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Nov 3, 2015

Rhei: An Electro-Mechanical Clock with a Liquid Display

Rhei: An Electro-Mechanical Clock with a Liquid Display

Using magnets and ferrofluids to create a liquid display.

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Nov 2, 2015

The Extreme Minuet: World’s Fastest Orchestra

The Extreme Minuet: World’s Fastest Orchestra

I have no idea if this is real or fake but it’s fantastically shot and a cool concept. Only in Japan!

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Nov 2, 2015

This Espaliered Fruit Tree Looks Two-Dimensional

This Espaliered Fruit Tree Looks Two-Dimensional

Seen here is a fascinating example of an ‘espaliered’ fruit tree in North Cave, England.

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Oct 30, 2015

The Shirk Report – Volume 341

The Shirk Report – Volume 341

Welcome to the Shirk Report where you will find 25 funny images, 10 interesting articles and 5 entertaining videos from the last 7 days of sifting.

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Oct 29, 2015

25 of the Best Close-Ups of Insect Eyes You Will See

25 of the Best Close-Ups of Insect Eyes You Will See

An incredible gallery of macro photographs that show insect eyes in extraordinary detail and clarity.

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Oct 29, 2015

Picture of the Day: Stunning Opal Found in Yowah, Australia

Picture of the Day: Stunning Opal Found in Yowah, Australia

In this amazing close-up we see a beautiful opal from Yoawh, Queensland, Australia. The length of this polished opal is a mere 20 mm but its features are gorgeous. The opal is a part of the Willems Miner Collection.

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Oct 29, 2015

There’s a Museum in France Dedicated to Hyperrealistic Miniature Film Sets

There’s a Museum in France Dedicated to Hyperrealistic Miniature Film Sets

If you find yourself in Lyon, France consider checking out the Musée Miniature et Cinéma created by world-renowned miniaturist artist Dan Ohlmann.

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