The internet is a goldmine for wasting time, especially when it comes to memes and random images. Some users have come across quite a few painfully obvious signs that probably did not need to be put up. For example, putting a "Caution: Fire is Hot" sign right next to a scalding flame, probably isn't the smartest idea, but whoever happens to blow right past this sign, there's a nice fence railing to keep you safe from the heat. Continue reading to see all the signs. Click here for a few bonus images.
Matthew Riese has always been fond of the DeLorean, but wanted to create a model like no other. So, he spent 2-years creating the world's first and only DeLorean hovercraft, powered by a 16 hp engine capable of hitting a top speed of 23 mph. It's based on the Hov Pod hovercraft kit, but with a fully custom DeLorean body. "If making this makes me crazy, I don't wanna be sane," said Riese. Unfortunately, this super fan doesn't plan on selling this unique creation anytime soon, nor can it go back to the future. Click here for the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for the five most popular viral videos today, including one of 100-year-old life hacks you probably didn't know existed.
Camp Redblood and The Essential Revenge by Pat Hines was illustrated entirely in MS Paint, and not for the novelty. "I suck at Photoshop and other programs, and have worked exclusively in Microsoft Paint for over ten years...I honed my craft working long overnights at a hospital reception desk," said Hines. The book is basically about a summer camp set in the 1980s that is surrounded by ghosts and monsters and 'filled with goofy campers and counselors, where the teenagers are always trying to get drunk.' Continue reading for more pictures and information.
For those who want to experience a hypercar, but only have $60,000 to spare, look no further than the Daymak C5 Blast Go-Kart. This all-electric beast features a series of Electric Ducted Fan motors to help it weigh a mere 100kg, while a liquid-cooled 10kW brushless motor provides exhilarating performance. This means a 0-60mph time of just 1.5-seconds, faster than any street-legal hypercar on the market today. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny demotivational posters gallery. Continue reading for a viral video showing what it's like to live in one of the world's most remote locations.
Before the internet and prevalence of computers, school was a lot different. Now, looking up something for a research paper is as easy as turning on your computer, but some people are taking creativity to the next level. For example, this math teacher decided to draw a protractor on the ground for students to use for measuring angles, complete with marked degrees. Continue reading for more creative school ideas that you probably never thought of before. Click here for a few bonus ideas.
When is a NERF gun not just a toy? When The Hacksmith gets his hands on one of them. To be more specific, it shoots red hot ferrocerium, which explodes on impact into a cloud of sparkling shrapnel in excess of 3000° C. How does it work? It's basically an air gun that shoots a custom over the barrel ferrocerium dart, heated by a 1000W induction coil until it is glowing red. The key to not getting burned is a string from the trigger to trip the quick release valve. 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 everyday inventions you didn't know came from DARPA.
Ever wonder what video game consoles would look like as real cars? If so, then the crew at Jennings Ford Direct have just the vehicles for you, starting with the NES car. It retains the classic boxy shape, complete with controller port, cartridge slot windows, and gamepad buttons. Other consoles include: the Atari 2600, Game Boy Color, and Nintendo Switch. Continue reading to see them all.
The Traxxas 8S X-Maxx is no ordinary remote-controlled truck, as it measures in at 2.5-feet in length and weighs 20-pounds. It can achieve speeds in exess of 50 mph, thanks to a 1200XL brushless motor, an all-metal gear drive train, oil filled aluminum shocks, strengthened axles, an integrated wheelie bar, and and large 8" tires. The all-new Torque-Biasing Center Drive improves driveline durability and drives larger module ring and pinion gears on the toughest differentials the company has ever produced. Get one here now. Continue reading for another video, more pictures and information.
IKEA's Frakta tote bag has been a popular item amongst DIYers, especially after fashion retailer Balenciaga released a similar tote priced at $2,145. For those who live near one of their furniture warehouses, these ideas may be a great weekend project or two. Starting off, we have a laptop backpack that may not look the prettiest, but it will most certainly get the job done. continue reading for more clever things that people have made with these bags. Click here for a few bonus images.
First, there was TinyCircuits' Tiny Arcade, a miniature arcade cabinet that fits on just about any desk. Now, the company has unveiled what could quite possibly be the world's smallest, yet functional, game console, called "TinyScreen". This DIY machine includes all the parts required to build and play popular games, like Flappy Bird, Asteroids, and Space Invaders. Continue reading for another video and more information.