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Necomimi Cat Ears
Necomimi Cat Ears
Necomimi Cat Ears

Necomimi Cat Ears Monitor Your Brain, Wiggle and Move When You’re Excited Like a Cat (video)

Up until this point we took all those brain controlled games with a grain of salt.  First, it was the Mattel Mindflex, which apparently will work with or without a user, and then there was the Star Wars Force Trainer.  But thos...
 
Science
 
AquaDom
AquaDom
AquaDom

AquaDom: the World’s Largest Cylindrical Aquarium

What your'e looking at is the AquaDom. Though it's part of the Sea Life Berlin complex, it's housed inside of the Radisson Blu Hotel in Berlin, Germany.  So stay there and you'll have a view like no other. [nggallery id=215] Th...

 
Offbeat
 
Human Bird Wings
Human Bird Wings
Human Bird Wings

Fake: Human Birds Wings (video)

[GR]GYW5G2kbrKk[/GR] Update: It's fake, just as we thought.  The hoaxsters came clean on Dutch TV. Sorry, but sooooo fake.  The Human Birdwing project may have taken the Internet by storm, but we're calling it BS.   Before we g...
 
Science
 
Redbull Skydive
Redbull Skydive
Redbull Skydive

Red Bull Stratos 71,000 Foot Test Jump (video)

[GR]r-TCO2IdoTA[/GR] The Red Bull Stratos project is moving ahead nicely as Austria's Felix Baumgartner jumped out of a space capsule from an altitude of approximately 71,580 on March 15 in New Mexico. The 42-year-old pilot rod...

 
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Exif_JPEG_PICTURE
Exif_JPEG_PICTURE

Speech Jamming Gun (video)

If you've ever taken part in an overseas call, or dialed into a conference call using VoIP, then you've probably experienced a horrid delay that allows you to hear your own voice. To say the least it's distracting, and enough i...
 
Military
 
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120223-N-ZZ999-001
120223-N-ZZ999-001

36-Foot Railgun Tested with Massive Explosion (video)

[GR]-uV1SbEuzFU[/GR] Railguns have long been met with skepticism.  Back in the 80s Reagan called for a real deal Star Wars defense system that included a gun of such ilk.  Unfortunately, he never lived to see the tech materiali...

 
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Red Bull Stratos
Red Bull Stratos
Red Bull Stratos

Red Bull Stratos (video)

[GR]lB1PTOp1aKk[/GR] What?!  Turns out that the Red Bull Stratos mission has yet to transpire.  It was years ago, or so it seemed, that we first heard about the Stratos.  A pilot, named Felix Baumgartner will float to 120,000 f...
 
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West Coast Chill
West Coast Chill
West Coast Chill

West Coast Chill Self Chilling Can (video)

The idea of a self chilling can isn't exactly new.  In fact, word of an actual beverage manufacturer using such a piece of tech has been circulating for longer than we can remember.  Aside from the technological hurdles, price ...

 
Cell Phones
 
Quirky Ray Solar Charger
Quirky Ray Solar Charger
Quirky Ray Solar Charger

Ray Solar Charger Works in Airplanes

Solar powered chargers for your portable gadgets are far from an original idea.  But that isn't to say they aren't effective or useful.  Case in point is Quirky's Ray. Unlike other solar powered chargers, which lay flat, the Ra...
 
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Levitron
Levitron
Levitron

Levitron: Float any Object (video)

Collect small trinkets?  Are they piling up on your desk and you just don't know which one to feature this week?  Boy, do we have the answer.  The Levitron Revolution.  This device, which is no larger than a cup warmer, uses "E...

 
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Neverwet copia
Neverwet copia
Neverwet copia

NeverWet Spray Makes Any Fabric 100% Water Proof (video)

[GR]7is6r6zXFDc[/GR] We've all heard of water proof or water resistant clothing, but generally that involves a special material that is lined into the fabric.  Gortex is a good example of this tech, which is both waterproof and...
 
Science
 
Spherical Flying Machine
Spherical Flying Machine
Spherical Flying Machine

Spherical Flying Machine (video)

[GR]pF0uLnMoQZA[/GR] The idea of a Spherical Flying machine may not be all that exciting at first blush, but if you hit the above video you'll see that it is in fact an extremely agile aircraft.  Unlike a quadricopter, or more ...