Sex Alert Announces When You're Having Sex, Which is Never

Everybody had a method in college to warn their roommates to stay the hell away when you were lucky enough to con someone into coming home with you. Be it a sock on the doorknob, shoes outside the door or a gigantic X on your whiteboard, it had to be clear enough to get the message across without looking sleazy to… » 11/06/08 12:30pm 11/06/08 12:30pm

Scientists Create Smoothest Mirror Surface Ever

A team at the Autonomous University of Madrid have created what they're calling the smoothest mirror surface ever made. It's flat down to the size scales of individual » 8/22/08 11:15am 8/22/08 11:15am lead atoms, and was made by depositing lead onto silicon crystal at freakish temperatures of -173 to -133°C. This messes with the quantum properties of…

Pick Up Line Generator: Worry Not Awkward Geeks, Gadgets Can Get You Laid

As you know, nothing gets a woman hotter than a really cheesy pick-up line. Or better yet, a really cheesy and wildly inappropriate line—"Oh, I'm sorry, I thought that was a Braille name tag" for example. Fortunately, even the shy awkward geek can get in on the action thanks to our good old friend the gadget. » 1/23/08 7:00pm 1/23/08 7:00pm