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Kids Deposit Their Halloween Candy Into a Clever Handmade Slot Machine For a Chance to Win More

To celebrate Halloween in style, web designer Canton Becker and his family crafted a clever handmade slot machine that featured hand made drawings and sound effects. Each child was given a turn at the machine, depositing their own candy to play for as long as it took to win back …

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Vloggers Try to Trick the iPhone X Face ID Feature With Masks, Facial Hair and Identical Twins

When the iPhone X was announced in September 2017 as “one more thing“, the company introduced their new “Face ID” facial recognition software, which would serve as a super secure password for unlocking the phone. Some very clever vloggers decided to put that notion to the test with various masks, …

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Robert Downey Jr and Susan Downey Give a Lively Tour of Their Spectacular Windmill Hamptons House

Megastar Robert Downey Jr and his lovely wife Susan Downey invited Architectural Digest to come in and tour their spectacular converted windmill house in the Hamptons on the East End of Long Island. During the tour, the lively couple pointed out their favorite art, their newly decorated bathroom, their favorite …

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Humorous Cartoons That Illustrate the Perplexing Social Life of an Introvert

A post shared by Lingvistov (@lingvistov) on Oct 26, 2017 at 9:36am PDT In 2015 we wrote about an adorable illustrated series about the wonders of sleep by Landysh Akhmetzyanova., in-house artist for the language learning company Lingvistov. Since that time, the talented illustrator has created a wonderful series of …

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Pleasing Panoramas Assignment Winner Marty Knippel

Photo By Marty Knippel Congratulations to Marty Knippel for winning the recent Pleasing Panoramas Assignment with the image, “Bosque Crane Pano.” “This image was made from a composition of three separate exposures taken at Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge in January of last year. I set up in an …

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Photo Of The Day By Scott Allan

Photo By Scott Allan Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Sand Crabs” by Scott Allan. Location: Brookings, Oregon. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Galleries and the OP Contests. Assignments have weekly winners that are featured on the OP website homepage, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. To get your photos in the running, …

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8 Favorite Midwest And The South Photography Locations

Scenic mountains, valleys, rivers and waterfalls, in addition to tons of wildlife photography opportunities, await in the Midwest and southern states. 1. Missouri River, North Dakota Along with beautiful river views, you’ll find an assortment of wildlife along the 390 miles of Missouri River coastline in North Dakota. Visiting in …

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An Affable Dutch Beachcomber Has Found and Amassed Over 1,200 Messages in Bottles

Great Big Story visited with Wim Kruiswijk, a genial man who has enjoyed his walks on the beach near his home in Zandvoort, Netherlands for over 30 years. While on one of these walks, Kruiswijk found a fabled message in a bottle to which he promptly responded. Since that time, …

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Colorfully Precise Erlenmeyer Flask Martini Glasses

ThinkGeek has created a scientifically precise set of Erlenmeyer Flask Martini Glasses that feature the same conical shape and long neck of the original version, but tapers out into a wide mouthed martini glass. Additionally, each glass has a different color of fluid at the bottom of the glass to …

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An Amazing Pair of Interactive Robots That Use Split Brain Waves to Engage in Movement

Kal Spelletich, a San Francisco robotics artist and longtime friend of Laughing Squid and Noisebridge co-founder Mitch Altman combined their talents to create an incredible interactive robot installation that was live-streamed in April 2017 and required the participation of audience members to work. The two large split brained robots, named …

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