We’re always on the hunt for work-appropriate toys that help pass the time between meetings. And no offense to the Fidget Cubes, Buckyballs, and other tchotchkes we’ve fiddled with to death, but this Engine Desk Toy easily surpasses them in terms of grabbing our attention. The little Stirling Engine that could sits on your desk and kicks into gear when you light the wick and give the wheel a spin. Over time, the RPMs crank up until it looks as if it’s going in slow motion. While this specific Stirling Engine desk toy sold, there are others out there you can find to help pass the time. Or, just put this video on repeat and wait until the boss calls you over to the conference room.

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[Shop]  Just like the stash boxes that lined your father’s workbench back in the day, these metal vessels are ideal for all sorts of loose necessities. The two cases—the smaller one is nestled inside the larger one—are both made of durable stamped steel and offer simple, attractive storage for EDC gear, loose nuts and bolts, or anything you’d normally toss in your kitchen junk drawer. Each set is made in Italy and comes in a stealth color exclusive to Cool Material. For all the valuable knickknacks strewn around the house or tossed haphazardly on your workbench, these boxes are ready to placate your inner organizational fiend.