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Mantis Shrimp Attacks

Some seriously wicked and aggressive shrimp: Mantis Shrimp. Watch how it attacks a crab in this video, and then head over to this page to watch the doom of deadly poisonous blue-ringed octopus...


Today's pictures & links:
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This is your shopping mall. No, really.

Full-size ship converted to the shopping mall in Wampoa district, Hong Kong.
(more info)


Urban Art with a Vengeance

You gotta absolutely love the creativity and style of this artist on DeviantArt. Apparently these creations are real and inflatable:

Very simple, and very effective.


Extreme Surfing / Riding. Not Photoshop.

This is a setup for a promotional series of images, and you can read how photographer Dustin Humphrey made this all happen - click here. Scroll to see more photos, some nsfw.

(photos by Dustin Humphrey)


Aerial Views of Russia

See more aerial photography (showing vast Russian landscapes and some abandoned churches) on this page.

(image credit: via Charli at leprosorium.ru)


Mixed fresh links for today:

The Rise and Fall of an American Beer - [interesting]
Very, very unusual trees - [weird]
The Creepiest Tower - [urban art]
10 Amazing Batman Mods - [geek] - via
Urban Explorations: tips, tricks and guides - [abandoned]
Yet Another Neat Steampunk Mouse - [geek art]
How to make any key from an ice cream stick - [howto video]
Little Girl vs. The Claw - [fun video, loud music]
Crossing lions with tigers... good idea? - [wow video] - via


Mad Intersections

Traffic nightmares - now a work of art: Scott Teplin has a new print "Criss Cross Crash" over at POV Editions:

Great addition to our "Incredible Intersections & Traffic Jams" series!


Soviet Realism

(original unknown)


Custom Spider Lighting

Can be found here.

(image credit: rockandroyal.com)



Very potent juice maker (on a shoestring budget) -


Weird Visuals

- possibly for use in advertisement. Originals unknown, any help?


Paperbacks Recycling

I wonder how soft it is... but come to think of it, I feel too much respect for books to rest easy in this chair.


I can't believe this girl actually took a lamb, painted it pink and walks it out for an exercise... but this is what this picture shows:

Good way to show off your pet fishes:


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Blogger Mike said...

The "Soviet Realism" could be in Riga, Latvia which has an amazing selection of Art Deco exterior wall decorations.

Anonymous Anonymous said...

The book chair has a disclaimer: No vintage sci-fi was damaged in the production of this object, only pseudo books otherwise known as cheap thrillers and harlequin novels. I'll sit on those.

Anonymous Anonymous said...

I had no idea a mantis shrimp could be so vicious!

Blogger Unknown said...

the 'Juicer' is from the comedy show 'the Red Green Show' - thats Red driving..!


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