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100 Nerdy Lighting Solutions

From Whimsical Nebula Lighting to Fantasy Character Night Lights

— August 15, 2013 — Art & Design
The types of interior decor you choose for your home can often be a great reflection of your own personal style and taste, and these nerdy lighting solutions are perfectly suited for anyone with an interest in geeky Sci-Fi references, superheroes or comical shapes.

In this modern technological age, people are increasingly more open about their feelings and attitudes towards such things as media, movies and television, which is why showcasing your interests through your home decor is a fantastically creative way to express your personality. These nerdy lighting solutions offers an opportunity to not only provide a source of illumination, but also to showcase your interests in such things as Batman, prehistoric dinosaurs, Pokemon and even retro video game characters.
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Luminescent Foliage Lighting
Luminescent Foliage Lighting
Glowing Plants Could Become an All-Natural Source of Illumination
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97
Contortionist Night Lights
Contortionist Night Lights
The FLEXiT Light Bends and Twists to Provide Light in Tight Spots
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96
Glowing Pillow Cases
Glowing Pillow Cases
The Luminube Emits a Soft Glow for Reading or Waking
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95
Illuminated Pixel Ribbons
Illuminated Pixel Ribbons
BlinkyTape by Blinkiverse is a Flexible and Portable LED Strip
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94
Fading Flux Installations
Fading Flux Installations
Always/Never by United Visual Artists Explores the Perception of Time
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93
Chubby Critter Illuminators
Chubby Critter Illuminators
Lighting Gets Cute and Cuddly with My Pet Lamps by Offi
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92
Ethereal Fungi Illuminators
Ethereal Fungi Illuminators
The Dots Mushroom Lamp Design Creates a Surreal Environment
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91
Stunning Sound-Activated Lighting
Stunning Sound-Activated Lighting
Sculptural Lighting from LumAcco Reacts to Music
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90
Arthropod Lighting Fixtures
Arthropod Lighting Fixtures
Paul Heijnen's Wooden Lamp Designs are Quite Disturbing
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89
Silicone Skin Desk Lamps
Silicone Skin Desk Lamps
These Desk Lamp Designs by Thomas Schnur are Flexible
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88
Morse Code Watch Concepts
Morse Code Watch Concepts
The X-Shaped Watch is Designed for Advanced Time-tellers
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87
Caped Crusader Sleeping Lights
Caped Crusader Sleeping Lights
The Batman Belt Night Light Comforts Kids Afraid of the Dark
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86
Raging Comic Character Lights
Raging Comic Character Lights
The Incredible Hulk Night Light is Perfect for Marvel Comics Fans
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85
One-Eyed Neon Lights
One-Eyed Neon Lights
The Cyclope Lamp is a Bold and Boxy Diffuser with a Single Circular Opening
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84
Sci-Fi Night Lights
Sci-Fi Night Lights
The Star Trek Command Insignia Night Lite is a Nerdy Source of Illumination
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83
Superheroine Sleeping Lights
Superheroine Sleeping Lights
This Girly Night Light Fights Darkness and Keeps Night Terrors at Bay
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82
Light Bulb-Inspired Stereos
Light Bulb-Inspired Stereos
The 'Sound Bulb' Turns Old Light Sockets into Retro Radios
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81
Lovely Rainbow Lamps
Lovely Rainbow Lamps
This 'Sunset Sunrise' Lamp Design Offers a Wide Range of Colors
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80
Reflective Globe Illuminators
Reflective Globe Illuminators
The Ghost Pendant Lamp by Nanu Al-Hamad is Spherically Shaped
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79
Little Wood Block Lights
Little Wood Block Lights
The DS Kit 03 Lamp is as Simple to Put Together as a Pre-School Activity
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78
Modern Hinged Lighting
Modern Hinged Lighting
The Shutter Lamp by Ferréol Babin Adjusts Direction of Glow
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77
Popsicle String Lights
Popsicle String Lights
These Festive Summer Lights Will Brighten Up Your Backyard
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76
Reconfigurable Insect-Like Lighting
Reconfigurable Insect-Like Lighting
This Constructable Lighting Design is a Functional Work of Art
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75
Creative Cyborg Illuminators
Creative Cyborg Illuminators
The Talbotics 'Robot Night Lights are' Crafted from Re-Purposed Junk
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74
Saddle-Like Lighting
Saddle-Like Lighting
The Zigzag Grandma Lamp by Nico Goebel is Made Out of Cardboard
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73
Sci-Fi Knitting Equipment
Sci-Fi Knitting Equipment
These Lightsaber Knitting Needles are Perfect for the Crafty Nerd
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72
Illuminated Light Folders
Illuminated Light Folders
The Light Folder Brings Style and Light to the Modern Home
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71
Van Gogh-Inspired Illuminators
Van Gogh-Inspired Illuminators
The Starry Night Lamp Recreates the Classic Work of an Artist
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70
