Geeky Coasters with Typographic Characters


Ok, here are some more geeky stuff right for a geeky party or simply for your desk. The enlarged individual characters are coasters and have been cut out from boards like cork, hardwood plywood, medium-density fiberboard and acrylic. Some were laser cut while some were handmade. The fonts you see here include Times New Roman, Gill Sans, Courier New Bold, Futura Bold Italic and Miso.

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Making liquid fuel from Carbon Dioxide, the ultimate recycling you will come across


Sandia National Laboratories is building a device that can “reenergize” carbon dioxide to carbon monoxide which can then be converted to hydrogen. The hydrogen formed will be the primary element in creating a liquid combustible fuel like gasoline, diesel and even jet fuel. And all this using just concentrated solar power. How about that! The protoype already exists and is called Counter Rotating Ring Receiver Reactor Recuperator or CR5 (in short).

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Transform your water bottle into an easy-to-use pitcher


Some gadgets are ridiculously simple but can prove to have a very high utility. A good example would be the Aqua Jar shown above. With this small gadget you can turn any water bottle into a east-to-use pitcher. Made using biodegradable and recyclable plastic, the Aqua Jar fits nicely to the bottle and is also very sturdy. It is available in three colors, orange, graphite and frost.

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