Weird and Wacky Engineering
1/3/2013 11:03 AM EST
There are currently over 1.5 billion people in the World who rely on biomass fuels (mostly kerosene) for lighting once the sun goes down.
post comment 14 comments last comment green_is_now
Light by developed coutries with infrastructure like distributed power is not the same as the needs ...
1/2/2013 4:38 PM EST
I think I must be the victim of some strange disturbance in the space-time continuum, because my clothes appear to have been shrinking over the past few months.
post comment 11 comments last comment bcarso
My boss for a while, Rich May, whose secret to being skinny was to smoke a lot, said to me one day ...
12/12/2012 10:00 AM EST
Unwrapping presents is cute, but outdated. For a modern Christmas twist, try cracking your genetic code.
post comment 6 comments last comment rpell2
I have several family members who have tested at Family Tree DNA and they have never been asked to ...
12/4/2012 1:16 PM EST
I remember one day when my friend Carl brought a lie detector to our junior high school…
post comment 9 comments last comment zooglen
Reminds me of the story in which the police were interrogating a known criminal at the police ...
11/27/2012 3:55 PM EST
Sometimes you need a laugh... and these videos make me laugh out loud!
post comment 17 comments last comment ErinM
Re: How could the guy keep a straight face? I think he had practice. If you watch the Chrysler ...
11/21/2012 12:10 PM EST
It's easy to get sucked into the Kickstarter vortex if you aren't careful. Every time you visit the site there is something new to peruse and ponder…
11/20/2012 1:58 PM EST
Specially engineered for children. Has a lower voltage output and smaller barbed spikes than the popular adult model compliance tool.
post comment 14 comments last comment Max the Magnificent
LOL Plus you can catch a lot of gray hairs from them :-)
11/12/2012 4:02 PM EST
Back in the 1950s, the Radio Hat was a portable radio built into a pith helmet that would bring in stations within a 20 mile (32 km) radius.
post comment 17 comments last comment Ghery
"me and my engineering chum Rick Curl" My schoolteacher wife would cring. Does anybody proofread ...
11/9/2012 12:01 PM EST
How exciting! I just heard that there is to be a Geek Hat competition at the Design West 2013 Conference and Exhibition.
post comment 10 comments last comment DR.PAUL
very good useful article
11/1/2012 1:06 PM EDT
As you embark on your long and exciting journey to New Zealand, you’ll be happy to know that a great adventure awaits you on board, in the form of a particularly well made Hobbit themed safety video, just in time for the big film’s release.
post comment 6 comments last comment Duane Benson
Seeing this, in part, inspired me to re-watch the three LOTR movies. I have a lot of respect for ...