Tag Archives: cool stuff

Worlds first glass-bottomed plane

Virgin has created another world-first with the introduction of the technology required to produce the worlds first glass-bottomed plane.

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Monday Music Rewind: Motörhead – Ace Of Spades

Cool retro footage.

See other Music Rewind stuff here.

The Cube desktop 3D home printer by 3D Systems

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Only about $1300. Putting this on the Christmas list!

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A retired snow blower train in Skagway, Alaska

Would not want to be caught on the tracks with this thing coming.
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Colander chopping board

I gotta get this colander chopping board.

Colander chopping board

Rinse&Chop™ Plus is the latest version of this hugely popular, folding chopping board. The functional chopping board incorporates an improved, curved colander feature and a non-slip base. When folded and locked, its unique, innovative design creates a small colander at one end enabling food to be rinsed and drained. When opened and laid flat the design becomes a knife-friendly, non-slip chopping board. $15 on Amazon.

Paintball bow and arrow?

Yep, it’s called the Airo Gun. Buy it here.

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Airplane Playground

Tupelov 124, Ukraine plane

Ukraine is doing it right. This gigantic slide in Ukraine was transformed from a retired airplane. I wish this existed in my neighborhood.  (via)

 

Spider-Man Washes Windows At Children’s Hospital

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Photo: Tampa Bay Times

Clearwater’s High Rise Window Cleaners made several trips from the top of the building to the ground, washing windows and waving at patients.

Faith in humanity restored. Full story and video here.

Optical Illusion

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Instructions:

1. Stare at the red dot on the girl’s nose for 30 seconds.

2. Turn your eyes to a plain surface (your ceiling or blank wall).

3. Blink repeatedly and quickly.

Mind blown?