Creative Design Geniuses
Time to Pimp Your Wheelchair
These people weren't about to let the negative stigma of being in a wheelchair get them down so instead they pimped their chairs with these awesome designs. Take a look at how Izzy Wheels came about thanks to these creative folks in Ireland.
The Mysterious Voynich Manuscript
The Voynich manuscript is the world's most mysterious book ever created. Found deep inside Yale's Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library the book contains bizarre words and various images that no one has been able to decipher.
Creepy Japanese Dolls
These creepy Japanese dolls are the creations of Azusa Chiyoda. The realistic dolls include winking eyes to really up the creepy factor to max.
Making Spiral Ceramics in Chile
Meet Chilean potter Jose Domingo Prado who specializes in spiral pottery. Inspired by a Japanese exhibit Jose has developed his own technique to create these beautiful pieces.
The Hands Holding Up Venice
The beautiful city of Venice is in trouble with water rising and houses sinking it won't be long before it's gone. But one artist decided to give a helping hand with these giant 30ft tall sculpture of hands holding up a building from the canal.
How to Launder Money
You've probably heard the term money laundering before but what exactly does it mean? Take a look at how criminals take their ill gotten gains and turn them into legal money.
The Man and Woman Sculpture in Georgia
The famous sculpture called Man and Women located in Batumi, Georgia represents the love between Ali and Nino, two lovers who could never be together. The massive 26ft tall sculpture moves with the two lovers passing through each other.
Disillusionment of 10 Point Font Short Animation
Disillusionment of 10 Point Font is a beautiful short animation that uses clever tricks to animate words using fonts and layout.
Making Stop Motion Monsters
Meet Phil Tippett, for the last 30 years Phil has been making a stop motion animation movie with his incredible monsters. Phil has worked on some impressive projects from Star Wars to Jurassic Park and more but stop motion animation is his real passion.
Language and Colour Names
When it comes to design colour plays an important part so it's funny that in some languages there are only 3 names for all colours. Take a look at this fascinating discovery about language and colour.
How to Find Water in the Desert
If you ever find yourself stuck in the desert you'll probably need water. These are the things you should look for when looking for water in the desert.
How Lighting Affects Portraits
This short video shows how lighting can affect how a person looks. Just a simple rotating light around a subject shows how the shadows movement creates what looks like various people.
Skateboard with Builtin Flamethrower
The skateboard with builtin flamethrower looks like something from Back to the Future but instead of a DeLorean with flaming tire tracks it's just some kid flying by.
Forging Art for the Future
Meet the people who forge art for future generations. At Factum Arte employee's are expected to forge famous artworks and they do it with the latest technology.
Sharpen a Butcher Knife on a Brick
Is it possible to sharpen a professional butcher knife using a standard backyard brick? Watch as this guy first blunts the knife and then sharpens it using the same brick.