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Chain Lash

An Old Clipboard Makes For a Brilliantly Simple Bird Feeder

Rarely does anyone want the last slice found at the bottom of a bag of bread. But instead of just tossing it on the ground for birds and squirrels to …

Notepads

A Phone Book You Won't Immediately Toss In the Recycling Bin

Haven't found the perfect drawing or note-taking app to replace the hard covered notebook you still carry around? Who says you <i>have</i> to give it up just …

Note-Taking

This Board Game Aims To Teach Preschoolers How To Code

<i>In our</i>"Weekly Innovation" blog series<i>, we explore an interesting idea, design or product that you may not have heard of yet. Do you have an innovation to share?</i>Use this quick form.<p>These days, the effort to get more of us writing computer programs has become part of an "everybody should learn to …

The Aluminum Airship of the Future Has Finally Flown

There was once a time when man looked to the skies and expected to see giant balloons rather than airplanes drifting above. The Hindenburg Disaster …

Aviation

It's Official: Voyager 1 Has Left the Solar System

Voyager I is now officially flying into <i>interstellar space</i>. In the future, an alien spaceship <i>may</i> come across it. When they do, they will find two …

UFOs

Every Original Star Trek Episode as a Vintage Movie Poster

So <i>Into Darkness</i> was fun, but there's nothing quite like the classics that started the whole thing off. If you're into them, Juan Ortiz has a treat …

Star Trek

Holy Crap: Watch Volvo Use A Hamster To Steer An Enormous Truck

Volvo's new trucks are so easy to drive, a hamster could do it! No, really. Volvo Trucks built a makeshift hamster wheel onto the tiller of one of …

The Last USB Sync Cable You May Ever Need

With connections for microUSB, Apple's old Dock Connector, and its new Lightning option, the CrossLink cable by Id America can sync or charge pretty …

Gear & Gadgets

Star Trek Humor: Worf is Always Wrong

Worf is a character who doesn't get much respect. Despite frequent suggestions for action, he is routinely denied. In fact, frustration is his …

Watch: Fiona Apple Covers "Pure Imagination" From Willy Wonka for Chipotle Ad on Factory Farming

<i>Front page photo by Benjamin Lozovsky</i><p>Fiona Apple, friend of animals and committed vegan, has partnered with Chipotle on a campaign about factory farming. For the animated clip, Apple covered "Pure Imagination" from the 1971 film <i>Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory</i>, a rendition that is especially …

Google Coder lets you build Raspberry Pi web apps in your browser (video)

It's undoubtedly possible to turn a Raspberry Pi into a web server, but it's not always easy. Thankfully, Google just streamlined the process with its new Coder project. The open source tool lets developers build web apps for a ready-made Raspberry Pi web server using only a desktop browser. Coder …

A Watch That Tells Time In Plain Ol' English

Compared to digital watches that let us keep tabs on time down to the second, the $125 'Till watch takes a more laid back approach. It features a …

Watches