Dangerous Popsicles: an experiment with undesirable shapes and forms

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Popsicles are fun summery treats. With many exciting colors and flavors to choose from, popsicles can be seen to provide enjoyment and relief even before they get tasted. You might have noticed a sort of mental gratification at the mere sight of a popsicle. Dangerous Popsicles analyzes this particular human behavior and seeks how our senses respond to oddly shaped frozen treats.

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Sugru is a material that fixes broken things and extends their lives


If you enjoy repairing damaged objects around your home instead of simply discarding them, you need to check out this product called Sugru. It’s a self setting rubber material, that can be molded to a desired shape [like play-doh] and used on things to make them work again.

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Braigo, invented by a 12 year old, is an affordable Braille Printer made with Lego

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While building with Lego is fun, discovering new projects is exciting all the time. What we have here is a story of a young boy named Shubham Banerjee, who with his thoughtfulness and passion of building with Lego, has designed Braigo, a Lego Braille Printer that rivals the ones currently sold, with its cost effectiveness.

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Kilobots are a thousand tiny Robots that can team up to form known shapes

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A robot performing tasks is always an exciting watch. Now consider thousands of them working as a team. Sounds fantastic, right? Inspired by collective behavior phenomena found in nature [as in these starlings for instance], scientists at Harvard University have developed a system of tiny robots named Kilobots that can act as a team to mimic such collaborative understanding.

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