World’s Strangest

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Shenzhou-9 docks with Tiangong-1

China’s latest space mission to dock a manned capsule with their orbiting space lab has been a success. The mission was launched on Saturday with thre…

iRetrofone Steampunk Dock

This steampunk iphone dock, designed by artist Scott Freeland, is fully functional and has the retro look I love. It is hand-sculpted and hand-cast in urethane resin and is for sale on Etsy. Link – via Book of Joe

Dr Grymm’s Eye Pod Victrola

It may be surprising, but that is a modified iPod, with a working dock and speaker. ”Dr. Grymm” designed the steampunk modification, and has more photos on his Flickr set. Inspired by Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, he has used a motley mix of materials (old typewriters, formed brass and steel, leather and quartz crystals) to put together a [...]