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Science Has Finally Figured Out Why Kettles Whistle

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 10.29.2013 | Science

Forget what the fox says. Until recently, the bigger mystery was why the kettle whistles. The high-pitched note emitted by hot kettles has puzzled ...

"Frank Gehry Made a Kettle That Didn't Work": Architect Michael Graves on the Pitfalls of Product Design

ARTINFO | Posted 06.13.2012 | Arts

Curvilinear tables by Zaha Hadid. A violent (and humbly-named) chandelier by Daniel Libeskind. A modernist lamp by Richard Neutra. Architects frequent...

New Year's Non-Resolutions: Appreciating the Inventions that Make Our Lives Easier

Maggie Van Ostrand | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Maggie Van Ostrand

Instead of making new year's resolutions, I'm going to thank the unsung heroes who invented things that will continue to make life easier for yet another year.