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These Finned Pans Require 40% Less Heat

Cooking on a gas stove is only 40% energy efficient, meaning that more than half of the heat you burn never makes it to your food. Electric ranges and induction burners perform vastly better (84% and 72% energy efficicient, respectively), but can anything be done to greenify all of the otherwise …

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Three Versatile Quick-Drying Shorts

The best days of summer are the ones when spontaneity takes over: a brunch in the city might turn into a bike ride to the beach or a pickup game of football. No matter where the day takes you, being well-equipped for whatever comes your way is essential. With these golden days of summer in mind, we …

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Nanotech Method Boosts Conventional Cancer Treatments in Pre-Clinical Trial

The conventional wisdom has it that there’s no silver bullet for treating cancer; the disease simply has too many forms for a one-size-fits-all …

Optical Illusion 2D Lamp Looks Incredibly 3D

Studio Cheha in Tel Aviv, Israel is behind this innovative LED lamp that tricks your mind into thinking it's looking at a 3D object. BULBING is a 2D lamp created using 3D wire-frame images. By transferring those images onto 2D materials, through a laser machining process, your eyes become fooled. …

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Sixteen-Year-Old Artist Wins National Art Competition with Masterful Hyper-Realistic Pencil Portrait | Colossal

<p>For the past four years, 16-year-old artist Shania McDonagh has participated in the Texaco Children’s Art Competition, an art contest for children …

Apple reportedly looking to expand sapphire glass plant

Late last year, Apple(s aapl) signed a five-year, $578 million deal for sapphire manufacturing with GT Advanced Technology. The plant is based in …

Exclusive *NOS* Safety Glasses from Hand-Eye Supply

Freshly foraged from former eyewear giant H.L. Bouton's funkiest new-old-stock archive, these safety glasses are still practical and hip as the day …

Fold-away factory fits in your suitcase

<i>This article was taken from the March 2014 issue of Wired magazine. Be the first to read Wired's articles in print before they're posted online, and</i> …

10 Hangover Helpers -- New Year's Edition

This New Year's Eve, it's okay to indulge. It's okay to put on your sparkliest party dress, gather round some buddies, and maybe hit the rum punch a bit too hard. December 31st happens but once a year, and you've got to make sure 2013 goes out with a bang -- and maybe a karaoke rendition of "Build …

It's Winter, So It's Time to Cook with Carrots—Here's How

Why you should stock up on carrots at the farmers' market, and 22 recipes for using them<p>Right now, your local farmers' market might be looking a little...thin. All you can find are carrots and potatoes. But that's not a bad thing! Carrots are an incredibly flexible staple, lending sweetness to …

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