Danny Choo demonstrates Japanese robotic underground parking systems for bikes - video embedded below:
Too many bicycles and not enough space in Japan - so what do they do? They dig wells in the ground and build robotic systems to store your two wheelers underground - safe from harsh weather and naughty thieves. http://culturejapan.tv
Amigurumi is the art of using crochet to make small figures. This poster offers a free pattern for crocheting your own amigurumi Gimli and the hobbits! She also made other LOTR characters which are ridiculously adorable. You can find the whole photoset here.