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Collapsible bike helmet pancakes down for portability

A new bicycle helmet design aims to take the awkwardness out of carrying it around when you're not under pedal power.

By April 6, 2015

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Golfer and 'Game of Thrones' fan? Build a Five Iron Throne with spare clubs

No need for scorching dragon fire for this royal seat! If you have enough golf clubs, you too can construct a Westerosi throne chair thanks to this handy tutorial.

By March 31, 2015

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This eviscerated Bishop from 'Aliens' really ties the room together

Everyone could use a synthetic human in their home. This silicone Bishop -- or at least most of him -- from the sci-fi classic "Aliens" is for sale on Etsy.

By March 19, 2015

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Lucky dog gets canine home modeled after the 'Up' house

Movie prop maker Tim Baker and his team make the ultimate canine home worth begging for -- a floating balloon doghouse from the Pixar movie "Up."

By February 17, 2015

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Madame Tussauds to immerse fans in 'Star Wars' scenes

Is a statue of Yoda Force-sensitive? Do wax figures lose as many limbs as patrons at the Mos Eisley Cantina? Madame Tussauds in London will let fans visit a galaxy far, far away.

By February 3, 2015

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A cut above the rest: Final Fantasy kitchen knives

Movie prop maker Tim Baker and his team forge a set of Final Fantasy kitchen knives complete with an Ultros knife block in the latest episode of the DIY webseries "Super-Fan Builds."

By February 3, 2015

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Crazy-rare classic 'Star Trek' phaser goes up for auction

A screen-used prop phaser from the original "Star Trek" series is up for sale and it's expected to fetch a price that is out of this world.

By January 26, 2015

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Let Groot take you for a swing

Lucky "Guardians of the Galaxy" fans are surprised with a life-size Groot swing in the geeky Web series "Super Fan Builds."

By December 10, 2014

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'Mad Men' types needed: Sort through vintage New York Times ads

A world of mini-skirt, fiberglass car and Paul Newman movie ads awaits you with the New York Times' Madison, a project that asks the public to dig through vintage advertising.

By October 16, 2014

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A Wikipedia monument? It's true (we're pretty sure)

Slubice, Poland, now hosts a monument honoring contributors to the free online encyclopedia. If you can't go see it for yourself, you can read all about it on Wikipedia.

By October 27, 2014