NEWS, VIDEOS, SITES, and STUFF

 

 

TELEVISION HISTORY: The 1960s WONDER WOMAN SITCOM that almost was…

MUSIC: Check out heavy metal icon RONNIE JAMES DIO’s early doo-wop sound…

DIY MONSTER: An 11″ FRANKENSTEIN PAPER MODEL you can print and build for free…

WONDERFUL STUFF: Artist creates and sells beautiful POKEMON TERRARIUMS…

 

 



 

SNACKS: DEPRESSION-ERA CHOCOLATE CAKE recipe is crazy good…

WONDERFUL STUFF: CHARMING TOYS that time forgot…

ART IS NOT SAFE: ANATOMICAL DISHWARE that could put you off food…

RETRO ROCKET: Inside the 1958 SPACE STATION that never was…

 




 

SCARY COOL: A musical instrument designed specifically to score HORROR FILMS…

WE’VE ALL SPOTTED ‘EM: Artist draws the “FACES” OF EVERYDAY OBJECTS…

ROADSIDE WONDERS: Ninety WEIRD TOURIST ATTRACTIONS across America…

DELICIOUS: How to make the perfect ICE CREAM SODA…

 

 




 

DIY: How to turn nearly anything into a SPEAKER…

DIY DECOR: Upcycled DOG BEDS

FUN: Relax with Star Wars-themed ONLINE JIGSAW PUZZLES…

PHOTOGRAPHY: Neon nights in TOKYO and LONDON…

ART: Captivating installation features ANIMALS PROJECTED ONTO TREES…

SHORT FILM: The funniest ANIMATED DOG PAGEANT you’ll ever see…

DIY: People are building gigantic LITE BRITES, and so can you…

 

 




 

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AMAZING PLACES: Eerie photos of ABANDONED SHOPPING MALLS…

ART: More than 2,661 Japanese woodblock paintings and drawings you can DOWNLOAD FREE from the U.S. Library of Congress… 

DESIGN: Artist conceives GEEKY THINGS that should exist, but don’t… 

 

 




 

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AMAZING PLACES: The underground ruins of OLD SEATTLE…

LEGENDS: Alexander Courage talks about composing the STAR TREK THEME…

 

 

 

WOW: The dizzying 3D PAVEMENT ART of Kurt Wenner…

WONDERFUL STUFF: Check out these beautiful NASA MARS POSTERS, free for download…

WOW: The first NEW SHADE OF BLUE in over 200 years will become a crayon

THEME PARK ALERT: Inside Disney’s new GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY attraction…

DIY: Texas man creates a retro video store in his home, plans to open for business…

 




 

WONDERFUL STUFF: Vintage toys based on TV CHARACTERS…

FILM SCHOOL: Valuable filmmaking lessons from a classic scene in THE GODFATHER…

WOW: Meet the man who built his own BACKYARD MOVIE THEATER…

VIDEO: When TV LOGOS were physical objects…

VIDEO: Watch the trailer for National Geographic’s astonishing ROBOTS 3D…

DIY: How to make this DECORATIVE LAMP with sticks and glue…

VIDEO: A 727 IN A FOREST is oddly mesmerizing…

SNACKS: How to make old-fashioned CANDY BUTTONS…

 

POP CULTURE HISTORY: When JACK DEMPSEY bragged he could beat a ROBOT…

FILMMAKING: Great tutorial on how to shoot a FIGHT SCENE…

 




 

VIDEO: JURASSIC PARKOUR is hilarious…

AMAZING! A coffee shop that looks like a GIANT CAMERA…

DIY PROJECT: Great ideas for RECYCLED ROBOTS…

AMAZING! Artist builds incredibly detailed urban MINIATURES…

DREAM DWELLING: Tennessee’s fabulous FLYING SAUCER HOUSE…

FILM SCHOOL: A “masterclass” interview with ALFRED HITCHCOCK…

 




 

PHOTOGRAPHY: Learn the art of LIGHTING by shooting toys…

 
 DIY: How to make a fun and functional WOOLY WILLIE TABLE…

 

 

VIDEO: Stop-motion BABY ORSON WELLES is brilliant…

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FILMMAKING: EDITING TIPS for action scenes…

 

 

THEME PARK ALERT: SKULL ISLAND: REIGN OF KONG is “…one of the most impressive animatronics I’ve ever seen.”

Kong Skull Island

 

 

FILM SCHOOL: Some great insight on the Coen Brothers’ SHOT TECHNIQUE…

 

ART SCHOOL: A useful lesson in LOGO DESIGN…

 

 

VIDEO ESSAY: The SPAGHETTI WESTERNS of Sergio Leone…

 

 

VIDEO: Godzilla and pals hit the surf in KAIJU BEACH PARTY!

Kaiju Beach

 

 

VIDEO: MONSTER-KID MASHUP remembers the golden age…

Mashup

 

 

VIDEO: And the invasion begins in the inevitable BRIDE OF MONSTER-KID MASHUP!

Bride of

 

 

VIDEO: The Evolution of STOP-MOTION Animation (1900-2016)…

POP CULTURE HISTORY: Walt Disney’s 1935 ANIMATION MANIFESTO…

 

 

DELICIOUS! Mix yourself an ORANGE JULIUS right now and you’ll thank us later…

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