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Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy on a Glass Harp

(Video Link) I’ve long found the Sugar Plum Fairy to be among the most enchanting parts of The Nutcracker. Here’s a performance by Anna and Arkadiusz Szafraniec, a duo that plays a glass harp so large that it covers five octaves. -via The Hairpin | Performers’ Website | Previously: Sugar Plum Fairy on Tesla Coils

Dr. Who Theme on Tesla Coils

(YouTube link) What kind of entertainment would you expect at Maker Faire? Arc Attack performing the Dr. Who theme on Tesla coils as Adam Savage of Mythbusters dances in a Faraday cage. Of course. -via Buzzfeed

How To Build a Tesla Coil

I used to love playing with the Tesla Coils at the mall but never wanted to fork over the cash for one. Now this helpful guide will show me how to build my own Tesla Coil right at home. However please be careful: Bring it outside for its first run, as it really isn’t safe to [...]

Evil Genius Simulator

(Video Link) When I laugh manically and call out “Fools! I’ll destroy them all!”, people mostly just look at me funny. I mean, moreso than usual. I need this gadget developed by Tom Wyatt. The Tesla coils are controlled by a Kinect interface. Just shake your fists in the air and bellow out a diabolical cackle, [...]

Eye of Sauron Deviled Eggs

Andrea Newberry made deviled eggs that look like the eye of Sauron from The Lord of the Rings movies. The pupils are made with olives. You can read her recipe at the link. Link via Nerdcore | Images: New Line Cinema, Forkable Previously: Eye of Sauron, Made with Tesla Coils