Still trying to get your head out of weekend mode? This simple and geeky test might help get things moving in the right direction. The directions are pretty straightforward and only require that you complete each equation before moving onto the next. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny work pictures gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of real frogs watching their favorite YouTube channel.
This may be the least practical of the inventions, but definitely one of the coolest. Tired of hand-etching the Batman symbol into everything you own? The Batman Branding Iron aims to solve that. This 3D-printed steel branding iron snaps right onto any standard Bic lighter. Simply hold the flame to the metal end for about 1.5-minutes, and you'll be ready to make it look like Batman was there. Continue reading for more simple, yet practical, inventions that make life easier.
Technically speaking, a plot hole is an inconsistency in a movie's storyline that creates a paradox that can't be explained. These include such things as illogical or impossible events, as well as statements or events that contradict earlier events in the storyline. One example would be giving Darth Vader (Anakin Skywalker) the same last name as Luke, and then putting him on Alderaan. Continue reading for more.
Don't have a fork, but have other random utensils laying around? Tying a few toothpicks onto a plastic knife just might be your next best option. Or, if you couldn't afford prime seats at the ballgame, taking photos of the game through a pair of binoculars just might work. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of the luckiest cyclist you'll see this year.
Many of you have already seen the "Ring Clock", but this gadget is currently in the production stages, and will hit stores soon. According to its creators, "it is green with no wasted energy because in real time, when you want, it shows the time... rotation kinetic energy will give the power to the LED lights." Continue reading for more cool pocket-sized gadgets every geek should have.
Another week, another round of ultra geeky cakes that look almost too cool to eat. With that said, did you know that early cakes in England were also essentially bread: the most obvious differences between a "cake" and "bread" were the round, flat shape of the cakes, and the cooking method, which turned cakes over once while cooking, while bread was left upright throughout the baking process? Continue reading for more.
When it comes to real world scenarios, there are usually two kinds of people. In the case of Apple and Google, the decision is split as both operating systems / handsets are on a level playing field - each excel in their own categories. Zomato, a website dedicated to food enthusiasts, has created a few illustrations to show just that. Continue reading to see a few more, including several food-related examples.
Ultraviolet (UV) light is electromagnetic radiation with a wavelength shorter than that of visible light but longer than X-rays (from 400 nm to 10 nm in wavelength). These geeky tattoos can only be seen under a black light lamp, which emits long-wave UVA radiation and little visible light. Fluorescent black light lamps use a phosphor on the inner tube surface, which emits UVA light instead of visible light. Click here to view the first image in today's viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of the five funniest parking lot FAILS.
Getting creative with your food by adding in a few additional garnishes is one thing, these Japanese chefs have gone the extra mile and used everyday items to create works of art, like the panda curry you see above. Other examples include: a rice bear covered with an omelet blanket, several bento box art creations, and lots more. Continue reading to see them all.
Did you know that back in the day, Nintendo took steps to stop game rentals, but didn't take any formal legal action until Blockbuster Video began to make game rentals a large-scale service? That's right, they claimed that renting games would significantly hurt sales and drive up the cost of games. Nintendo lost the lawsuit, but did win on a claim of copyright infringement. Blockbuster was banned from including original, copyrighted instruction booklets with their rented games. In compliance with the ruling, Blockbuster produced their own short instructions - usually in the form of a small booklet, card, or label stuck on the back of the rental box. Continue reading for more.