First Bible on the moon still sparks controversy
“The thing was powered by and old Westclox™ alarm clock -- the cheapest I could buy -- and had an old Angus camera lens on it,” he said. . 27, 1967, White died in flash fire with his two Apollo 1 crewmates while strapped in the capsule on the ...
July 25, 2014
Author documents his struggle with madness in 'The Man with the Electrified Brain'
I was standing on the very edge of the crevasse, an edge sculpted smooth by years of blizzards and sunshine until it had been chamfered to a near-perfect glassiness, its surface like pure white obsidian.The edge arced down from the Greenland ice cap ...
August 12, 2013
Radium: Wonder drug to health hazard
Professional charlatans around the world swore their radium concoctions could cure blindness or turn black skin white. Druggists Contracting with radium coating companies such as Ottawa's Radium Dial Company, clock companies such as the mighty ...
November 16, 2010
JBL Horizon Bluetooth Alarm Clock Radio
The new $100 JBL Horizon clock radio provides a multi-sensory ambient glow of LED lights, Bluetooth streaming, USB charging, and stereo sound. Two separate alarms, customizable for you or your partner, wake you to one of several original digital alarm ...
November 13, 2014
Vacuum-Seal Your Food, a Better Alarm Clock, and a Lot More Deals
Our favorite USB charging station is perfect for your nightstand, your desk, or outlet-deprived hotel rooms. [Anker 40W 5-Port Desktop Charger, $20 with code 20DHALLO] If your phone has wireless charging built-in, it never hurts to have an extra charging ...
October 29, 2014
Top 10 Bizarre Alarm Clocks From Japan That Could Wake Godzilla
The Dumbbell Alarm Clock is... an alarm clock in the shape of a dumbbell. That was easy – waking up to it, not so much. You see, like many Japanese alarm clocks, this one doesn't merely ring to wake you up, it gets you working while your semi-dozing ...
June 4, 2014
10 best alarm clocks
What you won’t find in our list, however, are clocks that aren’t value for money, that don’t last, that have annoyingly loud ticks or ridiculously bright LCD ... of alarm clocks. Then again, The White Company’s Small Karlsson Alarm Clock is also ...
June 4, 2014
Folding Alarm Clock, Black
Uniquely designed folding faux leather travel alarm clock in Black. Light weight, designed for Travel, Bedside or Office use. Easy to read numbers, precision analog quartz movement, easy to set. Includes Button Cell (type LR44 or equivalent) battery.
December 10, 2013
AM/FM Alarm Clock Radio
.6" green LED display. AM/FM receiver. Users can wake to radio or alarm. Sleep. Snooze. Power: 120V AC/60 Hz. Requires 9V battery for back up. Dim: 2.75"H x 6.13"W x 5"DKeep yourself on schedule with this Alarm Clock Radio. You can choose to wake to the AM ...
December 10, 2013
A Mechanical Clock Tells Time With Numbers Composed Of Scrolling Tape
This prototype from Art. Lebedev Studio is a simple display with complex interior. Lentus looks simple. Each number is composed of straightforward lines: three horizontal and two vertical. Watching the digits switch as time passes, however, is where things ...
December 20, 2012