Archive for September 7th, 2016

A Brief History of Strong Women

Woman have always been strong, but there was a time when women weightlifters and bodybuilders were featured in circus sideshows more often than athletic events. These performers may have been considered odd in their time...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/09/07/A-Brief-History-of-Strong-Women/

The Evolution of Stop-motion Animation

The art of using still pictures to create movies is almost as old as movies themselves. With stop-motion animation we can see inanimate objects move on their own, fantasy creatures that don’t exist, and art in acti...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/09/07/The-Evolution-of-Stop-motion-Animation/

Hero For Fun! - Man Seeking Monster Who Can Withstand More Than One Punch

Hero for Fun! by Coconut_DesignSaitama thought being a hero would be awesome, but it turns out it's just okay since there are only a handful of beings in the universe who can withstand his one punch technique and surviv...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/09/07/Hero-For-Fun-Man-Seeking-Monster-Who-Can-Withstand-More-Than-One-Punch/

Street View of Old San Francisco

Imagine 100 years into the future when history students are studying the past by looking through the 2016 version of Google Street View to see what cities looked like before they were born. Neat huh? It would be awesome...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/09/07/Street-View-of-Old-San-Francisco/

Hacker Fight

Joey and Kyle are trying to hack each other’s websites. They’ve obviously watched too many movies that featured computer hackers. Their battle of one-upmanship involves every stereotypical hacker cliche in th...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/09/07/Hacker-Fight/

The Mass Grave That Holds The Remains Of Five Dozen Circus Performers

Circus performers, vaudevillians and carnival folk are a breed apart from the actors we think of as the backbone of the entertainment industry today.They also form a much more tightly knit communities than those who work...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/09/07/The-Mass-Grave-That-Holds-The-Remains-Of-Five-Dozen-Circus-Performers/

Bloemencorso Zundert 2016

Every year on the first Sunday in September, the town of Zundert, Netherlands, stages a parade of fantastical floats made of dahlias, as part of the Corso Zundert, or Zundert Flower Festival. Bloemencorso Zundert is a pa...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/09/07/Bloemencorso-Zundert-2016/

Comic Artists Discuss The Weirdest Drawing Requests They've Received

Illustrators get used to receiving requests for drawings, especially as they develop their skills around friends and family members who feel requests are the best way to encourage a budding artist.But those encouraging f...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/09/07/Comic-Artists-Discuss-The-Weirdest-Drawing-Requests-Theyve-Received/

Instant Big Man on Campus

Vinny Forte is one of many students in an organic chemistry lecture class that just began at Ohio State University. Dr. Christopher Callam opens the class every year with a demonstration that includes a stunt. He throws...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/09/07/Instant-Big-Man-on-Campus/

Twelve Painfully Obvious Facts Confirmed By Science

Have you ever stated a fact which you felt was painfully obvious only to have somebody ask what you're talking about or, even worse, dispute the validity of your claim?These people clearly missed an important day of ment...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/09/07/Twelve-Painfully-Obvious-Facts-Confirmed-By-Science/

The Top 10 Harley Davidson Motorcycles of All-Time

It’s not surprising that a 113-year-old vehicle company that’s still going strong has a huge catalog of models that includes all shapes, sizes, and specifications. Harley-Davidson has a wide range of motorcyc...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/09/07/The-Top-10-Harley-Davidson-Motorcycles-of-All-Time/

Guy Turns Keurig Coffee Machine Into Bionic Hand

People often see Keurig coffee machines as a good purchase while at the store only to find the overpriced and underwhelming Keurig isn't as useful as a standard coffee machine.So what's a jittery MacGyver to do when they...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/09/07/Guy-Turns-Keurig-Coffee-Machine-Into-Bionic-Hand/

Bizarre String Theories

Neatorama is proud to bring you a guest post from Ernie Smith, the editor of Tedium, a twice-weekly newsletter that hunts for the end of the long tail. In another life, he ran ShortFormBlog.Most guitarists don’...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/09/07/Bizarre-String-Theories/

Gamer Crest - The Crest Of Champions

Gamer Crest by Cory Freeman DesignGamers are a proud breed, and when they meet one another in the wild and start to discuss games it immediately becomes clear that these gamers belong to the same clan. So why don't they...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/09/07/Gamer-Crest-The-Crest-Of-Champions/

This Cat Has Deep Thoughts and Serious Concerns

Herman the Cat is a little guy with big eyes and a deep soul. At least, he certainly seems to think a lot more about important matters than other kitties. Just here he seems to be wondering whether it's worth loving anyo...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/09/07/This-Cat-Has-Deep-Thoughts-and-Serious-Concerns/

Take My Advice

Some sage words of counsel from the advice books of yesteryear, courtesy of Uncle John’s Factastic Bathroom Reader. SMOKE SCREEN “Don’t buy cigars from mysterious-looking forei...

http://www.neatorama.com/2016/09/07/Take-My-Advice/






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