inventions

6.28.18

This Smartphone Airbag Automatically Protects Your Phone When You Drop It

The design was a thesis project for a German engineering student.

6.27.18
6.26.18

The Man Who Built a Suit to Fight Bears Showed Us How We Should Live

Troy Hurtubise, the man behind 'Project Grizzly,' has died. We should all live as he did—chasing our dreams and taking on bears.

7.19.17

This Bicycle Horn Is LOUD

Cyclists have a new weapon to fight the tyranny of motor vehicles.

6.25.17

This Museum Showcases the Most Epically Failed Products in History

A new museum in Sweden wants you to see the bright side of f**king it up.

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5.25.17

Genius Inventor Turns Microwave Oven into Video Game Console

Colin Furze supercharges a dreary cooking appliance into the amazing "PLAY-O-WAVE."

4.24.17

We Asked the Inventor of Post-its About 'Romy & Michele's High School Reunion'

Scientist Art Fry told us what it was like to see Mira Sorvino and Lisa Kudrow lay claim to his iconic invention in the cult classic movie.

4.13.17

This Solar-Powered Device Sucks Drinking Water Out of Thin Air

This could benefit people in arid climates and water-starved regions.

2.27.17

A Brief History of Butt-Kicking Machines

There have been several over the past century.

8.19.16

This Little Silver Cube Could Be the Future of Personal DNA Testing

Medical diagnostics is about to have an ‘iPhone moment’.

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