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    How to Name Animals in German
    This flow chart reveals how German animals names are often made up by compounding known animals with the adjective that sets them apart from that animal. However, German is far from the only language in which you find this convention. Mefites offered examples from other languages.
    star fish, guinea pig
    hedgehog, guinea pig, groundhog, warthog, sea cow, sea lion, catfish, dogfish, zebrafish, flying fox, flying squirrel, seahorse
    A squirrel is a Pine Rat. An owl is a Cat Head Hawk. A kangaroo is a Pocket Rat. A dove is a Peace Pigeon. A panda is a Bear Cat.
    More Chinese:
    Camel deer = moose
    Stinky weasel = skunk
    Hunting dog = hyena
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    Since 2000, MTV Cribs has taken viewers around the mansions of famous music stars, actors, and celebrities, including Ozzy Osborne, Shaquille O'Neal, and Kim Kardashian.  ScottDW offers this glimpse inside the luxurious lifestyle of a famous stormtrooper.
    Toilet Paper Wedding Dress
    It is made entirely out of 11 rolls of toilet paper, tape, and glue. The gold detail is tape.
    Made by Olivia Mears. Mears made it for a contest by Charmin, the toilet paper brand. The contest invited crafty people to make dresses from any product in Charmin's toilet paper line. Mears made her dress from 11 rolls of toilet paper, tape, and glue.
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    To accept his Webby for Person of the Year, Banksy made this video about his Residency in New York City.
    USB Money Clip
    The USB Money Clip is a money clip and aslo a USB Flash Drive. With up to 8GB of storage, you can store up to 1,750 songs, 10,000 photos or up to 10 hours of video. 
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    The Raglite Flexible Rollup LED

    The Raglite(on kickstarter) lighting system, which offers a flexible, roll-up LED bank of lights, can offer lighting in any situation.
    "But the RagLites aren't just designed for professional photographers. They do allow for unique setups in studio sessions that traditional rigid lighting can't pull off, but its creators have made cheaper and smaller versions designed for regular consumer use as well. Whether it's mood lightning under a bed, or as an emergency work light you can just crumple up and toss in the trunk of your car."
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    S mores Roasting Rack with Skewers
    The Smores Roasting Rack($20) by Charcoal Companion.
    "The stainless steel rack and skewers can be used on a charcoal or gas grill. Set your graham crackers and chocolate on the warming rack while your marshmallows roast over the flame. Set comes with four 11.75" skewers and several recipe ideas."
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    The reason is simple: the technology to fake it didn't exist. This video explains why there was absolutely no way to fake it at the time. Even the cameras needed to fake it didn't exist back then...
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    A Portable Folding Napkin Table

    A Portable Folding Napkin Table
    Michael Jan, an industrial design graduate from Tunghai University in Taiwan, developed this clever pinicking accessory. It's a table that stretches between the necks of two people. It has cupholders and a flat surface for plates. There's a bib at the each neck to serve as napkins. When you're done eating, you can fold it up and carry it away.
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    "Every other Monday, master swordsmith Tony Swatton forges your favorite weapons from video games, movies, and television. This week, he recreates King Leonidas' sword from 300! THIS IS SPARTA!"

    Dr. John All, an American academic, crawled for nine hours with a broken arm and ribs after falling down an ice crevasse in Nepal. After the accident he said:
    My body was shattered and I was in agony. My face hit one wall, my back and stomach hit the back wall and I bounced between them. My face was pretty torn up. I landed on a piece of ice at a midpoint.
    I could have fallen another 100 metres and it's amazing I didn't. The entire time climbing out I knew if I slipped I would have been dead.
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    Star Warsthemed macarons
    These Star Wars-themed macarons by Semi Sweet Designs are totally delicious! Cool
    These Chewbacca macarons were made with chocolate macaron shells and a chocolate ganache filling. These R2-D2 macarons are made of white, almond-flavored macaron shells with a vanilla buttercream center. These Death Star macarons are were lemon-flavored macaron shells with a vanilla buttercream filling.
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