Fall Movie Guide: 6 Movies We're Sure Will Rock, Plus 23 Contenders

This is a great time to be a fan of science fiction and fantasy movies, and this fall is jam-packed with wonder and fascination. There are huge sequels, like Hunger Games and The Hobbit. But also some huge wild cards, like Christopher Nolan's Interstellar and Ridley Scott's Exodus. Here are 29 movies to look out for… » 8/13/14 6:33pm 8/13/14 6:33pm

Cruise Ship Plays the Loudest Seven Nation Army You've Ever Heard

The 964-foot-long MSC Magnifica isn't just a luxurious, $550 million cruise ship. It's the world's first 4,500 passenger musical instrument, and it rocked a slow, loooouuud rendition of The White Stripes' "Seven Nation Army" at this weekend's 825th Hamburg Port Anniversary in Germany. Talk about rocking the boat. » 5/11/14 3:30pm 5/11/14 3:30pm

Hilariously Prank Your Friends With a Deafening Handheld Train Horn

Do you like being that extremely annoying person at parties, concerts, or sporting events that everyone wishes security would quickly escort away? That's all but guaranteed if you show up with the Deaf Leopard: a CO2-powered handheld horn that's as loud as a passing train. » 1/16/13 4:40pm 1/16/13 4:40pm

The World's Loudest Bike Horn Is More Deafening Than a 747 Taking Off

A UK insurance company has found the perfect way for pedestrians and drivers to resent cyclists even more. It's created the Hornster bicycle which features a triumvirate of horns on the handle bars capable of blasting out a deafening 178 decibel honk. » 5/05/12 1:00pm 5/05/12 1:00pm

The DIY Foghorn that Never Dies

Those pressurized airhorns in a can will forever be instant fun in the palm of your hand. But the annoying part is that that fun eventually runs out. This air-powered PVC foghorn? Not so much. » 7/04/11 11:00pm 7/04/11 11:00pm

Celebrate the Birth of Your Nation with a Toot From This DIY Fog Horn

The beauty of this DIY hand-pumped fog horn lies in the fact that the parts are interchangeable—the annoying sounds one could create with it are literally endless! » 7/03/11 6:00pm 7/03/11 6:00pm

What Do You Get When You Cross a Clown Horn With a Doorknob?

You get this odd looking piece, created by the Netherlands-based Dieter Volkers. It will ensure that nobody visiting your home/room takes you very seriously. [Dieter Volkers via Core77 via FastCo] » 2/25/11 8:00pm 2/25/11 8:00pm

Gary Numan Plays "Cars" On Two Dozen Cars

Who? "Here in my car, I feel safest of all..." Ah, yes! Here is Numan, the electronic music pioneer, performing his 1979 hit "Cars"...on a bunch of cars. Oh, and the whole rig's powered by a single car battery. » 7/13/10 3:40pm 7/13/10 3:40pm