Designed by German architect Matthias Arndt, this Hobbit-inspired house is situated on the side of cliff, and features a sharp triangular roof and covered with glass on all sides. On the inside, soft glowing lights keep things bright while creating a cozy environment during the winter months. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
The 2017 VUHL 05RR Roadster is literally a street-legal F1 car with seating for two, thanks to a carbon fiber chassis and various other lightweight bits. Tipping the scales at just 1,411-pounds dry weight, it's powered by a 2.3 liter EcoBoost engine that produces 385-horsepower and 369 pound-feet of torque, paired with a 6-speed sequential gearbox that enables it to go from 0-62mph in only 2.7-seconds. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Terrafugia's flying car designs have been in development for quite some time (2006), but their latest model, the TF-X, has just received FAA approval. Featuring fold-out wings and helicopter-like rotor blades, the semi-autonomous TF-X has a cruising speed of around 200mph, powered by a 300-horsepower engine. The company is hoping that its full-sized unmanned prototype, with a 4-person capacity and 500-mile range, will be ready to hit the skies by 2018. "The TF-X operator will have final say over whether an approved landing zone is actually a safe place in which to land, and they may abort the landing attempt at any time," said a representative. 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 five simple science experiments you can try at home today.
Kuhl Racing spent over 6-months creating this GT-R, starting with a fiberglass bodykit, which was then intricately hand engraved. Once that was completed, the car was given an 18K gold finish. Unfortunately, it'll set you back over $1-million if you decide to purchase this luxurious one-off beast. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and additional information. Click here for a few more bonus shots, including a couple of the exhaust.
The Steam Controller lets you play your entire collection of Steam games on your TV-even the ones designed without controller support in mind, and it's being offered for only $34.99 (order now and it ships when in stock), today only, originally $49.99. It sports dual trackpads, HD haptic feedback, dual-stage triggers, back grip buttons, and fully-customizable control schemes. Find your favorite mappings in the Steam Community, or create and share your own. Product page. Continue reading for another video review and more information.
YouTube user "Sufficiently Advanced" has created a real flame-shooting Cyclops visor, and no mutant powers are required. However, anyone looking to recreate this will need methanol, acetone, strontium chloride, red tiki torch fuel, and a peristaltic pump triggered by a mechanism on the side of the helmet to deliver the flames. 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 a crazy stunt driver who jumps outside of his car to perform tricks.
New iPhone 7 photos have emerged from a source in China, and it reportedly shows a larger CMOS lens hole on the standard 4.7-inch model. The next-generation "Plus" model will reportedly have dual cameras, and possibly larger lenses as well. You can also expect a faster A10 CPU and a larger battery in both models. Continue reading for a picture of the new headphone jack-less chassis.
UNIHABITAT's Mewgaroo Hoodie became an internet sensation last year, but now, the company has unveiled a new version, just for the summer. Its made from 100% double-knit cotton, keeping the fabric breathable and comfortable in hot weather, while the integrated cinch pouch can hold up to 15-pounds, perfect for your feline friend(s). Continue reading for more pictures and information.
Rolls-Royce has unveiled a new type of autonomous ship that will be used to transport cargo around the world. These unmanned vessels are controlled from a central holodeck, and could hit seas by 2020. Yes, it does come equipped with a central holodeck bridge, called the "Future Operator Experience Concept". The smart workstations automatically recognize crew members when they walk into the bridge, while the windows of the bridge double as augmented reality displays. "We are entering a truly exciting period in the history of shipping, where technology, and in particular the smart use of Big Data is going to drive the next generation of ships. Over the next ten to 20 years we believe Ship Intelligence is going to be the driving force that will determine the future of our industry, the type of ships at sea, and the competence levels required from tomorrow's seafarers," said Mikael Makinen, Rolls-Royce President. 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 interesting butane torch and tube experiment.
Could Mars be home to tiny humanoid aliens? Images captured by Curiosity Rover's Mastcam allegedly show a creature peering out from around a rock. "This human-like figure is peering around the corner of a rock wall and I can make out its head, chest, shoulders, arm, leg, knee, and foot from this one close up photo," said UFO researcher Scott Waring. Continue reading for another video and more information.