Airplane falls apart in mid air

About 10 seconds after liftoff from runway 19R something happens with the left engine. A lot of smoke and fragments of metal and other material falls down...
January 26, 2007

Ultrason Toaster is see-through toaster

This toaster uses Ultrason plastic which is heat-resistant up to 220 degrees celsius and is shatter-proof, scratch and impact-resistant, and is not damaged by hot water, steam,...
January 26, 2007

USB memory sticks are rulers

These USB flash drives use the typology of a ruler to show how much capacity they have. It's an interesting idea, but I doubt anybody wants to...
January 26, 2007

See through Xbox 360 shell

Scandalous! I'm all for mods, but I don't want my Xbox 360 looking like a slutty little hussy. Source
January 25, 2007

Rare sight of ancient shark

A shark with the ugly proportions of the pre-historic era has surfaced near Japan offering a rare view of this denizen of the deep. The "Frilled Shark"...
January 25, 2007

Pallino glass is half full or half empty

These Pallino glasses are marked at the halfway point with the Italian word for optimist above the line and pessimist below. Noticeably missing: the Italian word for...
January 24, 2007

Japanese engineer builds real life Land Walker

Masaaki Nagumo, an engineer at Japan's machinery maker Sakakibara Kikai, gets into a 3.4-metre tall, two-legged robot called Land Walker for a demonstration as part of an...
January 24, 2007

0.50 Caliber Venom dart takes out mines

This is a modified satelite-guided bomb which releases thousands of darts carrying the chemical DETA that's meant to take out mines. The Venom dart can go through...
January 24, 2007

Evoluent VerticalMouse 2 is a vertical mouse

The Evoluent VerticalMouse 2 keeps your hand in a vertical handshake position which the company claims is more comfortable than current mouse positions. I gotta admit I'm...
January 23, 2007

SNL Star Wars auditions

This version would've been so much better. If you disagree, you're forgetting the scientific fact that Chistopher Walken automatically makes a movie eighteen times better than it...
January 23, 2007

Google Maps gets lost

What happens when Google Maps gets lost? It keeps making U-Turns until it finally gives up. Sort of like what I do, except with less cursing and...
January 22, 2007

The Food Network is brainwashing you

I was sitting around waiting for Battlestar Galactica this evening watching Iron Chef America. I had seen the commercials for tonight's episode, and it looked neat so...
January 22, 2007

Woman's face visible from space

Is Canada carving women's faces into their terrain or is it just some geological coincidence? We may never know for sure. Dum dum dum!...
January 22, 2007