World’s Largest Violin Can Actually Be Played [VIDEO]
Twelve luthiers from Germany has recently finished building the world’s largest violin. It measures in at 4.28 meters tall and 1.45 meters wide and hails from Markneukirchen, a town that is already famous for their wood instrument craftsmanship.
Surgery to Make Straight Teeth Crooked Now a Trend in Japan [VIDEO]
Decades of advances in orthodontics have conditioned us to think it’s healthy and more attractive to straighten our teeth out with braces or dental surgery. However, a new procedure popular amongst young Japanese women that actually makes teeth crooked is countering that notion.
Adorable Baby Tedster Flexes His Muscles in Batman Costume [VIDEO]
Three year old viral video superstar Baby Tedster has returned. And this time he is dressed as The Dark Knight. Holy cuteness, Batman!
NASA Corn Maze Patterns Are Out of This World [PHOTOS]
When you hear about crop circles, the first thing that immediately pops to mind is strange, unexplainable alien patterns encoded in farmland. So what better way to celebrate NASA’s rich history of space exploration than with some amazing corn maze crop circles?
Owen Wilson Reveals Gory ‘Zoolander 2′ Plot Details [VIDEO]
Owen Wilson dropped a huge ‘Zoolander 2′ plot spoiler while talking with MTV. As it turns out, his pretty boy male model character Hansel might not be so pretty in the sequel.
Ten Frighteningly Cool Halloween Gadgets
YouTube (2) / SkyMall Remember the good old days when Halloween meant trick-or-treating and bobbing for apples? Well, technology has made All Hallow's Eve a whole lot scarier. From advanced video displays to motion-sensing devices, these Halloween-themed gadgets will turn your home into a truly terrifying house of horrors. He ...
Breathtaking View of the Auroras From Space [VIDEO]
This breathtaking new video from the International Space Station offers a rarely seen view of the Auroras from space. The Southern and Northern Lights are one of the most beautiful natural phenomenon in the world. So you can imagine how amazing they look while floating above the Earth. You gotta see this footage after the jump.
Pancake Pillows Are Comfy, Good Enough to Eat
What’s more comforting than a pancake-shaped pillow? A stack of pancakes, when done right, is soft, plump and fluffy. So of course it would make sense to transform the breakfast staple into a pile of comfy pillows. The relaxing flapjack stack even comes with two butter pillows to top off your breakfast-themed dreams. A pa ...
See Contemporary Stars Mashed Up With Their Classic Counterparts in Portrait Series
When it comes to movie stars, there will always be inevitable comparisons to which classic actors or actresses they most immediately resemble or whose place they’ve taken. Swedish artist George Chamoun investigates this compulsion to compare in his portrait series Iconatomy. He overlays surreal swirls of old and new stars to show how similar certain stars are to each other, at least physically. Re
1969 Mustang Coupe Made Entirely Out of Paper [PICTURES, VIDEO]
Would you drive a car made out of paper? Brooklyn artist Jonathan Brand has combined his artistic talent with his love of cars to build a car entirely out of folded paper right down to the spark plugs.
Art Made From the Dust of 9/11 Attack
When the Twin Towers fell on 9/11, the surrounding streets were enshrouded in plumes of smoke and massive clouds of dust. Artist Xu Bing collected much of this dust and ten years later has used it as material for an installation called Where Does the Dust Collect? Blowing the dust onto the floor of an exhibition space with a leaf blower, he then stenciled a zen poem into it.
What Did 9/11 Look Like From Space? [PICTURE]
The Twin Towers were enormous buildings and the attacks of 9/11 were of such magnitude that people were able to see the skyline change from neighboring states and camera-equipped satellites were even able to capture the aftermath from space.