A Former NASA Engineer's Hilarious (and Messy) Solution to Package Thieves

Former NASA engineer Mark Rober noticed his Amazon packages being stolen off his front porch, so he took matters into his own hands and DIY-ed a glitter/stink bomb—and it's incredible.

Over the course of six months, he designed the package to look like a brand new Apple HomePod, complete with shrink wrap and a label to make it look authentic (sent from Kevin McCallister and delivered to Home Alone bandits Harry and Marv, because lol).

To create his masterpiece, Rober used a 3D printer, a custom printed circuit board, GPS, four phones with cameras, and fart spray. Yep, fart spray.

Take a look at how he created the most brilliant way to get back at package thieves. The YouTube video is a little over 11 minutes in length, but it's worth every second.