Researchers Build X-Ray Machine With Scotch Tape

More than 50 years ago, Russian scientists discovered that simple Scotch tape emits x-rays when peeled off glass. New research conducted by colleagues at UCLA has determined that the power that the tape generates is much higher than anyone could have imagined. In fact, they have constructed a machine that generates… » 10/22/08 6:20pm 10/22/08 6:20pm

Modern Hang-Ups: A Magnetic Stick-Up For Your Stuff

This new design looks to replace all that messing around with pins and Scotch tape that happens when you try to stick stuff up on your walls or bulletin board. Modern Hang-ups is a simply an adhesive-backed strip of steel that comes with powerful magnetic "tacks." You just unroll however much you want, cut it, stick… » 4/07/08 7:36am 4/07/08 7:36am