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Cloud,  Interactive Cloud Lamp Speaker

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This is Cloud, an interactive lamp and speaker designed by Richard Clarkson. It looks like a cloud and lights up to music or nearby movement.
"This smart little creative lamp is replete with lights, motion sensors, microphones, and a powerful speaker system. A remote control allows user to set it to different modes, getting it to act like a simple thunder cloud, to respond to movements in its surroundings, or to respond to sounds or music that it hears around it."
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All Nose. No Mouth.

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All Nose. No Mouth.
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A Food Art Project That Transforms Dough Into Colorful Bread Balloons

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The “Blow dough” project that turns dough  into the shape of an inflated balloon.
"The “Blow dough” project manufactured dough balloon, using industrial blower, with highest temperature of 600 Celsius, which made the seasoned dough baked during blowing it into the shape of an inflated balloon.
In the manufacturing process, local herbs were added to the blowing act and their exceptional senses were assimilated to the dough. Thus, the entire eating experience was enriched. The project illustrates the food manufacturing process in a small-scale factory that was established for one day as an analogy to the street food carts and to the urban eating experience in Jerusalem
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Bunch O Balloons: 100 Water Balloons in Less Than 1 Minute

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Bunch O Balloons may be greatest invention in the history of water ballons.
"It is time to bring your water balloon fights to the next level with Bunch O Balloons – the hose attachment with 37 pre-connected balloons that automatically fill and tie themselves! This system makes it easy for kids of all ages to prepare 100 water balloons in just ONE minute, giving you enough water balloon ammo for any battle.
Forget the trials of filling and tying countless individual balloons, Bunch O Balloons takes all the hassle of preparing for a water fight and lets you just enjoy the fun! Simply secure the pre-packaged attachment to a hose and you’ll have 100 water balloons ready to use in one minute."
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This Guy Turned His Shower Head Into a Girl

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This is ARuFa, a lonely man who turned his shower head into a beautiful lady.
With a mask, acrylic paint, some newspapers, and duct tape, ARuFA created the face. He completes the look with a wig, a pair of balloons which are stuffed into a hastily put-together body that’s dressed in flimsy lingerie. Either he was really bored or…really bored. More images after more.
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Beautiful Baby Bump Paintings

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Carrie Preston, an artist in Cornwall, UK. She explains, “I paint bumps! It may seem completely mad to some people, in fact some even go as far to describe it as vulgar. I personally see it as beautiful. Painting a pregnant bump allows you to freely express yourself, it’s fun and relaxing.” Preston has painted over 130 baby bumps. Each belly painting takes her about two hours and is made to the mother's specifications. Sometimes Preston can feel the baby kick as she paints. You can see many more of the 130 bellies that she's painted here. Cool, more images after more.
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Coolest Cooler

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The Coolest is a portable party disguised as a cooler, bringing blended drinks, music and fun to any outdoor occasion.
The Coolest Cooler, cool box has been designed by Ryan Grepper band has been designed to provide you with everything you need to create a portable party. Including the ability to blend drinks, play music, charge your mobile devices and of course keep your beer, food and drinks ice-cold.
The cool box is fitted with a 18v Battery powered rechargeable blender, removable waterproof speaker, USB charger, LED lid light, gear straps and bottle opener. As well as handy wheels on one side to make transporting a fully loaded Coolest Cooler easy. Watch the video below to learn more about the Coolest Cooler cool box project and see it in action.
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UNDRESS ME

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This is a short film featuring a series of total strangers undress each other and get in bed.

Paper Birds

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Paper birds from Diana Beltran Herrera[ flickr set]. Impressive, so real!
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Simon's Cat Fundraising Campaign on Indiegogo!

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Simon Toland of Simon’s Cat is currently raising funds to make “Off to the Vet“ on indiegogo.
"We love reading your comments as it helps us understand what you like about our films and what you might like to see next. There is one theme that many fans have requested and it’s one that Simon would really like to make too – it’s the theme of going to the vet. Simon has been developing ideas around the vet theme for some time now. With so many ideas and gags, we feel this film deserves to be longer than our usual YouTube episodes and that this is the perfect opportunity to do something a little different!…That’s why we’re asking our fans to get behind us and help us make a film that we can all be proud of. ‘Off to the Vet’ will be made by the fans, for the fans!"

