Tag - cool

Chandelier of the Damned

So what must it be like to dine at Clive Barker‘s place? Well, I would imagine something like this over the dining room table: From a distance, The Fall of the Damned appears to be an organic and intricately textured ornament. Upon...

Mimi Traillette and Her Legion of Octopi

Mimi Traillette makes plushie octopi. We’re talking…lots of them. Using all manner of materials. She even made one for Unidentified Madman. Check out the whole lot of them on her LJ here. Found via Neatorama.

Apokolips at night

Tree of Life or Apokolips at Night? You Must...

Okay, there’s nothing Fourth World about this, honestly. It’s a visualization of the “tree of life.” Click here to get the full skinnee and the larger image. With the larger image you can almost see Baron Karza down...

Just in Time Watch: Finally, a Solution For...

This watch is smarter than I am. Which doesn’t take much: my digital calculator watch in the 80s was smarter than I am. But I digress. This Just in Time Watch will figure out what your next appointment is, check traffic via your cell...

Xmas Robot

Mini-Robots and the Invasion to Come: The...

This Instructable was originally created with Xmas in mind, but it’s one of those perennial cool ideas: you make a little robot that stores solar energy doing the day and blinks to “radio home for reinforcements” once the...

FAO’s Make Your Own Monster

In the realm of stuff that is cool for kids but pricey but damn cool for kids, FAO Schwarz has got a Make Your Monster offering. Kids draw a monster–FAO creates them a stuffed doll version of the monster. Of course, the monster the kid...

Sakakibara Kikai Land Walker: Mecha for Real!

It’s the Sakakibara Kikai Land Walker and it shuffles about and fires off small round projectiles at Space Invaders. We’ve mentioned it before but hey, now the videos are on YouTube. Bonus. It’s cool and all but we’ve...

Go Go Soviet Gadgets!

A nifty Soviet gadget gallery. Of course, the standout is the Soviet lunar lander. Some of you are now thinking: man, what a cool idea for an alt-history short story. Me, I’m thinking: man, can you imagine what the Soviet version of...

Photoshop Phobia-a-Go-Go

One of the freakiest Photoshop contests in recent memory: Worth1000’s doing extreme phobias. I just think it’s cool that we live in a world where a concept like totohominisexcitodiablolusfructusphobia can exist. Found via Boing...