World’s Strangest

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Between Two Trucks

Link Scroll down for today’s pictures & links. Between Two Trucks… This is one of the most incredible stunts we’ve seen: called the “Ballerina Stunt”, this is walking the high line between two speeding trucks, hoping to make it before the line hits the tunnel… Link Today’s pictures & links: Penthouse, Redefined Some private cottages situated on top of the eight-story mall [...]

Super-Precise Automatic Musical Instrument

LinkScroll down for today’s pictures & links. Super-Precise Automatic Musical Instrument You may have seen this fake (3D animated) automated instrument before, made by Animusic way back in 2001 – click here. Now you can see the actual “Pipe Dream” real instrument in action! It’s been brought to life by Intel, and plays real music with real [...]

Beyond Spectacular: Super Climb!

Link Scroll down for today’s pictures & links. Beyond Spectacular: Super Climb! This is Ueli Steck’s record speed solo climb of the the Eiger’s radical North Face (from the film “Swiss Machine”, created by Sender Films). He did it in just… 2 hours, 47 minutes and 33 seconds: Link Today’s pictures & links: Sprawling Monster This is Ferrari World: the newest Abu [...]

Gas Powered Everything

LinkScroll down for today’s pictures & links. Gas Powered Everything Granted, this is the ad for Nissan (no, we’re not getting paid for it’s inclusion) – but we thought, it was wonderfully, creatively made and inspired by neat steampunk (gaspunk?) sensibilities, worthy of good look on DRB: Link For a look at Nuclear Powered Everything, see our recent article! Today’s [...]

Cat vs. Metronome

LinkScroll down for today’s pictures & links. Cat vs. Metronome A metronome has found this cat’s inner frequency, or so it seems. Another cat comes to check it out, and remains totally unperturbed… Oh, and here is a classic “Cat vs. Printer” video. Link Today’s pictures & links: German Television Tower Models Looking like some inspired DIY project, these models were [...]

Steam Train Transformer

LinkScroll down for today’s pictures & links. Steam Train Transformer Made by Dandeentremont – watch it in High Definition. Some images of the train are here and here. Link Today’s pictures & links: Love at the First Blast: (cover for “Imagination Stories”, June 1953 – see more) ———— World’s Tallest Building Planned for Rome in 1939 Not only Hitler and Stalin (see the article [...]

Shadow Play

LinkScroll down for today’s pictures & links. Shadow Play Ingenious and very tasteful Christmas advert for the Solaria Plaza in Fukuoka City, Japan. url Today’s pictures & links: Tsunami of Fog (image credit: Agus Sutanto) Another somewhat chilling image of storm clouds, often called “the cloud roll”: (original unknown) ———— Crazy About You (original unknown) ———— Dramatic Sculptures The frightened one: (image credit: Anjelicek, seen in Vienna, Austria) The love-sick pair: (image [...]