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Starts slow, but then develops into a frightening demolition of the downtown Granby, Colorado.


Today's pictures & links:
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(original unknown)


Cloverfeld Monster

Another monster that's going to level Manhattan. This time from the mysterious "Cloverfield" movie. This however, is a fan art, made by Doug Williams.
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Doug's got more cool concept drawings on his site:

(image credit: Doug Williams)


Logging Spider

This particular walking machine is a real prototype by Timberjack, a division of John Deere. Manned by ewoks, of course.

(original unknown)

Watch it in action:
(thanks Jean for the link)



Church on the Edge

This is the Church of Christ Resurrection in Foros, Crimea, Ukraine. More images are here.


Hi There!

(image credit: Matt Stewart)


Mixed fresh links for today:

Flying Snake (with videos) - [cool nature]
Satelloons! - [fascinating]
Bizarre Sculptures Made of Photographs - [art]
10 UnCracked Codes - [interesting]
Cool & Freaky Swimming Robot - [robot tech]
Made from a common light bulb: beautiful - [art]
Evaporating Planet - [wow space]
Strangest & most offbeat art you ever going to see - [funny]
World's Largest Motorcycle - [wow video]
Free $500 Sony Digital Camera just for participation


Zombies Seeking Brains


Car Parts
(click to enlarge)

Easy to assemble.

(image credit: jaline.ca)


Weird Small Planes on Wheels

Here is a mini-section about... well, weird small planes on wheels!

The last two are the vehicles for Japanese "Blue Impulse" flying group, the others are just strange, ood-ball creations, including one from "The Burning Man" art show.


Mystery Device

See if you can place this photograph into some kind of context...

UPDATE: This is an asthma machine from the 1920s...


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Blogger j4n said...

You can find more about the six legged machine with google and timberjack. It's a wood harvester. Here's a video of the harvester in action : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CD2V8GFqk_Y

Blogger phil hofstetter said...

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Blogger phil hofstetter said...

Got it - the "church on the edge" is in Foros on crimea (ukraine)! See here: http://www.blacksea-crimea.com/Places/Foros1.html

Blogger Elliot said...

The monster shown from Cloverfield is actually a fan made concept unfortunately:

Anonymous Anonymous said...

Car Parts ...

after the end of long-test the car would disaambled by

www.auto-bild.de / www.adac.de

Ahoi D.


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