Blow My Mindsday: August 7, 2013

Each Wednesday, I post some of my favorite can’t-miss links, images, and otherwise mindblowing goodies from across the web.

A look at how much caffeine is actually in a storebought cup. Apparently, “the milligrams of caffeine per ounce vary from chain to chain as wildly as the mood of someone hopped up on six cups.” See more at The Huffington Post 

The Ivy League posted this 1954 Playboy magazine cartoon on how to get “That Brooks Brothers Look.” 

Design students created a recycled paper bicycle helmet that’s strong enough to save lives.

Self-taught baker Rhiannon of CakeCrumbs creates these stunning structural cakes representing the layers that make up planets such as Earth and Jupiter. She’s even created a how-to demonstrating her technique. 

It was bound to happen, and New York artist Phillip Romano did it: The chalkboard car