Hidden Night Lights
Hidden Night Lights
Brion Experimental's Mesa De Luz Lamp Keeps the Monsters at Bay
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69
Disc-Like Lighting
Disc-Like Lighting
The Circa Lamp by Pablo Design Also Charges Devices
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68
Brightly Bulbous Light Sculptures
Brightly Bulbous Light Sculptures
The Bit and Mine Led Sculptures Celebrate the Utah Copper Mines
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67
Porcelain Bunny Lights
Porcelain Bunny Lights
The Bunny Light Will Add a Touch of Spring Freshness to Your Home
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66
Baton-Like Ceiling Lamps
Baton-Like Ceiling Lamps
The Sorenthia Light by Studio Dunn is Beautifully Industrial
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65
Illuminated Faux Confections
Illuminated Faux Confections
These Cupcake Night Lights Will Bathe Your Home in Sugary Sweet Light
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64
Neo-Retro Glass-Blown Lighting
Neo-Retro Glass-Blown Lighting
The Lampiones by Violaine d’Harcourt is Sleek and Colorful
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63
Glowing Paper-Made Spectacles
Glowing Paper-Made Spectacles
The Nordik Impakt Festival is Being Promoted With Neon Paper Shades
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62
Cubed Compact Lighting
Cubed Compact Lighting
The Dado Suspension Lamp from Pulpo is Geometry-Infused
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61
Fantasy Character Night Lights
Fantasy Character Night Lights
Light up a Dark Room with The Gollum Night Light
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60
Minimalist Orb Illuminators
Minimalist Orb Illuminators
The Lunaire Wall Lamp by Ferreol Babin is Customizable
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59
Celestial Ambiant Lights
Celestial Ambiant Lights
The Total Eclipse Lamp is Astronomically Superior in Creating Atmosphere
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58
Storm Cloud-Inspired Lights
Storm Cloud-Inspired Lights
These Stormy Cloud Lights by Manuel Vivian Bring the Rainstorm Indoors
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57
Nutritious Night Lights
Nutritious Night Lights
The Milk Glass LED Lamp
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56
Minimalist Capsule Illuminators
Minimalist Capsule Illuminators
The LightBean lamp by Katerina Kopytina is Easily Customized
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55
Wandering Eye Fantasy Lamps
Wandering Eye Fantasy Lamps
ThinkGeek's Fantasy Lamp Possesses a Moving Sauron Eye
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54
Modernized Retro Lamps
Modernized Retro Lamps
The Hanging Light Fixture Has Been Updated for Contemporary Tastes
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53
Whimsical Nebula Lighting
Whimsical Nebula Lighting
Cloudy by Mathieu Lehanneur is Light and Airy
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52
Intricate Interlocked Illuminators
Intricate Interlocked Illuminators
The Synapse Lamp Series by Luceplan is Stunningly Sculptural
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51
Origami-Like Wood Lighting
Origami-Like Wood Lighting
The Folded Lamp Series by Ariel Zuckerman Looks Completely Carved
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50
Aquatic Animal-Inspired Lamps
Aquatic Animal-Inspired Lamps
Hungarian Designer Uses Underwater Inspiration for Hydro Lamps
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49
Puzzle Piece Dinosaur Lights
Puzzle Piece Dinosaur Lights
These Prehistoric Buildable Lamps Fold Together Like Origami
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48
Futuristically Sleek Lighters
Futuristically Sleek Lighters
Alessi Sushi by Rodrigo Torres Could Dethrone the Timeless Zippo
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47
Winsome Waning Illuminators
Winsome Waning Illuminators
Night Light by Anil Ercan Simulates the Glowing Phases of the Moon
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46
Handmade Copper Lighting
Handmade Copper Lighting
Bella Luz Studios's Illuminated Copper-Framed Art Panels
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45
Pinchable Rubber Pendant Lamps
Pinchable Rubber Pendant Lamps
The Booo Bulb Swaps Out Fragile Glass in Favor of Flexible Material
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44
Eco Block Night Lights
Eco Block Night Lights
The Luminescent Glow Brick Takes the Dark Edge Off Night
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43
Geometrically Mirrored Lighting
Geometrically Mirrored Lighting
The Stella Triangle Scone is Inspired by the Work of Frank Stella
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42
Nerdy Night Lights
Nerdy Night Lights
The 'Lamp in a Box' Light Fixtures Show Your Grown-Up Geekiness
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41
Skeleton Lamps
Skeleton Lamps
The Skull Light is a Creepy Way to Light Your Way
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40
Magical Portable Nightlights
Magical Portable Nightlights
This Glowing Globe Light Makes The Dark Less Scary
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39
Rainbow Light Tunnels
Rainbow Light Tunnels
Bill Fitzgibbons' 'LightRails' Emulates a Rainbow with LED Lights
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38
Starry Night Lights
Starry Night Lights
Omri Barzeev's 'Starlight' LED Table Lamp
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37
Glowing Anime Night Lights
Glowing Anime Night Lights
This Creative Source of Illumination is Designed After the Pokemon Ball
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36
Nintendo-Inspired Night Lights
Nintendo-Inspired Night Lights
The 'Duck Hunt' Lamp Will Zap Monsters Under the Bed
