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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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V&A to host David Bowie retrospective

(From The Telegraph) A British legend who changed the face of music and fashion in the Seventies, David Bowie’s impact still resonates as much today as it did forty years ago. So who better to star as the subject of a maj...
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Star Wars meets ancient Rome

(From Kotaku) Custom toy builder Sillof has made quite a name for himself in the past few years turning random action figures into themed, fantasy sets of Star Wars pieces. His previous efforts, like Second World War and Steamp...
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Sovereign of the Seas

Model warship that takes longer to build than the real thing

(From The Telegraph) A new weekly magazine Sovereign of the Seas is offering readers the chance to make their own model warship by providing the parts and instructions over 135 issues. However building the replica will not only...
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Marvel’s Venom moving to Philadelphia

(From The Jakarta Post) Philadelphia’s getting a new anti-hero — in the pages of Marvel Comics. Marvel Entertainment LLC says that Venom, a brute with big teeth and an elongated tongue who’s made a habit of sparri...
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The lost years of Ben Kenobi

The Star Wars movies covered a huge chunk of time but some things remain unknown. The Ben Kenobi Mythos Polystone Statue provides a great look at what might have happened between Ewan McGregor’s Obi-Wan Kenobi becoming Alec G...
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Gameplay demo for Metal Gear Solid 5

(From Geeks of Doom) Video game legend Hideo Kojima was on hand at the PAX 2012 convention recently to talk about his Metal Gear Solid franchise. Kojima didn’t announce the highly anticipated Metal Gear Solid 5 fans were hopi...
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Blizzard releases WoW patch 5.04

(From Geeks of Doom) With the newest World of Warcraft expansion, Mists of Pandaria set to launch on September 25th, Blizzard Entertainment released Patch 5.04. This patch paves the way for Pandaria. The new Talent System overh...
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Fan made ‘Batpod’ motorbike

(From The Telegraph) Motorbikes may dominate the roads of Vietnam but the ‘Batpod’ that Vu Tung Lam designed and built, using scrap metal and an old Suzuki, is definitely one of a kind. Mr Lam said locals in his hom...
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Toaster can catapult toast onto your plate

(From Enpundit) Finally, someone has made breakfast logical and neurosis friendly. From the Bread Slicer that allows laser-perfect cuts of bread to the grid-printed plate, silverware, and placement—the “Holy Grail of ta...
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Sonic Screwdriver

Change the channel like a true Time Lord

(From Daily Mail) For the Doctor Who’s faithful Sonic Screwdriver, which can operate on pretty much any object in the Universe except wood, is now available to the humans of Earth, in the form of a humble television remot...
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Ellen Ripley would hate this t-shirt

(From io9) This incredibly well-done augmented reality image will superimpose upon you a baby xenomorph bursting out of your rib cage. Watch this perfectly painless demonstration. You can purchase the t-shirt for at Fingerfunk ...
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Batman of Shangai

The Dark Knight gets a Chinese redesign

(From Idesingtimes) If the “Dark Knight Rises” left you unsatisfied and craving more Caped Crusader action then this animated short is exactly what you’ve been waiting for. Prepare to watch Catwoman run throug...
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Bob Ross Clothespin Doll

Bob Ross clothespin doll

Ever wanted to learn how to be a better painter? Well Bob Ross could show you how! His daytime educational TV show has made him an icon. We all need more happy trees in our lives. You can purchase his doll for $40.00 from etsy.
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The Fliz Bike

Fred Flintstone would love this bike

(From Dvice) Back in the stone age, Fred Flintstone would drive his car along using his feet, so why not get rid of a bike’s pedals and gears and drive it along in the same way? The Fliz Bike concept from Germany does jus...
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