The Trap-Jaw Ant: Fastest Jaws In The World

December 29, 2007 at 11:16 pm | Posted in Biology, Science | Leave a comment

It’s one thing to read about it, but it’s another thing entirely to see it in action.

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Terminus

December 29, 2007 at 11:14 pm | Posted in Animation, Architecture, CG, Eye Candy, Film | Leave a comment

Short film by Trevor Cawood (with YouTube backup, in case of website failure) about a man haunted by a concrete companion.

How Many Five-Year Olds Could You Take In A Fight?

December 29, 2007 at 11:13 pm | Posted in Humor | Leave a comment

A question(aire) for the ages.

The Vela Supernova Remnant

December 17, 2007 at 1:46 am | Posted in Astronomy, Eye Candy | Leave a comment

One gixapixel of stars for your jaw-dropping exploration.

Cut-The-Knot

December 17, 2007 at 1:37 am | Posted in Mathematics, Reference | Leave a comment

Lots of maths, including 75 proofs of the Pythagorean Theorem.

The Frailty Poem

December 17, 2007 at 1:30 am | Posted in Drawing, Webware | Leave a comment

Alphabetical emo-poetry, accompanied by work on Ze Frank’s Scribbler.

The Bacterial Art of Eshel Ben-Jacob

December 17, 2007 at 1:27 am | Posted in Art, Biology, Chemistry, Eye Candy, Science | Leave a comment

Life as paint.

Zwingo

December 17, 2007 at 1:26 am | Posted in Games, Webware | Leave a comment

Fun flash game involving… zwinging.

Beatmixed

December 17, 2007 at 1:24 am | Posted in Gratis, Mashup/Remix, Music | Leave a comment

Classy mashup archive with a tuner you can use to see which ones you like!

Pitbull Armory

December 7, 2007 at 10:21 pm | Posted in Crafts, Weapons | Leave a comment

The latest in archaic man, woman, dog, horse, and squirrel defense.

Practical Motion Capture In Everyday Environments

December 6, 2007 at 8:23 am | Posted in Technology | Leave a comment

Who needs a sound stage?

Haas

December 6, 2007 at 8:23 am | Posted in Art, Music, Webware | Leave a comment

Melting chocolate has never been so poignant or disturbing.

The Voice Of The London Underground

December 6, 2007 at 8:20 am | Posted in Humor | Leave a comment

Emma Clarke was fired from her job as the voice of London’s subway announcements when she created these humorous parodies of her professional work.

Chain Factor

December 6, 2007 at 8:18 am | Posted in Games, Webware | Leave a comment

Flash fun for the whole family (who can count to 7).

“Moo!” by Cyriak

December 6, 2007 at 8:18 am | Posted in Animation, Music | Leave a comment

You’ll never look at a cow the same way again.

Nemozob’s Mashups

December 5, 2007 at 8:36 pm | Posted in Gratis, Mashup/Remix, Music | Leave a comment

Mashing up the old school.

Child’s Play

December 5, 2007 at 8:29 pm | Posted in Charity, Games | Leave a comment

Created by the guys at Penny Arcade, Child’s Play has fought the image that gamers are misanthropes by gathering gamers together to support and provide games for children’s hospitals in (as of this writing) five countries.

The Dangerous Ground Project

December 5, 2007 at 8:26 pm | Posted in Advertising, Charity, Kinesthetics, Propaganda, Weapons | Leave a comment

Working to raise funds and draw attention to the global problem of landmines.  With a little help of an intrepid ‘traceur’ (one who practices parkour), their videos page is well worth checking out.

How To Make A 3D Paper Snowflake

December 4, 2007 at 10:44 pm | Posted in Crafts | Leave a comment

Just use paper, scissors, and tape!

Ransom Note Generator

December 4, 2007 at 10:43 pm | Posted in Webware | Leave a comment

I’m gonna get you… a ransom note generator.

Landprint

December 4, 2007 at 5:40 pm | Posted in Crafts, Photography, Technology | Leave a comment

The wizards at Kitchen Budapest have a method for carving photographic likenesses into field-sized patches of land.

Square The Square

December 4, 2007 at 5:37 pm | Posted in Mathematics | Leave a comment

A few results of “nowhere-neat” square tiling.

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