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Emergency Beacon with Scrunchable Antenna Can be Sewn into Clothes

Getting lost may be getting harder to do with this new scrunchable, stretchable and water-resistant antenna that can be sewn into your clothes: It’s meant for life vests worn in the water, and connects [...]

A Collaborative Investigation

This photograph of a liquor store was taken in Minneapolis in 1939, and recently posted to Shorpy. Interesting, but… what is that futuristic thing sticking up out of the car parked in front? The first comment on the picture identified the car as a new 1939 Mercury, and the second commenter asked about the flashy antenna. [...]