Tag: moon

DOPE: Artist Recreates Iconic Short Film ‘A Trip to the Moon’ Using Ice Cream

July 21, 2014 // 12:06 pm

Die-hard film buffs have probably seen the classic French short, Le Voyage Dans la Lune (A Trip to the Moon). The 1902 silent film directed by cinema legend Georges Méliès. The picture made a huge resurgence in popular culture as a major plot point in the 2011 film, Hugo. Now…

The Phases of the Moon, As Explained in Oreos

January 8, 2014 // 7:00 am

If all school lessons were taught with Oreos, I’m sure we’d all be so much smarter by now.

Australian Telescope and Binocular store Optics Central put together this neat infographic on the different phases of the moon, as portrayed by varying amounts of Oreo creme filling. For example, the…

Dogfish Releases Beer Made with Actual Meteorites

October 2, 2013 // 12:46 pm

Ever wonder what’d it be like in the future to hit up a bar on the other side of the galaxy, have some moon beer and maybe even get into a drunken fight with a 8-foot-tall space slug? Well, maybe you can have one out of three.

In celebration…

This Moon-Shaped, Crater-Covered Ice Cream Probably Tastes Like Adventure

October 1, 2012 // 3:09 pm

If you’ve ever spent time looking at the majesty of the night sky and contemplating what it would be like to grab one of those heavenly celestial bodies and give ‘er a good lickin’, wonder no longer.

From London-based design firm Doshi Levien comes new Ice Moons for Häagen-Dazs, moon-shaped…

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