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The best part of having the magnet implant was discovering invisible magnetic fields when I wasn’t actually looking. The first experience I had with this was walking through the intersection of Broadway and Bleecker in Manhattan. I passed through this intersection a few times before realizing that my finger would tingle at a certain spot. After paying a bit more attention, I realized that I was feeling something underground.

Aerogel, also know as frozen smoke, is the world’s lowest density solid, clocking in at 96% air. If you hold a small piece in your hand, it’s practically impossible to either see or feel, but if you poke it, it’s like styrofoam. It supports up to 4,000 times its own weight and can withstand a direct blast from two pounds of dynamite. It’s also the best insulator in existence.

Wireless Power for Minuscule Medical Implants A novel way of powering implanted devices could enable new ways to control appetite, regulate ...


iDermal Dermal Implant Magnets for iPod

map magnets!

attach magnets to the back of your makeup and put on a magnetic board! So smart

Military field rations of the world

lava fields covered with moss in Vestur-Skaftafellssysla, Iceland

Early 19th-century wooden doll with eight-leg walking body.

Map prepared by the US Coast and Geodetic Survey (the fore-runner of today's National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) in 1927, after the Great Mississippi Flood of that year.  The map shows "flooded areas and the field of operations".  The great devastation produced by the 1927 flood -- it flooded an area approximately equal to the entire area of New England, displacing nearly a million people --  prompted Congress to pass the 1928 Flood Control Act, which authorized the Army Corps o...

Test and Walk - Cool app for those who like to text while walking

These cute square prints can be made with photos from your Instagram, camera-roll or desktop. A nice idea for christmas gifts!

Mt. Fuji #japan #shizuoka

"A feel for the age and maturity of the image processing field can be seen from the fact that one of the first pictures ever scanned and redisplayed was of Kirsch's newborn son. Today, his face is scanned nightly and digitally processed to appear on the nightly news as a TV reporter. Recently, he showed his newborn daughter on the evening news."

Aerial view of the Amazon River, Brazil.


This website turns your Instagrams into cute little magnets! January sale now on.

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