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Nature's Craziest Defense Mechanisms

By Vadim NewquistApril 23, 2014
If there is indeed a God out there, then the animal kingdom is all the proof you need to know that he’s a little bonkers, because he sure equips all the creepers, crawlers and furry little critters of this world with totally insane defense mechanisms. From adorable little More  →
Nature's Craziest Defense Mechanisms

Freya Jobbins Turns Your Childhood Toys Into Surreal Masterpieces!

By Vadim NewquistApril 22, 2014
If you’ve spent the majority of your life playing with toys instead of hitting the books then don’t fret, because visionary sculptor Freya Jobbins is the perfect example of how it can pay off big time. Her extraordinary work reassembles discarded plastic into the truly f More  →
Freya Jobbins Turns Your Childhood Toys Into Surreal Masterpieces!

Science Tattoos For The Win!!!

By Vadim NewquistApril 21, 2014
SCIENCE! Without this handy-dandy method of accumulating, organizing and analyzing information you wouldn’t be reading this article on a computer, you’d be reading it on a cavern wall (and the risk of stabbing yourself in the head with a stalactite would be tremendous!). More  →
Science Tattoos For The Win!!!

Artist Vince Chui Blows Minds For A Living!

By Vadim NewquistApril 18, 2014
Vince Chui aka Kid Chuckle (www.kidchuckle.com) is a Canadian graphic artist, animator and geek extraordinaire with unparalleled skills. With a wicked sense of humor that is only paralleled by his expansive imagination, Chui creates work that’s like ice-cream for your eyeb More  →
Artist Vince Chui Blows Minds For A Living!

These Easter Bunnies Will Give You Nightmares!!!

By Vadim NewquistApril 17, 2014
Every Easter season we are hit with a barrage of fluffy, furry and oh-so huggable Easter rabbits. They're pretty cute when you’re a toddler, but they can really start rubbing you the wrong way after a decade or two. Well, you won’t find the standard, pastel-pink bunny ra More  →
These Easter Bunnies Will Give You Nightmares!!!

20 Holiday Mascots Stranger Than The Easter Bunny

By Vadim NewquistApril 16, 2014
An adorable rabbit that poops eggs with toys inside and has the mental capacity to hide them so that children have to embark on a hunt to find them? Yup, that’s pretty strange, and we didn’t even get into the part about how impractical it is for a rabbit to carry a baske More  →
20 Holiday Mascots Stranger Than The Easter Bunny

These Albert Einstein Tattoos = Awesomeness Squared!

By Vadim NewquistApril 16, 2014
Albert Einstein once said that “a person starts to live when he can live outside himself,” and if that’s the case, then Einstein is both alive and well, living outside the flesh of tattooed science geeks across the world. Yes, we may not be so lucky as to have the brai More  →
These Albert Einstein Tattoos = Awesomeness Squared!

Cat Armor! (And Other Ways to Prepare Your Pet For Battle)

By Vadim NewquistApril 11, 2014
We love our pets, but unfortunately, centuries of domestication has robbed our four legged friends of their independence. No longer the savage, snarling hunters they once were, these creatures wouldn’t fare well if left to their own devices, because alas, cans of Fancy Fea More  →
Cat Armor! (And Other Ways to Prepare Your Pet For Battle)

Nikola Tesla: Badass of Science!

By Vadim NewquistApril 10, 2014
The mega-eccentric, Austrian born scientific badass known as Nikola Tesla is a man who’s bad-assitude is so legendary that his memory still generates nearly a billion gigawatts of bad-associty nearly seven decades after the close of his bad-ass life. His accomplishments an More  →
Nikola Tesla: Badass of Science!

Sci Fi That Made Us Cry

By Vadim NewquistApril 10, 2014
The best of science fiction dazzles our eyes while challenging our minds simultaneously. There is however, that extremely rare sci-fi entertainment that goes the next step and hits us on an emotional level, often so hard that we’re reduced to a puffy eyed blubbering mess. More  →
Sci Fi That Made Us Cry
About the Author
Vadim Newquist

Vadim Newquist is a writer, director, actor, animator, fire fighter, stunt driver, martial arts instructor, snake wrangler and time traveling bounty hunter who scales tall buildings with his bare hands and wrestles sharks in his spare time. He can do ten consecutive backflips in one jump, make cars explode with his mind, and can give fifty people a high-five at once without even lifting his hands. He holds multiple PhDs in nuclear physics, osteopathic medicine, behavioral psychology, breakdancing, and chilling out. He currently resides in Gotham City inside his stately mansion with his butler Alfred and his two cats.

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