If you know what a "Time Projection Chamber" or "Proton Synchrotron Booster" is, you're probably a physicist. And if you can explain them to non-physicists, you're a hero. This complicated glass model attempts to make understanding particle physics a little bit easier—with the help of a vacuum cleaner and 500 feet of…
Niklas Roy is a self-described inventor of useless thing and among his creations is an Electronic Instant Camera. It's an interesting hybrid that uses a black & white video camera and a thermal printer to produce an instant photo.
Having a street level abode can be really convenient at times, but not when it comes to privacy. Niklas Roy decided to fix that problem by installing a robotic curtain that follows onlookers passing on the sidewalk outside his personal workshop.