How a Plastic Coolbox Saved a Man's Life

A fisherman that had been swept out of his boat off the coast of Japan's Niigata prefecture managed to stay alive for 24 hours, while he clung to his plastic esky that acted as a life-aid. » 8/01/11 7:52am 8/01/11 7:52am

Portable Freezer Concept is Fisher-Price Nice

This is not a kid's toy to build spatial awareness and Tengu knowledge. Rather, it's a cute idea for a portable freezer by a dude called Ruben Iglesias* that's powered by photocells in two LED lamps, working via magnetic induction. » 1/29/10 7:40am 1/29/10 7:40am

Fab28, Smeg's Hippest Retro Refrigerator is Heading Stateside

After almost a decade of waiting, Smeg's Fab28 fridge is heading our way. It comes in all sorts of colors, and has 9.22 cubic feet of space. Available in the UK as a giant Union Jack, what's the betting that if it's a success, the Fab28 will come in a Stars 'n Stripes version? Full specs below. » 8/22/07 8:05am 8/22/07 8:05am