How to Make Your Own Self-Destructing Laptop That Blows Up

When a laptop or a phone blows up it's usually because of some dangerous exploding battery. But what if you want to make a laptop self destruct and blow up on its own? You'll have to make something that Q from James Bond would invent, basically. The genius Caleb Kraft did just that. » 5/25/13 1:00am 5/25/13 1:00am

This Robotic Mini-Tank Extinguishes Deadly Fires with 600 Gallons of…

Sometimes a fire is too dangerous for the fire department. Whether it's the risk of an explosion, work on a surface that could collapse, or the presence of hazardous chemicals, a firefighter is always vulnerable. Now, when conditions pose too great a risk for a human, we can enlist a tank. A robot tank. The Howe and… » 10/08/12 11:30am 10/08/12 11:30am

Let's Watch Expensive Things Get Destroyed In Slow Motion

An expensive Les Paul Guitar. An expensive Strat-style guitar. An expensive refrigerator. Let's all take two minutes out of our day and ogle as they're destroyed by fire and explosion, in super slo-mo. It's beautiful. It's cathartic. It's Wednesday. » 8/18/10 6:00pm 8/18/10 6:00pm