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04 Oct 18:00

The Science Behind Why Ketchup Is So Hard to Pour

by Claire Lower on Skillet, shared by Andy Orin to Lifehacker

If you are a lover of ketchup, you have no doubt had to deal with the very real struggle of trying to get it out of the bottle, particularly if that bottle is glass. If you’ve ever wondered why you must suffer at the hands of this stubborn condiment, there is an answer: ketchup is a non-Newtonian fluid.


06 Sep 13:52

The tractor of the future is here … and it’s pretty awesome

The tractor of the future is here … and it’s pretty awesomeEver wish your tractor looked like a hybrid of a monster truck and spaceship?

05 Jun 23:00

LEGO Figures Make Perfect Cable Holders

by Melanie Pinola

LEGO Figures Make Perfect Cable Holders

Who knew that LEGO designed their figures' hands perfectly to hold Apple lightning and other types of cables? Stick a LEGO brick on your desk, attach LEGO figure(s), and, voilà, an ingenious cord-catching solution.


13 May 00:00

Why a cheap counterfeit iPad charger isn't worth the price

by Yoni Heisler
With no shortage of counterfeit iOS accessories on the market, Ken Shirriff recently decided to take a look at a counterfeit iPad charger and compare it to the real deal. While a counterfeit version of anything will undoubtedly save you a few bucks,...
04 Sep 13:08

John McCain played poker during Syria debate. Bad phone etiquette? | Open thread

Open thread: Senator John McCain was caught playing on his iPhone during a Syria debate. Share your thoughts on phone dos and don'ts