Friday, 26 June 2015

Spiral Illusion

Spiral Illusion

I thought I'd share this spiral optical illusion with you because I thought it was quite fun. I can't remember where I first saw the concept, but I decided to make my own version to see if it would work and what do you know it does.

Friday, 12 June 2015

Mad Max Car

Mad Max Tank
Mad Max tank
Now I haven't seen the latest Mad Max film and I have to say I'm not really interested seeing it either. Remakes or re-imaginings of classic films usually don't go too well and I'd like my memories of the old Mad Max films to stay the way they are.

That being said, I saw this article that shows what two brothers created for the film, they call it - The Peacemaker.

How To Make An Ice Shot Glass

Ice Shot Glass
Ice shot glass
It's getting hot outside and what better way to cool off than with your own diy shot glass? These homemade ice shot glasses are best made well in advance of when you intend to use them.

Thursday, 11 June 2015

Multicolour 3D Prints

Multicolour 3D Prints
Via Youtube

A group of researchers from Columbia University and Zhejiang University have released a paper showing how they can place a full colour texture map onto 3D printed objects.

Stair Climbing Wheelchair

Stair climbing wheelchair
Via Youtube

Wheelchair users will often face the problem of stairs almost everyday, but students in Germany have been working on a project at ETH Zurich that might put an end to these problems.