First off, this could quite possibly be linked to the Black Knight Satellite. Tyler Glockner, best known as "SecureTeam10" on YouTube, recently uploaded a video of what appears to be a strange UFO hovering above Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, Ohio. The was captured by a couple last Wednesday as they were heading home, admiring the sunset near the military installation. Mr. Glockner claims that it's the third sighting of this same object by three separate sources. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one showing what happens when you strap an action cam onto a cheetah.
To the untrained eye, or just someone who doesn't see Veyrons everyday, this may look like the real deal, but in fact, it's a replica based on a 2001 Mercury Cougar. The replica grille as well as a front bumper was modeled after the Veyron Super Sport, right down to the quad-turbocharged 8.0-liter W16 engine in the rear. In reality, it's powered by a less impressive 3.0-liter V6 Duratec engine. Continue reading for more interesting pictures from around the web.
The LEGO Technic 42043 Mercedes-Benz Arocs Truck has 2,793 pieces and an advanced pneumatic system, all for $181.29 shipped, today only, originally $229.99. Turn on the included Power Functions large motor and engage the advanced pneumatic system for complete control over an array of exciting motorized functions. You can operate the ultra-versatile crane arm mechanism, open and close the grabber, extend the outriggers or raise and lower the tipper body. Product page. Continue reading for a speed build video and more information.
Star Trek fans rejoice! Designer Dave Delisle has created a North Face shuttlecraft tent that may not be suited for intergalactic travel, but would be great for the outdoors. When set up, it can comfortable accommodate two people, and the design easily folds into a carrying case after a good night's rest. "It's not such a far-fetched idea. Star Trek V began with Kirk, Spock, and McCoy camping in the great outdoors," said Delisle. Click here to view the first image in this week's geek life gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a pool being filled with liquid nitrogen and then set on fire.
Car tuners from Kazakhstan recently converted an old 1990s W140 S-Class into a Rolls-Royce Phantom, including the taillights, porthole rear windows, and even suicide doors. The entire kit was made from fiberglass, and they decided to top things off with a matte grill hood. Now a few things they didn't get quite right are the grille, door thickness, and obviously, the interior. Continue reading for pictures of the build process from start to finish.
Japanese artist Tokujin Yoshioka may not be a waterbender, but he does specialize in creating water-themed home pieces, like this amazing bench. During the casting process, gold brass is melted in a 1100° furnace, poured into a sand mold, left to cool, and then polished by experienced craftsmen to create its shimmering gold surface. Continue reading for a few "making of" pictures and information.
A Russian gamer spent 2-months building a custom drone from scratch based on Half-Life 2's City Scanner. Measuring 80cm x 55cm. it's mainly comprised of a carbon fiber (carbon) shell, along with expanded polystyrene, and features ar DJI Naza-M Lite flight controller, AX-2810Q-750KV brushless quadcopter motors, an Afro ESC 30Amp, three-bladed screws, as well as a 3300mAh 4S 30C battery. When fully charged, it can fly for 11-minutes. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one showing 9 awesome LEGO life hacks.
Paying homage to the Peugeot L45 from 1916, the futuristic-looking, 2,205-pound L500 R Hybrid boasts a plug-in hybrid powertrain, developed by Peugeot Sport Teams. It consists of a 266-horsepower petrol engine and two electric motors, one on each axle, generating a combined 493-horsepower and 730 pound-feet of torque, good for a 0-60mph time of 2.5 seconds. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Lenovo's ThinkPad E450 14" Laptop is perfect for business or travel, and it's being offered for only $349.99 shipped, today only, originally $699.99. It features an Intel Core i5-5200U Processor (3M Cache, up to 2.70 GHz), 4GB of DDR3L SDRAM, a 500GB 7200RPM HDD, fingerprint Reader, Intel HD Graphics 5500 and more. Product page. Continue reading for a full video review and more information.
First there was the TerraDrone, now NERF has unveiled a followup, the Elite Terrascout RC Drone Blaster. In addition to the turret-style gun up top, this awesome gadget sports an integrated camera that comes complete with a live video feed that lets you remotely navigate and fire at enemies. If you decide that the live video feed just isn't enough, you'll also be able to record 720p video clips while out on missions, which can be exported later and uploaded to the internet should you so desire. Click here to view the first image in this week's things that look like other things gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of all the electronics inside a police patrol car.