Watch: Artist Transforms Your Favorite Cartoons Into Disturbing Humans. Miguel Vasquez is a talented 3D artist who makes hyper-realistic versions of our favorite childhood cartoon characters. The level of detail makes them totally uncanny. You can see more images of his creations on his instagram. He also turns the characters into figurines that I would have loved to play with as a kid. These realistic versions of everyone from Spongebob to The Simpsons are total nightmare fuel.
Do not taunt the philodendron. David Bowen attached three sensors to its leaves to measure the electrical resistance between them. When the system detects a change, it sends a signal to the plan's robotic arm to start slashing the machete it's holding. "In this way, the movements of the machete are determined based on input… READ THE REST
I've spent the last 15 minutes touring the minutely detailed world of Floor796, a level in an imaginary space station of epic proportions, and there's is so much more to explore. The goal of the project is to create as huge animation as possible, with many references to movies, games, anime and memes. All scenes… READ THE REST
Margaret Newman created these kitschy vegetable mannequins in 1946. I'd much rather see a fashion show with these characters modeling the clothes in place of humans. It would be extra cool to see a series of photographs showing the decomposition of the vegetable mannequins. They all have better fashion sense than I do! Instagram: "Margaret… READ THE REST
Sometimes, the holidays sneak up on us. You have to buy someone a present, but you don't know what to get them — and of course, there's the fear it won't show up on time to be under the tree Christmas morning. That's why our Last Chance sale is an excellent opportunity. It provides great… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. There's nothing more nerve-wracking than wondering if the holiday gifts you ordered will arrive on time. Unfortunately, on-time delivery is hardly promised this season, except during our Last Chance Shipping Sale.… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. It's time for some holiday shopping, and if you're not doing it online, you'll be, well, in line. Since there aren't many folks who find hanging out at big box stores… READ THE REST