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Calorie-counting microwave on the horizon?

You might think that nothing good could come out of a husband asking his wife if she would like an activity tracker as a birthday present. And, indeed, when GE senior scientist Matt Webster...

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FLY EATING ROBOT CLOCK

This robot uses flypaper as it’s means of entrapment. This paper is placed on a roller mechanism. At the base of the roller a scraper removes any captured insects. These fall into the microbial...

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The Family Tree Of Typography

The Bauer Type Foundry, founded in 1837, celebrated their 100 year anniversary with the release of this beautifully illustrated “Bauer’s Family Tree of Printing.” The company designed linotype typefaces for letterpress printers, so their...

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AMAZING SAND SCULPTURES

It’s hard to believe that with nothing more than the sand on a beach, such intricate works of art can be made. To see more amazing sculptural works of art, check out the Underwater...

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This is What Curiosity Looks Like After Two Years On Mars

While the Mars rovers’ drivers sit in relative comfort here on Earth, the rovers themselves do get beat up a bit. In honor of Curiosity’s second anniversary on Mars, The Verge put together a cool story showing the before and after...

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ELECTRICAL OUTLET EMOTICON STICKERS

It’s no surprise to anyone that with a little imagination, three-prong electrical outlets can look like an open-mouthed face. Thanks to the Creative Outlets vinyl stickers, now you can infuse a little bit of...

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Is Bart Simpson Psychic?

I don’t know if, back in 1989, anyone could have ever predicted that The Simpsons would still be airing 25 years later, and that a network called FXX would pony up $750 million dollars to secure...