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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 [...]


 
 
 

 
Metal Gear Solid

Metal Gear Solid movie in development again

(From Collider) A feature film iteration of the popular video game Metal Gear Solid has gone through quite a few ups and downs over the years, but it now sounds like development on the film is moving forward… again. Konami ha...
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Hipster statues take over the Louvre

(From Huffington Post) As if they didn’t already have the perfect physique… now the Louvre’s classical sculptures have flawless style as well. French photographer Léo Caillard teamed up with digital mastermin...
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Kama pootra

Mind-blowing ways to poop

You’ve read the Kama Sutra. If you have mastered everything that book has to teach you, then it is time to move onto the Kama Pootra Book. You’ll be a regular grunting and gastric guru by the time you are done. And when you...
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R2-D2 Alarm Clock

Let R2-D2 wake you up in the morning

The best Astromech Droid in the Universe can now be your personal alarm clock. It seems like he is destined for greater things, but he really wants to help you wake up. This Star Wars R2-D2 Alarm Clock will make sure that you w...
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Floorplans of famous TV shows

(From Daily Mail) Sometimes it feels like we know the homes in our favourite TV shows better than our own. These three artists certainly do, having spent years sketching out the living spaces of some of the most loved U.S. sitc...
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Giant robotic beetle mech

A large beetle shaped robot ‘Kabutom RX-03′, produced by a Japanese engineer Hitoshi Takahashi is displayed before public at the Tsukuba Festival at Tsukuba city, suburban Tokyo on August 26, 2012. The Kabutom, 11-m...
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Cookie Monster’s original cookie recipe recovered

(From ABC) Turns out Cookie Monster doesn’t just eat cookies, he bakes them, too. Cookie Monster’s famous lines like “Me want cookie!”, “Me eat cookie!”, and “Om nom nom nom” left...
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Tom Waits to appear on The Simpsons

(From The Guardian) Tom Waits is set to appear on The Simpsons. The wry, croaky singer will play himself on an upcoming episode, introducing Homer to a group of survivalists who are preparing for a technological apocalypse. Air...
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The Art and Making of The Dark Knight

(From Geeks of Doom) In 2005, director Christopher Nolan reinvigorated Warner Bros.’ blundering Batman film franchise with Batman Begins, starring Christian Bale as Gotham’s caped crusader. A dark, realistic reboot of DC’...
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Mind Controlled Movie Director

Mind Controlled Movie Director

Ever watch a movie and wish you could change the ending, or at least make sure your favorite character makes it to the end credits? You can with the Mind Controlled Movie Director. Stay calm because it’s not like you can alte...
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Doctor Who: The Asylum of the Daleks

The Daleks of Doctor Who will be scarier

(From The Guardian) Doctor Who showrunner Steven Moffat has said the show has the capacity to be a moneyspinner for the BBC for generations to come. Moffat, the BBC1 show’s executive producer and head writer, said the new...
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Clothes carved from timber

(From Daily Mail) Here’s an artist that likes to go against the grain – making incredible life-like clothes out of wood. Fraser Smith, from Natchez, Mississippi, is a master woodcarver who tries to fool the eye with...
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Tyrion Lannister Statue

Tyrion Lannister statue

(From Kotaku) Dark Horse will next year be releasing this statue based on the Game of Thrones TV series, featuring the likeness of Tyrion Lannister, who is played by Peter Dinklage. Standing 10″ tall and due in February 2...
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K310 keyboard

Washable keyboard

(From Daily Mail) If you’re ever spilt your tea on your keyboard, or wondered about the dust and grime inside it, help could be at hand. Computer firm Logitech launched a keyboard you can simply put in the sink when it ne...
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