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KeebMonkey Air Duster Keyboard Cleaner

KeebMonkey Air Duster Keyboard Cleaner
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If you’re like us and eat at your desk, you’ve got crumbs between your keycaps. The KeebMonkey Air Duster is a high-power blower designed for cleaning keyboards. Its long nozzle and brush tips get between keys, and blast debris away in seconds. It’s 6000 mAh battery provides up to 30 minutes of cleaning per charge.

Cleaning + Recoating a Giant Telescope Mirror

Cleaning + Recoating a Giant Telescope Mirror

Geek out as a team of scientists remove the old coating and apply a new one to the mirror from the Air Force Research Lab’s huge Advanced Electro-Optical System telescope. The process must be performed from time to time to ensure the telescope remains functional in its job of tracking low-earth satellites and ballistic missiles.

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Cthulhu Chia Pet

Cthulhu Chia Pet
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If Bob Ross and Dr. Zoidberg had a kid, it might look something like this Cthulhu Chia Pet. H.P. Lovecraft’s creepy creature is ready to drive you insane with its beady eyes and tentacled face. Simply coat its head with the chia seeds, and in two weeks or less, your nightmares will come true.

8-in-1 Screwdriver + Light

8-in-1 Screwdriver + Light
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This light-duty screwdriver has eight different blades that flip down from its handle. It has four each of Phillips and flathead drivers in sizes from 1.6 mm to 5.0 mm, plus a built-in LED light for illuminating screws.

Marble Chess Set Factory

Marble Chess Set Factory

Creative Workz takes us inside a factory where workers make beautiful chess sets by cutting, milling, and polishing marble. Each piece – from the squares on the boards to the individual game pieces – is made by hand. We’re guessing OSHA wouldn’t approve of the lack of respiratory and eye protection, though.

Copper Seed Starting Tray

Copper Seed Starting Tray
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Winter is upon us, so for those with a green thumb, that means more indoor growing. This lovely copper tray from Garrett Wade helps you get seedlings started in a controlled environment. It comes with 24 square, bottomless containers so young plants can sip water from the tray and slide out easily for potting.

Lords of the Orb

Lords of the Orb

RPGs and fantasy movies often send their characters on a quest for a mythical object. The Minute Hour and animator slouch take a jab at the trope with a cartoon about a man and his quest to capture an orb that possesses such mysterious powers that even we shall not understand them by the end of the video.

Forging a Knife That Splits in Two

Forging a Knife That Splits in Two

Black Beard Projects shows us how he created a unique weapon that looks like a single blade but can become two for dual wielding. Its halves required great precision to interlock and sandwich together so well. The design was inspired by Blade of the 47 Ronin, in which a mythical sword is split in two.

Custom Hot Wheels Cars

Custom Hot Wheels Cars
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Do you love your car? JDM Customz will customize a Hot Wheels car to look just like the real deal. Each 1/64-scale car is hand-painted to match your vehicle, and JDM can add spoilers, wings, wheels, and widebody kits and lower their suspension as well.

A Bike Frame Made of Nuts

A Bike Frame Made of Nuts

Each time The Q makes a new bicycle, we think he couldn’t possibly get outlandish. Well, he’s back with another unusual and creative bike build. This time, he arranged and welded together 147 nuts to create a functional bike frame. The structure is weight-bearing and could be used to screw in accessories if he wants to.

Deal: Apple Magic Trackpad 2

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Apple’s Magic Trackpad 2 offers a fast and easy way to interact with your Mac, and it’s on sale now in The Awesomer Shop. This smooth trackpad has an edge-to-edge glass surface and can detect various MacOS control gestures through multitouch. It’s also got four force sensors that can detect how hard you’re pressing.

Diesel Black Reptile Watch

Diesel Black Reptile Watch
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This unique variant of Diesel’s hefty 44mm MS9 wristwatch features a stainless steel case and link band with a stamped reptile texture. That imprint carries over to the black watch face, which sits behind a durable mineral crystal lens. It’s powered by a quartz movement with a three-hand analog display and has a date display.

Dunkey on Sonic Frontiers

Dunkey on Sonic Frontiers

(PG-13: Language) Sonic Frontiers was one of the most hotly-anticipated video games of 2022. But does the high-speed, open-world 3D platformer live up to the hype? Videogamedunkey offers his honest take on the game, its level design and control quirks, visual glitches, and occasional moments of actual fun.

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Dragonscale Titanium Pen

Dragonscale Titanium Pen
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This substantial metal pen is made from lightweight TC4 titanium alloy. It features a stone-tumbled finish and an engraved blue shield pattern reminiscent of a dragon’s scales. It takes standard Parker-style G2 refills and has a hardened window-breaker tool on its rear end. We also love MetaEDC’s hollow-body titanium pen.

