It's a bottle opener, screwdriver, SIM card tool, glass breaker — all in one.
Novel kinds of artificial eye lenses are allowing both the short-sighted and long-sighted to see fine without glasses, even for reading
Stephen Glass, whose father is a physician and his mother a nurse, grew up in an affluent neighborhood in Chicago's North Shore. After graduating from the University of Pennsylvania, he moved to Washington, D.C. In 1995, Glass joined...Show More Summary
This week’s broadcast of “This American Life” will include a note from host Ira Glass addressing an academic article, used in a previous episode of the show, that has come under heavy fire this week. The study, which purported to show...Show More Summary
An unidentified arsonist was caught on a surveillance video smashing a glass pane on the front door of Boro Park Obstetrics & Gynecology.
Sounds like: RÜFÜS, Goldroom, Touch Sensitive Song: Flight Facilities - Down To Earth (Sean Glass Remix) What's so good? As a standout example of the best DJ-entrepreneur I know, Sean Glass has a long history with Jimmy and Hugo of Flight Facilities. Show More Summary
"There comes a time in every woman's life when the only thing that helps is a glass of champagne." —Bette Davis
If your Friday nights are anything like ours, you find yourself drinking a glass of red wine, eating pizza, and watching Shark Tank. Don't judge; it's makes us happy. So we're pretty bummed that last week was the season finale. To hold...Show More Summary
From The Land With The Coolest Toys Ever aka The Big J comes this set of….eight Hamsters that hang on the side of your drinking glass. These are known as “Gashapon, or Gachapon.” To review: Right. An onomatopoeia. I knew that. Now let’s see what we have. These are $2.50 USD, and the maker is […]
Put away those reading glasses. A new type of screen will make any page look just right for your eyes
Marines on a sunny golf course in Quantico, Virginia, this week demonstrated a pair of augmented reality glasses that simulate combat scenarios. The Office of Naval Research recently completed development of the goggles and this week hooked them up to a larger training system known as the Augmented Immersive Team Trainer for the first time. Show More Summary
Asking people about what they drink on holidays and other special occasions shows we drink around the equivalent of 12 million more bottles of wine a week than we previously thought in England. Previous surveys on alcohol consumption have not accounted for all the alcohol that is sold. This research appears to have found many of these 'missing units.'
Paleoarchean trace fossils in altered volcanic glass Authors:Staudigel et alAbstract:Microbial corrosion textures in volcanic glass from Cenozoic seafloor basalts and the corresponding titanite replacement microtextures in metamorphosed...Show More Summary
An optometrist from British Columbia believes he’s invented the holy grail of corrective lenses: A device that lets you see “three times better than 20/20 vision” without wearing any contacts or glasses at all — for an entire lifetime. Show More Summary
Pin it Unicode announced their approved list of new emoji updates planned for 2016. The 38 new pictographs will be released in June of next year, and include selfie, clinking champagne glasses, pregnant woman, cucumber, black heart, clown face, shark, and crossed fingers. • 38 New Emoji Are Set to Premiere Next Year. See the Full List Here. | Yahoo! Tech READ MORE »
There's no 9/11 Cheese Plate at the One World Observatory's gift shop—but there are plenty of shot glasses, postcards and t-shirts—plus a 1 World Trade Center throw blanket for $79.95 and a One World Observatory polo shirt handmade by South Korean polo shirt artisans for... $174.95. [ more › ]
Raise your glass and have a toast with the Joker and Harley Quinn. This Batman Joker and Harley Quinn 16 oz. Pint Glass 2-Pack is all you need. This dastardly duo and crazy couple are a pair of pint glasses. The Clown Prince of Crime and his equally evil girlfriend make a great set. These […]
For the past three years San Diego, California based eyewear company Knockaround Sunglasses has enlisted the talents of elementary school students to design a pair of glasses in a program called Class Acts. Knockaround provides the art materials and the kids bring the creativity. This year winner was Evan Bui, a fourth graders from Foster […]
22 May-07 Jun The Argyle is raising its cocktail glass to Vivid Sydney by throwing a bunch of intergalactic, futuristic parties, turning its charming cobblestone courtyard...
VICE News | (Video) “VICE News and the New York Review of Books have partnered to create Talking Heads, a series about the big issues of the day as seen by the…