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Glass Potato Chips Are (Kind Of) A Real, Delicious Thing

Have you ever wanted to eat something clear, crunchy, and flash-fried to perfection? Well, now’s your chance, provided you have the time, the …

Homemade

A Dr. Seuss-Like Poem About The Woman Who Pulled 14 Worms From Her Eye

Earlier this week, we shared the remarkable story of Abby Beckley — and her run-in with eye worms.<p>When this young woman felt something crawling around in her eyes, she had the presence to remove said worm and then, over the course of a few weeks, not one, not two nor three ... but 14 nematodes came …

Biology

This Pocket PC Could Replace Your Desktop

The Ockel Sirius B runs Windows 10 and fits in any standard pocket.<p>Sometimes it’s the smallest things that can have the most significant impact. A …

Gear & Gadgets

Carfentanil stamps found north of Montreal

Authorities near Montreal are sounding the alarm over the discovery of the deadly opioid carfentanil.<p><b>READ MORE: Fentanyl traffickers laundering money</b> …

Canada

Saffron Rice with Partridges and Amontillado Sherry (Arroz con Perdiz)

In Jerez, a sherry maker and a criminologist have embarked on a quest to find the oldest, most potent casks of amontillado (and discover why it just …

If You Experience These 11 Symptoms During The Day, You Might Have Anxiety

There are so many well-known signs of anxiety, such as sweaty palms, nervousness, and a racing heart. But did you know it's possible to experience …

Insomnia

Three human-powered tools for maximum destruction

Whether you’re splitting wood or tearing down a whole house, these implements can do the job.<p>On its own, the human body stands zero chance against concrete or lumber. Armed with a sturdy tool, though, we can smash foundations and tear down walls. But don’t be hasty: Picking the wrong implement will …

They bragged about their 1983 ‘heinous’ racial killing for years, prosecutors say

On the morning of Oct. 9, 1983, hunters were passing by an open field near a wooded area in the small town of Sunny Side, Ga., when they came across an abandoned body.<p>A story in the local newspaper published the next day described the dead man as an “unidentified black male” in his early 20s, with …

Crime

Gear Closet: Salewa MS Ultra Flex Mid GTX Speed Hiking Shoe Review

If you've been searching for an excellent hiking shoe for your light and fast adventures, your quest might be over. The new MS Ultra Flex Mid GTX …

Seeing Is Believing With This LCD Dash Cam For Your Car

This dash cam by Vantrue offers more features than you can shake a stick at. With 2K HD recording capability and a sturdy LCD lens, this little …

This lamp can detect ambient color and change its light to match

Lighting is everything in an environment, as important as the furniture you choose to fill your home with. It is, as seasoned selfie-takers say, critical for establishing a #mood. Italian product design company Digital Habits understands this and has created the Color Swing, an ambient …

What can fly, swim and dive? This tiny robotic insect.

Imagine going to the beach and catching sight of a bee buzzing past you, then watching as it dives into the water, swims below the surface and shoots back into the air a few seconds later.<p>The beach setting may just be a November dream — but the rest of that vision? Not so far from reality. …

Robotics

Onkyo’s new stereo receiver offers unique HDMI switching

The Onkyo TX-8270 is the most feature-packed stereo receiver the Audiophiliac has ever tested!<p>I've long been an advocate of stereo home theater, but there was one stumbling block: stereo receivers and integrated amplifiers lacked video switching of any kind. For years I've asked manufacturers about …

Audiophile

Shure’s SE535 earphones are a little bit perfect

Asking me to tell you what the best headphones are is like asking WeRateDogs to pick its favorite canine. In both cases, there’s far too much variety, diversity, and idiosyncratic charm to crown just one specimen as the very finest. That being said, I do have a favorite pair (of headphones, not …

Never before seen photos of Mount St. Helens eruption found in thrift shop camera

Photographer Kati Dimoff has developed a curious habit. Whenever she enters a thrift shop, she makes a B-line for the used camera section and checks …

Snail venom could knock out pain – and opioid addiction

With an epidemic of addiction to opioid painkillers on the rise, researchers say they've found an alternative for pain relief from an unlikely source …

Biology

Man who beheaded bus passenger likely to stay on medication: doctor

A Manitoba psychiatrist says he believes a schizophrenic man who beheaded and cannibalized a fellow passenger on a Greyhound bus will stay on his medication.<p>Dr. Jeffrey Waldman says Will Baker, formerly known as Vince Li, knows that it's the medication that keeps his illness at bay and Baker …

Samsung foldable phone could become reality this year, finally

The phone will have a flexible display that folds open into a 7-inch tablet, according to a report from Korea.<p>Samsung seems to have worked out the wrinkles on its much-rumored foldable phone and could unveil such a handset later this year, according to a report from Korea.<p>The electronics giant is …

Why didn’t you invent this brilliant outlet coverplate with a built-in LED night light?

You know how every once in a while you see something and think to yourself, “I really should have invented this”? Such is the case with the SnapPower …

Tech Trends

WATCH: What Happens When a Bullet Hits an 'Unbreakable' Prince Rupert's Drop

One of science's weirdest enigmas just got freakier.<p>For those of you who aren't familiar with the Prince Rupert's drop, this weird, scientific enigma …

Wild new app transforms Instagram into an online marketplace

A while back, we highlighted a pretty cool website called <i>WornOnTv</i> that lets users know where to purchase articles of clothing worn by characters on …

Apps

LG combines webOS, lasers, and lumens into another reason to replace your TV

Say hello to the ProBeam projector<p>Today LG launched another salvo in the war against giant ugly televisions with the announcement of the ProBeam laser projector. It's rare to find a projector this bright that's small enough to hold in one hand — and this one runs webOS. Unlike most projectors, LG's …

Helixot Waterproof Backpack

The XO 6.2 backpack by Helixot is a new solution that´s quite special, in fact you may easily remember it as one of the titles its being dubbed as: …

Canada's 150th birthday gift to you: Free pass to national parks all year long

On July 1, 2017, Canada turns 150 years old. Kicking off the festivities on New Year's Day, the stewards of the country's protected natural treasures, Parks Canada, has a gift for all: a free, multiuse pass to the country's 47 national parks and national park reserves.<p>Parks and reserves, which …

National Parks

Healthy Holiday Cocktails, by Juice Served Here - Dwell

Ingredients<p>Serves 4<p><i>8 oz vodka</i> • <i><br>16 oz natural cane sugar</i> • <i><br>6-7 cinnamon sticks</i> • <i><br>1 bottle of Juice Served Here’s The Pipe Cleaner*</i>• <i><br>ice</i><p>*<i>Alternatively, use two cups of organic apple juice, one cup of raw ginger juice and three organic lemons in place of the bottle of Pipe Cleaner.</i><p>Preparation<p>Bring the sugar and …

Organic Food

GoPro releases the $299 Karma Grip handheld stabilizer

The GoPro Karma Grip is now available. The camera maker announced today that the handheld stabilizer is for sale in select stores and GoPro.com for $299. This is the same handheld grip that shipped with the Karma drone — at least before the drone was recalled for battery issues.<p>The Karma Grip …

'The Eyes of My Mother' is the year's most gruesome horror movie — and you need to see it

That's the closest approximation to the feeling you get from watching <i>The Eyes of My Mother,</i> Nicolas Pesce's stunning, sick debut that quickly establishes itself as a high point of modern art-horror nightmare fodder. Its set-up could not be more Rural True Crime 101: A child named Francisca (Olivia …

Horror Movies