 13,360 cakes to make a billboard outside London's Westfield Center mall. The assembly of the billboar...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/Delicious-Advertising-A-Billboard-Made-of-Cake/

The Inspiring Stories Behind 15 Classic Novels

Even the most talented fiction writers start with a kernel of truth. What? You thought novelists just made up stories? Well, yes, mostly, but even the most outlandish tales are born of elements the author knows. Sometime...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/The-Inspiring-Stories-Behind-15-Classic-Novels/

Dog Broke Her Legs, But That Doesn't Stop Her

[http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BJSQQ7-2hEg](Video Link)Jason Sanders' dog jumped off a 6-foot deck, breaking both of her front legs. She won't be able to walk like a normal dog until her the vet takes off her casts. But...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/Dog-Broke-Her-Legs-But-That-Doesnt-Stop-Her/

Funny Pictures of the Day - Sep 9, 2014

How to Train Your Boyfriend Neatoramanauts, rejoice! We've returned with more neat and funny pictures of the day, over on our Lolpic blog NeatoPicto:...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/Funny-Pictures-of-the-Day-Sep-9-2014/

A Collection Of Strange Looking But Useful Japanese Inventions

It seems like every time you see a crazy new invention online, something that really makes you wonder what the heck such a thing could be used for, that item was made in Japan.The Japanese have cornered the market on str...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/A-Collection-Of-Strange-Looking-But-Useful-Japanese-Inventions/

Guardians of Friendship - The Galaxy Awaits

Guardians of Friendship by Omar FelicianoThey were two oddballs who became fast friends, a raccoon and a tree man who battled through days of boredom with their imaginations on a forest moon far, far away. Rocket always...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/Guardians-of-Friendship-The-Galaxy-Awaits/

Teens React to: Nintendo NES System

[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bDOZbvE01Fk#t=388]YouTube LinkIn a video that makes me want to get on Ebay and look for a Nintendo NES, the Fine Brothers have these teenagers try to load, power up and p...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/Teens-React-to-Nintendo-NES-System/

Playful Letters That Pop off the Page

Cyril Vouilloz is an artist from Geneva, Switzerland who goes by the name RYSLEE. When he was a child, RYSLEE liked to draw from memory the logos of different brands. Later he got into graffiti and illustration. His work...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/Playful-Letters-That-Pop-off-the-Page/

Five Ways Social Media Changes the Brain

[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HffWFd_6bJ0#t=94]YouTube LinkAsapSCIENCE supplies us with five more reasons social media is evil. Pay attention: you might soon be using these as additional reasons to pr...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/Five-Ways-Social-Media-Changes-the-Brain/

May the Horse Be With You

Fun thing to do today: try to notice how many times the word “force” is used in news stories. Randall Munroe of xkcd does this text replacement thing every once in a while. This one just happens to have funni...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/May-the-Horse-Be-With-You/

Charlie the Dog is at it Again

[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b9SnLNTQOoo]YouTube LinkCharlie the beagle has been taught that sharing toys with baby Laura is caring (and likely rewarded with doggie refreshments for his generosi...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/Charlie-the-Dog-is-at-it-Again/

Whodunit: The Vandalizing Visitor

The following is a Whodunit by Hy Conrad.  These mysteries are from The Little Giant® Book of Whodunits by Hy Conrad and Matt LaFleur. Can you solve the mystery before you read the solution? (I...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/Whodunit-The-Vandalizing-Visitor/

Cute Baby Goats Compilation

[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=at5h7uNsXI8]YouTube LinkWe shared the "Cute Baby Goats Compilation" part one on Neatorama a few months back. Now here is part two, in all its baby goat glory. These littl...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/Cute-Baby-Goats-Compilation/

The Conveyor Belt of Evolution

It's not the most scientifically accurate depiction of human evolution. But the Doma Collective's Involución Primate is a fun demonstration of millions of years of hominid history that tu...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/The-Conveyor-Belt-of-Evolution/

These Full Color Pancakes Are Edible Works of Art

Our favorite pancake artist, Nathan Shields, now has serious competition. A friend of redditor ptgkgte makes full color pancakes that are almost photographic in their stunning degree of realism. He makes...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/These-Full-Color-Pancakes-Are-Edible-Works-of-Art/

Prosthetic Hand for Kids Has Wolverine Claws

3D printing offers unprecedented opportunities to build custom tools at low cost. The organization e-NABLE focuses on one use for this growing technology: building prosthetic hands for children.One of the organization's...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/Prosthetic-Hand-for-Kids-Has-Wolverine-Claws/

Doc In A Box: Tardis Lovers - Space Cadets

Doc In A Box: Tardis Lovers by CrockteesWhen the 10th and 11th Doctors had a chance meeting in a rather silly pocket of the universe they just couldn't help but act like total goofballs. They'd both just come from a rat...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/Doc-In-A-Box-Tardis-Lovers-Space-Cadets/

Dog Tries Desperately To Save Fish's Life

I think it is sometimes easy to look at animals and not realize that they are a bit of purity in an impure world. People want to write off their actions as all being based on the need to survive, so let me ask you, what...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/Dog-Tries-Desperately-To-Save-Fishs-Life/

The Perfect Home to Enjoy Amazing Mountain Views

Cantilevering a house is a great way to extend your viewing platform and make the most of an already impressive view. This is particularly true in this sleek Japanese home by Kidosaki Architects Studio. Balanced on...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/The-Perfect-Home-to-Enjoy-Amazing-Mountain-Views/

The Glomar Explorer: Howard Hughes' Spy Ship

The following is an article from Uncle John's Curiously Compelling Bathroom Reader.  Shh! This story details one of he most incredible examples of nutty spy technology. Ever. (But don&...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/The-Glomar-Explorer/

Darmok and Jalad at the Mushroom Kingdom

(Image: CBS)"Darmok" is an episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation. It has a truly original and innovative story and is, consequently, among the most popular episodes in the series.In "Darmok," the crew of the...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/Darmok-and-Jalad-at-the-Mushroom-Kingdom/

30 Mind-Blowing Examples of Long Exposure Photography

Photo By Terja SorgjerdLong exposure photography is awesome. I could sit here and use a thesaurus to try to choose fancier words to open with, but really, long exposure photography is awesome. Doesn't matter how you say...

http://www.neatorama.com/2014/09/08/30-Mind-Blowing-Examples-of-Long-Exposure-Photgraphy/










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