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‘Forgotten Giants’ of Denmark

(From Lost at e Minor) A Danish scrap artist has put six massive wooden trolls in nature spots amidst the woods of Western Copenhagen to encourage people to stray off the popular trail and visit undiscovered and overlooked places. The project intends to bring art out of the enclosed space of a museum and turn [...]

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Therapists are now using ‘Dungeons & Dragons’ to talk to troubled kids

(From Lost at e Minor) Sometimes it can be hard to express how you feel inside. What better place to open up emotionally than in a magical realm of wizards, warriors, and mythical beasts? Adam Davis is the co-founder of Wheelhouse Workshop, a therapy group that engages kids in a setting that’s more comfortable than [...]

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Star Wars goes Medieval

(From io9) Star Wars might be in a galaxy far, far away, but it also takes place a long time ago. You know what else was a long time ago? The Middle Ages. It’s one of the reasons this artistic pairing is a perfect fit. Artist André Araújo recently released a colored print called “Star [...]

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Disney is opening a Star Wars Hotel

(From The Independent) Star Wars fans will soon be able to play their part in an interactive adventure inspired by the film franchise, as a new Star Wars inspired resort has been confirmed by head honchos at Disney. The hotel will be part of Disney’s new “360 vacation” concept – the brand wants to create [...]

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In a post-Pokemon Go world, the big craze is playing hide-and-seek with rocks

(From Lost at e Minor) Forget Netflix and Twitter, people in East Idaho have decided to take a pause from the frenetic digital life and play hide-and-seek with hand painted rocks. Talk about going old school! Thousands of enthusiasts in the region have signed up to this particular game that involves colorfully hand painting rocks [...]


 
 
 

 
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World’s first affordable 3D printer

(From The Sun)  An incredible 3D desktop printer that promises it can create just about anything has gone on sale – costing just $2,199. The MakerBot Replicator 2 allows users to design anything from toys and gadgets to ...
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‘Aliens: Colonial Marines’ Collector’s Edition for 30% off

(From Geeks of Doom) Amazon is running a sale on the video game Aliens: Colonial Marines Collector’s Edition for Xbox 360 and Playstation 3 for $69.99 each (that’s 30% off the list price of $99.99). The standard editions ar...
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Robots made from old wine corks

(From Bitrebels) Reddish Studio and Monkey Business Design collaborated to create a robot collection from old wine corks called Corkers. There are 4 different designs, and each one has a name. There’s Yuri (a hero), Bella (cu...
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Dancer bends light in stunning projection-mapped performance

(From The Creators Project) Inside a cube fashioned from translucent veils, a dancer takes a visual journey into a 3D space between dreams and reality. Hakanaï is a digital solo performance from Adrien M / Claire B that made i...
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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies FIRST LOOK!

Warner Bros. has released the first images to the third installment of The Hobbit trilogy, The Battle of the Five Armies, which includes first look photos containing Gandalf, Bard the Bowman and Legolas.
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The giant eagles of Middle-Earth have landed – in Wellington

(From Wellington Scoop) Two Great Eagles are now flying in Wellington Airport’s main terminal building, giving Gandalf a glimpse of the runway. Gandalf is atop one of them, bringing news to the Middle of Middle-Earth. Weighin...
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‘Terminator Genisys’ Super Bowl spot and poster

Paramount Pictures has released the Super Bowl spot for Terminator Genisys, the next installment in the Terminator franchise with returning star Arnold Schwarzenegger. The movie stars Arnold Schwarzenegger as the T-800 Terminat...
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Raiden Inferno Armor Version Sixth-Scale Figure

It’s time to gear up with the Raiden Inferno Armor Version Sixth-Scale Figure, based on the popular character’s look in Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. Raiden is armed and ready for action with this 12.60-inch-tall figure t...
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Metallica to play Antarctica without amps

(From The Guardian) Metallica’s upcoming concert in Antarctica won’t just be their most remote gig of all time – it will be their quietest. The band have confirmed plans for a show on the planet’s iciest con...
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How to play Valkyria Chronicles 3 even if you don’t speak Japanese?

(From Kotaku) In the year-and-a-half since the Japanese release of Valkyria Chronicles 3, it’s become painfully apparent that it will not be leaving Japanese shores–at least in the foreseeable future. If you are one of the ...
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London tube map recreated as a radio

(From Daily Mail) Underground radio stations have a rich history in the UK – but this device gives the term a whole new meaning. A designer has created a fully functioning radio, which has the entire London tube map built...
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Idolls: An installation that’s every geek’s fantasy

The Idolls collection is an walkable installation by the Berlin-based designer Klaus R. Zimmermann. The project deals with the topic IDOLS & ANTI-IDOLS. What are idols & anti-idols in these days? How do people become an...
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Glasses that make you less depressed

(From Geekologie) This is Seqinetic, a pair of €59 (~$75) “sun” glasses that have six LEDs and a reflector to shoot a comforting white “daylight” spectrum of light around your eyes (but not directly in...
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If Simpsons characters starred in the Last of Us

If Simpsons starred in the Last of Us…

(From Kotaku) …it’d probably look like this. Via DeviantArt user Raqos, here’s a brilliant look at what would happen if The Last of Us took place in Springfield. And now we kind of want to play the video game ...
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