With the BionicOpter, Festo has technically mastered the highly complex flight characteristics of the dragonfly. Just like its model in nature, this ultralight flying object can fly in all directions, hover in mid-air and glide without beating its wings. Watch the video of BionicOpter robotic dragonfly, awsome!
Scope ‘Introduces’ Bacon Mouthwash on YouTube describes the previous "crowning achievements of bacon." It's first crowning achievement? Being bacon. Other achievements include carbonated bacon, "spreadable bacon," bacon shaving cream, and my favorite, a bacon Kevin Bacon portrait. Now comes the bacon mouthwash, "for breath that sizzles." It tastes like bacon, but leaves your breath minty fresh.
Located in Vöcklabruck, Austria, this clever observation platform allows visitors to walk below the water's surface without getting them wet. Seen from a distance, it looks like that people are walking freely with his lower half part below the water surface.
New York artist Jason Hackenwerth just unveiled his latest work balloon sculpture, entitled "Pisces" at the Edinburgh International Science Festival in the Grand Gallery of the National Museum of Scotland.
The Devotec Fuel Micro Charger on kickstarter is the smallest emergency phone charger, and its 220 milliAmp hour battery is designed to give you around 20 - 30 minutes extra talk time, or up to a few hours more standby, depending on how you use your cell phone. It's tiny - just 1.3 by 0.9 by half an inch. It's so small that it can sit easily on your keyring.
J&D's Foods, a Seattle-based company has announced its latest product - a condom that's patterned to look like a pinkish-red slab of bacon and is flavored with the company's Baconlube -- which "began as an elaborate April Fool's prank and was never intended to be a real product" but nonetheless persists out of sheer novelty -- has topped itself by offering a pork-flavored prophylactic. According to the company, the condoms are "made in America of the highest-quality latex and rigorously tested to help ensure the utmost reliability and safety for when you're makin' bacon." They are available here.
The vases by Japanese Oodesign are shaped like ripples in water, allowing users to place flowers into a PET formed resin void - floating nonchalantly on the water. According to the movement of the air, the plants change their position within the container.
ಠ_ಠ, otherwise known as the "look of disapproval," is a character sequence commonly used as a reaction emoticon to express one's disapproval or disbelief. The emoticon is most commonly used to express disapproval or disappointment, in similar vein to other expressions and reaction faces like "are you fucking serious?" and "are you kidding me?" among others. Available to buy on etsy.