You may not have paid much attention to your 'personality type,' those rubrics of A, B, and C, developed by psychologists in the 1950's. A comprehensive study of Type D personality (a Type added to the group in the 1990's), its relationship to heart disease, and the findings will no doubt be disappointing to those in that group. This will make them really grumpy.
Most modern desk lamps, even those employing the newest lighting technologies, look pretty much alike - the way we expect them to look these days. But the Needle Lamp - bright, shiny, iconic and minimalist - adds some pizazz to the formulaic desk lighting design, and it becomes a lamp that can easily be the center of attention (even if it's in a corner of your desk).
How would you like a peephole that really lets you see who's at your door? This is one that assures that you will clearly see outside and the person outside will not see you or your shadow to make him aware that someone's peeping at him! It's the Brinno Electronic PeepHole Viewer, and you don't even have to reach the PeepHole to see who's outside!
Have you ever been blown away by a wallpaper design? Well, get ready!
Personally, it never occurred to me that one could really objectify what turns a woman on, but psychologists at Northumbria University's School of Life Sciences have apparently done just that in a study involving heterosexual women rating the dance moves of male avatars.
Thankfully, medical researchers are not only studying synthetic drugs, but the efficacy of vitamins in disease intervention and protection. Yesterday's medical news was that vitamin D may be more effective than a flu shot in preventing both seasonal and swine flus. But this week, another study was published about particular health effects of vitamin B.