12 Tips And Tricks You Should Use When Shopping Online To Save Big Time

Where do you go to find the best deals? Odds are, you’re not going into a store first. More than ever, people are combing The Web for the best prices on everything from clothing to technology. In fact, in 2015 alone, e-commerce sales totaled more Read More …

Companies Have Figured Out How To Trick Our Brains Into Buying Things

It seems like companies are constantly bombarding us with marketing messages. As advertising clutter continues to increase, many marketers are turning to science in order to figure out how to influence their consumers.That’s right, neuromarketing is more popular than ever, as companies look for new Read More …

13 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Listening To Music

There’s a reason you can’t get that one song out of your head. 1. Listening to sad music provokes more nostalgia than sadness. View this image › FOX A study published last year in PLOS One looked into why people seek out and actually like Read More …

Your Mom Was Right! These Old Wives Tales Are Actually True.

Over the years, you probably have ignored some sound advice that your mother gave you. (We all do it.) But, as it turns out, some of those old wives tales she mentioned? Yeah, they’re totally true. Your mom is filled with sage wisdom… and you Read More …

Engineer Creates Machine To Remove Creme From Oreo Cookie

More and more corporations are getting in on subliminal viral advertisements. For far cheaper than traditional advertising, such as TV or radio, big companies are placing smaller, much cheaper bets on low budget videos that showcase their products hoping they will go viral. A good Read More …

Contagion Movie Billboard Made From Bacteria

Warner Bros. Pictures Canada created a one of a kind billboard for their new movie, Contagion. The movie company hired biologists to create two enormous petri dishes and treat them with fungi and bacteria. Then they sealed them up, and brought them to the streets Read More …

Phonebloks Modular Smartphone Design

Consumer technology goods continues to fill our landfills, with smartphones being one of the main contributors. One problem is that a broken speaker or screen can render most smartphones obsolete. To combat this disposable-system, Dave Hakkens has thought up Phonebloks. With his new smartphone design, individual hardware Read More …

25 Accidental Discoveries That You Should Be Thankful For

From plastics to potato chips these are 25 accidental discoveries that you should be thankful for! 25. Penicillin When Scottish biologist Alexander Fleming came back from vacation he noticed that his bacteria were all being killed off by a strange fungus. Modern medicine has never Read More …

Nerd Repeatedly Shocks Himself Explaining Electrostatic Discharge

Mehdi Sadaghdar posted this educational-comedy video back in April, but it has only gone viralviral now. Already, it has garnered over 425,000 views, and has been featured on DesignWorld, BestOfYouTube, SayOMG, and VideoSift.  The nerd host talks about Electrostatic Discharge or ESD, a charge than can jump Read More …