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These GIFs Of MRI Scans of Produce are Completely Amazing

Magnetic Resonance Imaging uses magnets to align hydrogen atoms and radio waves to create a series of images of internal structures. The result is a …

Homebrewing Finally Legal In All 50 States

As Mississippi’s ban on homebrewing was lifted today, for the first time since Prohibition made brewing illegal in 1919, homebrewing is finally …

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Karl Strauss Brewing Company Wins 16 Medals in 1 Month!

July 3, 2013<p><b>San Diego, CA – July 3, 2013–</b> Karl Strauss Brewing Company just wrapped up a busy awards season, taking home a combined 16 medals for its …

How To Make Powdered Booze At Home

Fluffy like confetti and just as liquorous as the bottled stuff<p>Some truths we rarely question. The sky is blue. The sun rises in the east. Cocktails are wet. But a new product, called Palcohol, aims to crumble our everyday expectations. It's an alcoholic beverage -- in powder form. Carry a …

Sky Art: Illustrations in the Sky Between Buildings by Thomas Lamadieu | Colossal

<p>French illustrator Thomas Lamadieu recently made stops in locations around Germany, Canada, Belgium and France where he shot several aerial views …

A new mathematical model can cut jet-lagged time in half, study says

Looking for a jet-lag cure? A new mathematical model may help you overcome jet lag faster than anyone thought possible.<p>And scientists need your help to test it out.<p>A research team from the University of Michigan and Yale University has released a free iPhone app that loads a complex, jet-lag …

Portrait of Jackie Chan Made Out of 64,000 Chopsticks

Whether she's constructing innovative food creations or building portraits with coffee stains or dyed flowers, artist Hong Yi, aka Red is always up to something fantastic. For her most recent project, the artist wanted to use something meaningful to celebrate actor and martial arts master Jackie …

Redesigned Metro Maps Offer Consistency Around the World

Metro transit maps vary from city to city, each with the important task of successfully navigating us from point A to B. There's little consistency between maps, and this makes some easier to understand than others. Serbia-born, Paris-based architect Jug Cerovic moonlights as a map designer and …

A $5 Chemistry Set That Mixes Like A Music Box

We often think of chemistry as precision work that requires beakers, droppers, scales, centrifuges, and Bunsen burners. But what if you could just crank this $5 music box chemistry kit and create science automagically?<p>Created by Stanford bioengineer Manu Prakash to be a “chemistry set for the 21st …

Clever Newspaper Ad Creates Optical Illusion of a 3D Kitchen

An average, flat print advertisement wasn't good enough for Colombia-based creative director Felipe Salazar. Instead, he wanted to produce an incredibly eye-catching design that really stood out as readers flipped through the pages of a newspaper.<p>His clever concept, created for Corona Kitchen, …

MOS: A Simple, Magnetic Cable Organizer

Nothing makes me happier than a simple solution for an everyday problem. A problem I fight <i>every single day</i> is one or more of my charging cables …

Ponysaurus Beer

When choosing a mascot that's a dinosaur with the lower body of a pony, you're setting the bar high for crafting a beer that will be just as memorable in taste. Started last year by Keil Jansen (who quit his job as a special education teacher to take his home-brewing hobby to the next level), …

For Lennart Van Uffelen, There’s No Fun in Functionality

Its title says it all. “Functionality Kills the Fun” is a new line of furniture by Lennart Van Uffelen, inspired by his philosophy, “Functionality is …

Flex

Not long ago, we were honored to meet some of Brooklyn, NY's premiere competitive dancers and experts in the Flex style. We spent a few hours with the crew—learning about the style and watching some fantastic moves—and their remarkable talents were mesmerizing. Check out the documentary "Flex Is …

The Wonderful World Of Whiskey, In One Boozy Chart

Now available from Pop Chart Lab, the Many Varieties of Whiskey print aims to chart the guiding lights of the whiskey world with the Brooklyn-based company’s customary aplomb. It categorizes and distills (forgive the pun) each type of whiskey down into groups, from scotch to bouron to single malt …

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