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New Fuel Cell Means 2 Day Battery Life on a Laptop

How about a laptop that’s battery runs for 2 days with no recharging?  Yeah, we’d all love one and I’d like a cell phone with all the imaginable bells and whistles and a 1 month battery life.  Well, the laptop battery life may ...
 
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Special Plant That Glows to Indicate Thirst

Students at Singapore Polytechnic have developed a plant that glows green when it’s thirsty.  They did this by genetically modifying a plant using a green fluorescent marker gene from a jellyfish.  Apparently, seeing the ‘glow’...
 
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Real 3D Images Displayed Mid Air

A collaboration between the Japanese National Institute and Advance Industrial Science and Technology, Burton Inc. and Keio University has resulted in real 3D images.  Apparently, the current 3D images we have experienced are a...

 
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Art Work that Creates Actual Radiant Heat

Mixing design with functionally, the Heatwave is an actual modular heater that is crafted of concrete and aluminum, and is consolidated by glass fibre (whatever that means). The prototype was first designed in 2003, but until r...
 
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DNA LoJack

Forget LoJack, just smear some DNA (thoughts of OJ enter – holy bad taste day) on your car and your good to go! Not quite, but close. Just mark your goods with your thumb print, or finger print, by first placing it in the speci...
 
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Solar Powered Sun Trap handbag with interior light

Rosanna Kilfedder, a 24 year old design student at London's Brunel University, has invented the world's first solar powered handbag -- The Sun Trap. The handbag turns on an interior light when you unzip the bag to reveal the co...

 
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Forget Face Lift, Get a Face PLANT

Remember the movie "Face Off" staring John Travolta and Nicholas Cage? Well if you didn’t see it, they surgically have their faces swapped which at the time seemed, oh a…tad RIDICULOUS! Well guess what? A Cleveland clinic wants...
 
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I.C. Can: Instant cold beer and soda anytime

Thanks to Tempra Technology and Crown Holdings you may never have to drink a warm beer again. The Instant Cool Can (I.C. Can) is a self-refridgerating that can cool its contents by 30 degrees in just three minutes. The cans are...
 
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Dead Cats a Lie

Remember the story last week about the inventor in Germany who had apparently used not only garbage, but 'road kill' dead cats to generate his bio-diesel fuel (Original Story)? Well, it may have just been made up, or misinterpr...

 
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Light up your bath tub and sink

GNR8 (pronouned generate) designers Jan Puylaert and Alexis Oskam invented the most necessary invention to grace bathrooms -- bath tubs and sinks that light up in different colors! The internal halogen or multi-chromatic LED li...
 
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Toshiba Fuel Cell for MP3 Player

Start your MP3 player’s engine. Actually, that statements not too far off. Toshiba has developed a fuel cell the size of a pack of chewing gum that can power a flash based player for up to 35 hours. The cell's fuel is methanol ...
 
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Dead Cats Means Fuel In Germany

Some crazy ass dude in Germany is powering his vehicle with dead cats. Thats right, believe it or not. Apparently, Christian Koch, has created a bio-diesel fuel from a blend of garbage, run-over cats and other ingredients. Firs...