In this post, we’ll feature neat projects which sprung up over the weekend. Unlike our traditional posts of DIY projects, we’re posting these links for your DIY project building inspiration.
1. How to: MC Escher Perpetual Motion
MC Escher is famous for his unique art perspectives and not this group has shown how you can build the illusion in real life. Check out the video above for a demonstration and learn how to build your own.
2. Tron-Inspired Glowing Drinks
After seeing the new Tron, this DIYer decided to replicate the movie’s glowing drinks. The main ingredients are tonic water and vitamin B2. Learn how to mix your own glowing drinks for your next party.
3. Impressive Ball Catching Robot
We’ve seen some impressive robots in the past, but this robot uses predictive algorithms to determine the most likely trajectory of a ball thrown towards it. Then, using a variety of camera and sensors, maneuvers it’s body and arms to make the catch – Even catching two separate balls at once.