Friday, November 30, 2007

Ferrofluid Sculpture


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Ferrofluid Sculpture
Art with ferrofluids and magnetic fields

As a sort of follow-up to our "Liquid Art" post, here is a mind-blowing ferro-fluid sculpture, created by Japanese artists Sachiko Kodama and Yasushi Miyajima. Make sure to read the info, which reveals more about this "autonomous transformation of the material itself", in sync with the musical cues of the video's soundtrack.



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Bad Parents


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(Almost) Tanks

Adrian Kleinbergen sent us the picture of an armored vehicle he made: a miniature tank designed for one occupant or remote control. (made of foamcore board and corrugated plastic):



this example, however, looks legit:
(anyone has the info?)


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The Green Hills (and Fluffy Toys) of Earth


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Mixed fresh links for today:

Best Forest Experience - [cool site]
What may happen in the next 100 years (written in 1900) - [hmm..]
The Future of Technology is Here - [wow tech]
Lunch atop a skyscraper, set-up - [flickr]
10 Best Interactive Experiences - [art]
Monopoly Game as a Spy Equipment - [history] [weird]
Forced Perspective & Other Movie Tricks - [interesting]
DIY Sunset & Moonrise - [cool movie]
Best Sniper Ever - [fun video]

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She Means Business


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As long as the premiums are paid



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I hope this guy is heavier than the air balloon



also a losing battle -



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Ferrofluid Sculpture


Link
Scroll down for today's pictures & links.

Ferrofluid Sculpture
Art with ferrofluids and magnetic fields

As a sort of follow-up to our "Liquid Art" post, here is a mind-blowing ferro-fluid sculpture, created by Japanese artists Sachiko Kodama and Yasushi Miyajima. Make sure to read the info, which reveals more about this "autonomous transformation of the material itself", in sync with the musical cues of the video's soundtrack.



url

Today's pictures & links:
Click to enlarge images.

Bad Parents


(original unknown)

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(Almost) Tanks

Adrian Kleinbergen sent us the picture of an armored vehicle he made: a miniature tank designed for one occupant or remote control. (made of foamcore board and corrugated plastic):



this example, however, looks legit:
(anyone has the info?)


(original unknown)

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The Green Hills (and Fluffy Toys) of Earth


(original unknown)

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Mixed fresh links for today:

Best Forest Experience - [cool site]
What may happen in the next 100 years (written in 1900) - [hmm..]
The Future of Technology is Here - [wow tech]
Lunch atop a skyscraper, set-up - [flickr]
10 Best Interactive Experiences - [art]
Monopoly Game as a Spy Equipment - [history] [weird]
Forced Perspective & Other Movie Tricks - [interesting]
DIY Sunset & Moonrise - [cool movie]
Best Sniper Ever - [fun video]

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She Means Business


(original unknown)

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As long as the premiums are paid



------------

I hope this guy is heavier than the air balloon



also a losing battle -



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??


(original unknown)

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Thursday, November 29, 2007

Moments in Sports, Part 5

"QUANTUM SHOT" #326
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THIS IS PART 5. Also read Part 1 and Part 2, Part 3 and Part 4

Funniest Moments, Captured on Camera

Traditionally we start with soccer. Rich crop of expressions guaranteed.

The Four Musketeers:
(in deep strategic thought)


(image credit: Raul)

and... Action!





(image credit: Mark Fletcher)






(image credit: football_gloom)










India joins the fun:


(image credit: Ogur)

Playing soccer inside the antenna:




Other "ball" sports:






One moment before impact:



















More weirdness to be found in other sports:
































(image credit: Vanessa Hall)








Good Old Tennis Situations













Cool kung fu move:
"Monkey steals the peach"


(image credit: Mer (Theremina))


Spectacular Autosports





























Extreme car flipping:



crazy riding:




This is beyond extreme

Adding more excitement to hockey:



Aside from image-manipulation, the following activities are NOT recommended:
(especially the one with grandma)


















(Sources: Karaul, Ulibnnis, Bits&Pieces, Knuttz)

CONTINUE TO NEXT PART

ALSO READ Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 6

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