Classic Japanese Katana Sword With a Contemporary Design

Aikuchi is a katana made with traditional Japanese skill in collaboration with Australian designer Marc Newson. The katana does not include a “lower guard” in its design, so in the traditional sense, it is not a weapon but something more like a good luck charm.

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Toilet Paper Embossed With 24 Carat Gold

It’s yellow so it is a match, unless you had some iron-rich food for dinner. Ideally, we would suggest mixing up the gold embossed toilet paper with the gold pooping pill. The toilet paper is gilded with 24 karat gold, and has a few design options to choose your preference. Designs are custom made by Fritz Loibl for the German company Tissue Design. Each roll is priced at $246.

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Skull Candle Bleeds Through Its Eyes

The season of scary is never out of season, especially when you can get something as simple as a candle to do bidding of the evil overlords. Once you light the skull candle, red wax flows out through the skull’s eyes giving an appearance of blood. Not to mention, the hollow eyes of the skull show a raging inferno within. Costs £20 ($33).

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Game of Thrones Honest Trailer

The honest trailer for Game of Thrones you’ve always wanted. Plus it’s a good recap for the previous three seasons, right before you jump to season 4.

Game of Thrones Inspired Roller Blinds

Game of Thrones Season 4 is all set for its premiere. To mark the occasion, UK based Made to Measure Blinds have come up with designs for roller blinds inspired by the houses of Westeros. The blinds feature sigils of nine great houses of Westeros with a few custom touches. The company might put the blinds in production if they manage to generate interest.

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Skydiver Has a Close Brush With Meteorite [video]

Speaking in simple terms, this dude falling from the sky was nearly hit by a rock falling from the sky. For anyone keeping count, the chance of something like this happening is super rare, so rare that according to geologist Hans Amundsen, this is the first time ever that a meteorite has been filmed in the air after its light goes out. The event happened back in 2012.

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PullClean Door Handle Includes Instant Hand Sanitizer to Ease Your Worries

People in public restrooms will often try several methods to open the door without having to touch the handle. The handles are, of course, considered a breeding ground for germs and a good number would prefer not to touch them. PullClean door handle with instant hand sanitizer intends to be a solution to that, especially in environments like hospitals.

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Star Wars Music Played on a Pipe Organ [video]

Main title from Star Wars played on a 5/80 Sanfilippo Wurlitzer theatre pipe organ, played by Jelani Eddington. It is not only great to hear, but it is quite a treat to watch Eddington move his hands skillfully on a pipe organ.

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Lava From Mount Etna Used to Craft Furniture

After an eruption of Mount Etna last year, Sicilian duo Simone Farresin and Andrea Trimarchi of Formafantasma decided to experiment with the cooled lava and the shapes it could be molded into. Terming Mount Etna as a “mine without miners – it is excavating itself to expose its raw materials,” the duo collected the cooled lava as solidified dark grey basalt rock.

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Fairy Tales and Imagination in Shadow Boxes

Colorado based artists Hari & Deepti are both well trained and remarkable artists working as graphic designers and artists for different corporations in their day jobs. For their time together, the couple collaborate on these paper cut shadow boxes, some of which we see here.

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