Gear

Recycled Cork Surfboards 1

Recycled Cork Surfboards

Surfboards are made from all sorts of material, but this is the first time we’ve ever featured ones made entirely from recycled cork stoppers. Led by two young designers from Murcia, Spain, the firm known as Richpeoplethings is introducing the … Continue reading

Entertainment

Beach Day Hail Storm in Siberia

Beach Day Hail Storm in Siberia

Beach days typically involve plenty of sunshine and fun. While there are plenty of unexpected surprises that will pop up during a day at the beach, a horrific hail storm is not usually one of them – at least in … Continue reading

Gadgets

Best WiFi Wireless Routers

Wavelengths: The 9 Best Wireless Routers

In this day in age your television, radio, phone, and even your heat could go out and you’d be perfectly fine. On the other hand, if your Wi-Fi goes down you will begin fervently praying to whatever god you believe … Continue reading

Vehicles

Bee Biobased Electric Scooter 1

Be.e Biobased Electric Scooter

At first blush, the sound of an environmentally friendly scooter sounds about as thrilling as a trip to the lint museum. But hang on, oh purveyor of stray textile fibers. The Be.e electric scooter designed by Dutch firm Waarmakers is … Continue reading

Fashion

Vans OTW 2014 Summer Prelow Cork 1

Vans OTW 2014 Summer Prelow Cork

If it’s not bottling up your vino or getting push pins stuck into it, cork is pretty much useless, right? Wrong. The creative types at Vans say cork is now also footwear-ready, and they’ve got a pair of shoes to … Continue reading

Entertainment

Homemade 900-Shot Fireworks Machine Gun

Homemade 900-Shot Fireworks Machine Gun

Even if you shoot some great video, sometimes it takes a few days before you get around to uploading it. We’re assuming that’s what happened with YouTube user iZHarms, who posted one of the better fireworks-related pieces we’ve seen from … Continue reading

Gadgets

R-KAID-R Handcrafted Portable Arcade System 1

R-KAID-R Handcrafted Portable Arcade System

When it comes to portable gaming systems, something like the PS Vita or NVIDIA Shield certainly represents modern technology well. But what if “modern” is not your highest priority? What if retro styling and classy craftsmanship are your goals? Enter … Continue reading

Design

Maurizio Cattelan Snow Globe

L.O.V.E. Middle Finger Snow Globe

We’re not really sure what the deal is with so many young people flashing the middle finger in their social media pictures, but classy it is not. Know what is classy? Flashing the middle finger in a snow globe based on a renowned artist’s sculpture! … Continue reading

Travel

Best National Parks in America

The 15 Best National Parks In America

There are 59 national parks in the United States, created to protect the country’s stunning natural beauty, plants, animals, and in some cases, diverse ecosystems. It’s been said their existence is the best idea we ever had. To have to choose the best among them is a … Continue reading

Gear

Best Weed Eaters Wackers

String Theory: The 7 Best Weed Eaters

Weeds. They come into your yard, leave gaping holes in your lawn, choke your azalea bushes, and make lewd comments about your girlfriend. They’re a scourge. A blight on right-thinking people who are just trying to put a little more … Continue reading