As a beauty junkie, I couldn’t live without my contacts. I love my glasses, but contacts allow me to experiment with my makeup and express my true self. It’s clear that I’m not the only one who feels this way about their contacts. A survey from conducted by ACUVUE Brand Contact Lenses shows that 84% of […]
New models in the Galaxy A series inbound. It's getting to be that time of the year where we'll see new models in the mid-range Galaxy A series. Like this year, Samsung is expected to introduce 2017 editions of the Galaxy A3, A5, and A7. Show More Summary
Maru, the infamous box-loving, adorably fat-faced feline figured out how to fit his big fuzzy body into a smallish glass mixing bowl and promptly fell asleep. In June 2016, Maru did his very best to fit himself inside a green plastic bowl, but wasn’t as successful in his task. And in April 2015, Maru squeezed […]
What if you could infuse fighter pilot display technology into your real-world cycling experience? Israeli defense contractor Elbit Systems created Everysight Raptor smart glasses to do just that. The company is now seeking "Test Pilots"...Show More Summary
By: Katie Mehnert The gender gap. Wage inequality. The glass ceiling. They’re all terms you’ve heard time and time again. And, after the recent American election, they’ve become the topic of many household dinner conversations across the globe. No, the gender gap isn’t a newfound phenomenon. It’s something that’s existed ever since [...]
Jane Klain, the indefatigable research manager at the Paley Center for Media, which houses a vast collection of old television and radio programs, goes on archival treasure hunts that sometimes last for years. She spent four and a half...Show More Summary
Scientists at The Australian National University (ANU) have designed a nano crystal around 500 times smaller than a human hair that turns darkness into visible light and can be used to create light-weight night-vision glasses.
Ever since 1896 when Henri Becquerel noticed that certain minerals blurred photograph plates sealed in paper, radiation has fascinated and frightened the public. The trouble is that over the past century this mysterious and powerful force has been surrounded by many misconceptions, which can be more dangerous than radiation itself. Show More Summary
Australian scientists are at it again. This time researchers at The Australian National University have worked out a way to improve night vision googles - by designing a nano crystal, 500 times smaller than a human hair, that turns darkness into visible light and fits right on regular lenses. Basically, they have invented reverse sunglasses. More »
Night vision goggles do a great job of countering the human eye's poor ability to see in the dark, but the devices are usually bulky, requiring several layers of lenses and plenty of power. But thanks to research from the AustralianShow More Summary
I love the holiday season. Getting together, warm evenings in the home snuggling with your loved one with a glass of hot... The post How to Make a Small Apartment Guest Friendly appeared first on Lifehack. Find out how to create space for your guests even if you own a small apartment. Have guests over for a holiday and have some great time.
Because you're not really celebrating until you have disco ball cocktail glasses and neon trees.
Kid Rock, America’s favorite source of glass dildos and terrible political opinions, is at it again. Kid Rock was one of the few musicians to actually endorse Trump instead of telling him to fuck off and stop using their music, and a few weeks ago, a Photoshopped image of Rock wearing a shirt featuring an […]
Snapchat is a known showcase for tidbits from life, but for some users of the the new Snapchat Spectacles, it presents a whole new opportunity: the chance to shoot and share one's sex life. A recent report by Mashable profiled several Spectacles owners whose names were changed at their request for privacy. Show More Summary
From the street, The Glass Room may look like another boutique, but inside is an exhibit that makes visible the implications of corporate and government data collection. The post A Tech Collective Sets Up a Sleek Boutique — to Help Visitors Elude Big Data appeared first on Hyperallergic.
Mets officials may well have raised a glass to toast Red Sox GM Dave Dombrowski in the hours after the Sox pulled off the blockbuster trade.
As a sober mom (8 years in January!) I am freaking serious about stress relief. I have to be, because I never, ever get to opt for the easy relaxation of a glass of wine or other substance to take the edge off at the end of a long day...Show More Summary
Randle got the assist from coach!
San Francisco, 1928. "Hudson Super Six Sedan at Golden Gate Park." Latest entrant in the Shorpy Cavalcade of Cretaceous Conveyances. 5x7 glass negative by Christopher Helin. View full size.
Ira Glass of This American Life: We're Seeing "Things We Have Not Seen Before in Our Lifetimes" by Matt Baume Have people been asking Ira Glass, host of WBEZ's This American Life, to make sense of the recent election for them? "Thank God, no," he said by phone the other day. Show More Summary