Making a Blacksmith Rose at Maker Camp

Making a Blacksmith Rose at Maker Camp

Natasha, aka Cannon Doll-X, is just learning about blacksmithing. She recently attended Catskills Maker Camp, where she picked up some new skills and shows us some of what she learned by welding and hot-bending a metal rose. The event looks like a great opportunity for makers of all skill levels to get hands-on experience.

Spider-Man: Everyone’s Home

Spider-Man: Everyone’s Home

With the help of AI image generation tech, Corridor created this short fan film in the style of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. The crossover imagines that The Avengers (and a whole lot of Spider-Men variants) found their way into the Spider-Verse as a result of the events of Doctor Strange’s actions. Go behind the scenes here.

A Psychiatric Evaluation of Star Wars Characters

A Psychiatric Evaluation of Star Wars Characters

When it comes to the characters in Star Wars, many of them have deep-seated issues driving their behavior. Psychiatrist and psychotherapist Dr. Eric Bender sat down with GQ to analyze key characters and their motivations, including Emperor Palpatine, Darth Vader, Kylo Ren, and the Jawas, who are not simply kleptomaniacs.

Gerber Downrange Tomahawk

Gerber Downrange Tomahawk

Gerber’s military-grade 19″ tomahawk is designed for breaking down barriers. It weighs 36 oz. and has a full-tang 420HC steel blade. Its head chops through obstacles, while its back edge is a hammer. A cutout in its head serves as a handle for controlling the pry bar at its other end. Includes a MOLLE-compatible sheath.

Polyphonic Overtone Singing in an Echo Chamber

Polyphonic Overtone Singing in an Echo Chamber

Anna-Maria Hefele has wowed us before with her polyphonic overtone singing. Her ethereal composition Andesana is given added impact through its performance in a space that encourages rather than cancels echoes – standing underneath a musical sculpture by artist Josef Baier. Here’s an explanation of how the technique works.

Good Grips Avocado Tool

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This three-in-one kitchen tool makes working with avocados so much easier. It can split, pit, and slice the tasty green fruits. Its serrated blade slices through avocado skin, its stainless steel blade tool grabs pits, and the multi-blade tool scoops out their insides into slices. Another great deal from The Awesomer Shop.

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Sculpting a Kratos Bust

Sculpting a Kratos Bust

To celebrate the release of God of War Ragnarök, artist Steven Richter created this impressive likeness of the game’s protagonist Kratos. He started by sculpting a clay bust, which he used to create a silicone mold. After filling the mold with resin and letting it set, he painted on all of the details and applied facial hair.

Leather Pencil Case

Leather Pencil Case
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Keep your pens, pencils, and other skinny pocket tools neat and organized with Ewittco’s nicely-structured full-grain leather cases. They come in a variety of colors, and can be personalized with an engraved name or logo graphic. Measures 7.7″ x 3.7″ closed, 7.7″ x 7.7″ open.

A Bow without an Arrow

A Bow without an Arrow

We always assumed for a bow-type weapon to be effective, that it needed to fire arrows or bolts. Sabatkay Project shows us how it’s possible to create a weapon that’s fired by drawing a bow, but shoots bullet-like projectiles. He used matchstick heads as a propellant, which seems very dangerous. Definitely don’t try this at home.

Vooray Boost Duffel Bag

Vooray Boost Duffel Bag
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Vooray’s squared-off duffel bag is ideal for carrying a change of clothes and everyday essentials to the gym. It’s made from tear- and abrasion-resistant canvas polyester and has a ventilated main section, a large wet/dry pocket, a shoe compartment, and a stretchy water bottle sleeve. Available in 22-liter and 32-liter sizes.

Evolve: Drone FPV Freestyle Flight

Evolve: Drone FPV Freestyle Flight

Drone pilot Captain Vanover takes us on a thrilling acrobatic flight through the woods of Oregon with the Portland FPV crew. Be aware, though – the tumbles, rolls, and spins through the trees might make you dizzy. Watch in 4K if you can.

Dine-o-Max Camp Kitchen

Dine-o-Max Camp Kitchen
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SylvanSport’s kit transforms any campsite our outdoor space into a proper kitchen. It offers two bamboo countertops with 8.8 sq. ft. of prep surface, a collapsible camping sink, storage shelves with zippered fronts, a backsplash organizer, and a steel stove windscreen. It packs up into a 40″ x 19″ x 8″ travel bag.

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