On the lighter side, I have to give a hat tip to the gentlemen who built this lovely device. In. Their. Garages. The youtube video posted below features a steampunk time machine, handmade, and several very well done sets in the same vein. Bravo.
From the website:
Here’s a first-person walk-through of “Machine,” a steampunk horror show built by hobbyists in their garage. It’s jaw-dropping awesomesauceular — “real horrorshow,” as Little Alex might say.