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Check Out These Awesome Gadgets From the Tokyo Toy Show

The world's smallest multicopter, "QuatroX", measuring approximately 2.5 inches wide and 1 inch high, is demonstrated at<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Kiyoshi Ota—EPA

Gear & Gadgets

Higgs Boson Seems To Prove That The Universe Doesn't Exist

None of us should be here. In fact, the whole world, the stars and the galaxies shouldn’t be here either. According to a new cosmological study, our whole Universe should have blinked out of existence an instant after it was first created.<p>Research from British cosmologists at King’s College London …

Articles about how create small space garden on Dwell.com - Dwell

Don’t have ten acres to stuff full of perennials? Fret not! Gardens can make a big impact even on a small scale.<p>The first few paragraphs of a recent New York Times article on architect Gary Chang's Hong Kong apartment read like a scene from...<p>With clever storage and a retractable skylight, a London …

Russian Hacktographer's Crazy Cheap, Super High Quality Macro Shooting Set-Up

How can something that beautiful (above) be captured with something this ugly (below)? Those unbelievably detailed macro photographs of snowflakes …

Setup

Vintage Logos by Forefathers Group

Vintage Inspired Logo Design.<p>Forefathers Group is a design company with a good knack for vintage inspired designs. The company is versed in the …

KAYLAD-e Trike : Hybrid Modern Vehicle for Commuting in Urban Area

<b>Kaylad-e Trike</b> was a graduation project of Dimitris Niavis presented in the late 2013. This project aims to design a hybrid modern vehicle to commute …

Cities

Giza Pendant Lamps by Itai Bar-On

Giza by Itai Bar-On is a series of pendant lighting that uses a system of aluminum panels and a tapered wooden block. The varying angles and sizes of …

Furniture

LeMons Alabama Day One: Mercedes-Benz 190E Leads, Cordoba Beating Fury

For the first visit of the 24 Hours of LeMons to Barber Motorsports Park in Alabama (and the 2014 season-opener race), we had a good mix of fast veteran teams and excellent new cars. Saturday’s race session gave us much lead-changing and many dramatic rise-and-fall adventures among the top …

Exploring the best of Croatia's islands

Croatia’s coast is speckled with dozens of magnificent islands that range from tiny, verdant and unpopulated to massive, arid and sporting ancient towns and villages. One of the chief delights on any visit to Croatia is hopping between the islands on the numerous ferries, catamarans and taxi boats, …

European Travel

How Much Ink is in a Sharpie, How Much Aluminum is in a Soda Can, What Does a Million Bucks Weigh, and Other Materials Mysteries

<i>Just how Bad did Walter White Break?</i><p>Have you ever wondered exactly how much aluminum a soda can contains? Or exactly how many CDs you could label …

Breaking Bad

A Sculptural Lounge Chair Designed for Dreaming

Famed Japanese architect Tadao Ando partnered with Carl Hansen & Søn to design a sculptural lounge chair that pays tribute to Hans J. Wegner. The …

How to switch from iPhone to Android – the Eric Schmidt guide

In a rare Google+ post, Google Chairman Eric Schmidt offered his followers a very detailed how-to guide on switching from iPhone to Android.<p>Schmidt said that many of his iPhone friends are moving to Android and reminded buyers that some of the most recent Android handsets out there including the …

Do Ho Suh Created a Fabric Life-Size Home within Home

One of our favorite contemporary artists has just come out with his largest work to date. Do Ho Suh is a Korean sculptor and installation artist who's known for his thought-provoking sculptures that often have to do with migration and personal space. These themes reflect his own move from his …

Northcoast Brewery Packaging Design by Taylor Goad

Northcoast Brewery – Bottle Package Design.<p>Philadelphia based graphic designer and illustrator Taylor Goad has created this Conceptual packaging …

From Angkor Wat to Stonehenge: How Ancient People Moved Mountains

From temples to pyramids to statues, ancient techniques moved giant blocks.<p><b>The temple of Angkor Wat, the Egyptian pyramids, Stonehenge, and the famous statues on Easter Island were all built without the conveniences of modern technology. Ancient peoples didn't have access to forklifts, hydraulic</b> …

Build These DIY 3-D Glasses To Make Photos Of The Moon Pop

Stereoscopic vision in 20 minutes<p>When viewed from Earth, the moon appears flat. Stereo vision requires each eye to see an object from slightly different angles, but the intervening 239,000 miles squash the moon’s deep craters and spherical shape into a uniform, luminous pancake. You could build a …

Rubato

On a recent trip to Seoul, CH had the chance to check out the degree show at Hongik University, a school that has one of the strongest fine arts and design programs in South Korea. One of the projects that attracted a fair amount of attention was Rubato, an interactive Bluetooth speaker designed by …

An Octopus Painted in Layers of Resin by Keng Lye | Colossal

<p>Artist Keng Lye whose work we explored earlier this year recently completed a new painting that blends sculpture and layers of acrylic paint to …

Bamboochopper Cutting Board Suitcase by Iskander van Wagtendonk

<b>Bamboochopper</b> is an ideal product for traveling chef. It’s a cutting board suitcase where inside, you can find essential tools you need to prepare a …

Industrial Design

Otto: An Outdoor Ottoman or Planter

Much like the Mod Lounger it complements, Otto is a fun piece of outdoor furniture, designed by Iglooplay’s Lisa Albin, that’s made for reclining, …

Furniture

Aviate Makes Using Your Android Phone Way Less Irritating

Unless you’re a tech dork, organizing and searching your apps is a pain. Aviate does it for you.<p>Natural user interfaces like Siri and Google Now aim to “disappear” by understanding you perfectly or anticipating your technology needs before you have them. I don’t trust them. You know who already …

What's the Deal with Li-Fi (Light-Bulb-Based Wireless Hotspots)?

These days, Wi-fi networks are increasingly overloaded and slow, and there's definitely a need for novel solutions for creating wireless connections. …

Wi-Fi