Why do we care about hair color of country heads? I dunno, but it makes for an interesting exercise. In other news, my friend (who may or may not be drunk) has just pointed out that statistically speaking, a bald person in Africa has the highest chance of being a country head, when compared to the rest of the world.
You can’t help being impressed by this Captain America backpack. One would generally go in expecting a crappy and sad excuse of the Captain’s shield. It’s time for a pleasant surprise, because this one seems to be done really well. We’d say it’s totally worth the $60 price.
What do you get when you mix human faces with hands? Creepy images that are the stuff of nightmares. But don’t let that put you off, check out these distorted human faces that are the work of photographer Jeffrey Vanhoutte and artist Babak Hosseiny. Remember to check under your bed before you sleep.
Supergirl knows how to make a first impression, especially if this first trailer for the upcoming CBS television show is to be considered. From the video description:
It’s not a bird. It’s not a plane. It’s not a man. It’s Supergirl. In the new drama from the world of DC Comics, Superman’s cousin, Kara Zor-El, embraces her superhuman abilities and becomes the hero she was always meant to be. This Fall on CBS.
Beauty is subjective, and in the eye of the beer holder beholder. The video here takes a quick look at the standards of feminine beauty and body type, starting from ancient Greece, and covering several points in history to finally reach the modern age.
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Beginning around 1377, medieval England was shaken by a power struggle between two noble families, which spanned generations and involved a massive cast of characters, complex motives and shifting loyalties. Sound familiar? Alex Gendler illustrates how the historical conflict known as the Wars of the Roses served as the basis for much of the drama in Game of Thrones.
Yves Rossy is quiet the frequent, famous flyer with jetpacks. This time, he took “protégé” Vince Reffet along, as the duo took a flight over the extravagant city of Dubai, and captured this very interesting video.
Does something like a friendly bear exist? I don’t know, but you couldn’t pay me enough to strike poses like these models with a 1400 pound bear. Incidentally, this sort of negative thinking also happens to be the reason of this awareness campaign photoshoot that features Russian models Maria Sidorova and Lidia Fetisova, along with Stephen, the bear.
MB&F Legacy Machine 101 Frost is a limited edition watch that busies itself with the essentials of mechanical watchmaking. To put it simply, the master craftsmen and engineers at MB&F put their skill to test in creating a very lively and mechanically intricate model.
The brain is the big boss organ of the body, and right now it wants you to know that it’s totally digging these coasters. Placed in order, this set creates a three dimensional view of the human brain. Given more organs, the coaster brain would probably demand a whisky or some good coffee. Maybe both, coaster brains are weird things. The set showed up at ThinkGeek for $20, and is currently out of stock.