Antirrhinum, also known as snapdragons or dog flowers, look like little dragons that can open and close their mouths when the flower is gently squeezed. When the flowers die, though, there is a wonderful surprise left behind. The snapdragon seed pods look just like tiny skulls. For those of you who have experience with this sort of thing, what would be the best way to preserve the skull-shaped pods in something like resin? I think they would make fantastic decorations or jewelry.
The Antikamnia Chemical Company Promoted Its "Cures" in the 1890s with skeleton imagery. The skeletons symbolized the pills alleged ability to ward off death. The company claimed that its pills were a "certain remedy, unattended by any danger," despite the fact that the pills contained a dangerous fever-reducing drug called acetanilide. They also forgot to… READ THE REST
Skullpot is the appropriately-named Swiss manufacturer of toilets in the shape of skulls. They also offer urinals. The models are priced in the $750-$950 range depending on the finish, from white glossy to black matte to, yep, gold. Look at all my shit. Notably, Skullpot is not the only player in the skull toilet sector,… READ THE REST
According to the Bangor Daily News, a Montreal woman was arrested at the US-Canada border in Highgate Springs, Vermont, after trying to smuggle the following items into the country: 1 three-toed sloth 18 crocodile skulls and heads 7 crocodile feet 2 horseshoe crabs 30 sea stars 23 raccoon feet 8 African antelope horns 1 human… READ THE REST
Everybody likes to add a touch of luxury to their lives, right? The good news is it doesn't have to be expensive to do that. Adding a little luxury to your day can be as easy and affordable as getting amazing bedding for a great price. The Cariloha Classic Bamboo Bed Sheet Set offers the same experience as most high-end bedding… READ THE REST
Many people don't realize it because of how commonplace they are, but a good knife is a huge necessity in your day-to-day (even if you don't want to look like this). And if you fancy yourself a handyperson that spends a ton of time in the elements? Well, you'll need a reliable piece of gear. It's not uncommon… READ THE REST
At this point, it's safe to say that cloud computing is not only here to stay but also here to grow (and no, we don't mean these clouds). But if you're someone who feels behind the eight ball on cloud technology, where can you turn? Hope should not be lost for latecomers to the game. Fortunately, you… READ THE REST