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Eyeball Light Up Bottle Stopper

Eyeball Light Up Bottle Stopper – $12.95 (sold individually) Halloween is right around the corner. Are you worried that ghouls and goblins after your favorite bottle of liquid courage? Keep an eye on your precious bottle of wine with the Eyeball Light Up Bottle Stopper from the NeatoShop. The Eyeball lights with with a LED Light. [...]

Artist Traces Rooms With LED Lights

Talk about shedding some light on a situation! Photographer Janne Parviainen has created room “tracings” using LED lights and long exposure shots to create a glowing scribblefest which outlines the contours of a room. There’s a lot of living energy in Janne’s shots, and the whole glow effect makes each room look like something out of a [...]

Wave Photos by CJ Kale and Nick Selway

Photo: Lava Light Galleries There’s a lot of photographers taking beautiful snapshots of Hawaii, but photographers CJ Kale and Nick Selway of Lava Light Galleries really take [...]

The colour pink does not exist

It’s the colour of flamingos, roses and much more – but is there really such a thing as pink light ? According to scientists, no, there isn’t. Pink is…

The Most Common Cooking Mistakes

Cooking Light published a list of cooking mistakes that seems to be a powerful resource for novice cooks. The first few are exactly the mistakes my young daughters make. 1. You don’t taste as you go. 2. You don’t read the entire recipe before you start cooking. 3. You make unwise substitutions in baking. 4. You boil when you [...]

Ghostly Images with Light Stencils

Light stenciling is like light graffiti, except that it uses stencils for greater control. Wittner Fabrice is a master of the craft and used his skills to create portraits in Vietnam. The people look like phantoms moving through the night. Link | Artist’s Website | How Light Stencils Work

Oreo and Peanut Butter Cup Cupcake Topped with Oreo Frosting and a Peanut Butter Cup

Melanie Janem is a modern day Prometheus, shining a sugary light into the darkness of our stomachs. Let us be thankful. Link -via That’s Nerdalicious! | Previously: Death by Oreo Cupcake

The Forbidden Colors Your Eyes Can’t See

Don’t even bother making reddish green or yellowish blue colors. Your eyes simply can’t see them: Red-green and yellow-blue are the so-called "forbidden colors." Composed of pairs of hues whose light frequencies automatically [...]

Why Some World War II Planes Were Painted Pink

There’s a good reason why this Spitfire is painted pink. It helped its pilot hide in the clouds. Esther Inglis-Arkell explains how: To make sure they were rarely seen from above, these planes were painted to fly just under cloud cover. Although the planes were ideally meant to fly at sunset and sunrise, when the clouds [...]

Faster-than-light neutrinos test repeated

Scientists have confirmed earlier results demonstrating neutrinos moving faster than the speed of light. CERN physicists were left perlexed when an ex…