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This Is Where All of Daft Punk’s Impossibly Catchy Samples Come From

Have you ever found yourself listening to some classic 70s funk, rock, or disco and suddenly recognised a portion of the song you swear you’ve heard elsewhere? As YouTube’s Daftworld reveals, it was probably in a Daft Punk track, given the duo’s almost bizarrely impressive ability to turn classic samples into electro hits. Read More >>

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How a Pop-Up Book Works

I enjoyed this portrait of pop-up book artist Matthew Reinhart because, well, pop-up books are awesome and will never stop being amazing. It doesn't matter how old I am, or how far technology advances. Read More >>

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I Must Own These Daft Punk Figures With Light-Up LED Helmets

Medicom has been creating Daft Punk figures for a while now, including versions of the secretive duo as they appeared promoting their latest album, Random Access Memories. But the toymaker is now introducing versions of the figures dating back to their 2001 album Discovery, which for the first time will include light-up helmets. Read More >>

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Watch These Artists Forge Famous Paintings by Photoshopping Stock Photos Together

Ankur Patar is an artist with a talent for recreating famous paintings. His forgeries wouldn’t fool a child, let alone an art expert, but they’re still absolutely remarkable pieces of art unto themselves because they’re painstakingly assembled in Photoshop using nothing but stock photos. Read More >>

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Liars and Cheats Make for Better Artists

He may have been Geppetto's creation, but Pinocchio may have been the real artist out of the two, if a new study from Harvard University researchers is accurate. They have found a strong correlation between lying and creative abilities. Read More >>

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This Super-Creepy Baby Doll is Pregnant, and Her Foetus is Pregnant Too

British artist Darren Cullen has taken doll culture to new extremes with his disturbing creation, 'Baby's First Baby', which we can only hope will never hits the shelves. The top of the box reads "real pregnancy action", and to be fair, there is significant degree of realism here. Listed features include "cravings", "stretch marks", and "waters [that] really break". What the actual heck? Read More >>

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Kim Dotcom Goes From MegaUpload to MegaBox In His Fight Against the Music Industry

You can't keep a good Internet entrepreneur down, even if he's under house arrest. Kim Dotcom, locked-up over the whole MegaUpload mess, has just announced his newest venture, MegaBox -- a new music site to take on the music industry and "unchain" artists. Read More >>