Watch the world's most complex Rube Goldberg machine in action

Yesterday, Purdue University's Society of Professional Engineers broke a world record, creating the world's largest Rube Goldberg device. "Largest" here means containing the most steps, and Purdue's machine goes through 300 steps to inflate and then pop a balloon. The previous record-holder? Purdue University, which… » 4/08/12 2:30pm 4/08/12 2:30pm

Romantic Rube Goldberg device pours the wine and nudges your date in…

When you bring your date home, you need to hit the lights and pour the wine, but you don't want to take your eyes or hands off the ravishing creature in front of you. Fortunately, this Rube Goldberg machine handles all of the practical stuff for you, leaving you free to snuggle with the one you're with. » 2/12/12 2:00pm 2/12/12 2:00pm