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    "The second in a trilogy of films adapting the enduringly popular masterpiece The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien, "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" continues the adventure of the title character Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman) as he journeys with the Wizard Gandalf (Ian McKellen) and thirteen Dwarves, led by Thorin Oakenshield (Richard Armitage) on an epic quest to reclaim the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor."
    Master swordsmith Tony Swatton forges Mjölnir, Thor's Hammer featured in the upcoming film Thor: The Dark World.
    The segment above comes from CBS Evening News and it tells the story of how McCarthy used instructions and designs by inventor Ivan Owen to create a prosthetic hand for his son. The 3D printed hand only costs 5 bucks compared to typical prosthesis devices which can reach $30,000.
    "Two years ago, Paul McCarthy began searching for an inexpensive yet functional prosthetic hand for his son Leon, who was born without fingers on one of his hands. McCarthy came across a video online with detailed instruction on how to use a 3-D printer to make a prosthetic hand for his son."
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    "The most elite fighting force the world has ever known faces their toughest challenge yet - rescuing the President of the United States!"
    They are plastic finger utensils that give you all the dexterity that eating with your hands normally confer, but without getting sticky and gross
    "They are used to eat messy foods without the mess. Trongs($25 for a pack of 6 pairs) are also great for food prep, such as breading chicken cutlets."
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    Antirape underwear

    On the first look, the underwear looks like a combination of underwear and bike shorts. AR Wear is the "wearable protection" that could protect women from rape. The design aims at providing women and girls with more power to control the outcome of a sexual assault.

    "They need to be resistant to pulling, tearing and cutting while being comfortable to wear during normal activities and, as in the case of underwear, fit smoothly under form-fitting outer clothing", according to Indiegogo. It works by creating a "skeletal structure" inside the pants, along with straps around the legs and waist that can be locked in place.
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    Folding Clubmaster
    Ray-Ban has released the Folding Clubmaster, a foldable variant of its Clubmaster sunglasses. The glasses have six hinges, including hidden ones on the bridge. Available in four designs.
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    Animal Defense Mechanisms
    Animal defense mechanisms
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    Two fishing vessels brave the rough sea somwhere in New Zealand.
    "2 fishing vessels brave the Grey River bar in full flood. Greymouth New Zealand HD Video by Geoff Mackley and Bradley Ambrose."
    "This is the first time, we organized 56Photographers in 49Cities of China to make a timelapse video together without meeting each other."
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    Overflow Bathtubs by Kasch
    These whirlpool overflow bathtubs by German manufacturer Käsch. They are set level on the floor, and designed to overflow their rims. They have a surrounding outer ring that captures water as it overflows, and circulates it back to the tub.
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