Dysean Thompson

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SnapPower Charger

The SnapPower Charger is USB Charger built right into the your outlet coverplates. No more bulky charging blocks that take up much needed space! …

Learn To Pick Locks With Lockpick School In A Box

Lock picking is one of those “for informational purposes only” skills that you’ll probably never need but should still know. No one is advocating …

3D Work by Mecanique Generale

We have posted about Mecanique Generale in the past and after scoping their latest work I realized that it was due time for another blog post to …

Alcatel OneTouch’s Cross-Platform Smartwatch Opens Pre-Orders For $150

The Alcatel OneTouch Watch, which got its debut at CES this year, is officially going on sale today with pre-orders starting at $149.99 directly from the company’s U.S. website. The smartwatch is unique among those from larger OEMs in that it works with both iOS and Android smartphones, packing in …

'Thinking cap' controls prosthetic arm with thoughts, not surgery

The ability to control prosthetics with only the power of your mind has been around for a while, but it typically requires control electronics implanted directly into the patient. With this new, non-invasive method developed at the University of Houston, however, amputees can command their robotic …

Brainwaves

Philadelphia Is About To Be America's Largest City To Decriminalize Marijuana

Pretty soon, you won't be considered a criminal for carrying around a little weed in Philadelphia.<p>Philly Mayor Michael Nutter confirmed Monday that he will sign a bill into law that will make his city the largest in America to decriminalize marijuana possession, Philly Mag reports. Essentially it …

Consume Responsibly

Finally, marijuana education that isn’t based on fear mongering and insulting marijuana consumers. Check out the "Consume Responsibly” campaign.

Up Close Look at the Chemical Compound of Various Drugs

<b>Ketamine</b><p>Whether legal or illegal, drugs come in all different shapes and sizes including small painkiller pills, liquid cough syrup, and everything in between. The solid forms are easy to see with the naked eye but, artist Sarah Schnfeld wondered how the substances might look when they were broken …

Scientific data, standards put to rest the notion that medical marijuana is a dangerous drug with no medical value

<b>Washington, D.C.</b> -- Patient advocacy group Americans for Safe Access (ASA) is hosting a Google Hangout today at 5:30pm PT (8:30pm ET) with a panel of …

Justice League 3000 #1 Review

Who are the Justice League of the 31st century?<p>Justice League 3000 has been surrounded by an air of mystery since its first announcement. Just who …

How to Take a Picture of a Single, Ultra-Magnified Snow Flake

You—yes, you!—can help prove that no two flurries are alike. All you need is a good camera, a plastic bag, and some tape.<p>No two snowflakes are alike, they say. And yet: We rarely get proof of that. Our eyes perceive snow not as individual, idiosyncratic crystals ... but rather as uniformly fluffy …

A Chelsea Pied-a-Terre in Jean Nouvel’s New Building

Housed in one of architect Jean Nouvel’s new buildings in Chelsea, this NYC pied-à-terre got a complete renovation spearheaded by In Situ Design. …

Leather Crochet Touchscreen Gloves Work With Your Touch Screen Devices

People hate wearing gloves, because they won’t be able to work with their touch screen devices. There are some hacks over the internet to make any …

Touchscreens

Mesmerizing Abandoned Building Photography

Lately I've seen some cool pictures of abandoned places around the globe, but I really miss seeing some great photographs showing interiors and the …

Beautifully Intimate X-Ray Portraits of Different Couples

Artists Saiko Kanda and Mayuka Hayashi have taken photos of couples to an entirely new level with these incredibly intimate <i>X-Ray Portraits</i>. The two student artists used CT scans and X-ray machines to document pairs of people within very close proximity. The skeletons seem cold and lonely, yet the …

Shapes into Forms

Painting

How to Draw the Female Face

YouTube

Legal marijuana: Support soars to 58 percent, but local concerns remain

The percentage of Americans now supporting legal marijuana is up 10 points from just a year ago, according to Gallup. But people are still leery of …

Reefer Madness Continues: Half Ounce of Pot Gets Louisiana Man Twenty Years in Prison

While Colorado and Washington have de-criminalized recreational use of marijuana and twenty states allow use for medical purposes, a Louisiana man …

NASA to Use Giant 3D Printing Spider Robots to Construct Huge Spacecraft

It has always been theorized that the construction of large spacecraft would have to be done in orbit. However, a US company called Tethers Unlimited …

Compleat FoodSkin Flexible Lunchbox Keeps Your Food As Perfect As You Assemble It In The Morning

<b>Compleat FoodSkin</b>, a flexible lunchbox that expands to hold your meal. Cool heh? You can perfectly assemble a sandwich and keep it inside this unit …

NASA: Sun Getting Ready For A 'Field Flip'

Our nearest star is about to pull a once-in-11-years move by swapping its north and south magnetic poles.<p>The sun's polarity switch is a natural part of "solar max" — the period of peak activity during what averages out to be roughly an 11-year cycle. According to NASA, this year will mark the …

Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2013 shortlist - in pictures

The Royal Observatory Greenwich has announced the shortlist for the 2013 Astronomy Photographer of the Year competition. Photographers captured spectacular sights from across our solar system, the galaxy and beyond – from stunning auroras in the Earth's atmosphere to frenzied storms on the sun and …

Gastronomista for Cool Hunting Gift Guide - Cool Hunting

A "place where you might find architectural chicken coops, tea parties, decanters, bespoke knives or donut art," the NYC-based blog Gastronomista is the work of Emily Arden Wells, an architect by day, and a writer and drinks aficionado by night. Wells' background in art and design lends itself to a …

7 indoor plants that purify the air around you naturally

1/14<p>7-Air-Purifying-Houseplants<p>Bringing potted plants into a living space to liven it up is a trick that's been used by interior designers for years, …

Plants

Lamborghini Egoista Concept Car to Celebrate Lamborghini’s 50th Anniversary

Spectacular supercar called <b>Lamborghini Egoista</b> has been designed by Walter De Silva, the Head of Design for Volkswagen Group, to celebrate …