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LONGEST MARATHON

Shizo Kanakuri disappeared while running the marathon in the 1912 Summer Olympics in Stockholm. He was listed as a missing person in Sweden for 50 years — until a journalist found him living placidly in southern Japan. Overcome with heat during the race, he had stopped at a garden party to drink orange juice, stayed …

TURTLE TRACKER

Poke NY outfitted wildlife animals with GPS tracking devices for the BBC. This way the audience could follow animals that the BBC shot a documentary about during their migration. You could follow a humpback whale as it made its 4000 mile journey around the world. Unfortunately this awesome campaign isn’t running anymore, but POKE was …

MECHANICAL STRESS TUMOR

Intercative media artist Mio I-zawa created a mechanical tumor that responds to the amount of stress your computer is experiencing. See more of his work here.

EASYBLOOM

The Easybloom is a new Gardentool that answers questions like: Can I grow tomatoes on my patio and parsley in my windowsill? How can I get my hibiscus to bloom and my ficus to stop drooping? How can I find new flowers for my yard this year? How can I stop killing plants and wasting …

GAME WITH HAPPY ENDING

The Joydick is a wearable device to control your Atari console created by SF media labs. Gameplay is based on realtime male-masturbation. If you get tired of the single player mode don’t worry, multiplayer is cuming. The female version of this device is on the way so you can include your girlfriend in some serious …