During the day, this looks like a normal table with cool blue accents, but when it starts getting dark, you'll see that it starts glowing. There are no electronics involved, just normal resin mixed with pigmented resin, carefully poured into all the nooks and crannies of the wood piece of your choosing. Once that's done, you'll want to sand everything down for a smooth finish, before sealing it with a finish. Continue reading for the full instructions.
Inventor Keahi Seymour has always wanted to run like a speedy animal, and his latest creation was inspired by the gait of ostriches. At the age of 12, he began sketching footwear, and five years later, his first prototype using old Rollerblade boots, became a reality. It consisted of steel tubing, and bungee cords. His new Bionic Boot can propel users forward at up to 25 miles per hour. The eventual goal is to boost the speed to 40mph by upgrading the springy heels with electrical actuators. 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 of an anti-drone slingshot shotgun.
A group of friends from Taiwan's Formosa LEGO club - Zio Chao, Dada, Kimura, Kuan-Wei, Stephanie, Tiger and Will - spent 1.5-months recreating the iconic SHIELD helicarrier from The Avengers with 15,000 bricks, along with other random parts. It measures in at 140cm x 80cm, making it twice the size of the official LEGO set. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Toshiba's Canvio Connect II 2TB Portable Hard Drive is not only rugged, but has plenty of storage for all of your files, and you can pick one up for just $79.99 shipped, today only, originally $189. Access and share content from any device anywhere via the internet. Using the free download of PogoPlug PC software easily upload and download content from any device. Canvio Connect II is pocket-sized and easy to carry. Product page. Continue reading for a video on how to disassemble it, should you need to expand storage.
FreezerBoy Refrigerator Magnets literally turn your fridge, or other home appliances, into a massive Game Boy, albeit one that doesn't work. "Available for fridges of all sizes, this magnet set transforms your kitchen into a vintage geek shrine. These magnets turn your fridge into a giant gaming system, ready to have it's button's pushed. Give a few taps on the D-pad along with a few jabs on the A button and you'll be ready to crack open that freezer in search of a few frosty beverages," according to the product page. 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 British road rage at its finest.
Think of the Jeep Action Camper as an off-road vehicle and mini home in one. Priced from $54000, this expedition vehicle is designed for two people, and built on the Wrangler Unlimited chassis. Featuring a pop-up roof, fiberglass body, king-sized bed, lots of storage space, kitchenette set with three-burner stove / refrigerator, a toilet, an optional shower, as well as a fold-up dining area. Continue reading for a video and more information.
If you love the outdoors, and want an alternative to camping in a tent, then look no further than Cocoon Tree. This structure can be assembled and mounted using normal tools in just 2-hours. Best of all, its air-conditioning mechanisms can be powered entirely by the sun and wind. Rigged with ropes and secured by nets, the 130-pound structure boasts 12 locking points for both suspension and lateral stability. Inside, one can fit a large mattress, and a custom made duvet, comfortably accommodating 2 people. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Northrop Grumman has just won the contract to produce the next-generation stealth bomber, and while technical specifications weren't announced, we do know that each unit will cost a minimum of $564-million. Other known details include: the aircraft package consists of engines and sub-systems, with Initial Operational Capability set for 2025. Continue reading for a video of the concept in action, and more information.
If you've always wanted a real-life aimbot, look no further than TrackingPoint's Shotglass Shooting Glasses, paired with one of their precision guided firearms. They feature an integrated HD camera, wide-screen WQVGA display, and the Android operating system for easy video recording. Once activated, it can provide you with two unique fields of view on every shot, and the capability to shoot around corners. 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 of a robot making a hole-in-one.
Amazon's 7" Kindle Fire w/Special Offers is perfect as a backup, or for everyday use, and you can pick one up for $39.99 shipped, today only, originally priced at $49.99. The fast quad-core processor consists of four high-performance 1.3 GHz cores for quick app launches, smooth games and videos, and great overall performance. It also features a 1024 x 600 IPS display with 171 ppi for a bright display with vivid colors and whiter whites. Enjoy a great viewing experience at all angles through a combination of IPS (in-plane switching) technology and an advanced polarizing filter. Product page. Continue reading for a full video review.