Flying Hexarotor Robots Perform the “2001: A Space Odyssey” Theme Song on Musical Instruments [Video]


I, for one, welcome our new hexarotor robotic overlords. From KMel Robotics: KMel Robotics presents a team of flying robots that have taken up new instruments to play some fresh songs. The hexrotors create music in ways never seen before, like playing a custom single string guitar hooked up to an electric guitar amp. Drums […]

Star Wars R2-D2 Measuring Cup Set


From Thinkgeek: This set of R2-D2 Measuring Cups disassembles into 4 measuring cups plus 4 measuring spoons and reassembles in a snap (fortunately, it’s not as complicated as C-3PO). Each has its measurement written inside so you can’t forget what they are and handles on the back that don’t distract from R2′s aesthetic. The only […]

Amazon Deal of the Day: 49% Off Akira: 25th Anniversary Edition (Blu-ray/DVD Combo) – $17.99


For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon has Akira: 25th Anniversary Edition (Blu-ray/DVD Combo) for just $17.99. That’s 49% off on the movie’s regular list price of $34.98. Akira isn’t just a movie – it’s the genesis of a genre. Katsuhiro Otomo’s landmark cyberpunk classic obliterated the boundaries of Japanese animation and forced […]