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New Gel Made From Snake Venom Stops Bleeding In Under 10 Seconds

Scientists are now telling us that a bi-product of snake venom called batroxobin can clot blood in under 10 seconds. Known as SB50, the hydrogel could be a real life saver for millions.

Cypress: The Last Umbrella You'll Ever Buy

Unless you are Mary Poppins and practically perfect in every way, chances are your current umbrella is not going to stand up to a sudden gust of wind. That is going to leave you exposed to the elements -- or it would have until now. With the Cypress Umbrella and its unique telescoping technology those days are in the past. Not only that, you can change canopies to go with your outfit.

World's Thinnest Artificial Blood Vessels Grown & Tested Inside Rats

Japanese researchers have developed the world's thinnest artificial blood vessels by growing the exceedingly narrow tubules underneath the skin of lab rats.

The Battle For Breakfast: Get A Death Star Waffle Maker

Popular culture is buzzing over the next Star Wars movie slated to come out next month. One great way to celebrate that galaxy far, far away is to get out the maple syrup and a fork and enjoy a waffle. In this case that would be a waffle made at home in your very own Death Star Waffle Maker! It is a comfort food way to embrace the Dark Side.

Get Noticed With On The Glo Knitwear That "Light Up"

Want to look merry and bright for the holiday season? Then try On The Glo's scarves and beanies on for size. These knitted goods also come with some feel goods. Read more to learn how you can give and receive!

There’s Something Very Big About SMAL (Sharing Multiple Acts of Love) On Tsū

There’s a movement afoot in the Land of Tsu, the ecosystem many describe as the social network with a conscience. Only on the planet for one short year, this platform has not only scaled over 4 million users, but has also laid a solid foundation for motivating members to give to charities and other humanitarian efforts.

British-American Duo Invent Portable Power-Charging Belt

Meet the ION Belt Battery, a sleek, safe and stylish accessory with a secret double life as a portable charger that eradicates the need for bulky  battery packs.

Connecticut Teen Develops Ground Breaking Test For Ebola

Meet Olivia Hallisey, a teenager from Connecticut who has created a revolutionary test for dreaded Ebola that may well turn the course of this deadly contagion that has taken so many lives.

Gi FlyBike: First E-Bike To Fold In One Second

Gi FlyBike has just been developed by a team of inventors in New York City, NY. It’s an electric, smart, maintenance-free, folding bicycle with .26” wheels. The invention scripts a new chapter in urban commuting, especially in big cities. So, when are you getting one?

'World's Smallest' Rechargeable LED Flashlight Clips On For Hands-Free Use

LED lights have become the preferred method of illumination for a myriad of products, but especially flashlights and small, clip-on reading lamps. Now, somebody has combined the two into one handy clip-on flashlight featuring the power of LED that's also rechargeable.

Hydro Flask's Vacuum Insulated Technology Keeps Your Hots Hot and Your Colds Cold

Thermoses have been using vacuum insulated technology since the 1890s to keep your beverages the temperature at which they're meant to be consumed. However, as with anything, someone will eventually do it better, and Hydro Flask is the "do it better" product of the thermos world.

English Health Care Company Develops Visionary Sleep Mask for Diabetics

Read all about the innovative diabetic sleep mask created by PolyPhotonix known as Noctura 400 that has had a major impact on the lives of diabetics everywhere.

'Mother Dirt' Product Does Away With The Need For Showering, But Would You Want To?

If you could go years on end without showering, would you want to? Well, that option is here. A new product called "Mother Dirt" has come out that purportedly eliminates the need for showering — for years!

Jumbo Shrimp Neck Pillow Is Creepy & Comfy

This boiled jumbo shrimp neck pillow from Japan makes the perfect holiday gift for that tough-to-buy-for seafood lover but you'll be tempted to keep it for yourself: it's a unique couch cushion that'll also freak out your cat.

XYN Bike Was Inspired By The Wings Of A Butterfly

XYN Bike is certainly a unique design. This conceptual electric bike, designed by Ishaan Bharat, borrows its shape and soft flowing lines from the butterfly. Not only is it nice to look at, it is solar powered and environmentally friendly.

Repellent Paint Splashes 'Pee' Back At Drunken Urinators

City leaders in San Francisco have found a way to combat public urination with a new repellent-type paint that makes public pee-ers think twice. The innovative product has seen success around the world at curbing a very real problem with funny, if not disgusting, results.

LEO Helps You Optimize Your Workout And Reduce Injury Risk

What do you look for in a fitness tracker? All of the basics--step counting, sleep monitoring, heart rate tracking, etc? What if your fitness tracker could monitor lactic acid build up, tell you when you're not pushing yourself and help to prevent injury? The LEO Fitness Tracker can do all of these things and more.

Let's Talk Turkey: 10 Awesome Gadgets To Make Holiday Cooking Easier

Cooking for the holidays? Most home chefs are so pooped by the time they get to the dinner table, that it's hard for them to enjoy the fruits of their labor. Whether you're cooking turkey or a ham or roast for holliday meals, there are some new gadgets that can make your work easier and your dinner yummier.

Invention Of The Week? Lucid Is A Consumer 3D VR Camera

There is a new camera that just hit the market and it lets you share exactly how you see the world with others. LucidCam captures 3D, 180° footage in full HD, and its team of inventors from Berkeley, California claim that it is the world’s first camera of its kind. So, what experiences are you going to share?

G.U.M. Play from Sunstar Turns Toothbrushes Into Interactive Smart Devices

G.U.M. Play from Japan's Sunstar Inc lets users listen to news and play games while they brush their teeth. The thimble-shaped gadget snaps onto the end of your toothbrush, instantly adding smart device functionality to your smart oral hygiene routine.