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Long Out Of Print Blade Runner Sketchbook Is Now Online

The Interwebs are so full of goodies that every day is like Christmas day for those who are willing to dig around. One such gem is the Blade Runner sketchbook, chock full of production designs from the original movie by Syd Mead and Ridley Scott (among others), now in an embeddable format! So, forget about shelling [...]

Alkali Metals vs. Water

LinkScroll down for today’s pictures & links. Alkali Metals vs. Water Alkali metals can be cut like butter but they positively hate water… Do we even have to say, do not repeat it at home? Link Today’s pictures & links: Playboy’s Land Yacht! What a design… Why didn’t they make it? It would fit perfectly with the “1980s Decade of Excess”. [...]

"The Gift" from Kremlin

LinkScroll down for today’s pictures & links. “The Gift” from Kremlin A mysterious box, a rollicking chase, thrilling direction (by by Carl Erik Rinsch), a beautiful vision of the future: can it get any better than this amazing short film? We don’t think so. Link Today’s pictures & links: Hanging Out We all know that rent can be outrageous, but [...]

The Giant Mecha-Spider Attacks!

LinkScroll down for today’s pictures & links. The Giant Mecha-Spider Attacks! We may think we’re used to the magnificent giants of La Machine – the elephant, the girl, the diver, and all the wonderful rest – but then when we see their spider march on Yokohama we’re amazed all over again: Link Today’s pictures & links: Steampunk Darth Vader! Look him [...]

Paper Parkour

LinkScroll down for today’s pictures & links. Paper Parkour Here’s a delightfully whimsical take on parkour: the French free-running sport. Created by the amazing Martin Brekke. (Another great parkour video is here – performed by a… dog) Link Today’s pictures & links: Modern Steam Ladies and gentlemen, children of all ages, allow us to present the steam wizards of the [...]