Lotus Motorcycles C-01, designed by Daniel Simon. Daniel Simon

Geometric Sandcastles

Calvin Seibert’s geometric sand sculptures look like M.C. Escher whiling away a day at the beach.

Bee Art

By dabbing junk with wax, honey, and other materials to encourage bees to make honeycomb, Aganetha Dyck creates these beautiful, kinda creepy sculptures.

Thrift Store Sci-Fi

Dave Pollot inserts pop-culture characters from Star Wars and other geek touchstones into thrift-store landscape pastoralia. Here’s Futurama‘s Bender by a pleasant lake.

Street View London

A savvy Redditor added old photos of London over their relative spots in Google Street View.

Light-Painting Robot

Design company Everyware built this robot, which twirls a light in a geometric pattern that can be captured by long-exposure photography.

Skull Slinky

This is a 3-D printed skull slinky, because the best children’s toys are ALWAYS a) Hamlet allusions, or b) unsubtle reminders of your mortality.

Metal Mirrors

Daniel Rozin uses sensors and motors to create mirrors from stuff that is not a mirror. Probably won’t assist you in getting ready in the morning.

Self-Driving Office

Will your next office be a self-driving car? Um, sure, I guess? I have spilled coffee on both my desk and dashboard, so they have that in common.

Speeding Star

Here’s your weekly injection of star photos, you fiends: a supergiant speeding through space at 2.5 million mph.