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Coffee Cup Cookie

Everything you see here is edible. Except possibly the saucer, spoon and placemat. But give those a try, too. Maybe they’re as good as The Cookie Fairy’s cookie coffee cups made with caramel and Baileys Irish Cream. Link (Translation) -via Tasteologie

The Lost Scripts, Part II: Indiana Jones and the Saucermen from Mars

While it’s not unusual for a film to have unused screenplays hiding in a filing cabinet somewhere, the lost scripts of Indiana Jones are a fascinating look at what might have been for everyone’s favorite whip-wielding, fedora-wearing archaeologist. Today let’s discuss Indiana Jones and the Saucermen from Mars. The Story Behind the Story After the success of [...]

Maze Cafe Cup and Saucer Set

Maze Cafe Cup and Saucer | $14.95 What a neat saucer to put under a coffee cup! It looks like an everyday cup and saucer, but just a drop of coffee on the saucer becomes a game as the drip finds it ways through the maze of grooves. The Maze Cafe Cup and Saucer was designed [...]

Maze Cafe

Start your a-maze-ing day right with the Maze Cafe ($14.95). This clever cup and saucer set from the NeatoShop is designed by Turkish designer Erdem Selek. It features a molded maze pattern on the saucer that you can play with a drop of coffee. It’s the perfect Father’s Day gift for your coffee- and puzzle-lovin’ dad: [...]

Iran builds "flying saucer"

Iran has built an unusual new craft that has been described as “the world’s first flying saucer”. Named the Zohal the unmanned vehicle is designed for…


(vimeo link) Medieval knights meet a flying saucer, leading to an intergalactic misunderstanding. Joel Fletcher created this stop-motion animation on 16mm film in 1982, long before the computer effects we take for granted were available to everyone. -Thanks, Joel!