Pneumatic Sponge Ball Accelerator

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The "Pneumatic Sponge Ball Accelerator" is installed at the Tschumi Pavilion in Groningen / The Netherlands. The apparatus contains 1000 black sponge balls, which are sucked through 150m of transparent pneumatic tubes with the power of a normal household vacuum cleaner. Visitors can operate the machine with a touch sensor: They can change the direction of the airflow and watch the balls speed up, slow down and turn around. The balls reach a top speed of about 4m/s.
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"Social Pool" by artist Alfredo Barsuglia in the middle of the Mojave Desert.

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A view of artist Alfredo Barsuglia's "Social Pool," which he installed in a patch of road-less desert in the middle of the Mojave, Southern California. The swimming pool located somewhere in the southern Mojave Desert between Joshua Tree and Apple Valley. The public is allowed to use the pool, but in order to do so visitors need the key that unlocks it (it is kept covered) as well as the GPS coordinates. Only once you have the key, which is kept at the MAK Center, are you given the coordinates.
"It's really hard to find," says Barsuglia. "There is no road. There is no fence. There is no sign. There is no trail. You just come on it. I'm sure some people won't find it."
The visiting season is May 1 through September 30, seven days a week. The GPS coordinates of Social Pool as well as the key to open its mobile cover are provided by the MAK Center for Art and Architecture in West Hollywood. Please call or pass by the MAK Center on the day you want to visit Social Pool and check if the key is available. No reservation possible.
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FiDELYS Smartwatch

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A  new smartwatch will soon be launching over on the Indiegogo called the FiDELYS Smartwatch. It is equipped with a wireless charging feature that enables it to be recharged without the need to connect any charging cables. The watch features including phone calls, text message, GPS, single sign-on, application lock, data transferring and contact-less mobile payment transactions to name a few.
The smartwatch is also fitted with a camera capable of using IriTech’s iris recognition system to enable password management, as well as helping to keep future products secure as well. “The iris image or template will not leave the device. Authentication is done on local device to generate a public key that will match with server.” Its creator explains a little more:
Many of the social networking sites like facebook, Twitter, Linkedin and others use the NFC technology for sharing of information. The Business side of social networking includes referrals, business cards and resumes. In the not so distant past business meetings did not have the luxury of online support for follow-ups. The advent of LinkedIn and similar services has brought a sea of change in growing one’s business network.”
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LiquidOff Spray Repels Water

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The LiquidOff transformed your clothing into a waterproof clothing. It’s a hydrophobic spray that you can use to coat your shirt, pants, and shoes with a waterproof layer, so your stuff remains free from stains. LiquidOff is currently up for funding on Kickstarter, where a minimum pledge of $55 will get you one 375ml-sized bottle.
"LiquidOff is a strong super hydrophobic and oleophobic coating that protects against water, dirt, contamination and stains. LiquidOff is not only revolutionary due to its safe, water-based formula; it is also unique as it can be used on an endless array of fabrics and textiles."
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3D Printing Stone AgeTools

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Israeli designers Dov Ganchrow and Ami Drach recreated stone age tools. These prehistoric flint tools were three-dimensionally scanned at the Hebrew University's Institute of Archaeology. Then, specialized extensions and handles were printed by 3-D printing firm Stratasys out of polymer, the parts were then prepared and assembled on the original flint hand-axes, effectively joining the two most temporally distant making technologies: flint knapping and 3D printing.
"Any multi-tool becomes specialized when frozen at a single moment in time during its use," says Ganchrow. "The first stage of the project was one of hastened evolution and bleeding: flint rocks of desirable size, shape and material quality were sourced from the Negev desert in southern Israel, while time was spent improving and understanding the skill of knapping. Basically this involved the striking of flint with a softer stone (historically a striking bone or antler was also used) to create controlled breakage, and chipping away flint flakes as the impact’s shock wave runs through the stone. Needless to say this is where the bleeding came in..."
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