Shooting at Your Wife

Ever feel like you need some more man-points? Try shooting at your wife’s face. Just don’t forget to make her hold the bulletproof glass up first.

I should imagine this was quite impressive in 1932, though it’s still outrageous now. …

Car passing over a motorway marked with blue snowflakes painted in temperature sensitive paint.

Reactive Paint Keeps Drivers Informed

Daan Roosegaarde plans to work with Dutch civil engineers to implement a bunch of new, creative safety devices on the country’s roads – including LED lights powered by the wind created by passing cars and glow in the dark paint that tells you when the road is icy.…

Screwdriver handle used as a car key

Drive It Like You Stole It

Comments recommend using a smaller, stubby screw driver to put less strain on the lock mechanism, lacking a car though. Maybe Adam would like to try it? (link) (via)

– Aidan…

Organisc looking CNC cut plywood table

Organic CNC Cut Plywood

Built up of 741 slices of CNC cut plywood and then finished by hand, the brain child of Jeroen Verhoeven. (link) (via)

– Aidan…

XB-37 Valkyrie place viewed from below against a black sky

XB-70 Valkyrie

The XB-70 Valkyrie looks like it popped straight out of Thunderbirds or Captain Scarlet and was designed as a long range nuclear armed bomber. Shame it never made it to mass production because it certainly looks the business.

I forgot to post yesterday, so today you’ll get two from me, and probably another one from Adam…

– Aidan…

Chevrolet Corsair – Motorama Concept 1954

Chevrolet Corsair – Motorama Concept 1954

Chevrolet Corvair – 1954

Can’t get enough of the crisp lines in this image – shame it doesn’t look so sharp in the real-world. Originally the car was shown at GM’s Motorama, 1954, but it never made it into production; however, the name was later re-used in 1960 for Chevrolet’s new compact car.…

Tablet Hacking Kids

Tablet Hacking Kids

Illiterate Ethiopian kids get ‘given’ a bunch of tablets, proceed to work out how to use them unaided, and subsequently hack them until they can use the camera. GOOD EFFORT. Check out the article.