Starcraft II’s launch date has finally arrived. All I know is that it had better darned be worth it! My copy arrives later today, so we shall soon see… A lot of people are already bitching and moaning that there’s only one campaign in the game. Duh, most real time strategy enthusiasts that have been following […]
Lego’s Shuttle Adventure is completely and utterly fantastic. NASA is expecting to formally end the space shuttle program in February 2011, so Lego sought to commemorate the even with this model. At 1204 pieces, I was able to put my the shuttle model together in two nights.
How does DieHard demonstrate the reliability and power of their batteries? With extreme torture tests! Watch as the guys at the torture lab put DieHard car batteries through unbelievable conditions. DieHard released a few videos thus far, but the following (our favorites) stand out as way more extreme than the rest.
Found this sign posted near a hotel elevator. I decided to take the stairs.
Last year while waiting for my plane to London to start boarding, I spotted a row of 3.0 liter bottles of Jack Daniel’s Whiskey at the airport. These bottles were so massive that they each came with a tilting cradle to make pouring them a bit more manageable!
Ever hear of “Braniac?” No? That’s okay. All you need to know is that it was crazy British science stunt show. Well, now we’ve got Effin’ Science, and it’s similar to Braniac but a bit cooler. In today’s episode, they launched a Porta-Potty dozens of feet into the air. With a model rocket. A model rocket […]
Although it’s just a prototype, BAE System’s newest unmanned combat aerial vehicle, the Taranis, is drumming up a huge level of attention. Equipped with stealthy features and autonomous artificial intelligence systems, the Taranis might push UAV/UCAV tech to the next level. Is it stealthy? Check. Capable of carrying an armed payload? Check. Capable of travelling […]