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Scuba Diving Without Tanks? New ‘Artificial Gills’ Concept Design Raising Questions

Imagine swimming for up to 45 minutes underwater without having to come up for air with no bulky air tanks strapped to your back. A new device by Triton claims to allow you to do just that. Find out what scientists are saying about the legitimacy of the claim right here.

Winscape Software Allows Users To Wake Up Someplace Different Each Morning Without Ever Leaving Home

How do you wake up in a different city with a different view whenever you feel like it without being rich or backpacking throughout Europe? A software and product setup known as Winscape can take you there. Find out how it works right here.

An Easier Way To Shovel Snow?

While the calendar may say it's spring, for many of us there is still a lot of snow on the way. By this time we are getting mighty tired of breaking our backs shoveling so many loads of the white stuff. It's a pain in the . . . back. So what if you could shovel your snow with the ease of using a push mower on your lawn? With a spiral snow shovel that might happen.

Invention Of The Week? Oombrella Is A Smart And Connected Umbrella

We all know that it sure can be a drag when it rains. But a new start-up company in Paris, France, will now help turn the rain into something fun for everyone. Wezzoo has developed Oombrella, which is a smart connected umbrella that actually lets you know when it’s going to rain and sends you notifications to your smartphone so you will never leave it behind.

13 Bloody Awesome Gifts For (The Other) Shark Week

Oh bloody hell, it's that time of the month again - Shark Week. No, not that one, the other Shark Week.

Periods suck, period. Make your special lady time a little more tolerable with some of these awesome period gifts that will totally have you bleeding love.


Invention Of The Week? MicFlip Is First Ever Reversible Micro USB Cable

A start-up company in New York City feels that today’s USB cables and plugs are not meeting the needs of millions of people who need them daily. And this is why WinnerGear has developed the MicFlip, which is the first ever reversible micro USB cable. The question is will the MicFlip fly on the market?

10 Iconic Designs From Ron Arad's "Restless" London Retrospective

.... Arad is afraid of nothing; no medium, no size, no notion that is unconventional.  He experiments.  He plays... and you get to relive his pleasure through his work.  Restless is a 30-year retrospective of Arad's greatness... and he is still young.

Serial Inventor Offers Tips & Discounts For InventorSpot Readers

Many inventors fantasize about becoming the next great serial inventor — where they can continuously sell one successful product idea after another. It’s the American dream to create something from nothing, have it resonate with the masses, and then sit back and watch the shekels coming rolling in. Roger Brown is one such inventor who has not only entered that rarefied stratosphere, but has also been reaping the benefits of his creativity for over two decades now.

Add Some Eggsitement To Your Easter With Amazing Easter Eggs

Easter is just around the corner, and with it comes the annual task of decorating Easter eggs. This year, leave your pastel paints and your boiled-on plastic sleeves behind. Try your hand at some of these designs which are sure to amaze your children and exhaust your patience... 

THINX Are The Best Panties For That Time Of The Month. Period.

If you're a woman, you've probably experienced the dreaded period leak. We live in fear of the tampon that doesn't work or the pad that shifts. One little time-of-the-month malfunction, and you've ruined your underwear, pants, and possibly your grandmother's sofa. A few women invented THINX panties to solve women's plight, so we can look cute, feel comfy and keep calm knowing our favorite pair of jeans will make it another month. 

Easter KitKats From Japan Evoke Bunnies & Pancakes

Nestle Japan has no idea what you're talking about, so they made a limited edition pancake flavored KitKat just for Easter!

Don't Want Candy? 40 Fun Creative Gifts To Fill Your Easter Basket

If you’re looking for a sugar free Easter this year, look no further (after you read this list, that is).  I've searched  high and low to provide you with this ultimate list of 40 awesome, creative and unique non candy Easter basket stuffers for kids.

TV Show’s Nationwide Casting Call For Inventors Of Outdoor Products Opens

Are you an adventurer, outdoor survivalist or weekend camper? On the many trips you've taken over the years, have you ever pondered over what products were missing and could add to your outdoor experience? Out of that group, how many of you have taken it one step further and actually invented a creative state of the art or off-the-wall outdoor product — that's ready to knock the winter woolies off the public once the world gets out?

Hanpresso Pump Pop Allows You To Maintain Your Espresso Addiction On The Road

The Handpresso Pump Pop is the answer to your java loving, wanderlust dreams. With its lightweight, compact design, the Handpresso Pump Pop makes it easy to have a spectacular cup of espresso anytime, anywhere.

Invention Of The Week? Sondors THIN Is A Light And Affordable Electronic Bike

It’s fast, thin, light, and affordable. Meet the Sondors THIN ebike, and it offers a ride that you have never experienced before, according to its team of inventors in Malibu, California.  So, where will these wheels take you?

10+ Seriously Amazing Baby Items You Should Know About

If someone in your life is having a new baby and you’re looking for a particularly unique and handy gift to give, there are an overwhelming wide variety of options. In fact. there are many choices that narrowing it down can be a challenge. Here, we’ve sifted through the baby extras to provide a list of some of the coolest, less well-known but best-reviewed baby and parenting gear available.

More Papercuts You Would Love to Have - Amazing Paper Art

French artist Daniel Mar creates eye-popping works of art made out of paper.

12+ Padded Walls And Other Exquisitely Tufted Designs

In all the old Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers movies, decor was so voluptuous, so plump, so satiny... The more geometric the lines, the more rich and expensive-looking was the decor. That's the way it is with tufting - what the French call capitonnage or capitonné.

PopSLATE 2 Gives Your iPhone An Extra Screen

Dual monitor setups on desktop can be pretty amazing and help your productivity, but what if you could have that on your phone? The popSLATE 2 case for your iPhone is the closest you'll get to having a dual monitor on your phone, and it only adds .16" to the thickness of your phone.

Small But Powerful: Dyson Small Ball Vacuum Cleaner Review

Dyson’s Small Ball Vacuum Cleaner is Dyson’s newest innovation in lightweight vacuum technology. The Small Ball is designed  for those who want the power of a great canister or upright vacuum without having to be burdened by the weight and bulk of one.  So is it worth buying?