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Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Special Device Help Prevent Suddent Infant Death

Researchers from Germany's Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration IZM in Berlin has developed a new breathing sensor system that help prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). This syst...

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University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

University Installs Grass Lawn in School Library

Cornell University has built a grass lawn inside their school library as a part of a project of their institution's Department of Design and Environmental Analysis. The department is currently conducting a r...

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Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Wash Your Clothes in a Portable Washing Machine [Video]

Meet, the Scrubba, a portable washing machine, in form of a bag. This wash bag, allows people to do their laundry, on-the-go. The Scrubba is a lightweight, foldable bag that features small nodules to help sc...

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Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Fart-Deodorizing Underwear Sold in Japan

Thanks to Japan's new invention, the Deoest underwear, extreme farters can now release their foul smelling gas and prevent people near them from fainting. It is a fart-deodorizing underwear, created by Profe...

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Japan Sells DIY Pencil Puzzle Kit

Written on January 06, 2013 by Lulu

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Varacil, is a puzzle kit that allows you to assemble your own mechanical pencil

Puzzle lovers can procrastinate and get busy assembling their own pencil with Varacil, a “Mechanical Pencil Plastic Puzzle Kit”. The kit is manufactured by Japanese toymaker, As If Toy. Once you open the box, you will see around 22 plastic parts. The pieces don’t have to be glued. You can just snap it together and […]

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DIY Magnetic Silly Putty: It Slowly Eats and Digests Small Magnets

Written on June 15, 2011 by Avlya Jaie

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Silly Putty craves for magnets. It's an elastic liquid that stretches, bounces, and could be broken by a high amount of force.

Thinking Putty, also known as Silly Putty, is a kid’s toy that is made from silicone polymer. It is fun to use because it has some properties that are interesting and unique. First of all, the Silly Putty is viscoelastic — which means that it can be stretched and re-shaped in any desired forms. Its elasticity changes when a huge amount of force is applied into it. It can be torn through using high impact, and it can bounce.

Silly Putty’s favorite meal are magnets. This thing is attracted to any magnetic stuffs, even magnetic powders.

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