Every Best Actress Dress Ever

Oscar Awards have been given, and as always, they’ve created quite a buzz. A very important bit that is often talked about at the awards (and later) is the clothes worn by various celebrities. This infographic by MediaRunDigital shows the same premise, except it is concerned with the way winners of the best actress award have dressed themselves while receiving the Oscar Award.

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Python and Crocodile Battle for Five Hours, Victor Devours Loser

Ever wondered what a fight between a python and crocodile would look like? Well wonder no more, the video here shows the results of a five-hour battle between a snake and a crocodile. The python emerged victorious and made a nice, fat meal of the vanquished crocodile. The incident was captured by Tiffany Corlis at Lake Moondarra in Queensland, Australia; because that’s where all the weird shit happens.

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Red Bull Superhero Cans

Red Bull gives you wings, but it adds superhero powers to those wings. Well, usually. Sometimes you don’t get the power to fly, and you could end up as Batman (which would be awesome), or Aquaman (which would suck). In the latter case, you just accept your destiny because fate is cruel. Redbull Superheroes from Diego Fonseca present minimalist superhero styling on the classic cans of RedBull. Well, they have no RedBull logo or insignia, but the shape of the cans is identification enough.

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Gate to Hell Opens in Norway [video]

You could call it gate to hell, or Sauron opening his eye. But we can discuss nomenclature later, the appropriate thing to do at the moment would be to run.

The video shows a 132 kV power line with the current arcing over to nearby trees and down to the ground. After a long period of extensive fog, wind and wet snow much ice and snow had accumulated on the lines and the weight brought them too close to the trees.

Meh. I still like the gate to hell theory better.

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Harry Potter Retold by People Who Have Not Seen or Read It [video]

Harry Potter has been talked about a lot. So while people might not have watched the movies or read the books, they definitely have heard of the boy wizard. The video here shows people retelling the story of Harry Potter, except they have never seen Harry Potter movies or read the books.

Flag Concepts Imagine the Union Jack Without Scotland

Scotland is headed towards a referendum that will decide if the country will part ways with the UK. The Flag Institute, and independent charity dedicated to the study of flags asked members to design new versions of Union Jack that represent Scotland’s independence.

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Game of Thrones House Sigil Tattoos

We decided to start with the top image of Daenerys, which does not exactly show a tattoo for the Targaryen sigil, but is close enough and is totally rad. I also happen to have the hots for Khaleesi, but that’s a different matter. Game of Thrones tattoos are the work of artist Sara McSorley.

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It’s a Musical Life Wearing the Drum Pants

Wearable Drum Pants kit by Tyler Freeman will allow you to be a one man band, and perhaps create a musical interlude for naughty times. You put the programmable sensors under your pants or other clothing, and a touch to them can create the corresponding sound. They are compatible with Bluetooth and iOS/Android/Mac/Windows, so you could create melodies right on your smartphone or computer while banging your pants for music. To be shipped in May, Drum Pants are currently available for pre-order starting at $100.

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Cheerleader Patterns by Cassandra Jones

Good Cheer by Cassandra Jones puts starts off with stock photographs of peppy cheerleaders doing stunts, which the artist then transforms into geometric pattern wallpapers. Cheerleaders apparently make great patterns for the wall.

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Study of Butterflies in Pancake

Pancake artist Nathan Shields has beautiful butterflies crafted in yummy pancakes. They may not be very colorful, but I’m loving those shades of pancake.

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