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Old Vehicle Parts Turned Into Viking Weapons

05/01/2015, Backyard blacksmith Phil Baumhardt has a creative streak in him, so much so that he is capable of transforming vehicle trash into what would be deemed to be treasure by the Vikings. When Baumhardt was still scavenging for materials, he came across a pair...

Solar Chariot Ain’t No Icarus

04/28/2015, Forget about making wings out of wax just to fly, only to plunge to your death due to the wax wings melting when you approach close to the sun. What was that young Icarus thinking of in the first place, anyway? Here is a far safer method to get around,...

Iron Man’s Laser Glove Recreated Complete With Sound Effects

04/22/2015, You might recall a scene from the Iron Man 2 movie in which Tony Stark uses a laser beam projected from his glove to cut down the robots surrounding him and War Machine. It produced a very cool laser sound and even had the neat little effect of being...

DIY BB-8 Droid A Reality

04/20/2015, There is no stopping one who has passion and a tenacity to see things done – or created, in this particular case. If you were awed (like many others) by the BB-8 rolling droid that is set to endear itself to untold millions when Star Wars 7: The...

Modern Home Is Tiny But Livable

04/13/2015, Earlier this month, we did bring you word on how it is very possible to build an actual home with just $500 worth of recycled materials, although you can be sure that this particular abode is not going to be the Ritz Carlton. I do have a niggling feeling...

Erebor Fleshed Out In 55,000 Lego Pieces

04/09/2015, Playing with Lego bricks do bring out the imagination in one, and it will also help you exercise your mind rather than being passively fed through mass consumption media. In fact, the clever use of Lego bricks have seen the likes of a modular computing...

This LEGO Computer Case Is Basically Modular And Futureproof

04/06/2015, We’ve seen LEGO used to make all sorts of things and yes, LEGO-made computer cases aren’t exactly new, but if you’re after a more compact LEGO case then perhaps Mike Schropp has something for you in the form of a LEGO computer case that he feels...

A $500 Home From Recycled Materials Is Possible

04/03/2015, When we talk about the crazy rentals in cities like San Francisco, as well as the cost of having a roof over your own head in metropolises, here is a counter culture idea – is it possible to build a home from scratch for just $500? The answer is...

3D-Printed Teddy Powered By Raspberry Pi Runs Spotify

04/03/2015, You might have seen hacked cars as well as modifications made by different people to various devices, but apparently, there is also a whole new world which has been opened up to the masses thanks to the wonders of 3D printing technology. Case in point,...

Paper Millennium Falcon Is A 4-Year Labor Of Love

03/25/2015, If one has the right kind of passion or interest, you can be sure that great things can be achieved. Star Wars fans will definitely be able to identify with one of the most well loved ships in the series, and that would be Han Solo’s Millennium Falcon....

Power Glove Gains New Lease Of Life As Stop Motion Animation Tool

01/14/2015, The Nintendo Power Glove sounds pretty cool in theory, but in reality, is was about as successful as the Nintendo Virtual Boy. In other words, it was an utter failure. However, the creativity of humans has seen the poor Power Glove gain a new lease of...