Don't you just hate when you had a sleepless night and have to draw every inch of energy possible to concentrate on your work? Caffeine is usually a friendly solution, but illustrator and blogger Yumi Sakugawa has a different approach to healing your body from lethargy.
Sakugawa created an infographic on ways to keep yourself awake using some acupressure techniques. These simple moves can give you a snooze boost and they're easy to do! They include pulling down on your earlobes, rubbing the back of your hand between your thumb and index finger, and pressing against the back of your knee. It also covers general tips like getting some exercise, eating properly and other things like sniffing peppermint oil. Try it!
The drawback of having a cast this cool looking? No one is going to be able to sign on it. But who cares! You want those broken bones to heal. And heal fast! Deniz Karasahin designed a custom cast that comes with an ultrasound device to speed up bone healing. Read more
A new report coming from New Scientist talks about a company called GenePeeks. They use its software to take genome sequences of both parents to produce "10,000 simulated pairings". Which means in the future, you'll get the predict what your kids would look like, along with a slew of other things. Read more
Ever wondered what a scientifically accurate Spongebob Squarepants would be like? The answer is - really super disgusting. Of course, if it were real, it would probably be a less interesting character. Though it's hard to say whether or not it'll be able to make friends like it does on its show. Read more