Used in everything from commercial airplanes to satellites to the Hubble Space Telescope to probably more than a few of those UFOs that people keep spotting in rural skies around the world, gyroscopes are more than simple toys. But beholding one in action — whether …continue reading
The Galaxy is graced with myriads of delicacies to suit every palate under the suns. And moons. And oceans. And artificial life support systems of every variety. But in my travels thus far, I have yet to find a place where the savory, salty solution …continue reading
Today is a brave day. In the midst of telling you about a driving innovation that should meaningfully have an impact on your life in a positive way, I will be sharing some of my most embarrassing driving habits. For the sake of explaining just …continue reading
Judging from last week’s cold snap across the Rockies and beyond, we have left the gentle embrace of autumn and shall have to endure many a frozen midnight before we once again enter the summerland. Oft we look to our fearsome cousins in the north …continue reading
When the holidays roll around, it’s probably wise to have a pair of pants on hand that either accommodate a higher waist size or stretch with the power of elasticity. While the general feasting that takes place between Thanksgiving, Christmas, the New Year, and all …continue reading
Yes, a hot water bottle looks silly and if people saw you using it in public they might look at you a bit funny. The same goes for Google Glass or people who actually try using a Galaxy Note 3 as a phone. Part of …continue reading
Ah, Star Wars, again and again you capture my imagination and vie for top spot on my fandom shelf. A Star Wars gift come holiday season is nearly always a winner with me. Even this piece of the original prop Sarlacc from Return of the …continue reading
This is a sponsored post on behalf of LG, but all opinions expressed are 100% my own.
The popularity of hidden camera prank shows has waxed, waned, and waxed again since Allen Funt’s famous Candid Camera series that began back in the ’40s. Since then, …continue reading
Few mythical creatures have persisted in the imagination of mankind as mightily as the majestic unicorn. Rumored to be a creature of purity who only deigns to share in the company of virgins, perhaps there’s good reason why we don’t see unicorns around much these …continue reading
We’ve all heard the expression “patient as a saint,” but why doesn’t anyone ever say “patient as a plant” or “patient as a zombie?” They’re both slow-moving and pretty single-minded about where their nutrients come from.
As a human being, you may never have considered …continue reading
If you’re familiar with the game called Minecraft, you’re probably well aware of how it has permeated gaming culture with fanatics of all ages building all manner of things in a virtual world with seemingly limitless possibilities. As with anything that’s got so many options …continue reading
The Secrid Credit Card Holder is very slim (eight millimeters), capable of holding up to six credit cards, and goes the extra mile by protecting your RFID (radio-frequency identification) encoded credit cards and preventing hackers from stealing your privacy and credit card …continue reading