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  1. Brain in a jar

    Brain in a jar

  2. Telekinesis fiction books

    Literature and Role-Playing
    I love the book Carrie and I've seen a few other films where characters have these sort of powers. Is there any other books like Carrie that's worth reading? That has Telekinesis or super powers. I'm looking for horror fiction or science fiction type of books mostly. So if you have any...
  3. Brain In A Box

    Halloween Music
    Received the "Brain In A Box" science fiction music box set (put out by Rhino) for Christmas. Great packaging! If you're not familiar with it, the silver metal box has lenticular panels inset on the front and sides, representig a 3D "brain in a box" science experiment gone mad.
  4. 2015 Halloween Theme - Science Fiction / Alien

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    It's almost that time when Halloween is over and I start thinking of next year. I wanted to post some pics and ideas from my 2015 Halloween experienc. This year's theme was "Science Fiction / Aliens" The main props built for this year were: 1) Han Solo in Carbonite 2) Dr. Who TARDIS 3)...
  5. Mad Science Party

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    Changing up my plans due to changes in scheduling. Instead of Golden Age Halloween with Lovecraft-inspired storytelling, I am instead planning on a science party, with actual experiments to do. I think this will provide plenty for my guests to do - especially if anyone brings kids. I'm...
  6. Theory of Insanity & Cats

    Paranormal and the Unexplained
    Now I've deliberated over this topic for some time now having discussed it with only my wife. As for this post I have also spent some time deciding whether to post this as a blog on here or not and in the end I chose this particular section for a reason. The paranormal is involved. Now before I...
  7. Mad Science Mixology Party !!!!

    Party Ideas. Experiences and Recipes
    Woo Hoo! I knew I wanted my first official "Themed" Halloween Party to be MAd Lab-ish, it just wasn't coming together. But something clicked tonight and the theme has been born! It's a Mad Science Mixology Party. I think we will decorate as a mad lab and offer 3 signature cocktails: Test Tube...
  8. Mad Science Display Jars part 1 of 3

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    This is a step by step on some mad scientist display jars I made. I use similar techniques for various projects. I hope you find something useful in this. It is more of "How I did it" rather than best practices or anything. Love to hear your comments! Every mad scientist requires cases to...
  9. Build Your Own Brain in a Jar !

    Tutorials and Step-By-Step
    This is the Brain in a Jar build I made for the Mad Lab contest and also entered in a contest on Istructables, which is one of my favorite sites. I hope you find it interesting and useful, even if you don't actually need a brain in a jar fro your own haunt. Every mad scientist needs gruesome...
  10. Static: Brain in a Jar - I need your vote!

    Halloween Props
    I created this Brain in a Jar for the Mad Lab contest, and found out it qualified for the Krylon "Project in a Can" Summer contest on instructables too. Please vote for me! As far as I can tell, mine is the only haunt related entry in the contest...
  11. Mad Scientist Specimen Display!

    Halloween Props
    A little more "Mad Scientist" than just a mason jar with a label, I needed something suitable for displaying a beating heart, living brain, etc... Posted a complete how-to on Instructables.com Let me know what you think!