This Trippy Music Video Is An At-Home Fluid Dynamics Experiment

What happens when your production budget consists of water, soap, food colouring, and maybe a bit of magnetic goo? If you're the filmmaker responsible for this music video, the result is a beautiful demonstration of fluid dynamics, fingering flows, drips, and bubbles. » 3/28/15 5:15pm Saturday 5:15pm

The Coolest Toys Of Toy Soul 2014

It's Toy Soul 2014 in Hong Kong this weekend, and that means there's amazing new toys to be seen from some of Asia's best collectibles makers. Here's some of the amazing new toys from the likes of Sentinel, ThreeZero, Hot Toys and more at the event. » 12/19/14 11:10am 12/19/14 11:10am

Hand soap could be killing you

Ready for your daily dose of FUD? How about a paper linking antibacterial soap to muscle impairment? That's right, now you can be paranoid that cleaning your hands might hurt your heart later in life. » 8/17/12 7:20am 8/17/12 7:20am

Could magnetized soap save us from the next BP oil spill?

A group at The University of Bristol have come up with the world's first magnetic soap. At first, this sounds like just another interesting technological leap from soap on a rope — plus a way to combine two of the world's coolest things, soap and magnets. But actually, this invention could have a much more vital… » 1/24/12 1:39pm 1/24/12 1:39pm

How to create The Blob in your microwave using Ivory soap

Ivory soap has a marketing campaign that trumpets how their product floats in water. To make themselves seem more modern, they could show people what Ivory does in the microwave. Given what happens, it's unlikely they will, though. » 3/10/11 7:00am 3/10/11 7:00am