The Unique Fiber Optic Glass Knife by Mike Cook

By: Meghan Young - Jul 21, 2010
References: blog.makezine & gizmodo
Although progressive and primitive are on the extreme opposite ends of the same spectrum, this Fiber Optic Glass Knife combines the two effortlessly. Through its use of traditional knife-making techniques and modern materials, it is certainly a marvel to see this kind of combination.

Created by Mike Cook, the Fiber Optic Glass Knife was fashioned using a technique known as knapping. Essentially, "it is a method of shaping stones into useful tools,' (Gizmodo) making it an interesting form of art from our mankind predecessors.