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These Shiny Foil Screenprints Of Space History Are Fantastic

The UK designers at Astronomika have launched a limited edition screenprint series that they describe as their attempt to draw everything humans have sent into space. They call it “a growing compendium of beautifully crafted screenprints celebrating the past, present and future of spaceflight.”


This Desk Keeps Your Cords In Order And Has A Built-In Whiteboard

Man, it feels good to sit down at a desk where everything is in order — or so I’ve heard. Mine is always a disaster, what with the cords and cables and scattered reminder notes I’ve scrawled on bits of paper that will undoubtedly get lost in the shuffle. But this lovely specimen from Artifox looks like it would seriously help whip things into shape.


This Intricate Creature Skitters Across Your Desk On 3D-Printed Legs

As a genre, “desk toys” are usually pretty corny, from Newton’s Cradle sculptures to creepy meditation balls. But these tiny creatures — which are miniatures of the giant self-propelled sculptures designed by Dutch artist Theo Jansen — are anything but.


An Erasable Whiteboard Elephant That Never Forgets Your Grocery List

Random text files can get deleted, sticky notes can go missing, but the chances that this seven-inch ceramic elephant goes missing from your desk are slim to nil — who would dare steal such a thing? And that’s why it makes for the perfect spot to quickly jot notes and things that need remembering. Well, that and it functions like an erasable whiteboard.


This Rug Encases Han Solo In Carbonite On Your Living Room Floor

Is your living room floor bare? Do you like optical illusions? Do you love Star Wars? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you’ll definitely love this floor runner depicting Han Solo stuck in carbonate.


Buy These Seeds From Space And Make Yourself An Intergalactic Salad

It’s never too late to plant herbs to eat all year ’round. Maybe you’ve only just started prepping your garden — in which case I invite you to consider investing in space basil. It’s exactly what it sounds like.


This Waterproof Picnic Mat Won't Budge, Even On Windy Days

Picnics are often punctuated by the scourge of ground-sitters the world over: the inevitable wet butt mark that comes from settling down on damp earth. If only there was something to protect you!


A Rechargeable Bike Light That Tells You Exactly When It Will Die

The lights strapped to your bike only keep you safe at night as long as they’re visible. When they die, you’re just another shadow that drivers barely notice. So not only does the rechargeable Eagle 600 boast a whopping 600 lumens of light, it also has a built-in OLED display letting you know exactly how much longer it will stay lit.


This Rolling Bear Trap Makes Awkward Flat Materials Easy To Move

A large sheet of plywood isn’t necessarily heavy, but its massive dimensions can certainly make it unwieldy to carry. And since there’s nothing wrong with the whole “work smarter not harder” mentality, this gravity-powered clamping trolley makes it super easy to just roll everything from sheets of wood, to drywall, to basically anything that will fit inside its grasp.


A Delicious Yoga Bag That Inspires You To Make Room For More Calories

For some people, exercise and working out is a way to keep their bodies fit and trim. But for most of us, it’s just a way to feel less guilty when we overindulge. So to stay inspired to make it all the way through your next yoga class, keep your gear in this giant burrito bag that provides a delicious-looking reminder of just one of the indulgences you’re working towards.