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35
Curvaceous Wooden Lighting
Curvaceous Wooden Lighting
John Procario Bends and Reshapes Wood to Create Artistic Illuminators
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34
Retro Audio Lighting
Retro Audio Lighting
The Cassette Lamp by OOO My Design Brings the Tape Back to Life
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33
Lovely Lunar Illuminators
Lovely Lunar Illuminators
The 'Moon Night Light' Adds the Beauty of the Night Sky to Your Room
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32
Light-Infused Blankets
Light-Infused Blankets
The Fiber Optics Bedspread Creates a Soothing Glow
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31
Futuristic Pulsing Cables
Futuristic Pulsing Cables
The 'Hi-Cable Lighting' iPhone Cable Lets You See Energy Flows
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30
Arc Reactor Flash Drives
Arc Reactor Flash Drives
This Realistic Iron Man 3 USB Looks Like the Real Thing
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29
LED Wall Candles
LED Wall Candles
The 'Switch Candle' Adds Romance to Any Room
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28
Solar Night Lights
Solar Night Lights
Sun-Charged 'Night Ease' Lamp Powers Up in Day, Glows at Night
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27
Acorn-Like Lighting
Acorn-Like Lighting
Terho and Tatti by Maija Pouskari are Cute and Cozy
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26
Sleek Abstract Lighting
Sleek Abstract Lighting
The Glowing KOGI Geometric Lamp Adds Color to Dark Nights
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25
Steampunk Gamer Lights
Steampunk Gamer Lights
The Mario Bros Industrial Pipe Lamp Playfully Depicts Different Characters
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24
Illuminated Arboreal Decor
Illuminated Arboreal Decor
Create a Magical Forest-Themed Room with Tree Branch Lighting
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23
Teardrop Lattice Lamps
Teardrop Lattice Lamps
The Basket of Knowledge Pendant Light Design is Enlightened
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22
DIY Wire Halo Lights
DIY Wire Halo Lights
This Project Adds Hip Hanging Lights to Your Home
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21
DIY Gradient Lighting
DIY Gradient Lighting
The Ombre Pendant Lamp Adds a Pretty Flair to Living Spaces
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20
Bear-Shaped Night Lights
Bear-Shaped Night Lights
This DIY Lamp is Made From an Adorable Honey Bear Bottle
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19
Peel Away Wall Lights
Peel Away Wall Lights
Enter Another Dimension With YOY’s Illusion-Inducing Light Fixture
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18
Mysterious Hovering Lights
Mysterious Hovering Lights
This Handcrafted Floating Lamp Looks Broken
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17
Spray Can Lighting
Spray Can Lighting
This DIY Lamp is Recycled From a Used Spray Can
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16
Dramatic Light Modulators
Dramatic Light Modulators
These Set Lights by J Ll Xuclà Evoke an Ethereal Glow
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15
Illuminated LED Bar Shelves
Illuminated LED Bar Shelves
These Platforms Will Make Your Liquor Collection Look Amazing
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14
Shipwrecked Bottle Bulbs
Shipwrecked Bottle Bulbs
The Bouche Neon Lighting Series is a Brilliant Use of Colored Glass
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13
Whimsical Orb Lighting
Whimsical Orb Lighting
The Clear Light by Siyu Huang and Jiahui Song is Powered by Saline Water
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12
Repurposed Motorcycle Part Lamps
Repurposed Motorcycle Part Lamps
This Motorcycle Headlight Lamp is an Inventive Upcycled Project
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11
Eco Bottle Bulb Lights
Eco Bottle Bulb Lights
These Beautiful Bottle Lamp Designs by Studio Swine are Upcycled Luxury
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10
Angular Shadowbox Illuminators
Angular Shadowbox Illuminators
The Wall Shadows Lighting by Charles Kalpakian Plays With Dimension
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9
Rubber Band Night Lights
Rubber Band Night Lights
The Delta Lamp by Malet Thibaut Features a Customizable Rubber Band Shade
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8
Glowing Gamer Bedrooms
Glowing Gamer Bedrooms
Lauren Jennings Designed Her Room to Look Like the Game Portal
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7
Vinyl Record Lighting
Vinyl Record Lighting
The LP Table Lamp by Genanvendt is Stylishly Retro
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6
Yarn-Wrapped Lighting
Yarn-Wrapped Lighting
The Nul and Nul 5 Lamps by K-O-N-T-O is Simple and Sculptural
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5
Gamer Night Lights
Gamer Night Lights
The Minecraft Light Keeps Players Safe After Lights Out
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4
Firefly-Mimicking Bottle Lamps
Firefly-Mimicking Bottle Lamps
These Handmade Bottle Lamps Are Filled with Firefly-Like Lights
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3
Cement Ceiling Lamps
Cement Ceiling Lamps
The Concrete Pendant Lights Adds an Industrial Design Element
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2
Superhero-Inspired Night Lights
Superhero-Inspired Night Lights
These Marvel Avengers Night Lights Literally Punch Through Walls
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1
DIY Origami Box Lights
DIY Origami Box Lights
Adorn Old Christmas Lights with Colorful Paper Boxes to Make Origami Lights
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