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  • Bakeys: Edible Utensils by Narayana Peesapaty (Video)

    Bakeys: Edible Utensils by Narayana Peesapaty (Video)

    Edible utensils haven’t really gotten a shot at mainstream usage, outside of gags and other novelties. But inventor Narayana Peesapaty has given the idea a serious stab with a product he refers to as Bakeys. Bakeys are sporks, soup spoons, chopsticks, and the like that are made from a sturdy yet edible mixture of millet, […]

  • Stanley Adventure Percolator: Coffee in the Great Outdoors

    Stanley Adventure Percolator: Coffee in the Great Outdoors

    When you’re out in the wilderness, it’s even more important than usual for you to have that first cup of coffee in the morning. But in hairy situations it’s hard to depend on your usual java gear, which is why the Stanley Adventure Percolator might make a good substitute. The Stanley Adventure Percolator should look […]

  • ‘Contraband Cocktails: How America Drank When It Wasn’t Supposed To’

    ‘Contraband Cocktails: How America Drank When It Wasn’t Supposed To’

    The Prohibition era is one of the most romanticized of 20th century America, but it actually wasn’t so easy to drink when it was illegal, logistically speaking. Contraband Cocktails: How America Drank When It Wasn’t Supposed To is a book from late last year that covers how the revolutionary drinkers of the Prohibition-era United States […]

  • ‘Monster of Ice’ Ducati Concept by Paolo Tesio (Pics)

    ‘Monster of Ice’ Ducati Concept by Paolo Tesio (Pics)

    Paolo Tesio is a designer who’s churned out various motorcycle concepts based on the Ducati Monster over the years. His latest is specifically engineered for wintry, icy conditions — appropriately called the Monster of Ice. The Tesio x Ducati Monster of Ice, if it actually existed, would be the best way to traverse icy tundra […]

  • Dmitry Kalmykov Specializes in Tattoo-Inspired Jewelry

    Dmitry Kalmykov Specializes in Tattoo-Inspired Jewelry

    As tattoos have gotten more and more mainstream, the style of tattoos has evolved and changed since the days when they were the domain of sailors and serious iconoclasts. It’s those old-school tattoo designs that inspire artist Dmitry Kalmykov to create his unique rings, only available directly from him. Dmitry Kalmykov displays his work on […]

  • Humboldt’s Finest Weed-Infused Vodka

    Humboldt’s Finest Weed-Infused Vodka

    Being drunk and high at the same time is a somewhat controversial position, with some arguing that it isn’t even possible, while others swear that it’s a unique and worthwhile experience for those open to it. Humboldt’s Finest vodka probably won’t clear up any of this confusion, but as a 40% ABV vodka infused with […]

  • And Vinyly: Turn Your Mortal Remains Into a Playable Record

    And Vinyly: Turn Your Mortal Remains Into a Playable Record

    What to do, what to do, what to do with your final remains after you ascend to the great record store in the sky? If that metaphor for the afterlife pleases you, consider And Vinyly (say it out loud if you don’t get it), which presses the cremated ashes of the deceased into real, playable […]

  • Doxie Go Wireless Rechargeable Scanner

    Doxie Go Wireless Rechargeable Scanner

    Unless you have a fully appointed home office setup, there’s a chance that you’ve had to run all around town looking for a scanner you can use. But if this is something you find yourself doing on the reg, the Doxie Go is the wireless, rechargeable paper scanner that was formerly only available in your […]

  • Origami Wooden Valet From Cool Material

    Origami Wooden Valet From Cool Material

    Origami, or the Japanese art of paper-folding, is generally thought of in ornamental rather than functional terms. But the Origami Wooden Valet, if put to good use, will be a lot more important to your daily routine than a folded paper unicorn (unless you’re Rick Deckard or something). The Origami Wooden Valet isn’t made from […]

  • ‘Indiana Jones 5′ Announced, Already Has Release Date

    ‘Indiana Jones 5′ Announced, Already Has Release Date

    You knew it was going to happen eventually, but now it’s official: There’s going to be a fifth Indiana Jones movie.  And luckily for the Jones purists out there, the movie that we have to call Indiana Jones 5 for now will star none other than Harrison Ford, and not some younger interloper, under the […]