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The Original Star Trek Theme Performed on a Theremin

Hungarian violin and theremin player Katica Illényi performed a wonderful cover of the original Star Trek theme on a theremin in 2018 during the Jubilee Concert at the Budapest Congress Center. There’s a common misconception that the Star Trek theme used a theremin, but it was actually performed by celebrated coloratura soprano Loulie Jean...

Sun May 19, 2024 04:20
Slicing a Loaf of Bread That Looks Like a Tuna Fish

Japanese baker Ran of Konel Bread, who creates fun loaves of bread with amazing embedded designs, made an amusing loaf in the shape of a tuna. When she “butchered” the fish in a traditional sushi style, first cutting off the head slicing the body lengthwise, the inside revealed the tiny bones and the typical varying pink flesh for which the...

Sat May 18, 2024 18:41
An Incredible 5,471 Piece ‘Lord of the Rings’ Barad-Dûr (Dark Tower of Mordor) LEGO Set

image via LEGO LEGO announced the upcoming release of an incredible scale model of The Lord of the Rings Barad-dûr, which is also known as the Dark Tower, Sauron‘s central stronghold in Mordor. This 5,471 piece set fully encompasses the unique foreboding architecture of the tower, including The Eye of Sauron, and features a number of the J.R.R....

Fri May 17, 2024 23:20
Stunning Drone Footage of London’s Battersea Power Station Set to the 2018 Remix of Pink Floyd’s ‘Animals’

Designer Aubrey “Po” Powell captured breathtaking drone footage of the newly refurbished Battersea Power Station, which he shot in 2022 for the release of the 2018 remix of the classic Pink Floyd album Animals, which quite appropriately provided the soundtrack. The original 1977 album cover featured the power station quite prominently, with...

Fri May 17, 2024 22:35
Elegant Palace Swans Ring a Bell for Food in Moat

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Galahad Tours (@galahadtours) The very elegant swans of The Bishop’s Palace & Gardens in Wells, Somerset, England have learned to pull on a rope that’s attached to a bell at during lunch time. Once the bell rings, food is dropped from the window. This tradition has been going...

Fri May 17, 2024 21:35
The New Apple Pencil Pro Casts a Virtual Drop Shadow of the Selected Tool That Is Being Used

Post by @snazzyq View on Threads Quinn Nelson of Snazzy Labs shared his amazement when he discovered that the updated Apple Pencil Pro was able to cast a virtual drop shadow of the tool that he selected from the menu on his iPad. In Nelson’s case, it was the shadow of the fountain pen he was using, which became more and more...

Fri May 17, 2024 20:28

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