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  • ‘JR au Louvre': Artist Makes Museum’s Famous Glass Pyramid Disappear

    ‘JR au Louvre': Artist Makes Museum’s Famous Glass Pyramid Disappear

    Everyone knows the famous glass pyramid that encases the entrance to the Louvre, the most attended and biggest museum in the world. Visitors to that museum between now and June 27th, though, may be surprised to find that at first glance (and from a certain angle), the pyramid appears to have disappeared, thanks to the […]

  • Automated Parking Garage: Robots Park Cars in West Hollywood (Video)

    Automated Parking Garage: Robots Park Cars in West Hollywood (Video)

    If you feel weird entrusting your wheels to the valet guy, how would you feel about letting a robot handle them? If it makes you feel even more trepidation, you should probably steer clear of West Hollywood‘s new automated parking garage. Up to 200 cars can rest in this automated parking garage, which is reportedly […]

  • Star Spangled Spatula: For Patriotic Grilling

    Star Spangled Spatula: For Patriotic Grilling

    Grilling is already one of the most American pursuits that exist, at least according to patriotic grillers. And no patriotic griller with his or her ground chuck should be with out the Star Spangled Spatula, a grill spatula crafted in the shame of the iconic stars and stripes. The Star Spangled Spatula looks like a […]

  • The Piston Keychain: Inspired by 2000 Ferrari Formula 1 Piston

    The Piston Keychain: Inspired by 2000 Ferrari Formula 1 Piston

    The Discommon Goods gang have whipped up another cool item, this one a keychain that’s designed as a direct homage to the 2000 Ferrari Formula 1. It’s called The Piston Keychain, because it’s meant to serve as a visual replica of the pistons found in that automobile’s engine in addition to a place to keep […]

  • ‘Morgan': Luke Scott-Produced Science-Fiction Film Gets Teaser (Video)

    ‘Morgan': Luke Scott-Produced Science-Fiction Film Gets Teaser (Video)

    Legendary director Ridley Scott‘s son Luke has evidently decided not to stray too far from the family business, making his feature film debut with a chilly, scary scifi joint about artificial intelligence (kind of like Dad’s Blade Runner or even Alien and Prometheus). It’s entitled Morgan, and a new teaser for it has recently been […]

  • Straddling Bus Concept Takes Passengers Above Traffic Jams (Video)

    Straddling Bus Concept Takes Passengers Above Traffic Jams (Video)

    Remember on Inspector Gadget when Inspector Gadget would get stuck in traffic, and drive over it by extending his car up on stilts built into the wheels? Somebody over in China does, because a “straddling bus” concept was recently unveiled at the international High-Tech Expo in Beijing. A passenger on a straddling bus wouldn’t have to […]

  • FenSens Smart Parking Device (Video)

    FenSens Smart Parking Device (Video)

    I’ve got a friend or two who have purchased a new car in the last couple years, and they have these newfangled parking cameras that let them back out almost totally stress-free, since they can see everything that’s behind them without even having to crane their necks. I, on the other hand, drive a 15-year-old car, and the […]

  • Scott Sight Hands-Free Thermal Imaging Firefighter Mask

    Scott Sight Hands-Free Thermal Imaging Firefighter Mask

    Unless you work as a volunteer firefighter (or for a poorly-funded municipal fire department), it’s doubtful that you’re in the market for a product like the Scott Sight, no matter how much of an early adopter you are. But if you live in a residence that may be consumed by fire (and who doesn’t?), you […]