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Zeppelin DOX Prague

Wooden Zeppelin Over DOX

The DOX gallery has completed yet another crazy project: Gulliver. Perhaps you remember the red skull rotating over the roof? Now you …

Prague surveillance camera

Open Surveillance Cameras in Prague

The project Insecam collects the streams of surveillance cameras, among them live cameras in Prague. These images are publicly available without any …

Prague’s Poetry Jukebox

    Prague has now a “Poeziomat” – an automat for poetry. You can find it at the square Náměstí míru and …

The Cross Club Clockworks

The phantastic clockworks outside the Cross Club in Prague Holešovice have fascinated me from the first moment I saw them. You probably …

Dished Up

An extraterrestrial object on a roof in Prague, by Jakub Geltner.   EDIT: The item at Prague Veletržní palác (back side):

Flying Bicycle Took Off

The flying bicycle, created by Czech engineers and hobbyists, has successfully managed to take off. Now the team only needs to figure …

Yo-Yo Mania in Prague

A long, long time ago I owned my own yo-yo. Today I came across this article about “the weird world of Czech …

Hackerspace Brmlab

“Brm” sounds to me a bit like “Brno” but no, it’s in Prague. Brmlab is a hackerspace launched in mid 2010 that serves as a roof for several hacker activities.

Sheep with “Narcotic Melodies”

Quoting Alza: Attractive stuffed lamb with integrated lights and three narcotic melodies. LED lights can be activated by pressing the little bodies …

Flight Over Prague

Nice video! The only bad thing: They forgot to hit that stupid balloon over the Kampa island.

Prague’s Pneumatic Post System

This must be the perfect setting for a Steampunk movie: Prague’s pneumatic tube system. This technical masterpiece from the 19th century is …

Czech Transformer for the Olympics

The Czech artist David Černý, creator of the upside-down horse and other controversial pieces like the babies crawling up the Prague TV …

Headrest

Urinals With Headrests

The pub U vystřelenýho oka in Prague’s most rugged quarter Žižkov bears not only an unusual name – The Shot-Out Eye. A …

Watch out for the enemy

There are several ways how to cope with the Prague traffic as a cyclist: If you don’t prefer the do-it-yourself way, you …

Dead Drops all over town

You must be incredibly sharp-sighted if you manage to spot one of those tiny metal connectors that almost unnoticed invaded urban spaces. …