Nintendo Characters as The Avengers

For this Avengers tribute poster, artist Derreck Turner put well known Nintendo characters into Avenger forms. The characters are Donkey Kong, Link, Mario, Peach, Samus, and Kirby.

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Superhero Watercolor Prints

You have to love these beautiful superhero watercolor prints by artist Blule. They seem to be done in both ease, and excellent form. For a medium as simple as watercolor, these prints are pretty hardcore.

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Vintage Photographs of the ‘Five Stages of Drunkenness’

Presented with photographs of some drunk dude, our first reaction would be a simple meh. But dude… this stuff is vintage and that changes everything! On the plus side, the drunk gentleman plays his role quite convincingly. The photographs were taken by Sydney based photographer Charles Percy Pickering sometime between 1863 and 1868.

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Stop Motion Animation Music Video from James

Music video for Moving On by James is a wonderful stop-motion video from BAFTA-nominated animator, writer, and director Ainslie Henderson. The video depicts the story of life and death, told with characters made of yellow yarn.

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Virtual Reality Goggles For Chicken

Second Livestock intends to put battery chicken out of their life of misery into a virtual world where they could at least enjoy the sensation of life. Battery Chicken, as it stands, don’t have a good life. They are reared without much care, live in small cages, get in fights and have health problems. The practice continues because it allows for greater egg production.

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Guardians of the Galaxy [trailer #2]

Marvel sure is playing it’s cinematic universe with an excellent style. A few months ago, I wouldn’t have cared about Guardians of the Galaxy. Now, I am looking forward for the movie.

This Tube is What Plastic Containers and Bottles Start Their Life As

Plastic bottles and containers are ubiquitous, soda bottles, water bottles, jars for edibles, and several other uses. The interesting thing is, most of them start life as a tube, which is then molded into various shapes. The image above shows what an average liter bottle of soda looks like, before it is molded into shape. Of course, it could be molded into several shapes, and several other bottles. The molding process is immensely fascinating as well. Watch the videos after the jump to see how these strangely shaped thingies get expanded into soda/water bottles, and the shapes we easily recognize.

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Holographic Michael Jackson Moonwalks at Billboard Music Awards

Crowds at the Billboard Music Awards got to see Michael Jackson perform his famed moonwalk. This isn’t the first time a famous artist has been brought to the stage posthumously, but it sure is quite an interesting concept to see. The holographic Michael showed up to coincide with the launch of his Xscape album. Hit ahead for the video.

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Got You an Adjustable Wedding Ring My Dear, Because You Might Get Fat

That just seems like a very bad way to even think of proposing to someone, but truth be told it is practical. Ring sizes for people do change with time, and an engagement ring is forever. So rather than have trouble with your precious ring, how about just using an adjustable one? Active Wedding Ring by Jeff McWhinney is designed for men, and includes a hinged mechanism similar to watch straps.

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Charts Show the Correct Way to Pet Animals

Cats

See an animal? Well, you need to know how to pet it. Allow these charts to walk you through on where to pet the animal.

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