It's 2014, people. Knock off the racism. For everyone who complains that we don't have flying cars or jetpacks yet, we're still closer to those things than we are to people not hating each other for stupid reasons, and that's a shame. There is nothing wrong with someone who isn't white playing the Human Torch.
A Sichuan genius named Luo Jinshan has built this fantastic rotor-plane all by himself, devoting 8 months and 40,000 yuan to being the James Bond of Sichuan. This January, he succeeded in flying 100 meters into the sky. [ more › ]
David Cronenberg’s The Fly is one of my favorite sci-fi horror films due to its fantastic acting, stellar practical FX, unsettling score, and engaging directing. And one of our pals, Mr. Aaron Crawford of Cavity Colors, has decided to show his love of the film... Read More
As Dan has already fantastically explained what is going on in the Ukraine, someone managed to fly a drone over Kiev after the truce broke down. Molotov cocktail fire can be seen throughout and the scope of the protests is really showcased. I can’t help but think of the scene near the end of Children of Men as I watch all the coverage.
In Winter’s Tale (released today), Will Smith takes a break from two solid decades of good-guy roles to play the Devil. Even in a fantastical romance epic that features a time-traveling Colin Farrell and a flying horse, tapping the Fresh Prince to play the Prince of Darkness might just be... More »
As premises for an entertaining listen go the idea of a jazz record inspired by the First World War is not the easiest sell, even for a musician as respected as the late m: Stan Tracey. Yet on this fantastic collection, his final release prior to his December 2013 death, Tracey has someh...
News and notes from around the interweb: Singapore Airlines offers fantastic award availability to their own Krisflyer members (and American Express and Starwood points transfer well to Singapore) but very little long haul premium cabin space to their partners. Show More Summary
Following the fantastic success of Carrie Underwood's adaptation of "The Sound of Music," which brought in nearly 19 million viewers, a production of "Peter Pan" itself is set come to NBC! The iconic flying boy in green will receiveShow More Summary
After the birth of their baby prince, Kate Middleton and Prince William (along with Prince Harry) are leasing a bulletproof Bentley. It's called the Flying Spur, which sounds like a fantastically swift and petite cowboy from the Wild West. Don't fear that the royals are getting into dusty Westerns, though;... More »
Since the mid-1980s, Italian architect Luigi Prina has been making fantastical flying ship models that, despite their delicate appearance, actually fly. The flying ships are handcrafted from balsa wood and very thin paper and are powered by special natural rubber bands. Over the years he has made more than 200. For more photos, and to [...]
Flying this holiday? I'm sorry. Here's to hoping you don't get stranded in East Nowheresville on the way. As for the rest of us, the Misery Map is a fantastic way to sit back and bask in the misfortune of others. Or, uh, give thanks that we're not stuck at an airport. Yeah, that second one. Read more...
DreamWorks Animation has released the new poster for How to Train Your Dragon 2, flying into 3D, 2D and IMAX 3D theaters on June 13. The thrilling second chapter of the epic "How to Train Your Dragon" trilogy brings back the fantastical world of Hiccup and Toothless five years later. Show More Summary
Greylag Goosetaken by the incomparable Remo Savisaar It almost looks like a motion study, doesn't it? Or an anatomy lesson? All conveyed in the simple beauty of these birds flying. Simply fantastic.
These sensational jack-o’-lanterns are the work of Clive Cooper of Sparks Fly Design. Visit his pumpkin carving gallery to check out many more examples of their skill with a blade and a big orange gourd. Clive creates fantastic watermelon sculptures too. [via Incredible Things]
Despite its honking exhaust note, no one can deny that the now-cheaper Nissan 370Z is a fantastic performance bargain. But one question has always dogged me: is it faster than two guys who jump off a mountain wearing wingsuits? Read more...
Monty Python's Flying Sticky Notes Need to address a sticky situation? Address it in style with the Monty Python's Flying Sticky Notes from the NeatoShop. This fantastic note book features notes designed to look like classic Python iconography. Know what I mean? Nudge, nudge. Be sure to check out the NeatoShop for more great Office & Desk stuff. Link
Never mind the mechanics of these fantastical digital art renderings of alien spaceships, advanced military vehicles and futuristic aircraft. Whether or not...
A film documenting the world’s most extraordinary insect hatches and the fantastic fly fishing that accompanies them. The first fly fishing film to be shot on a RED One Camera. A Gin-Clear Media production.
Schoonejongen: Booker and Christie don't belong on pedestals Both candidates flying high in the polls were subject to news reports detailing fantastically ordinary political dealings that make them look - in varying degrees - greedy, vain and power hungry. Show More Summary