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Bizarre July 8, 2016 posted by

Bug-A-Salt 2.0 Fly Shooter – a new way to deal with a common pest

It’s summer out there and that means a lot of really wonderful things. Pools, vacations, fireflies (some restrictions may apply) but it also means some not so nice things like sunburnt skin, early morning construction, and houseflies. You can solve at least one of those problems by shooting at it with the Bug-A-Salt 2.0 Fly Shooter, the salty solution to houseflies.


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Bug-A-Salt 2.0 Fly Shooter – a new way to deal with a common pest
Bizarre July 5, 2016 posted by

Phytl Signs EXPLORER – this device lets you see what your plants think about

Have you ever heard that plants have feelings too? Ever wonder if they’re communicating with other plants? Well it turns out that they sort of are. The Phytl Signs EXPLORER is a wearable for plants that gives you some insight on what your house plants are talking about.


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Phytl Signs EXPLORER – this device lets you see what your plants think about
Bizarre February 24, 2016 posted by

Hummbucker Electric Kazoo – become a true kazoo musician

The kazoo is a long standing instrument that has come in the gift bags at children’s parties for years. The small plastic musical toy has a distinct and humorous sound. If you can blow a breath, you can play a kazoo. If you’re a kazoo enthusiast, you can take your musical stylings to the next level with the Hummbucker Electric Kazoo, the kazoo you plug into an amp.


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Hummbucker Electric Kazoo – become a true kazoo musician
Bizarre February 10, 2016 posted by

Museum of Endangered Sounds – the technology is outdated but the sound lives on

    The world of technology has changed quickly over the past few decades. Services and devices that we once couldn’t live without are now embarrassing relics of the past, collecting dust in landfills or gone completely from the internet landscape. One of the things we’re losing is the sounds. The Museum of Endangered Sounds is cataloging the technology based tones and sounds that are disappearing from the world.


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Museum of Endangered Sounds – the technology is outdated but the sound lives on
Bizarre January 14, 2016 posted by

Could there be dragons in our future – and do we really want them around?

Graphuc by by Baltasar Vischi, flickr Just because you CAN do something doesn’t mean you should. That truism stands with the recent announcement that scientists just might consider using a targeted gene-editing system known as CRISPR-CAS9 (a new genome editing tool) to create real dragons in our lifetime. Seriously? An essay in The American Journal of Bioethics penned by co-authors Professors Hank T Greely, director of the Centre for Law and the Biosciences at Stanford Law School, and R Alta…


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Could there be dragons in our future – and do we really want them around?
Bizarre January 4, 2016 posted by

Water Mofumofu Cat Head Fabric Spray – your favorite pet related smell if you like how pets smell

If you are a cat owner you know how relaxing having them close to you can be. Most people can’t take their furry friend with them everywhere they go, however. Now you can get that fresh cat head scent anywhere with Water Mofumofu, the fabric spray that smells like. . . cat head.


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Water Mofumofu Cat Head Fabric Spray – your favorite pet related smell if you like how pets smell
Bizarre September 21, 2015 posted by

Twin Strangers – the website that helps you find the people who look like you

Everyone is unique. And by unique I mean there are at least seven more people that look eerily similar to you out there in the world. Since you’re unlikely to run into them on your own, there’s a website to help you. Twin Strangers will help you find your doppelgangers.


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Twin Strangers – the website that helps you find the people who look like you