Posts Tagged ‘geek’

Walking bookcase by Wouter Scheublin

Sunday, July 18th, 2010

Walking bookcase by Wouter Scheublin. “The movement is based on the principles of the walking platform devised by 19th century Russian mathematician Pafnuty Chebyshev… when pushed, the legs carry the object along using a complex system of cranks, links and connecting rods. Photo below via cyberneticzoo.

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There was a ship and it was going to crash into the mothership.

Wednesday, January 6th, 2010

Screenshot from the internet. Dialogue between man-boy and his girlfriend:

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“Falling Water” Cocktail Making Machine

Monday, December 7th, 2009

This falls into the expanding geek category for this blog, I suppose, but to follow upon the recent Rube-Goldberg-Machine-at-home and marble run theme, this homemade marble-run machine makes cocktails. It’s by Joseph Herscher, filmed by Rewa Wright.:

“This is a machine that makes a cocktail called a Falling Water. 

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