Googly-Eye Tree Sees Yew

From inflatable art experts Filthy Luker and Pedro Estrellas, here’s something that’ll spruce up a tree in your neck of the woods: a pair of googly eyes! Photo: Filthy Luker Source: neatorama

80+ Of The Cutest Puppies Ever

No matter what kind of day you’re having, puppies are always guaranteed to coax out an involuntary ‘awwww.’ Since not all of us have cool offices that let us bring dogs to work, Bored Panda has supplied you with a…

Tentacles Invade The Navy Yard, Philadelphia

No, it’s not the end of times. Rather, the 40-foot long tentacles are an art installation by Luke Egan and Pete Hamilton (aka Filthy Luker and Pedro Estrellas), two UK-based artists known for their inflatable art. Source: neatorama

Iowa State, uh, Finds a Way to Bring Dancing Dinos to its Halftime Show

what is happening pic.twitter.com/ISaR6k4XwQ — FOX College Football (@CFBONFOX) October 14, 2018 Iowa State’s marching band T-rex-ed the competition when they brought in the dancing inflatable dinos during halftime. Well, granted that “dancing” is subjective here. I feel that we…

Marie Antoinette's Jewels For Sale

Tuesday is the 225th anniversary of the beheading of Marie Antoinette during the French Revolution, nine months after her husband King Louis XVI. The monarchy had been teetering on the edge of disaster for quite some time. In fact, the…

Watching <I>Alien</I> for the First Time

I already have so many regrets pic.twitter.com/0hraBtq9MK — High Witch of the Rio DeLaWare (@EldritchGirl) October 14, 2018 One of life’s great pleasures is introducing someone new to a pop culture phenomenon you know and love. The movie Alien is…

Caterpillars Feeding on Exploding Touch-Me-Not Seed Pods

You might think plants just stand still, rooted in place. This clip from BBC Earth uses both stop-motion and slow-motion to show that isn’t so. Balsam plants develop seed pods that mature into a delicate tension, so that the slightest…

Museum of the Moon

This is wonderful. Museum of the Moon, a mobile art installation by artist Luke Jerram (previously on Neatorama), is basically a giant model of the Moon that – similar to its namesake – goes around the world. Follow the Moon…

The Challenge of Eating Food in the Antarctic

Hungry? Better eat that food fast if you work at the Concordia Research Station, Antarctica. As you can see from the pics taken by researchers Carmen Possnig and Cyprien Verseux, the cold weather (-25 degrees celcius in the summer and…

Polar Bear POV Cam

In 2014, US Geological Survey biologists put camera-equipped radio collars on four female polar bears near Prudhoe Bay, Alaska. This is what they see. The video, which is the first ever from a free-ranging polar bear on Arctic sea ice,…

Trailer for Disney's Upcoming Live-Action Aladdin

The 1992 animated movie Aladdin by Disney was so good that I’m kind of hesitant to want to like the upcoming live-action version. Will Smith as the Genie? He’s got some big shoes – or technically pointy toed slippers –…

What Do You Call Moons of a Moon?

When planets have orbiting bodies, we call them moons. But what do we call things that orbit those moons? Astronomers Sean Raymond and Juna Kollmeier thinks that they should be called “moonmoons.” And hey, theoretically, that can happen: Their analysis…