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Steampunk Predator Mask

By Jove, that fellow is using the trees! But if it bleeds, we can dispatch it. Hand me that Krag. Look for the helmet made by the artisans at Skunkworks Props. Link -via Fashionably Geek

Falcon Helmet Cam Video Makes You Feel Like You’re Flying

Falconers in Abu Dhabi have created a mini helmet cam for their falcons, so they can (almost) see through the eyes of the bird as it takes to the air, soaring free and hunting prey. You can see a video recorded with this amazingly tiny helmet cam at the link below, it’s really amazing to watch [...]

The Missing Links: The Bike Helmet You Can’t See (Until You Need It)

Invisible Bike Helmet = Mind Blown The Invisible Bicycle Helmet | Fredrik Gertten from Focus Forward Films on Vimeo. The video starts slow, but wait for the bike helmet reveal. It’s awesome. * We All Get Attacked By A Kangaroo From Time to Time It’s a fact of life. You know that old saying: “Nothing is certain in life [...]

LumaHelm: Bike Helmet Meets Daft Punk

Photo: Craig Sillitoe It’s like bicycle helmet meets Daft Punk. Dutch designer Wouter Walmink created a flashing helmet called LumaHelm with 104 multicolored LED lights that can act as (stylish) indicators: The LumaHelm is based [...]

Gladiator Helmet Made from Gummy Bears

Life in the arena is fast, bloody and short. Protect yourself with this helmet made by gummy bear artist Crummy Gummy. Also, be sure to check his other work at his website, much of which consists of funny scenes acted out by gummy bears. Link -via Walyou | Artist’s Website

Drafting Like a Boss

Watch how this daredevil (helmet? what’s that?) bicyclist goes 55 mph by drafting behind a truck. He’d better pray the truck doesn’t brake all of the sudden: Hit play or go to Link [YouTube] [...]

Custom Predator Helmet With Built-In Targeting Laser

It’s safe to say that this is one of the most epic pieces of cosplay gear I’ve ever seen: a custom made Bone Hunter Primal Elder Predator helmet, complete with built-in tri-dot laser sight and a bad attitude. This incredibly detailed helmet was made by Mike Loh, and if you can scrape up a mere $1050 [...]

Master Chief Helmet Made from Mountain Dew Boxes

This MJOLNIR Powered Assault Armor helmet isn’t as durable as titanium, but it’s considerably cheaper. Think of Cryoprime’s helmet as a starter. Link -via That’s Nerdalicious!

Darth Hoot

Costume retailer recently held a contest for variations on Darth Vader’s iconic helmet. This feathery one wasn’t among the winners, but I think it’s the cutest. Who could resist obeying his every command? Winners and Other Contestants -via The Mary Sue

Cover Version Of Daft Punk’s Derezzed Performed On Floppy Drives

(YouTube Link) Never has an instrument used to play a cover song been more appropriate than this-using five floppy drives, and a bit of software, to cover the Daft Punk hit Derezzed. It’s a crunchy, minimalist sound that’s sure to make robots of all types bob their heads to the beat, which will probably put most humans [...]