Cracked Log Lamp

Photo credit: Duncan Meerding

These Cracked Log Lamps look normal at first, but at the flip of a switch, they illuminate everything around you with LED lights. Created by Duncan Meerding, these creative pieces are made from real pieces of wood, and can also be used as a stool or table, in addition to a light source. One caveat: one of these lamps will run you about $780, due to each piece being handcrafted to order. Click here to view the first image in this week’s funny school pictures gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a cool-looking kinetic machine that serves no real purpose.