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This Daring Distiller Is Rocketing Whiskey Into Space
Space Travel

This Daring Distiller Is Rocketing Whiskey Into Space

Japan's Suntory Holdings is taking one small, historic step for cocktail connoisseurs everywhere.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Google Glass Is Creeping Back
Google Glass

Google Glass Is Creeping Back

The tech company is reportedly launching a new version aimed at businesses and without the histrionics that accompanied the product's initial debut.
Laura Entis
Behind the Scenes With Facebook's New Solar-Powered Internet Drone and Laser Technology
Innovation

Behind the Scenes With Facebook's New Solar-Powered Internet Drone and Laser Technology

Facebook wants to blanket the planet with Internet connectivity, and it's developed a huge, solar-powered aircraft to help it do so.
Warning: If You Pee on These Walls, They'll Pee Back at You
Far Out Tech

Warning: If You Pee on These Walls, They'll Pee Back at You

Public urination has hit a messy, innovative wall in San Francisco thanks to this wizz-repelling paint.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
5 Apple Patents We Hope Will Be Used to Make Actual Products
Patents

5 Apple Patents We Hope Will Be Used to Make Actual Products

From biometric-tracking headphones to water-resistant electronic parts, we'd be into a lot of these products. Get on it, Apple.
Laura Entis
How This Video Game Company Is Helping People Hear Better
Far Out Tech

How This Video Game Company Is Helping People Hear Better

Turtle Beach designed the technology for gamers, but soon realized people with hearing loss could benefit from it.
John Gaudiosi
15 Absurdly Wonderful Bacon-Flavored Products
Bacon

15 Absurdly Wonderful Bacon-Flavored Products

From seaweed to vodka, check out these ridiculous porky goods.
Kate Taylor
21 Ways to Get Inspired (Infographic)
Creativity

21 Ways to Get Inspired (Infographic)

Save this infographic for times when your muse could use a little boost.
Linda Lacina
GE and NFL Team Up to Fund Research Into Concussion Detection
Far Out Tech

GE and NFL Team Up to Fund Research Into Concussion Detection

The league has been criticized for its cavalier attitude toward traumatic head injuries and it's thought that more than 25 percent of players will suffer brain problems.
4 Things Truly Innovative Startups Never Do
Innovation

4 Things Truly Innovative Startups Never Do

Startups disrupting the status quo all work in different ways, but there are a few commonalities they do to succeed.
Shanon Marks
3D-Printed DNA 'Bunnies' Could Deliver Drugs Into Your Body
Far Out Tech

3D-Printed DNA 'Bunnies' Could Deliver Drugs Into Your Body

These colorful animals are more than just cute.
Steve Dent
The Founder of Essie Reflects on the Evolution of Her Iconic Nail Polish Brand
If I Knew Then

The Founder of Essie Reflects on the Evolution of Her Iconic Nail Polish Brand

The cosmetics company founder Essie Weingarten reflects on the obstacles and triumphs of growing a business.
Nina Zipkin
Human + A.I. = Your Business Future
Artificial Intelligence

Human + A.I. = Your Business Future

A wave of startups are part of a new trend that promises to radically simplify our lives by making it harder to determine whether we're communicating with a person or computer code.
Nir Eyal
A Small Business in Montana Just Won $1.5 Million for Ocean Health Technology
Innovation

A Small Business in Montana Just Won $1.5 Million for Ocean Health Technology

As carbon dioxide is burned to fuel our lives, a percentage of that carbon ends up in the world's oceans. The first step in fixing the problem is being able to accurately measure it. That's what Sunburst Sensors is doing.
Catherine Clifford