Some movie shorts are all right and some are just brilliant, which describes this interesting sci-fi short called C The Movie. It starts off with a retro looking video and ends with the same, but what happens in the middle of these two classics is well worth watching. Its only fifteen minutes long, so it is going to be easy to watch just about anywhere you like. Just make sure that you watch and enjoy it.
Here is a bit of background information on the C (299,792 km/s) movie from Seaquark Films
To build the future, we looked to the past. No CGI or green screen was used in the making of the film; all our sets and props were built by hand and filmed in-camera. Combining new advances in digital camera technology with traditional special effects, we sought to create a unique look through lighting design, camera tricks, miniature photography, split-screen, and stop-animation. We believe that this approach allowed us greater creative possibilities on a low-budget science-fiction film.
The scramble to get into space is being led by Virgin Galactic with flights to near space starting as soon as this year. However, for the more adventurous there is always the Moon and Golden Spike have a plan on how this can be achieved. However, there is the issue of funding, but with crowd funding a popular way of raising funds; this project is now on Indiegogo! Why go up to the edge of space, when you can go all the way to the Moon? Check out the video to see how commercial Moon landings could become a reality by 2020.
Here is a little bit of background information on the project that could put a man on the Moon
We’re the Golden Spike Company, a private business planning a series of expeditions to explore the Moon by people from nations around the globe. Test flights are planned to begin in 2017, and landings by 2020. And all of it will be on your big screen TVs, laptops, tablets, and phones. And we have the team to do it, led by former NASA leaders, our team is also deep in space-industry veterans, world-renowned planetary scientists, Hollywood and other media professionals, and experienced business people.
You too can get involved by backing this project on the crowd funding site Indiegogo from $10 (£6.40).
Normally when we speak about a docking stations these are made from plastic, metal or in some cases wood, but this one is really different! This is a docking station that has been constructed from fabrics such as felt and canvas, so it is completely different from anything else around and that makes it interesting. This dock will fit most devices but because of the nature of the design, sizes are going to vary.
Here are the details for the Docking Station for iPhone iPod touch in sage and chocolate berries;
This iPhone iPod touch charging station is the perfect way to get your cell phone and chords off the counter and neatly stored away. Plus you can take it with you when you travel. This listing is for one charging station as shown in the first 4 photos. Each pouch is handcut and sewn so fabric placement may vary. iPhone and charger not included. Size: approximately 4″(wide) by 10″(long), pocket depth 6″, charger opening 1.25″ square.
This unusual docking station will cost you around $18 (£12)
Plug this device into your vehicles lighter and suddenly charging a laptop, tablet or Smartphone is easy, it also works with the power points found on airlines and some trains etc! For the traveller this could be essential gear as running out of battery is the worst thing that could ever happen to you when you are away from the office or home! Continue reading “Charge Any Device From Your Cars Cigarette Lighter”
Anyone who knows me will know that I am prone to odd power nap now and then, but these little power ups can be messy affairs with drinks and stuff on your desk. However, this handy Ostrich Pillow gives the power napper a little bit of privacy and comfort all at the same time. It is not on sale just yet as the team behind the Ostrich Pillow are currently looking at raising funds through the crowd funding site Kickstarter. Continue reading “Like Power Naps Then You Need The Ostrich Pillow”
When we hear about electric vehicles, we often find that the conversation is about cars, but there is a mode of transport that is smaller, much smaller in fact! This is the skate deck from Boosted Boards and it is the smallest and lightest electric vehicle around. It weighs just twelve pounds and can reach 20 mph easily with a range of up to six miles. Continue reading “Is This The Smallest And Lightest Electric Vehicle”
We all need a drink every now and then, but it seems that for some of us getting some of the drink down the front of is always a possibility! Not with the Canned aerosol based travel mug it is not, this simple yet very effective design will mean that you get your drink without spilling it all down your front. Continue reading “No More Spills With The Aerosol Travel Coffee Mug”