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How long you can freeze food and drink for, all in one chart

If, like us, you’re never quite sure exactly how long a loaf of bread or bag of peas lasts in the freezer, this food chart will change your …

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The 5-Minute Warmup That Makes You Run Faster

Do this quick routine before any race so your body is at its peak to perform<p>Before any local road race, you're bound to see hundreds of runners milling around, lightly stretching out their calves, hamstrings, and quads. But traditional "static stretching"—tugging on a muscle with constant tension …

Custom Portrait Stamp

Whether you're sending out save-the-dates for that big day, adding a personalized touch to a thank you note, or you just want to make sure your …

Smart Casual Dress Code Defined (And How To Wear It With Style)

What is smart casual? The <i>Macquarie Dictionary</i> defines smart casual as “well-dressed in a casual style.” Oxford defines it as “neat, conventional, yet …

This Knight Guards your Eggs

The only round table we might be gathering around these days is the kitchen table but that doesn’t mean you can’t add a medieval touch to your …

Insane New Footage Of Felix Baumgartner's Edge-Of-Space Jump Released

We're warning you now: This new video of Felix Baumgartner's record-setting leap from the edge of space just might make you feel a bit queasy.<p>The supersonic skydiver made history in October 2012 when he plunged more than 24 miles to Earth's surface, breaking three records in the process.<p>Now, nearly …

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Radioactive Elements Glowing Coaster Set

Place your drink on these Radioactive Elements Glowing Coaster Set and they light up! Comes in a set of 4 different elements, each with their own …

Snowglobe Bear Salt and Pepper Shakers

‘Tis the season for snowglobes and good eatin’. And no good eatin’ happens without a little salt and pepper on your food. Do it snowglobe style with …

Monster of a Christmas meal: Cthurkey is a horrifying hybrid of crab, turkey and octopus

With its tentacles and crustaceous claws, this horrifying holiday meal might be better suited to Halloween instead of Christmas.<p>Behold, the Cthurkey! …

Turn signal gloves light up your lefts and rights

The art of using turn signals seems to be getting lost in the hustle for both cars and bicyclists alike. The Zackees Turn Signal Gloves project on Kickstarter wants to make turn signals cool again.<p>The gloves are typical bike-style fingerless gloves, but with light-up LED directional arrows built on …

Secret Agent Alarm Clock, Shoot to See the Time

Sleep with one eye open and a gun under your pillow. Well not a real gun but the Secret Agent Alarm Clock. Need to know the time? Just pull out this …

Shark with a Frickin' Laser Pointer

There’s really nothing we can write here that can even fully encompass the awesomeness that is the Shark With Frickin’ Laser Pointer (actual product …

Canned Dragon Meat: The Other Other White Meat

So what do you want to eat today? Dine like a medieval knight with some Canned Dragon Meat, part of your nutritious breakfast. This “meat” comes from …

Pure Fix Glow Bikes

Turn your hipster-street-cred up to 11 with Pure Fix Glow Bikes ($400). These deceptively-minimalist, fixed-gear road bikes have a surprisingly …

Pig Butcher Diagram - "Use Every Part of the Pig" detailed cuts of pork poster

Pig butcher diagram poster featuring detailed cuts of pork.<p>There's more to pigs than bacon. Seriously.<p>This is a signed 13 x19 poster of my original gouache and acrylic painting. I *extensively* researched retails cuts of pork to fully flesh out what primal cut part of the pig they come from. The …

Wine-O-Saur Wooden Dinosaur Wine Rack Stegosaurus

Description<p>Conventional wine racks are extinct. This creature of the (arbor) mist is perfect for a coffee table, kitchen counter, or anywhere you need a prehistoric wine guardian. Great decorative center piece, and always a conversation starter.<p>Each Wine-O is hand crafted and assembled from a …

Just Add Fish and Water With the biOrb FLOW 30-Liter Aquarium

Aquariums can be very expensive additions to your home’s decor. Most of the time you have to buy everything separately and that can be a lot of …

Ring Clock

Whether you're averse to wearing things on your wrist, or you're just looking for an interesting way to start a conversation at parties, the Ring …

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Celebrate 5 years of the Apple App Store with these free apps

Bluelounge Saidoka

Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>Bluelounge has a couple of new and necessary accessories for you iPhone users out there. First up, Saidoka. One of the …

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The Ultimate Wine-Pairing Infographic

I’ve never understood brussel sprouts. Oh, they’re delicious, roasted in a cast iron pan with big hunks of garlic. But I’ve tried reds, and I’ve tried whites. Neither seems to pair all that well. And wouldn’t you know it? Brussel sprouts are a footnote on this incredible infographic: Foods that …