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Miniature Mechanical Marvels

Wired‘s slideshow Vintage Japanese Robots Storm Sci-Fi Museum shows 13 pictures of neat toys, like Mechagodzilla bellow. The toys are from the personal collection of the designer Tom Geismar, from Chermayeff & Geismar, which has been collecting for decades. Those … Continue reading

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Museum of Fantastic Specimens

The Museum of Fantastic Specimens is is an on-line collection of creatures “curated” by Hajime Emoto. All of the creatures showcased in the museum are sculpted from paper, modelling paste and bamboo. The whole site is in Japanese, with a … Continue reading

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Leonardo da Vinci: Experience, Experiment and Design

Last year, the Victoria and Albert Museum of London presented the exhibition Leonardo da Vinci: Experience, Experiment and Design. This exhibition is now closed, says the exhibition main page. However, some very interesting parts of it still on-line: exhibition themes, … Continue reading

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Washington Banana Museum

Internet is a fantastic place to find all kind of odd homage pages. And what about a whole site just about Bananas? Why not? Who doesn’t love them? Germans love them, as Die kleine Bananenrepublik shows – a whole site … Continue reading

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Save the Girls

American Airpower Heritage Museum’s Save the Girls is a project to preserve, restore and display the world’s largest collection of original World War II aircraft nose art. Pin-ups paintings on airplanes: 33 original nose art panels that represent the artistic … Continue reading

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The London Cartoon Museum

The London Cartoon Museum is open with 3,000 books and 1,200 images. According to Guardian Unlimited, the collection includes graphic novels, comics, posters and some of the most famous cartoons ever published, including Captain Bruce Bairnsfather’s image of two squaddies … Continue reading

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From Lebanon to Japan in Posters

Art Posters in Lebanon from The Jafet Library Archives and Special Collections. The AUB collection of 177 art posters dates from the early sixties until the late twentieth century. (via Agence eureka and BibliOdyssey) Far and Wide: The Golden Age … Continue reading

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Moist Towelette Museum

Moist Towelette Museum is one more good example that people collect anything that you can imagine. (via Slashfood) Related post: Packets Collections.

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The Toilet Museum

The Toilet Museum …a roadside attraction on the information highway, dedicated to toilets-in-art. Toilet Art (?), pictures, cartoons, images, humour, technotoilet, postcards, clips, sounds, “”the Toilet Book”, memorabilia and fun facts.

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Museum of Yo-Yo History

Museum of Yo-Yo History: You have found the most comprehensive archive of yo-yo images, historical memorabilia, and information in the world. This remind me that I have two yo-yo but don’t have much talent to play with them. (via Jaf … Continue reading

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