Fancy Darth Vader in Carbonite?

Darth Vader in Carbonite

Move over, Han Solo in carbonite. Darth Vader has arrived, and he’s in carbonite, too. Then again, this might just be the best revenge one can have. This project is the brainchild of Salient Technologies, a company that offers services such as product design, reverse engineering, 3D modeling, prototyping, animation, and then some. While all […]

The Totoro Baby Bouncer Will Calm Your Baby Like Nothing Else

totoro baby bouncer

Anyone who has watched My Neighbor Totoro will know just how cute the ginormous creature is. No matter how huge he is, he is adorable and brings happiness to children – and adults, too. Of course, it helps that the animated movie has Hayao Miyazaki behind it. So it’s not surprise that blogger Cation Designs […]

Make Your Own Gatling Rubber Band Machine Gun

Gatling Rubber Band Machine Gun 2

The Gatling Gun is a classic weapon, the forerunner of the machine gun as we know it today. Of course, we’re not endorsing violence here, but there’s something about toy guns that give you satisfaction without actually hurting anyone. Ask the makers of NERF guns. Now what if you could make your own Gatling Gun, […]

Open Source Brain-Computer Interface for the Masses

BCI

Mankind has always been intrigued by complexities of the brain, trying to emulate the god’s code. Since the inception of tools for reading brainwaves using EEG, the craze for brain computer interfaces (BCIs) has escalated. There have been many BCI applications that we have seen in the recent times, trying to actuate a physical object […]

Make Your Own Dragon Chest From Game of Thrones

Dragon Chest

What do you do when you have a consuming passion for Game of Thrones and lots of idle time? Build a replica of the dragon chest (well technically, dragon eggs) that Daenerys Targaryen herself used to store her babies when they were but petrified eggs. Kudos to Eric Hart, who’s cemented his geek cred with […]