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Invention Of The Week: Ollinfit Is A Wearable Personal Trainer

Ollinfit acts as your very own personal trainer and it guides you perfectly through all your workouts with important feedback on your overall form quality and weights you are lifting. This new invention will help ensure you get the best workout while minimizing the risk of injury. So, how soon will you be using this new technology?

Mixcder Basso Wireless Headphones: Perfect For Athletics And Training

As an adamant gym-goer, I love new technology that makes my workouts more entertaining or beneficial. The Mixcder Basso Wireless Earphones were designed to stay in your ears during physical activity, so they not only give you the benefits of wireless technology, they won't slip out of your ears. I tried out these earphones for a few days, and overall I had a great experience with them.

Printer Ink From Air Pollution, Can It Be Done? MIT Grad Says "Yes"

What if we could find a way to turn air pollution into something useful? A recent MIT grad thinks he's found a way.

Take Your iPad On A Totally Retro Trip

These days the iPad is THE thing. The one problem is that you need some sort of stand to hold it up so that you can watch movies and videos without your arms getting tired. There are many stands out there, but none of them as cool and retro as this Cardboard iPad TV Stand. The design is right out of the 50s and 60s and brings back so many memories for some of us.

New Fuel Inspired By 9/11 Won't Explode On Impact

Scientists from the California Institute of Technology say they've found a way to prevent fireball-type explosions upon impact of the kind seen in airplanes, buses, cars and trucks.

Tick Key Is 99.9 Percent Effective at Removing Ticks

The effects of Lyme disease can be devastating and lifelong. Fortunately, the Tick Key offers an added layer of defense and it’s easy to carry and use. The Tick Key is a small device that is 99.9 percent effective at removing ticks.

Restoring Vision For Seniors: PhD Student Creates Liquid Crystal Lens

Read on to learn more about Devesh Mistry, a second-year PhD student in the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Leeds, who has been developing a new kind of lens, which could restore age-related long-sightedness and eliminate the need for glasses.

Poop Scoop: FMT Transplants Disgust and Delight Medical Researchers

 Poop transplants are saving lives every day. Read on for rmore information  BEFORE  your next meal even though the yuck factor may still be significant.

Search For The Perfect Bike: Arvak Bicyle

What would the "perfect bicycle" look like? Would it maybe look like the Arvak Bicycle--elegant and simple, minimalist, yet eye-catching? A designer and a wood craftsman teamed up to create a company on a quest for the "perfect bicycle," and it led to the creation of the Arvak Bicycle.

Biogas From Manure To Power BMW's South Africa Plant

German automaker BMW is attempting to do its part when it comes to reducing its carbon footprint.

New Hydrobee Invention Harnesses Nature's Power For USB Devices

A new device the size and shape of a soda can has been designed to generate electricity for USB devices when electronics users are off the grid.

Trek Up Your Home Or Office With An Electronic Door Chime

 If you are a true Trekkie and a fan of the original series then this Star Trek Electronic Door Chime is the stuff of dreams. This communication panel provides the sounds of doors opening, communication notifications, and even red alert. It is the perfect accessory for the Trekker home, office, or dorm room, and makes a great gift for your favorite Trekkie for Christmas or Hanukkah.

Algae: New Source Of Omega-3 Saves Oceans From Overfishing

Besides being used as an alternative energy source for industrial applications, algae is now under investigation as a viable source of omega-3.

15 Easy Last Minute Halloween Costumes That Are Sheer Genius

Halloween is nearly here. If you don't have a costume, all you need to do is take things you probably have around the house and make yourself one. Here are 15 fast and easy DIY Halloween costumes that borders on genius!

Biopod: Smart Microhabitat For Your Home

Do you want to bring the outdoors indoors? Go ahead, now you can. A group of inventors in Calgary, Canada, has developed the Biopod, which they claim is the world’s first smart microhabitat. So, what kind of environment will you create?

Geek-Chic: Nerdy, Neat, Nifty and Clunky Fashion Styles

Read  on to learn more. about the geek/chic/nerdy fashion phenomenon that has seeped into American pop culture and the world of fashion.

Highstar Digital Alarm Clock Displays Handwritten, Erasable, Fluorescent Messages

Don't be alarmed by this creative, multifunctional alarm clock. Instead, wake with delight to the sight of glowing, handwritten, erasable messages seemingly suspended in mid-air above a blue or green digital LCD display.

Panfold Is The Foldable Camping Pan With Adjustable Legs

If you enjoy camping and hiking, then you know that it's tough sometimes to consolidate your necessities and amenities into a single bag. You probably have some gear that changes shape to be stowed easier or has a few different uses. The Panfold Camping Pan is one of those tools. It can be folded to make stowing and transporting easier.

I Have To Wonder If This Back To The Future Golf Cart Can Go The Required 88 Miles-Per-Hour...

Okay.  It has a Mr. Fusion.  But can the Flux Capacitor... flux?  And does it have enough steel in the frame to protect the golfers within?

Robotic Prosthetic Hand Wired Into Brain: Once More, With Feeling

An innovative robotic hand wired directly into the motor cortex of his brain has given a 28 year old man who has been paralyzed for more than ten years due to a spinal chord injury a new lease on life. Read on to learn more about this amazing  robotic prosthesis developed  at the Applied Physics Labortatory (APL) at John Hopkin's University.