9/16/11 Gil's LotD: Flying wing This is a single sheet of plastic which easily flies with a tiny motor and can be steered remotely. Pretty cool.

9/7/11 Gil's LotD: Knife construction Pictures of the creation of a homemade Japanese knife starting with the construction of steel.

7/14/11 Gil's LotD crap: Ice egg These chefs make hollow ice cubes by quickly freezing water balloons.


6/30/11 Gil's LotD: Physics The Standard Model of physics written as a single Lagrangian.

6/4/11 Gil's LotD: Ice ribbons Forming tiny ribbons of ice by freezing water in pipes with a slit in them.

5/20/07 Gil's LotD

5/20/07 Gil's LotD The software that designed this packaging had a SQL bug resulting in the query being printed on the package. That's right.

4/5/07 Gil's LotD

4/5/07 Gil's LotD An incredible video of a little robot who is designed to dance to communicate with humans. Be sure to see the video of the robot dancing to Spoon. More information about Keepon! Airline safety pamphlets in Russian!

6/24/06 Gil's LotD Instructions on how to make a vacuum cleaner into a cannon. Starting fire with a lens made of ice.

3/16/06 Gil's LotD The history of the Amen break, a frequently used loop used in many songs.

2/12/06 Gil's LotD High speed camera pictures of a bullet cutting playing cards in half. The music video for LFO - Freak.


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