Record Coasters: Vinyls to place your drinks on

What better way than to have a good old drinking session with good old vinyls? In case you still have vinyls, you probably love them too much to use them as coasters, but these ones look rather cool, and they don’t hurt your vinyls. They’re made from silicon and the manufacturer says that they are …

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Casttoos give casts the fashion edge

Casts need not be so boring and monotonous, you may as well give them a bit of style. While most casts end up getting “decorated” by friends, you may choose to have one with decorative prints. Or you could go for a more personalized one, send them a digital copy of your x-ray, and they …

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Box Cleans Hands With Plasma Gas

Now that we are moving to the future, we can get rid of the old method of cleaning hands with soap. We get to do it with Plasma Gas. The technology is still under development, but it shows promise. It can completely sterilize a hand in 4 seconds, killing all germs, including the obnoxious drug …

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Nanotech Gives Researchers A Valentine’s Day Present, In Its Own Special Way

Perhaps just because it’s Valentine’s day, nanotech thought of doing something wonderful for the researchers at University of Birmingham’s Nanoscale Physics Research Laboratory. They got a tiny heart, 8 nanometers in size, and which was formed spontaneously, without any effort for that by the researchers. Seen through the Jeol 2100F electron microscope, the bright heart …

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Augmented Reality Shows Itself On A Tattoo

Augmented Reality has done wonders, but this is the first time I’m seeing its application on a tattoo. And though it doesn’t take any huge technology (other than what is conventionally used) to achieve the effect, it still is rather cool. Also, it helps that the augmented reality part is a flying dragon. Checkout this …

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Graphene To Make Glowing Walls, Consign Lamps To History

The wonder material that graphene is, it has opened up a whole new world of possibilities. Researchers in Sweden and the USA have now developed lighting panels from graphene. Small sheets of graphene called LECs (light emitting electromechanical cells), can cover walls and function as an adjustable and even source of light. Oh, and the …

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So, It Turns Out, Dinosaurs Looked Like Giant, Shiny Birdies

Researchers have now found that dinosaurs didn’t quite look like the ferocious predators we’ve seen in pictures and movies. Researchers now say that dinosaurs had feathers. As an example, consider the 155-million-year-old Anchiornis huxleyi you see in renderings here. Researchers say this dinosaur looked like a woodpecker and was the size of a chicken. Not …

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TeaSub Is A Fun Way For The Drink

If getting conventional tea bags in cool designs makes you want for more, you could have a submarine full of tea romaing near the bottom of your cup. While crawling near the bottom of the cup, this sub purportedly creates “the perfect infusion of your favorite brew.” Random Good Stuff