Innovation

MIT Researchers Develop a Bandage With a Brain

Meet the team of MIT reserachers who developed an amazing smart bandage that may well revolutionize medical tech and fitness hardware by its ability to detct infection and dispense medication.

15+ Gadget Gifts For Retired Dads And Grandpas

There are so many new gadgets out this year that older or retired Dads and Grandpas would love. They cover the gamut from low tech to high tech, while all being user-intuitive. In looking for the best gift ideas out there for older dads and grandpas, I searched for gadgets that are not the usual boring ideas. My picks are for some of the most effective and best rated gadgets on the market. Perfect for Father's Day, Christmas or any other time you need a thoughtful and useful gift.

 

Blue Panel Steel Conceptual Shoe: Alternative to High Heels

Meet Dutch avant-garde shoe designer, Marloes ten Bhomer, who has designed the blue panel steel high-heeled shoe. It's different and requires a bit more respect than just a request to not step on them, as was the case with their blue suede cousins of more than six decades past.


Bionic Eye Grants New Sight To Blind Mother

Meet a brave woman from Colorado who thanks to a new bionic eye,can see her own son for the first time in years. Keep some Kleenex nearby.


Why Women Are Making Music With Their Vaginas Using Babypod

Have you ever wanted to play music inside your vagina? After reading this, you just might.

Find out why pregnant women are choosing to use Babypod vaginal speakers and the reasons doctors created it.


Want To Freak Out Your Friends? Check Out This Creepy Phone Charger.

Want to charge your iPhone while also scaring your friends to death?  If so, check out Grow Cable... and get ready for a shock.

Pearls Out Of Swine: Transform Your Foods!

What if you could turn just about any food in your kitchen into "caviar?" I'm not talking about taste or even texture. This is all about the shape. You can now turn your food into little balls of taste from the comfort of your own home. All you need is the Imperial Spherificator and the directions on how to use it. A few recipes would get you a long way too.

Urine-Powered Smart Socks: Pee Power Saves Energy

Meet these new urine-powered smart socks which takes the idea of taking advantage of natural resources to an all time high. Read on for more information on this fascinating energy source.


So Karaoke Rock Climbing Is A Thing Now

Combine Karaoke with Bouldering (aka Rock Climbing) and you get "Boulkara" – karaoke rooms with rock climbing walls instead of seats!

Innovative Needle-Free Blood Draw: A Painless Future for Diabetics

There may come a day when diabetics will not need glucose monitoring devices. That day may come even sooner than expected with the advent of Google's new patent for a needle-free blood draw. Read on for more information.

What Do You Get When You Put A Worm's Brain Into a Robot?

When I wrote the title for this article, my mind immediately went to an image of a bizarre, snake-like metal machine that would slither across the floor in a quite disturbing manner.  Of course reality is quite different from my Sci-Fi addled brain.

Rainy Days and Self-Drying Jackets Never Get You Down

Meet a Back-To-The-Future inspired self-drying jacket  that promises smiles instead of frowns on rainy days. Falyon's special jacket is new to the wearable tech scene, but is likely to be a memorable addition.


Move Over Grilled Cheese - Bourbon Chocolate Slices Have Hit The Scene

Can you imagine chocolate, packaged in the same way as conventional processed cheese slices? Yes, that’s what the innovative people at Japanese company, Bourbon, have created.

Colorfully Painted Road Ramps Assist Traction, Reduce Distraction

An innovative new highway overpass complex in Chongqing, China's Nan'an District sports sections of red- and green-painted pavement.

Stem Cells and 3-D Printing: Innovative and Astounding Technology

Learn more about the latest in regenerative medicine and how 3-D printing with the help of scientists is helping to transform it by developing a way to print 3-D structures than contain embryonic cells.