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Nutella Swirl Doughnut Muffins

May I suggest some Nutella icing? And possibly some Nutella filling injected into the center? You can’t be too careful. You won’t want to end up insufficently Nutellad. Link -via Tasteologie | Photo: Baker Street

Sweet Geek Fashions Based On Classic Video Games

Back in May, artist Amanda Hemmons came up with a ton of great women’s fashions based on The Avengers. Big Fish Games was so impressed by the design that they asked her to try her hand at designing women’s fashions based on classic video games. You can see her Sonic look above and her Link [...]

Archive: July 2012

Land Speed Record Vehicles, Part 2: Jet Propulsion 1960s-1980s Most beautiful streamlined shapes in the Sixties (of course) Land Speed Record Vehicles, Part 1: The Pioneers The Thrilling Story Of The Land Speed Record and The Fastest Men On Earth The Fearsome Scale of Phobos …superimposed over a European city Suddenly… Giraffe! (Funny Pics) All the cute, and the crazy, of giraffe’s [...]

Droidfriend

(YouTube link) May this is droid you’re looking for! C-3PO sings you a love song, a parody of Justin Bieber’s “Boyfriend.” -via The Daily What Geek

World War I Centennial: Carving up the Ottoman Empire

The First World War was an unprecedented catastrophe that killed millions and set the continent of Europe on the path to further calamity two decades later. But it didn’t come out of nowhere. With the centennial of the outbreak of hostilities coming up in 2014, Erik Sass will be looking back at the lead-up to [...]

Archive: May 2012

Lovely Japanese Vintage Ads Industrial Design with a Deliciously Cute Factor Car Dashboards as Works of Art New & old, weird & beautiful “dashes” DRB Pic of the Day: Cold War Jet Fighter F-80 jet, in all its Chrome-like Glory Star Wars Superfun Update Big Bang explosion of creativity! Liquid Art & Droplet Photography One Ordinary Drop of Water Precariously Leaning Towers of [...]

Quiz: Name the Top Tornado States

On May 31, 1985, one of the largest tornado outbreaks in North America occurred, with 43 twisters crossing Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York, and Ontario. These areas don’t normally get too many tornadoes. Can you figure out which ten U.S. states are hit the most? Take the Quiz: Name the Top Tornado States

Teacher to Parents on National Teacher Day: “You Suck”

!–start_raw–> May 8th was National Teacher Day, and teachers have a message for all you parents. Jimmy Kimmel obliged to send along the clip: Hit play or go to Link [YouTube] (A bit of NSFW [...]

World War I Centennial: Recalling the Messenger

The First World War was an unprecedented catastrophe that killed millions and set the continent of Europe on the path to further calamity two decades later. But it didn’t come out of nowhere. With the centennial of the outbreak of hostilities coming up in 2014, Erik Sass will be looking back at the lead-up to [...]

The Origin of International Workers’ Day

May first is often called May Day for various reasons, but it is also International Workers’ Day. The date chosen is in commemoration of the Chicago Haymarket Massacre, an incident which began with a labor demonstration on May 1, 1886 in which 35,000 workers walked off their jobs to demand an eight-hour workday. Escalating tensions [...]